Helmets are as important as a stylish bike, if not more. But that doesn’t mean that you need to get something too boring or too flashy: you can pick up something opulent instead. You’ll find several Swarovski encrusted motorcycling, cycling, horseback riding, and skiing helmets to suite your taste. So if you want to get your hands on one, you can check them out at the ‘Timeless Stage’ exhibition from September to November 2012 at Swarovski’s Crystal Worlds in Wattens, Austria. But which ones can you buy?
Well, if Italian way is what you prefer, there is Andrea Cardone’s leather motorcycle helmets done up in hues of the Italian flag sparkling with Swarovski crystals.
Or there is the range by Kask for bikers and skiers, with their logo studded in Swarovski crystals.
Then there are two models for motorcyclists by New Max called the ‘Groupie’ and the ‘Posh’ which features Alcantara inserts and crystal details.
For the brand conscious, there are horse-riding helmet comes in four styles from Tonino Lamborghini’s featuring the iconic bull logo done up in Swarovski crystals.
This includes the Vespa which has been inspired by waves, ‘GTS Crystal White’ based on energy and light and the roadie ‘Softouch Crystal Brown ETNA’.
Then there is the German brand CASCO that will make you feel like a Greek God as you don the ‘Spirit Peacock’ and ski helmet ‘SP-3 Peacock’ inspired by Argus, the watchman.
Then there is Portugal’s NEXX that reminds me you of the moonlight with Swarovski encrusted ‘Luna’.
If French build it what you want, the Samshield has come out with high-tech horse-riding helmetwith crystal embezzlements.
And finally there is the Danish company’s award winning bike helmets Yakkay, which features interchangeable covers, called ‘Milano’ with Swarovski elements. Which one do you like best?