Swiss watchmaker Hublot teamed up once again with Depeche Mode to introduce a collection of 55 unique pieces – Hublot Big Bang Depeche Mode The Singles Limited Edition, all to benefit Hublot and Depeche Mode’s charity partner charity: water. Housed in a large 45mm Knurled and polished black ceramic case, each of the watches features, on its black skeleton dial, a disc that partially shows the image of the record cover it represents. Inside is the famous Calibre HUB1242, UNICO manufacture Flyback self-winding movement with a power reserve of 72 hours. It comes completed by black rubber and coloured calf cuff straps with rock-and-roll-inspired rubber studs.
“Depeche Mode are iconic in the history of contemporary music. We identify with their passion, stronger now than ever, and with their constantly growing creativity. We are lucky enough to share many values with them, including the commitment to the activities of the charity: water NGO. This new and unique collection of 55 different pieces plays tribute to their incredible career while aptly celebrating our common ground. A new collector’s edition grew out of this!”Ricardo Guadalupe, CEO of Hublot
The exclusive Big Bang Depeche Mode “The Singles” timepiece will come housed in a custom-made RIMOWA Topas Stealth suitcase – the unique timepiece, a Roland JP-08 synthesiser, corresponding vinyl single and certificate of authenticity signed by the band. Net proceeds from the sale of the 55 unique piece will be go to charity: water. Any takers?
For more info on this unique collection be sure to pay a visit to Hublot’s website.