In a continuing effort to cut through the Payola noise that feeds the marketing & pr gas factories providing heat for the watch business, in my "anti-buying guide" outline, the next piece I would probably buy myself would be this one -
|Courtesy of Holthinrichs|
Now, try to picture this with a green ostrich leather strap and green lume for the hour and minute hand, and you have something that has been haunting my dreams since BaselWorld this past March.
Now in fairness, Holthinrichs Watches are not inexpensive, and they are not for everyone. And maybe that's the point? It would be easy to simply order stamped cases and dials, but that is not the way Michiel Holthinrich's mind works. And thank goodness for that ; )
Although this is not a holiday gift guide, if you would like more info. on Holthinrichs you can find it here -