The World's Ugliest Luggage

  • all season polka dot delight
  • solid gray backpack
  • ed heck stars n stripes
  • american flyer budapest metallic blue
  • olympia pierre hardside expandable spinner set
  • it luggage zebra head
  • ed heck olives hardside spinner
  • it luggage london bus 4 wheel spinner
  • louis vuitton new age traveler backpack
So many suitcases look exactly the same -- boring black -- that we always appreciate it when we spot someone toting a colorful or creatively designed bag through an airport. But once in a while we see suitcases that dare to be a little too different, crossing the line into garish, tacky or just plain ugly.

We've rounded up nine of the world's most hideous bags into a slideshow of shame. Click on any image at the left to view the gallery, but beware -- it might just send you scurrying back to boring black.

--written by Sarah Schlichter