8 Adorable Vanity Suitcases You’ll Want to Travel With

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While carrying a vanity suitcase might seem a bit high maintenance, there’s actually a greater purpose to using them other than as an excuse to bring your whole bathroom on the road with you. While they are roomy enough to allow you to fit your complete makeup arsenal, what they’re especially great for is keeping your makeup and beauty products safe and secure from damage while traveling.

These diverse and adorable options below allow you to choose from small or large cases, plastic or polycarbonate materials, a lighted mirror perhaps and price ranges that are sure to meet your needs. These vanity travel cases were very popular in the 50s and 60s and have made a big comeback recently for good reasons. Continue reading for some retro-inspired cases that couldn’t be more adorable.

1. Caboodles On-The-Go Girl

Remember Caboodles from way back in the 80’s and 90’s? Well, this throwback brand is back in a big (modernized) way. The original and iconic Caboodles On-The-Go Girl makeup and accessory case features a spacious interior, removable accessory tray and flip lid mirror. Updated in this glam rose gold color, the OG of makeup cases will help get you and your makeup from point A to B safely and securely.

Travel Case Cabbodle Image Courtesy Ulta


2. Gourdoll Makeup Travel Case

This Makeup Travel, Organizer and Storage case is equipped with tons of compartments and brush slots to keep all your makeup and beauty essentials tidy and organized. To make your life even easier, the compartments are not fixed and can be designed and adjusted according to your needs to meet your individual space requirements. This is a multi-functional bag that is made from a high-quality PU fabric that is light, easy to clean and scratch resistant so you can just wipe down and go.

Makeup Travel Case Gourdall Image Courtesy Amazon


3. Impressions Vanity Co. Makeup Carry Case

The Makeup Carrying Case by Impressions Vanity Co. makes traveling easier with this roomy (yet not too big) makeup case. Complete with two rows of adjustable dividers, an expandable pouch and zipper pocket on the lid, this bag will go with you everywhere while keeping your makeup and brushes safe and secure.

Makeup Carry Case Impressions Vanity Co Image Courtesy Urban Outfitters


4. Joligrace Makeup Train Case

This Makeup Train Case is a quality makeup organizer that comes with three-tiered trays, a mirror, detachable brush holder and a large bottom compartment. This traveling makeup station so-to-speak will help get you ready in a moment’s notice as it will be able to hold everything you need to complete your look. The large bottom compartment is a great place to keep bigger items such as skincare essentials and even features a convenient brush holder. The lightweight case also comes with a large padded handle to make carrying more comfortable and enhanced durable corner hinges will make this product last a long time. It’s great for both professionals and amateurs alike.

Makeup Case Joligrace Image Courtesy Amazon


5. Soho New York Beauty Case

For a more old-fashioned look, The London Soho New York Beauty Case is designed with a vintage look, that resembles the makeup storage cases that were popular 30+ years ago. This case features a top compartment that is perfect for any makeup palettes and brushes while the bottom compartment features three drawers that will hold lipsticks, mascaras, makeup tools and more. The gold color will help this case stand out in a crowd and includes a top handle with three locks and keys so that your makeup is secure wherever you may go.

Vanity Case Soho Image Courtesy Ulta


6. CALPAK Hard Shell Vanity Case

Calpak’s Vanity Case is a modern wonder that is made from a lightweight yet durable hard shell polycarbonate material to make travel easy and convenient. It’s great for for stowing your toiletries, this case comes with two zippered compartments with waterproof mesh covers and a detachable shoulder strap which enables you to carry it cross-body if the need should arise. The gray and white marbling on the outside keeps this bag modern and cool and two-way zip fastening along top and sides keeps it secure.

Vanity Suitcase Calpak Image Courtesy Net A Porter


7. Impression Vanity Co. Vanity Travel Case

This portable vanity travel case gives you something a little extra in case you are a little extra – an energy saving, full-size mirror with LED bulbs that provide bright, long-lasting light so you can get ready wherever and whenever you want. Also included are a detachable main compartment with adjustable dividers, a detachable power cord and durable construction to keep all your makeup and beauty products protected.

Vanity Travel Case Impressions Vanity Co Image Courtesy Nordstrom


8. Ted Baker Vanity Case

Ted Baker’s Vanity Case might be the cutest of them all due to its stylish white and rose-gold hardware intertwined with sweet bows embossed all over the case. The Beau Vanity Case is made from as durable as it comes polycarbonate to help it withstand the rigors of travel while keeping it lightweight and easy to carry. Inside has two interior compartments with zip and mesh pockets, a zip-around closure to keep everything secure and a top handle to help you carry it around.

Beau Vanity Case Ted Baker London Image Courtesy Nordstrom

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