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We’re almost at the end of this year’s edition of the world’s largest fair and we thought we should capture the atmosphere of the event for you in a series of short photo essays that will be posted daily.                   

CK’s new Minimal Watch

CK knows when it has a hit on it’s hand (pun intended). Every single person at their booth at this year’s Baselworld was sporting one of their new ‘Cogent’ watches. The cogent is a very minimal watch with a mineral crystal glass that also covers the side of the watch. There are four visible screws that hold it up giving it a more modern / architectural look. related links Calvin Klein

Street Artist meets Swiss Brand

Ikepod has always had one of its foot in the art world thanks to its designer Marc Newson’s prolific work in the field. This year, they go one step further with a collaboration watch called the ‘THE HORIZON BY KAWS’ with infamous street artist named KAWS. For those who don’t know Kaws, he is one of the few that have been successful both as a contemporary artist with his paintings and sculptures and also commercially with his vinyl toys and his clothing brand named Originalfake. He is most famous for his trademark ‘X’ symbol that he’s used to rework familiar…

Baselworld 2012 – In Pictures

The halls that host Baselworld will be changing its look next year so you can spot all the on-going interesting new construction This year, like every year for the past five baselworld events, i will be covering the fair so keep on following the blog for the coverage. If there is something you would want me to cover, you can email me (wrist [at) Press Day – A day before the event, the press gets to roam the halls hunting for press events There’s always a lot of fancy displays – like this one where you insert your hand…

Top Ten March 2011

The top ten posts of March 2011 according to our feed statistics are: 10. Technology is Magic 9. The Real Story behind Nixon’s New Color 8. HM3 Rebel 7. Louis Vuitton takes on Bulgari 6. New Urwerk 5. Jeremy Scott x Swatch 4. Braille watch falls short of funding 3. Louis Vuitton Voyagez Tambour Chronograph 2. The Lipstick Watch And the Number 1 post of March 2011 is: 1. Braun and Ventura Sitting on a tree Also, during March, we interviewed Max Busser of MB&F and Matthias Breschan of Rado related links March Archives

Baselworld 2011

That’s a wrap. If you want to read all of our Baselworld 2011 posts including our interview with the president of Rado, you can click our Baselworld channel over here or click directly below: Baselworld 2011 Coverage Louis Vuitton Tambour Chronograph The Lipstick Watch Mechanical Digital Display Interview: A Word with Rado Ikepod Hour Glass Opus Eleven and other watches Gucci at Baselworld 2011 Braun and Ventura sitting on a tree Calvin Klein Baselworld 2011 Azzaro RSW Outland New Hautlence a.b.and art The new Ventura The Golfer Watch The Watch with the rotating carrousel Movado Baselworld 2011 Maurice Lacroix Baselworld…

Facebook Page

We finally decided to get with the times and get ourselves a facebook page. Hopefully, we can somehow con you into ‘liking’ us :”) related links Facebook: Wrist Fashion

Top Ten posts in November

These are our top ten posts in November based on rss feed readership: 10. Retro Watch Inspired Jewelry 9. Apple’s Unofficial Wristwatch 8. The Connecting Fabric 7. Diesel Tracker 6. The watch with the many faces 5. New Bulgari 4. Linear Mechanical Concept 3. Harry Winston, Lamborgini and more 2. Paper Casio 1. Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Geneve 2010 Also Notable: We did two interviews – One with Eva of funky retail store Chez Maman and Martin Pauli of Angular Momentum. We’ll be featuring an interview every week from now on, so stay tuned. Related links All the Posts from…

Tissot’s new global campaign

Tissot’s new global campaign supposedly captures real moments in the lives of ambassadors, Danica Patrick, IndyCar® and Nascar® driver, Deepika Padukone, actress, Barbie Xu, actress and model, Michael Owen, European Footballer of the year 2002, Nicky Hayden, 2006 MotoGP world Champion, Zhong Man 2008 Olympic sabre Champion and Huang Xiaoming, actor. The intention of the campaign was to show glamour shots of their celebrity spokespeople in real situations to show that Tissot was authentic luxury.

Basel World 2007

The world’s leading event for Wristwatches, Baselworld 2007, is coming around the corner, and we’ll be there again once more. More than 90,000 visitors are expected from around the world with 2,100 companies participating in the exhibition. related links Basel World 2007 Basel 2006: Photo Diary

Back on Schedule

After going all Rip Van Winkle on all of you, We’re back. We’ll be posting regularly starting today including cleaning out our closet full of old drafts that we wish we had posted on time. Stay tuned.