Whether you’re travelling for business or pleasure, for a weekend or a month, a wash bag is an essential piece of kit for the journey. How else will you keep grooming accessories organised and at hand, ensuring you always look your best?
Although wash bags are available in many different fabrics, the smart set has always favoured leather. It’s not only tough, durable and waterproof, but it looks fantastic too. Here are our top 10 best men’s leather wash bags.
Our 10 Best Men’s Leather Wash Bags Reviewed
10. Lorenz Men’s Leather Wash Bag
Made in brown leather, this smart leather wash bag by Lorenz is large enough for short or long getaways. There are two main compartments, each closed by a zip that runs the length of the bag, plus a zipped pocket on the front to keep smaller items close at hand. A strap at one end can be used as a carrying handle or wrist strap.
The cowhide leather outer is robust and good looking, and the bag is lined in a complimentary shade. The best thing of all? The price tag is wallet friendly.
9. Ashwood Leather Hanging Wash Bag
The Ashwood Leather Hanging Wash Bag exemplifies a vintage and rustic look that blends leather and canvas – available in black, brown, mud and tan.
The oiled leather has a distressed finish that’s designed to look even better as it acquires scuffs and scratches on your travels, while straps and brass buckles with a press stud closure compliments its vintage appearence.
This men’s leather wash bag folds out to hang from a wall or door hook in the bathroom of your accommodation. The interior features a lining in suede and waterproof canvas, and the main compartment can be removed for easy washing.
A large zipped compartment, fold over pocket and two elasticated pockets keep everything in order, and there’s a long zipped pocket to store a toothbrush and toothpaste.
8. Ashwood Chelsea Leather Wash Bag
Available in a selection of black, brown, glossy chestnut and rich cognac finishes, the Ashwood Chelsea Leather Wash Bag is luxurious without burdening your wallet. Padded to protect your toiletries and integrating a waterproof lining, this handy wash bag is made for travel.
A main compartment with an interior zip pocket, smaller zip compartment with pockets, and zip pockets at the front and rear ensure everything has its place. The brass zips have leather tabs for easy opening and closing, and there’s even a leather carrying strap on one end.
7. Maxwell Scott The Tanta
Made from Italian leather in a choice of tan, brown, or black, the Tanta Leather Wash Bag by Maxwell Scott is a luxurious wash bag in a unique yet classy style. There’s generous space in the single main compartment, featuring contrast lining and an interior pocket, and an additional zipped pocket on the exterior front to quickly access smaller items.
Reinforced corners help the bag keep its shape and stand upright, while a subtle embossed logo adds an extra touch of class for the sophisticated gentleman.
6. Aspinal of London Leather Wash Bag
Aspinal of London is a famous name in men’s accessories, and an assurance of quality. This elegantly large leather wash bag is hand made of Italian leather with contrast stitching, and can be aquired in smooth black or cognac, and navy or teal saffiano.
The single main compartment – with a luxurious silk lining and a zipped pocket inside – easily holds everything you need for a trip. Protective rubber feet keeps the bag stable and preserves the exquisite leather finish. The Aspinal of London Leather Wash Bag can be personalised to make it extra special.
5. Aspinal of London Leather Hanging Wash Bag
Coming in smooth black, smooth cognac and black jewel calf skin, the Aspinal of London Leather Hanging Wash Bag elegantly stands out as it hangs from its metal loop, giving you quick and easy access to your toiletries.
There are zipped mesh and clear pockets for items you want visible, and regular zipped compartments to conceal others.
All compartments are lined with a hard wearing and water resistant fabric. For extra convenience, the wash bag has a mirror which can be attached to the bag via its snap closure, and a long carry handle at the rear.
4. Ted Baker Cobbler Leather Wash Bag
The Ted Baker Cobbler Leather Wash Bag harmonises a graceful mediterranean style with a modern touch. Made from faux leather, it features a main compartment accessed by a zip at the top, while a second pocket is opened by a zip around the base.
The interior is lined in royal blue faux suede which not only refines its appearence, but it also makes your toiletries more visible. Mesh pockets and elasticated holders keep everything in place when you’re on the road. In addition to toiletries, the Cobbler Leather Wash Bag by Ted Baker provides a home for small items such as chargers and cables when you’re on the move.
3. Vida Vida Leather Hanging Wash Bag
Combining an executive style with practicality, the Vida Vida Leather Hanging Wash Bag is made for the modern classy man. This functional case folds out to reveal two zipped compartments, as well as one mesh and one transparent pocket.
Steel studs and a steel hanging hook adds character, while the magnetic closure and carrying handle provides convenience. Hand made in black or tan buffalo leather, this leather wash bag from Vida Vida looks the part – for a personal touch, it can be customised with a name, initials or a message.
2. Maxwell Scott The Duno
Available in two sizes – medium and large – the Duno by Maxwell Scott is a minimalistic yet timeless Italian leather toiletry bag with plenty of room for everything you need to carry. Matching in design, both sizes feature a main compartment with a wipe clean lining in faux leather, plus a zipped pocket on the outside to keep smaller items at hand.
One difference is the Duno Large has an attached carry handle at one end, while the Duno Medium is the perfect size to just grab and go. Night Black, Chestnut Tan and Dark Chocolate Brown are the select of colours to choose from; each one just as elegant as the next.
1. John Lewis Leather Wash Bag
Sometimes, the simplest is simply the best, and in this case, you really cannot go wrong with this minimalistic Leather Wash Bag from John Lewis.
Hand made in Florence, Italy from vegetable tanned leather, it’s built to withstand lifelong travels and will come out looking better than ever.
The full length zip with leather tab opens a single, roomy compartment which is lined with cotton, featuring a stylish design. A long lasting travelling companion, it won’t cost you the world but it’ll mean the world to you.