This year marks the 150th anniversary of the first ever Louis Vuitton trunk – which featured a flat top and bottom, so that it could be stacked – being placed onto a steamship set to ferry some well-heeled travellers across The Atlantic. The introduction was a marked improvement on the traditional hefty wood and leather […]
When it comes to bespoke, eyewear—beyond the obvious tailoring of prescription lenses to the wearer—is a category that often flies under the radar. That said, the sartorial power of slipping on pair of optical or sunglasses tailored to fit you exactly is every bit as transformative as lacing up a bespoke pair of shoes or fully custom suit. And no one […]
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For a brand with a history like Rimowa’s, navigating the balance between heritage and innovation could prove challenging. But the German luggage maker, which celebrates its 120th anniversary this year, has never shied away from change in the name of progress – revolutionizing travel with the introduction of its aluminium trunk in 1937 and introducing the first-ever […]