Journalist Josh Sims discovers how Globe-Trotter suitcases came to embody the eternal allure of travel
In 2012, Globe-Trotter created a one-off suitcase for Skyfall. Since then we have created several special-edition collections, suitcases and accessories fit for the world’s most famous spy. With the 25th installment of the franchise ‘No Time To Die’ due for release in April next year – and to celebrate James Bond Day on Saturday 5 October – we caught up with producer Michael G. Wilson.
Every Globe-Trotter tells a story – and the six-strong collection belonging to John Evans and his family reflects a life filled with travel and adventure spanning more than half a century
HRH The Princess Royal, President of the UK Fashion & Textile Association, visited heritage brand and luxury luggage maker Globe-Trotter at its factory in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire to help promote British-made products.
A Globe-Trotter vanity case is the ultimate throwback to a bygone era of luxury. We take a look at the origins of this ornate yet eminently practical travel staple.
In the first of a new series profiling Globe-Trotter suitcases and their owners, we talk to stylist, menswear editor and creative consultant Gareth Scourfield.
This month, Globe-Trotter is marking a new milestone with the release of the brand-new Centenary leather range, designed to match the iconic suitcases. Not only that, but a stylish new Oxblood colourway also launches this month; perfect for the autumn season.
This month, Dublin-based writer Polly Dennison discovers the story behind the much-loved Globe-Trotter suitcase belonging to the late Professor Timothy B Counihan, one of Ireland’s first cardiologists.
The British adventurer on the challenges he faced reaching the South Pole, and his childhood hero and longtime Globe-Trotter fan, Robert F Scott.
A look at the closely guarded processes that go into making our legendary luggage.
Designed to stand the test of time, Globe-Trotter’s cases have been pushed to the limit over the past 120 years, proving it’s not just the design that has staying power.
Globe-Trotter has gone back to its roots for the AW17 collection by looking to the company’s first factory headquarters, a Victorian red-brick building at 150 St John St, Clerkenwell.