Serena Williams Launches Second Luggage Collection With Away

The latest Away x Serena Williams collection includes several new products like a convertible backpack tote that is just as useful now as it will be once we’re all traveling regularly again.

Serena Williams Launches Second Luggage Collection With Away

Even Serena Williams has to fake a trip to Paris for now.

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Tennis great Serena Williams is teaming up again with Away to launch the second collection she’s codesigned with the cult favorite luggage brand.

The inaugural Away x Serena Williams collection that debuted in February 2020 featured bold red hard- and soft-sided luggage with multi-colored camo print interiors. For her latest collaboration, which launches January 28, Williams chose shades of periwinkle, coral, and green, as well as a custom gray swirled pattern.

In addition to the brand’s signature polycarbonate suitcases, the line also includes a kid-size carry-on, packing cubes, a toiletry case, and a pet carrier. Away is also launching several brand-new items with this collection, including a convertible backpack tote and a jewelry sleeve.

Like other avid travelers, Williams and her busy travel schedule of tennis tournaments around the world have been greatly curtailed by the COVID-19 pandemic. However, she hopes that this new bag collection can be used in day-to-day life now and also give people something to look forward to once they are ready to travel again.

“I’m thrilled to share a collection that speaks to the new realities of travel and highlights my personal take on design and functionality, all with the hope that it can get people excited for the future,” Williams said in a press release.

This isn’t the only collaboration Away has launched recently. In October 2020, the luggage brand launched two other limited edition collections with the high-end audio brand Master & Dynamic and actress Rashida Jones.

As for the Away x Serena Williams limited-edition collection? That goes on sale online and in Away stores in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom starting January 28, 2021. Here’s a look at every item in the line:

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The new suitcase colors include coral, periwinkle, and a light shade of green.

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Away x Serena Williams Classic Polycarbonate Suitcases

Buy Now: the Carry-On, $225, awaytravel.com; the Bigger Carry-On, $245; awaytravel.com, the Medium, $275, awaytravel.com; the Large, $295, awaytravel.com

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Williams helped design this custom gray swirl pattern.

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Away x Serena Williams the Printed Polycarbonate Suitcases

Buy Now: the Carry-On, $275, awaytravel.com; the Bigger Carry-On, $295, awaytravel.com; the Medium, $325, awaytravel.com; the Large, $345, awaytravel.com

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The kid’s version of this bag comes with light green details.

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Away x Serena Williams the Kid’s Carry-On

Buy Now: $195, awaytravel.com

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Wear this bag as a backpack on the go and with the tote straps when you need quick access.

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Away x Serena Williams the Convertible Backpack Tote

Buy Now: $225, awaytravel.com

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The same design as the convertible backpack tote, scaled down.

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Away x Serena Williams the Mini Convertible Backpack Tote

Buy Now: $145, awaytravel.com

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This sling bag is ideal for keeping your essentials close at hand.

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Away x Serena Williams the Front Pocket Sling Bag

Buy Now: $125, awaytravel.com

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Puppy not included, sorry.

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Away x Serena Williams the Pet Carrier

Buy Now: $225, awaytravel.com

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The new Jewelry Sleeve features a slimmer profile compared to the other jewelry boxes Away makes.

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Away x Serena Williams the Jewelry Sleeve

Buy Now: $75, awaytravel.com

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This new toiletry case features expandable zippers.

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Away x Serena Williams the Expandable Toiletry Case

Buy Now: $95, awaytravel.com

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The new packing cubes expand to accommodate anything you accumulate along the way.

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Away x Serena Williams the Expandable Packing Cubes

Buy Now: $55, awaytravel.com

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Lyndsey Matthews is the senior commerce editor at AFAR who covers travel gear, packing advice, and points and loyalty.
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