What’s the first thing you do when you want to gear up for a trip? Pack, duh. But when you know you want to incorporate wellness into your travel experience, it can be a Sunday Times brain teaser to fit even the bare necessities in without having to check a bag. Well, now you can have the best of both worlds and avoid all that boring bag-fee to baggage claim drama by picking the right tote to sling all your travel goodies in. We’ve rounded up our top picks for the most versatile wellth-friendly travel bags on the market so you can go better, jet setter.


ONA In Swahili, the word ona (pronounced ō’na) means, “to feel,” “to believe,” and “to experience with the eyes.” True to their namesake, the bags we’ve seen from ONA’s latest travel line make you want to believe in something again. It’s that kind of magic, infused in a product, that we believe adds joy to the journey. It doesn’t really get wellthier than that, friends. ona blog

Fleabgs Founded by two fabulous boss lady entrepreneurs, Fleabgs gets it on every level. They source their materials consciously and each piece is hand dyed and designed in Red Hook, NY. Beyond the sheer brilliance of the design of each piece, they look pretty damn incredible to boot. The team recently started manufacturing in India and are now able to produce even more lightweight styles for impromptu adventures.

Overt Designed for the NYC fashion femme fatale, by an NYC fashion femme fatale. We are swooning over these bags, especially as of late when meetings turn to workouts and back again until happy hour. Overt bags think of everything from pockets for your planner to water bottle holders and a secret compartment for, well dirty unmentionables. Best of all, you never have to switch bags or ask for forgiveness. One bag fits all. overt

Sol & Selene Always in athleisure-wear? These Sol & Selene bags take your look to the next level. They’re fitness-forward and designed for the athelete on the go, while understanding that you are doing way more than just going to the gym with your active lifestyle. No matter where life takes you, Sol & Selene wants you to feel chic, organized, and ready for anything. Love these for days when I know I’m going to be at my laptop and around the city as much as I’ll be hitting the studio.

Your favorite bag ladies,
S & J