As part of its ongoing series, luxe luggage makers Samsonite ( have teamed with Victor & Rolf (, pictured above, to produce a collection of travel bags and accessories for FW 2008/9.

The “Samsonite Black Label by Viktor & Rolf” collection marks the Dutch design duo as the latest in a string of designers who have collaborated with the company, others including Xavier Kegels, Matthew Williamson and Alexander McQueen.

Bringing their quirky aesthetic to the humble travel tote, expect to see a new take on beauty cases and boarding bags. With the signature twist that Rolf Snoeren and Viktor Horsting are known for, this is set to be a collection that the world’s most discerning and fashionable male and female travelers will no doubt adore.

The line will be distributed beginning spring throughout all 57 Samsonite Black Label stores, as well as premium department stores worldwide and online.