Reimagined Components: Toyota logo key chain with vintage Jeco key strung on a 28'' brown soft leather cord. (Toyota logo reflects both a silver and gold tone depending on the casting of light)
1888's Take: Choose your desired path and travel down it with your own unique flare, personality. You have the keys to get you there, now lead the way with pure confidence.
Cars easily represent getting from point A to B. They give us the ability to reach a seemingly endless amount of destinations that our ancestors could only dream of being able to experience in just one lifetime. Cars have evolved from being a solitary mean of transportation, to now carrying the weight of expressing one's personal story... style, flare... or lack-there-of. Cars hold quite a vast history for the short period of time they've been putting around the globe, and there is no doubt that their progression in evolution will remain in full force for many years to come.
Few things turn our heads faster than the rev of a powerful engine, or the site of James Dean against his 1953 MG TD sports car or his 1955 Triumph Tiger T110 650 cc motorcycle. A car and its paired key can tell a lot of one’s representation of who they are. Keys are incredible symbols of opportunity and dreams while automobile keys specifically can really dig into one’s desires.
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