You see me? I see you! We can all see thru the new Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire. What a delight to our eyes and senses that the masters in the art of fusion have crafted for us once again. This pre-Baselworld release is a one of a kind Crystal-clear timepiece for a one of a kind collector. No doubt that the ambitions of Hublot have no limits. For any watchmaker that sets itself on such a challenging adventure deserves recognition. To attempt the production of 500 pieces in Sapphire crystal on such a large scale has never been seen before.

To give you an idea of the challenge that Hublot has set it is self on, the case middle and bezel of the new Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire is cut out from a whole block of sapphire crystal. Sapphire Crystal for your information is almost as hard and scratch resistant as diamond. This new challenge Hublot has been successful and has broken boundaries once again. The new Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire story is also about collaboration because to accomplish this project Hublot has had to call upon on the skills and expertise of a Swiss specialist for a partnership to develop unique materials.

No doubt that when you first see the new Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire for yourself, the final results are outstanding. It begs to wonder what can we expect for Baseworld 2016 and what does Hublot have up their sleeves once again.

What’s fascinating in this timepiece is how only a few pieces were forming the spine of the timepiece made from titanium, the screws, the crown wich is an over-molded of silicon and not forgetting the deployment buckle. The Skeleton dial made from transparent resin that reveals the gears of the UNICO HUB1242 movement. The diaphanous strap is sublime and highlights the translucent aesthetic of Sapphire crystal.

Hublot’s formula works! Walkthrough on the different social media platforms today and browse for yourself, “Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire” the interest of people and the emotional impact that this timepiece has created is palpable. The masters of the art of fusion have the a gift of foresight and perfect timing.

The Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire is estimated at 57,900 USD and limited to 500 pieces.

ALBERIC VIRCHAUX

WATCHESPEDIA