Looking for a Sustainable Luggage Carry On? Look No Further

Having good luggage can make traveling a breeze. It’s easy to carry around, pleasing to look at, and great for organizing. But finding perfect luggage can be challenging, especially if you want something sustainable and durable— unless you shop at Rothy’s. You can find sustainable luggage at Rothy’s that’s stylish, versatile, and perfect for when you’re on the go.

We all want compact, lightweight, and convenient luggage to bring with us on the plane. Fortunately, Rothy's combines all of that and more in our assortment of sustainable suitcases, making them ideal for traveling. Whether you’re going on a quick weekend getaway or an extended vacation, our sustainable travel bags will work for various types of excursions. Shop our collection of sustainable luggage and find your perfect travel bag.


Reasons to use sustainable luggage

There are many reasons why you should use sustainable luggage. Sustainable luggage is typically made of recycled materials, so it’s better for the environment. In fact, Rothy’s sustainable travel bags are made with our signature thread, which is spun from plastic bottles. Most of our travel bags are made with ocean-bound marine plastic, making our luggage a more sustainable choice than other brands.

Over 493,000 pounds of ocean-bound marine plastic has been transformed into thread used to create Rothy’s sustainable luggage

Sustainable luggage also tends to be more durable. Unlike other bags that fall apart quickly, our luggage is built to last and will withstand constant wear and tear, so you can take your suitcase around the world without worrying about it breaking.

There’s nothing worse than having to lug around a cumbersome suitcase when you’re traveling, but with a sustainable suitcase, that won’t ever be a problem. You want a travel bag with comfortable handles you can hold onto while waiting in long lines or traveling from place to place, and you can find exactly that with Rothy’s. Our luggage is lightweight and designed for comfort, so you can easily carry it, even if you stuff two weeks’ worth of clothing into it.

The Weekender

The Weekender Bag by Rothy’s - Details

If you’re searching for a sustainable weekend bag that is lightweight, comfortable to carry, and good for the environment, look no further than The Weekender. The Weekender combines everything you want in a carry-on in a stylish suitcase that’s perfect for all your travel needs. It has some of the best sustainable bag features, like roomy compartments and comfortable top handles, so whether it’s a treat for yourself or someone else, The Weekender bag is an excellent choice for any jetsetter.


There are a lot of notable features that make The Weekender bag stand out. Not only is it a sustainable duffle bag that’s made from recycled materials, but it’s also super stylish. This sustainable suitcase is designed for weekend getaways, but it’s so spacious that you could probably get away with packing a week's worth of clothes in it.

It has three roomy compartments that are specifically designed for organization. You can put your clothes in one compartment, your toiletries in another, and your electronics in the last. It also has padded top handles for optimal comfort and an adjustable, detachable strap, just in case you want to wear it like a crossbody bag. The best part about The Weekender is that it fits in the overhead bin for most major airlines, making it the perfect carry-on luggage you’ve been searching for.

The smaller side compartment of the bag has a magnetic closure and an interior zip pocket, so you can safely store your personal items, like your keys or wallet. The larger side compartment has a zipper closure, which is excellent for keeping your laptop or personal tablet safe and secure while you’re on the move. It also comes with a dust bag and a wash bag, allowing you to easily throw it in the washing machine when it needs cleaning.

The Weekender bag is made of a combination of sustainable materials, including our very own thread blend made of plastic bottles. This specific bag is made of about 1388 grams of ocean-bound marine plastic.

Care instructions

One of the best things about Rothy’s products is that they’re very easy to care for. All you have to do to clean your sustainable duffle bag is remove the base insert and place it, along with the duffle, in the wash bag that you’ve provided. Then, just put the entire wash bag in the washing machine and turn it on. Just make sure you only use cold water, mild detergent, and the most delicate cycle so your bag can remain in pristine condition. When it’s done washing, let it air dry. For specific care instructions for your sustainable bag, you can also check out details online.

How to style

Not only is The Weekender bag sustainable and functional, but it’s also stylish. It comes in a variety of sleek colors, including Shadow Black, Camel and Black, and Sand Stone, so you can find a color that suits your individual style. But no matter what color you choose, The Weekender will go with just about anything in your closet. You can even pair it with comfortable flats in a matching color for an easy airport outfit that makes you look put together.

The Overnighter

The Overnighter Bag by Rothy’s - Details

Going away for the night and need something to keep your stuff in? Easy, The Overnighter is the perfect choice for you. For those who prefer to pack light, The Overnighter will give you more than enough space. It’s designed for quick trips but still provides plenty of space so you can organize your belongings and keep everything secure. So for those nights when you need to get out of town and clear your head, you can reach for The Overnighter and be ready to go.


The Overnighter Bag is ideal for short trips when you need to pack the necessities. It features a double-closure zipper for added security and durable bag feet that prevent scuffs and scratches. With two spacious compartments, you can fit everything you need for a quick getaway. The bag's main compartment is perfect for clothing and shoes, while the side compartment is great for keeping personal items safe and secure. The Overnighter also has padded top handles for extra comfort and an adjustable, detachable shoulder strap. It comes with a wash bag and dust bag for easy care.

The Overnighter is knit with a combination of sustainable thread. We use marine plastic and our signature thread blend, which is spun from plastic bottles, to create this bag. In fact, it is made with about 1388 grams of ocean-bound marine plastic, so by purchasing The Overnighter, you’re making a stride towards sustainability.

Care instructions

With The Overnighter, caring for a bag has never been easier. To clean, you just need to remove the base insert and place it, along with the bag, in the wash bag. Then, you can just toss the wash bag into the washing machine and run it with cold water and mild detergent. Be sure to use the most delicate cycle to keep the bag sturdy. When it’s done washing, let it air dry, and it will be as good as new in no time.

How to Style

You can pair the bag with a classy office outfit if you need to catch a plane after work or with matching sweats and a sweatshirt for a trendy airport look. No matter how you style it, you’re going to look put together when you have a Rothy’s travel bag with you.

We also offer free shipping and free returns, so you can easily exchange your bag for another color if you’re unhappy with your purchase. Just return it within 30 days, and you’ll get your money back in no time.

Happy woman traveling and walking in the airport

Travel sustainably with Rothy’s

If you’re looking for durable, lightweight, and stylish, sustainable luggage, you can’t go wrong with any of Rothy’s sustainable travel bags. Whether you’re going away for a night or a weekend, our travel bags are ideal for any jetsetter. They’re spacious, secure, and easy to carry. And who said your suitcase had to be unattractive? Rothy’s travel bags are super chic and great for any occasion (or outfit).

All of Rothy’s products are designed with made-to-last materials that are not only durable but also sustainable. By using a combination of sustainable materials and ocean-bound plastic, we’ve created travel bags that are better for the environment. Rather than being made of plastic that can release harmful chemicals into the atmosphere, our travel bags are designed with sustainability in mind. When you buy a sustainable weekender bag from Rothy’s, you’re helping to create a cleaner and healthier planet.