Swiss Mido ‘Big Ben’ designer limited edition watch is about to be released. This watch is a professional watchmaker Sebastian Peret of Neuchâtel, Switzerland. (Sébastien Perret) Designed and created with the inspiration of one of the world’s most famous buildings, Big Ben in London, UK. At the same time, this watch is also the final winning work of the Swiss Mido professional watchmaker watch design competition The world’s limited edition of 500 pieces is the official launch of the “Big Ben” designer limited edition watch in China. Mido has specially planned an application activity for “Decrypting the Big Ben” online appointment appreciation, calling on watch enthusiasts to Participate for a while and enjoy the beauty of architecture at your wrist.
A tribute to the classics
Before the sale, the long-awaited Swiss beauty watch ‘Big Ben’ designer limited edition watch finally hit the high profile. At the Baselworld Watch Fair in March this year, this extraordinary watch debuted in front of global media and watch industry professionals. ‘Through this watch, I see the perfect fusion of architectural style and watch design. The details are very original. This will undoubtedly be a new landmark classic real-time meter in the development history of the Mido brand.’ Industry experts Said in an interview. Such highly-rated feedback, and the words ‘Limited’ are so popular, can’t you wait for these? In line with the trend, Mido specially planned the application of ‘Decrypt Big Ben’ for online appointment appreciation. Without the hard work of queuing in the sun and the rain, you can immediately seize the opportunity and get a special ‘watch’.
The Big Ben designer limited edition watch originates from the 2015 Swiss Mido professional watchmaker watch design competition. This event was announced at the Basel Watch & Jewellery Show in 2015 and was selected by Mido Three prestigious watchmakers: Eric Giroud, Lorenzo Vallone and Sébastien Perret participated in the competition. Inspired by Big Ben, a building located in London, England overlooking the Palace of Westminster, to design a watch. The three watches designed by the 100,000 netizens around the world voted to determine the final winner. In the end, the watch designed by watchmaker Sébastien Perret won the highest vote. Mido held a grand award ceremony for this. Mr. Esa Mohamed, President of the International Institute of Architects, and Swiss Beauty Mr. Franz Linder, the global president of the scale, was invited to attend and awarded the honorary certificate in person.
After months of intensive work, the watch was finally launched at this year’s Baselworld. From the exterior, its design borrows from the neo-Gothic style of Big Ben: the bezel symbolizes the circular dial of the clock, and the square case is reminiscent of the clock tower and the four faces of the clock face. The corners, the screws on each corner of the back of the case also symbolize the four-leaf clover pattern around the clock face of Big Ben. Round, a key subject in the Mido brand’s genes, is embedded in a square. This limited edition watch is designed with the concept of a circle in a square. At the same time, the ‘Big Ben’ designer limited edition watch uses the Gothic Roman numeral ‘4’, which reproduces the elegant style of Big Ben, which can be described as the rare details in the watchmaking industry. In addition, the black coating cutout between the case and the bezel uses the cantilevered architectural design of the clock tower to pay tribute to the ingenious design details of this famous clock tower. The rich and layered design details present an original and classic design style. The charm of the building, the precise movement of the time and other elements to conquer the heart of the watch, with a timeless and grand architectural form, confirming the historical cycle of time, Delicate and calm artistic atmosphere on the wrist. No matter what, it is enough to make people eye-opening and shine in the watch industry.
A limited edition of 500 ‘Big Ben’ designer limited edition watches will be released worldwide on July 29, 2016.