Inside-the-Rimowa-Headquarters

Inside the Rimowa Headquarters

We always wanted to see how Rimowa suitcases are actually made. Today we finally got the chance to have a look inside the Rimowa factory. The Rimowa headquarters is located in Cologne, Germany. The aluminum models are manufactured there and also the design, marketing and service department are located in the fourth largest city of…

Unpacking The Rimowa Original Cabin Titanium

Unpacking the Rimowa Original Cabin Titanium

First a little bit of history. As I have mentioned before, since the Louis Vuitton group has acquired Rimowa a changed. The Rimowa Original product line, previously known as Topas, also changed. The Topas model was silver colored. Besides that there was the more exclusive and expensive Topas Stealth and Topas Titanium. This year the…

Review: the new Classic Flight inside

Review: The New Rimowa Classic Flight Inside

Since Rimowa has been taken over by LVHM (Louis Vuitton Group) the whole Rimowa assortment received a facelift. Besides that the prices went up by at least $100 to $150 dollar. The Rimowa Classic, which used to be called the Rimowa Classic Flight has received an upgrade. I always had the feeling the Classic Flight…

Review Rimowa Original Cabin S

Review Rimowa Original Cabin S

The Rimowa Cabin S formally known as the Rimowa Topas Cabin 32L, has besides the name change also some other features which have been updated. Rimowa will release a new update each other year. The changes are always very minimal. Two years ago I did a review on the Rimowa Topas Cabin 32L as you can…

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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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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,…