Master luggage maker Louis Vuitton has been creating trunks and suitcases since the 19th century. Now a byword for travel and style, the brand offers an exclusive monogramming service allowing customers to print their initials on items from passport covers to suitcases.
Those who are looking for beautifully designed personalised stationary need go no further than Smythson. Enjoy private consultations in-store where experts will be able to guide you through a range of options from bespoke motifs to borders, lettering and layouts, ensuring the stationery is perfectly tailored for you. Smythson also has a wedding service, helping you design the perfect invitations and stationery.
Synonymous with elegance and fine writing for nearly a century, Montblanc has mastered the art of bespoke gifts. The Swiss brand has developed customised nibs in solid gold, and these capture the unique characteristics of each individual’s handwriting. Montblanc also provides an embossing service for its leather wallets, bags and phone cases.
The Anya Hindmarch bespoke shop in Knightsbridge is the ultimate place to design personalised gifts for every occasion. A highlight of the services is the Ultimate Box, a leather jewellery case with drawers that are embossed with different labels and with panels of satin printed with personal photographs.
Burberry bags are always lusted over and the new Burberry Bloomsbury bag is no exception. Each structured tote is hand painted in a one-off design, so it is entirely unique and makes an irreplaceable gift.
Aspinal of London
Luxury British brand Aspinal of London offers exclusive embossing and engraving services across most of its collections. Add bespoke messages, dates and initials for a sentimental gift or customise the iconic Marylebone tote, choosing from 15 varieties of leather as well as selecting coloured stitching, metal finishes and embossing.
Italian label Valextra is synonymous with timeless style and refined elegance. Its accessories are all handcrafted with supreme artisan techniques and many of them can be made to order. Offering a choice of leather from calf to exotic skins and a unique colour palette, the bespoke series includes pieces that can be personalised with gold or platinum initials, making for a true one-of-a-kind item.
Part of Nike’s cachet lies with its commitment to designing sportswear not only for elite sportsmen and women but for all athletes. Nike’s personalisation service allows all customers, regardless of their athletic status, to custom-design their trainers, including glow-in-the-dark features, vibrant graphics and colours. Whether you are looking for the perfect motivation to kick-start your exercise routine or want to kit out your sports team, Nike’s bespoke services are truly impressive.