RIMOWA Toronto partnered with Laird Kay this May, 2017 for an incredible design partnership. Laird Kay is an aviation photographer and self described #AVgeek. It is easy to see why his aviation photography was a perfect fit for RIMOWA.


Laird+Kay from website

Using his incredible photography directly on a RIMOWA suitcase made for a one of a kind Classic Flight Carry on.


Front of Case

The front of the case has a photo of an airplane window, giving the illusion of looking directly through the case.


Back of Case

The back of the case features stacked photos of an airplane, growing in size, giving the illusion of taking off.

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Photography in action

The design partnership and case was made to be donated to the Design Exchange and auctioned off by Silent Auction during the Design Exchange Design Auction: Of, For + About Design. The event took place on May 17, 2017.

Design Exchange

The event was an incredible success, with the case receiving many bids and even more attention. The night was filled with incredible designs and designers alike. Take a look at some of the evening’s highlights:

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Change the world be design.

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Delicious drinks


The winning bid in action!