The Blackhawk Secretary Trunk from Restoration Hardware is a solid hardwood case covered in aircraft aluminium. It’s rounded edges are meant to evoke aeroplane designs from the 1950s. RH is even kind enough to “pre-stress” the aluminium — aka bang the shit out of it with a hammer — to give it a “well-travelled” appearance. It hinges in the middle to open into a small office with storage and space to set a laptop.
Blackhawk Secretary Trunk Is The Air-Stream Of Large Luggage
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