packin’ up

30 Nov

What is the deal with our obsession with stacked vintage suitcases and steamer trunks?  You see it all the time, but it never gets old, does it?

a blurry pic taken at a second-hand shop in Belgium

at an antiques show in Paris

checking one out at a flea market in Paris

à la Louis Vuitton

a lovely LV display from hodinkee.com

A friend recently told me about an idea she had seen on Designsponge this past spring, where they converted a vintage suitcase into a coffee table.  (See it here.)  She said she was going to give it a try!

As for me, I haven’t yet found my perfect vintage trunk, so I’ll keep looking….

Alors, à bientôt,

k.

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