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Review: Rimowa Essential Cabin

The Rimowa Essential, previously known as Rimowa Salsa, is the light weight, super sturdy and more affordable polycarbonate line from Rimowa. In 2018 not only the name changed from Salsa to Essential, the suitcase also received a facelift, a different presentation and some new colorways. In this review the Rimowa Essential Cabin S will be…

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Review: Off-White for Rimowa “YOUR BELONGINGS”

Already the second release of the Rimowa Off-white transparent suitcase. Earlier this year Rimowa released the first transparent limited edition in collaboration with Off-White. Currently the hottest brand out there. The suitcases caught on with the public and were sold out in a very short time. Many of the purchased suitcases found their way to…

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…

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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…

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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…

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…

Top Two Topas Titaniums Trolleys

Top Two Topas Titaniums Trolleys I while back I wrote that the Titanium was more for women and the Stealth was more for men. I have to completely come back from this after I’ve seen a stylish gentleman carry the Rimowa Titanium Carry-on. Where first my favorite Topas was the Topas Stealth I might I…

The big or the small Rimowa Pilot?

Who’s flying? The big or the small Pilot?

Who’s flying? The big or the small Pilot? Same same but different. The only difference between the Pilot cases Rimowa is offering is the size. The previous year (2016) Rimowa was also offering the two wheel version of the Pilot. That one also came in a small and a large one. The two wheel version…