MR.CHATO Collection

People often describe a vacation as an “escape”. It’s a reactive word – the implication is that you’re running away from something, namely the monotonous daily trudge of working life. But it’s also possible to be proactive when plotting out your precious annual leave. In fact, there’s no rule that says you have to spend the duration on a sunbed. So why not spend the time – gasp! – learning something? 

There are few things that never go out of style, and chief among them is weekender luggage. A well-made handbag is the past present and future.