The appearance on the piste is for many people as important as advanced carving techniques.

Having always created accessories for the jet-set travellers, dunhill have joined forces with ski race specialists Speciale to create the ultimate in slope panache and precision.

Available in two styles– teak or carbon fibre each with a titanium base, and two sizes – 176cm or 165cm – the dunhill Skis also boast the renowned Vist bindings which fuse innovation with security, whilst the speed lock can be adjusted with the use of a simple lever moving the centre of gravity of the skier depending on his skill or angle of slope.

For an extra touch of bespoke luxury, owners can have their names, initials or even their favourite resort engraved onto the skis.