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Rimowa comment!? Takeover by LVMH

Rimowa is not a german company anymore. In 2016 Rimowa is part of the, in Paris based, LVMH group. The group which is famous for its fashion houses; Louis Vuitton, Fendi but also owner of Hennessy and Tag Heuer, has a majority stake in Rimowa. The acquisition went pretty much without a sound. Only this…

Top 7 Limited Rimowa Editions

Top 7 Limited Rimowa Editions

Rimowa has a long history of partnering with different brands. Rimowa partnered with german airliner Lufthansa, german bike parts manufacturer Hepco & Becker and many others. Later in time Rimowa started temporary collaborations with other brands from the fashion industry. The first collaboration I can recall, was the Rimowa x Moncler collab. It was beautiful. The…

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Your Rimowa damaged or stolen. Now what?!

Your Rimowa damaged or stolen. Now what?! I wish my Rimowa still looks like it did the day I bought it. But it doesn’t and it didn’t look like the day I bought after the first five minutes I used it. The bottom got scratched by a curb. I did that myself. When your suitcase…

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Upgrade! Rimowa facelift for Topas models

Upgrade! Rimowa facelift for Topas models In 2017 I purchased a Rimowa Topas and noticed some slight differences with a Rimowa Topas suitcase I already had. The grooves were different, the wheelbase was different. Overall it had a more polished look. I looked on the internet to find out when this facelift came into production,…

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Review: Unboxing the Tumi Black Alpha 2 Leather Backpack

Unboxing the Tumi Black Alpha 2 Leather Backpack In my quest for the ultimate backpack I came across multiple brands. Brands like Fjällräven, Tumi, Herschel, Thule, Eastpack, Louis Vuitton and Deuter. A backpack has a certain function. Some need it for school, others for holiday and others just for fashion. As a business traveller who…

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How to get $100 discount on Rimowa

How to get $100 discount on Rimowa In a previous post (How to get the best deal on a Rimowa) I already explained how to get the best deal on a Rimowa suitcase. This post is an addition to that and will get you another $100 off the price of a new Rimowa suitcase. Several times…

Rimowa Salsa Sport Review

Rimowa Salsa Sport Review

Rimowa Salsa Sport Review Introduction The Rimowa Salsa line is the polycarbonate line from Rimowa. A specific and highly popular model from this line is the Rimowa Salsa Sport. The Sport is a trunk-like suitcase. What is a Sport The Sport model is available in the Topas line (aluminium) and the Salsa line (polycarbonate). The…

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Rimowa in the overhead compartment

Rimowa in the overhead compartment You finally made it on board! If your suitcase wasn’t too large or you weren’t too late to board, good chance you were able to take your carry on on board. The last hurdle now must be taken: Stowing away your carry on. If you were the first to board,…

Rimowa Exclusives: Humidor

A Closer look at Rimowa Exclusives: Humidor

A Closer look at Rimowa Exclusives: Humidor I’m not a connoisseur when it comes to cigars. But I do recognize a beautiful humidor when I see one. The suitcases from Rimowa are top end and have the highest standards when it comes to the details. But it seems that they took it up a notch…