Volvo Launches Bespoke Weekend Travel Bag

Volvo Launches Bespoke Weekend Travel Bag

Volvo is set to produce a limited number of Ilse Crawford designed weekend travel bags. Ilse best know for her work behind the Soho House brand translated Volvo’s values of style, versatility and everyday luxury in to the bag design.

The bag is made from Volvo’s contemporary ventilated soft leather upholstery leather available in many of there high-end cars. The chalk coloured leather takes reference from the Nordic paler and the lining is Swedish red. The bag has pockets on each side for easy access to papers and travel documents, it also features a separate practical bag inside and the same stitching details as Volvo seats so that it is ultra durable.

Ilse Crawford said “Designing a Volvo bag was quite a personal matter. Coming from a big family a lot of my early life took place in a Volvo: all the critical rites of passage - from going to school to going on first dates, moving house to moving out”

Bridge of Weir based in Sottish, will be providing the leather for the bag. They have been supplying leather to Volvo for over 25 years. There will only be 100 bags being produced, a limited number of which are available for purchase at www.brittique.com, priced at ?400.