For some celebs traveling doesn’t always call for sweats and hoodies. TV personality Star Jones sits pretty with her luxe Louis Vuitton luggage and equally fashionable leather and denim look.
High End: Louis Vuitton Pegase, about $2000
While celeb jet-setters like Star would rather not touch down without their Louis luggage, we’ll take it as inspiration for our own fab recession-proof travel gear. Keep clicking for our luxe for less alternative.
Low: Diane Von Furstenberg "Diva", $169
The sleek details of Diane von Furstenberg’s “Diva Collection” make strutting down the runway (we mean jetway) that much more haute. Find it at macy’s.com
Zoe Saldana at LAX
Zoe’s understated look is travel gear we can all relate to, especially the long cardigan and scarf to keep warm on a chilly plane. Her cute-as-button ballet flats are just what a girl needs to trek across a crowded airport.
High End: Lanvin Ankle Strap Ballet Flats, $565
These super cozy Lanvin flats come with an elastic throat and adjustable ankle strap. They’re classic and chic, and a worthy investment if you’ve got the budget. Check out our equally worthy take on foxy flats.
Low: Gabriella Rocha Neve Flats, $79
With new security measures being implemented, you can expect an even longer wait at the airport. Slip on these cuties for some extra sweet comfort and style while you wait. Find them at zappos.com
Usher arriving in Washington D.C.
Add a duffle bag to your 2010 must-have list for overnight trips or long-weekend getaways. Usher keeps it upscale with his uber-pricey Bottega Veneta bag.
High End: Bottega Veneta Duffle Bag, $3,800
This posh duffle bag—in signature Bottega Veneta woven leather—comes with a detachable strap and an interior zip pocket. Click on for an urban take on the weekend duffle bag.
Low: NE41 Leather "Mulliner" Duffle, about $90
Remember your duffle bag should be flexible enough to fit in the overhead compartment. This soft and durable duffle is inspired by the diamond-quilted interiors of Bentley Mulliner luxury cars. Find it at n4e1.com
Janet Jackson at Heathrow Airport
By now Janet has got the international travel routine down to a tee and knows that easy, breathable materials that won’t wrinkle are best for long hours on a plane. Here she pairs an asymmetric cardigan with jersey harem pants and layered tees.
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High End: Donna Karan Infinity Cardigan, $995
If we could we’d all choose cashmere over acrylic to handle that often inexplicable airplane chill. The best part about this sheer cardi is that it can be worn an infinite number of ways. We’ve found another way to keep warm. Click on to find out.
Low: Asymmetric Cardigan, $123
This cerulean cotton cardigan is equally inventive and twists in an infinite number of ways for your added comfort. We call it shabby chic and perfect for a budget getaway. Find it at allsaints.com
Rihanna arriving at Heathrow
Ah, fashion magazines. If you’re like us you stock up on your mags before boarding the plane. Here Rihanna adds star power to the equation with her dramatic oversized shades.
High End: Jee Vice "Red Hot" Shades, $275
Lets face it, traveling can reek havoc on the skin and you’re probably not exactly camera-ready when you step off the plane. And since celebs are in the imgage business these trendy oversized shades make a bold statement.
Low: Velveteen Sunglasses, $100
We’re taking a page from celebs and making our own statement as we make our way through the airport. You know what we’re really hiding behind those frames. Find them at tilly’s.com
Halle Berry and Family at LAX
We’re taking a page from Halle and remembering that despite all the heavy-duty luggage, a girl never sacrifices style, nor does she leave her handbag behind. Here Halle keeps it glam with a trendy satchel.
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High End: Christian Dior Tote, $1625
We imagine Halle kept her family’s passport and the like in her Lady Dior satchel.
Low: Aldo Chelser Hanbag, $34
Take a page from Halle’s stylish travel tote by getting your hands on this super affordable and spacious handbag. It’s always best to keep important documents like a passport near you at all times, and we know you’re not letting your handbag out of your sight any time soon. Find it at aldo.com