Use Whiteout to Mark Your Black Bags

Use whiteout to mark your black bagsEach Friday, we feature a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from reader Sandy G., who says:

“Since many suitcases are black, I used liquid whiteout to write my initials on different sides of my suitcase including the bottom. This way when the suitcase comes out the conveyor belt, I can easily identify it when I see my initials in white.”

Thanks, Sandy!




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2 Comments on "Use Whiteout to Mark Your Black Bags"

  1. I do the same except I use a silver Sharpie (fine tip). It is very helpful when waiting for your luggage.

  2. Charles Bingham | October 27, 2017 at 12:27 pm | Reply

    We used red duct tape to put our initials on the bags

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