Grooming

Best men’s wash bags for grooming abroad

Take your grooming seriously? Then a plastic security bag just won't cut it when it comes to carrying your toiletries on a trip abroad. To schlep your moisturiser, aftershave and the like in style you'll need a wash bag of repute. Or at least one that's on par with the effort you into scouting an exfoliator worth its salt.

That's why we've done our research to find the best wash bags for men to ensure you travel in gentlemanly fashion. From Balenciaga to Burberry, these picks will all marry with your suitcase while allowing plenty of space for the skincare and beard-related essentials you need. And the products you carry around just in case.

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Coach

For something timeless, Coach has you covered with this stylish pebble leather wash bag. Plus, it features an interior zipped compartment and a front zip pocket, perfect for splitting up your kit. £287. At farfetch.com

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Bally

Perfect for slipping into your gym bag, this transparent wash bag has all the space you need for your grooming essentials. Plus, its yellow logo emblazoned across the front adds a stylish touch. £46. At farfetch.com

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Mulberry

If you’re in the market for something more durable, look no further than Mulberry. This 100 per cent scotch-grain leather wash bag is hard-wearing, waterproof and practical as well as stylish. The perfect travelling companion. £195. At Selfridges. selfridges.com

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Tom Ford

Opt into the camo trend with this leather wash bag from Tom Ford. Crafted in Italy, it is equipped with both zipped and slip pockets so you can keep all your grooming products neatly organised. £1,150. At mrporter.com

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Dsquared2

You can trust Dsquared2 to bring a stylish edge to the basic wash bag. Fitted with an internal compartment, a front zip pocket and a side handle, this nylon black wash bag is stamped with the label’s signature logo in a neon yellow. A bold but simple choice. £175. At farfetch.com

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Burberry

Want to carry your British heritage abroad without being violently sunburnt or asking for the bill with a series of preposterous hand gestures? This Burberry wash bag is the one for you. Clad in the brand's iconic tan check it's a homely reminder of our nation's pose and elegance. £330. matchesfashion.com

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Balenciaga

Balenciaga isn't a brand that's known for its utility, but this wash bag is an entirely different beast to its delirious dad trainers and supermarket totes. A shell wash bag that's been etched all over with the its maker's logo, it's the very picture of restraint. Honest. £357. matchesfashion.com

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Bottega Veneta

A little luxury goes a long way when you’re away from home, which is just as well since this Bottega Veneta wash bag is pretty much doused in opulence. Its smooth black leather exterior is weaved in the brand’s signature Intercciato style for maximum class. £685. matchesfashion.com

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Prada

Simplicity is the essence of this Prada-made nylon bag, which sticks to an all-black ethos with only a silver-toned plaque belying its Italian origins. One for the refined jetsetter. £268. matchesfashion.com

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Paul Smith

Trust Paul Smith to bring some flair to the traditionally staid wash bag game. This grained leather affair has a giant multicoloured stripe running through its centre, so there'll be no confusing it with your travel mate's. £166. matchesfashion.com

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Barbour

Eschewing the “all-black everything” vibes of pretty much every other wash bag, this Barbour-made companion instead opts for a brown leather look. One that harks back to its rural heritage while you explore the world's cityscapes. £69.95. johnlewis.com

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Gucci

Not a wash bag for wallflowers, this Gucci case harks back to the halcyon days of the 70s with its webbed Supreme canvas and a textured leather trim. It’s got plenty of space inside for all your grooming essentials too. £260. selfridges.com

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