Victorinox released a limited edition collection featuring its cult-classic Alox Swiss Army knives and Lexicon hard cases decked out with an elegant gold finish. Why? Because gold is the colour of victory and humble reader, you are a winner.
The 2019 Alox knives possess the signatory aluminium scales design this time elevated by the gold colouring. Each of the three available knives has 2019 etched on its back and comes with a certificate and gift box, making it the perfect collector’s item.
First up is the Classic Alox. At a length of just 58 millimetres, this handy Swiss Army Knife covers the basics, including a blade, a nail file, a screwdriver, scissors and a key ring. The limited edition Gold Classic Alox retails for AUD$89.95.
The Cadet Alox is a larger, more equipped option, retaining a compact length of 84 millimetres. Cadet Alox has a nail file, a nail cleaner, a large blade and other useful tools such as a bottle opener and a can opener. This one is priced at RRP AUD$110.
Then you have the Pioneer Alox. It’s an exceptionally reliable tool perfect for outdoor adventures. This 93-millimetre Gold model features a blade, a reamer, punch, a can opener, small screwdriver, a bottle opener, wire stripper and a key ring. The Pioneer Alox in Gold will set you back RRP AUD$115.
Now, for the frequent flyers who like to travel in style, Victorinox has made three of its Lexicon hard cases available in the same gold colourway.
Lexicon Hardside Frequent Flyer is a carry-on that boasts 34 litres of packing space. Super-recessed wheels and haul handles maximise the carry-on dimensions while maintaining a sleek outlook. Smartly hidden beneath a sliding ID tag, you will find a USB port as well as a pen and SIM card replacement tool. That’s the modern definition of convenient. RRP AUD$859.
The Lexicon Hardside Medium features a packing capacity of 73 litres, X-shaped compression straps and two zippered mesh accessories pockets. The shell is made from tough 100 per cent virgin polycarbonate with puncture-resistant double racquet coil YKK zippers, and an integrated Travel Sentry Approved combination lock. A trusty travel companion indeed. RRP AUD$1,139.
The Lexicon Hardside Large is perfect for those longer trips. On top of the spacious 105-litre packing space comes the zippered divider wall with a large, pocket that contains a removable full suiter. So no need to do the ironing before dressing up. RRP AUD$1,229.
Whether you are looking for a unique gift for that someone special or just want to treat yourself, Victorinox believes these golden goodies are both functional and swoon-worthy.