Talking about traditional motives, we have to admit they are timeless. Nowadays traditional beautifully shaped lines, deeply embossed in the past taken from someones cultural outfit are successfully repainted over the modern walls. No wonder Hublot infiltrates traditional motives through modern pop cultural look, designing new pieces that will stay in the time. Hublot Big Bang Broderie Sugar Skull Fluo offers trendy creation with ancestral twist, coming up in four colours to satisfy everyones taste.
Hublot’s CEO Richard Guadalupe talking about this watch in particular says: “Beautiful things never go out of fashion. Neither do artistic crafts expertise. Hublot fuses these together in a bright collection for everyday wear. An ancestral art and a rebellious spirit are given a pop makeover.”
Fluorescent colours are definitely good pick for designing something everyday wearable, Hublot creates shapes of authentic motives by using the finest, silkiest and shiniest materials. Art and crafty hand can make and inspire more than the expected, this time Hublot choses the finest Bischoff embroidery to lighten up the dark shades using Cobalt blue, Sunflower yellow, Hot pink and Malachite Green. Four colours for four variations of the Big Band sugar skull.
The use of ornamental motives in modern times requires someone with lots of talent and art sensitivity, Hublot took the advantage to collaborate with Bischoff’s most crafty and artistic hand. Bischoff’s craftiest master created fluorescent embroidery on silk organza, embroiled with floral arabesque motifs, delicately forming floral skull design imprinted over the dial.
Black ceramic 41mm case comes with 13,20 mm thickness and the floral fluorescent lace on the dark carbon dial simply catches your eye so there is no chance to live you without surprise impression ones you realise you are looking at beautiful lace skull. The embroidery is so fine and on the top of all the hours are marked with 12 coloured gemstones, blue, yellow or pink sapphires or green tsavorites.
Polished black-plated bezel is set with 6 H -shaped black titanium screws, decorated with 36 pink sapphires. For the Hot Pink one are used 36 pink sapphires, for the yellow Sunflower are used 36 yellow ones, 36 blue for the Cobalt Blue and 36 tsavorites for the Malachite Green.This watch has a self-winding mechanical movement and comes with power reserve of approximately 42 hours. The black rubber strap with pink, yellow, green and blue embroidery on silk satin gives the final touch up to the whole picture, making this time machine authentic and appealing in the same time.
Each variation comes in limited edition of 100 only, on the market this line has a sticker price of 12,400 EUR.