This durable, slim notebook offers Samsung's new SSD technology, a bump-proof solid-state drive absent the moving parts, the noise and heat, and half of the bulk of a traditional hard disk drive. $2,199; dell.com

Pininfarina, the design firm behind Alfa Romeos and Maseratis, has paired with luxe bag maker Bric's to create the ultimate carry-on, a 21-inch-high hard-shell roller available in red, black, silver, or gray. $350; brics.it

For bicoastals prone to red-eye flights, this sweatshirt boasts a special pocket for ear plugs, a "light shield" flap to cover your eyes, armpit zippers for airing out, and yes, a built-in inflatable neck pillow. $100; store.burton.com

TomTom marries GPS with the wisdom of crowds. The tiny touch-screen device eliminates outdated maps by allowing the company's community of millions of users to update, share, and download the latest data. $500; tomtom.com

Carry-on approved! Every bottle in the Essential Starter Kit is only 1 ounce and packaged in a clear zip pouch. The six-piece set includes body wash, two moisturizers, face cleanser, shampoo, and conditioner. $30; malinandgoetz.com

Think of the Vuzix AV920 as a big-screen TV jammed into a pair of sun-glasses. Hook it up to your video iPod or a portable DVD player and watch up to five hours of hi-res 2-D and 3-D video on the equivalent of a 62-inch screen. $350; vuzix.com/iwear