StyleFile #25: Trunks And Suitcases

I absolutely love vintage trunks and suitcases. I find they are not only terrific for storage, but are great complements to any decor.

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Trunks like this one can fit in a tight space and display an assortment of personal collectibles.

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Although nothing new, a trunk still makes a great coffee table.

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A leather trunk can take the place of a side table and…

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…so can a stack of vintage suitcases!

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A decoupaged trunk continues the romantic feel of this girl’s bedroom.

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This decidedly more masculine bedroom has a great antique leather trunk at the foot of the bed.

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Built-in closets leave an exposed area on top where the owner has stored numerous trunks and suitcases.

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This bedroom uses a niche for a fun collection of trunks and suitcases.

(Photos-  British Easy Living, House Beautiful, American Homestyle, Better Homes and Gardens, House and Garden, Elle Decor, Inside Out)

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3 responses to “StyleFile #25: Trunks And Suitcases

  1. oooh that top photo is AMAZING!!

  2. I swore by this when I lived in a studio apartment in nyc. Still love the look. (I have trouble staying away from old suitcases at the flea market…)

  3. I love them too! We have one bit like the trunk in the first picture…