Top 3 Craziest Watch Collabs
There are few industries that are as steeped in tradition and history as the world of luxury watches. The cynics out there may go so far as to say the watch universe is stuffy and takes itself a little too seriously – and if I’m honest, I’m one of them. That’s why I love seeing unexpected collaborations and innovations that break the mold and bring a breath of fresh air to our beloved hobby. Even if they sometimes overshoot the mark, these experiments are entertaining to say the least. So, here are three of the craziest and wackiest watch collabs the world has seen to date.
Swatch X Blancpain: Swatch Returns to Earth to Explore the Oceans
So what exactly do this pair have in store for us? Well, after exploring outer space, Swatch have turned their attention to our oceans. The new collection pays tribute to the first real diving watch, the Blancpain Fifty Fathoms. The muse is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year and its status as a revolutionary timepiece that satisfied all the requirements of underwater research.