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Creating your own watch

Timeless timepiece, both functional and comfortable

Nov. 30, 2020 -

Last month a very special package arrived from Switzerland, containing my custom made wrist watch. I decided to sell all my big brand watches and have them replaced by something unique, tailored to my personal preferences. This is the story of my watch.

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Before (left) and after (right) milling away material
Before (left) and after (right) milling away material
Wear the watch you want - if it doesn't exist you can create it!
Wear the watch you want - if it doesn't exist you can create it!
The case is milled with extreme precision, making it unnecessary to hide mistakes by polishing (as there aren't any!)
The case is milled with extreme precision, making it unnecessary to hide mistakes by polishing (as there aren't any!)
The natural colours work well with light
The natural colours work well with light
Some of my watches over the years
Some of my watches over the years
The curved case design is very comfortable on the wrist, as there are no sharp edges sticking in your arm
The curved case design is very comfortable on the wrist, as there are no sharp edges sticking in your arm

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