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Designing a wristwatch

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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The sturgeon leather strap is waterproof by nature
The sturgeon leather strap is waterproof by nature
The 3D model of my watch case
The 3D model of my watch case
Some of my watches over the years
Some of my watches over the years
While the subtile contrast allows my watch to fly under the radar during the day
While the subtile contrast allows my watch to fly under the radar during the day
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
Ludwig Oechslin is obsessed with reducing the number of parts - he is described as a living legend
Ludwig Oechslin is obsessed with reducing the number of parts - he is described as a living legend

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