Generally speaking, we associate the words “bespoke” or “custom-made” with the conservatism of dark suits or classic sport coats, and maybe a shirt or pair of dress shoes. But these days, the bespoke treatment is being applied to a lot more than your Sunday best.
Personalization is one of the longest running trends in luxury. A 2019 report by Boston Consulting Group cited that the “personal luxury” market is on-track to reach €405 billion (or $490 billion) in value by 2025, and that one-in-five luxury consumers finds customization options relevant to how they spend today.
Accordingly, luxury brands and artisans alike have answered with more opportunities for customization than ever before. From hand-sewn basketballs to cutting-edge eyewear, these are eight of the most curious (and most satisfying) custom products out there, right now.