Foil Skis, Italy-based manufacturer of skis and ski-related accessories recently launched their 2015-2016 Winter Ski Collection. Although, all the four models unveiled are exclusive, the highlight of collection is the $50,000 gold-plated skis. Named Oro-Nero, the special edition skis is the ultimate representation of Foil’s belief in “No Limits”. This gold-plated sporting gear is made from 8000-year-old certified Bog Oak combined with 14 karat gold plated bindings, poles and inlays.
Customized as per the requirements of the clients, each Oro-Nero skis comes with a Graphite race nano tech base and Quadriaxial carbon stripes. The other primary ingredients are Ash/Paulownia woodcore, Bamboo sidewalls and Stainless steel edges. Also, there are rubber dampening inserts, titanal plates and proprietary resins.
The Foil skis come with stylish poles which are precisely measured to the client’s specifications. They are made using highest quality materials, including hand-stitched leather grips and straps in addition to vintage leather baskets. The full package also includes one-of-a-kind Foil travel bag. Made from the finest and pure aniline, top grain leather, each travel bag is hand-stitched by Italy’s finest leather craftsmen. Equipped with form-fitted frame for the skis and poles, elegant fabric lining, reinforced nose and side panels, the travel bag comes in 3 sizes.
Along with the gold-plated Oro-Nero skis, Foil’s latest collection includes Rossastro, Bianco and Moca models as well. Personalized to perfection, each piece of the collection proudly flaunts the stylish elements such as the inlaid initials, vintage lock, classic flask and the monogrammed leather bag.
To maintain exclusivity and high standards, Foil Skis only produce a maximum of 300 pairs of skis per year. So, if you are looking to get one from their latest collection, you better hurry up. The collection starts from $12,000 and goes up to $50,000 for the gold-plated skis. Once ordered, the skis will be delivered to you in about 3 weeks.