To start with I’d prefer to apologise for the punny title – it was just too tempting. Slated to happen from August 16-23, the EveryWatch charity auction is a collaborative effort between Edinburgh’s Lyon & Turnbull public sale home, fellow enthusiasts over at Scottish Watches, and 9 unbiased manufacturers whose nice generosity is ready to profit Maggie’s Centres, a British organisation providing free assist to these affected by most cancers. The tons are made up of items uniques and prototypes, and although no estimates have been offered on the time of writing, there’s loads of potential worth on supply right here.
anOrdain Mannequin 1 35.5mm prototype
Glasgow-based enamel masters anOrdain are bringing a chunk from the archives within the type of this wavy linen-dialled Mannequin 1 in an uncommon 35.5mm metal case. The skeletonised gold fingers distinction towards the purple tones of the striated dial, sitting on prime of a manually wound Sellita SW210.
Bamford London B80 prototype
Similar to anOrdain, Bamford is bringing a prototype of their recently launched, time-only B80, full in a blacked-out look with yellow and Bamford blue highlights. Housing a Sellita SW300 automated, the 39mm titanium case is totally blacked out, paired with an equally stealthy black cordura strap.
Christopher Ward C63 Highlander EveryWatch 01/01
The primary piece distinctive of the record comes courtesy of microbrand daddies Christopher Ward, within the type of a brilliant blue C63 Highlander. The textured floor is printed with a big EveryWatch brand under the pinion, whereas the oft-changing Christopher Ward brand shifts once more ever so barely, forming the St Andrew’s cross, the logo of the Scottish flag – a extremely neat contact. The motif is repeated on the show caseback, with Scotland’s flag taking over a lot of the actual property and obscuring a lot of the Sellita SW200 inside.
Fears Brunswick Ice
In an public sale so closely populated by British brands, it’s no surprise that Fears joined the get together too. Outfitting their elegant Brunswick with an icy sunburst blue, the tall utilized numerals and azurage small seconds sub-dial are simply as fantastic as on some other instance. The big crown is used to manually wind a prime grade ETA 7001 motion powering this one-of-one proposition.
Isotope Hydrium Alba
Isotope Watches are based mostly in Harpenden, and are recognized for his or her daring designs mixing a number of types for a form of minimal, pop-cultural look. The Hydrium Alba is powered by a Landeron calibre seen by way of a Scottish Watches-emblazoned open caseback.
Paulin 1-1000 prototype
Paulin’s present catalogue counsel them to be greater than only a watch design studio, however fairly a spot that might swimsuit a lot of your on a regular basis accent wants – from watches and clocks to small leather-based items and umbrellas. The 1-1000 prototype is an eminently curious watch, with teeny fingers moved by a handbook ETA 7001 set towards a moss inexperienced dial.
Sartory Billard SB04
I do my greatest to stay considerably neutral in issues of style, however good heavens, is that this distinctive Sartory Billard SB04 a stunner or what? With an interlocked dial texture composed of the Maggie’s Centres brand, it serves as proof that design restraint is an artwork kind in itself. The extremely polished skeletonised alpha fingers and utilized sector ring completely match the 40mm metal case that homes a La Joux-Perret G100. The one manner this might be even higher could be in a tantalum case – however perhaps that’s me projecting just a little an excessive amount of.
Studio Underd0g Blueberry
Studio Underd0g’s food-inspired releases proceed with the Blueberry – I really feel like the explanation for its identify is pretty apparent. Aside from the dial color that’s nonetheless utilized to a extremely textured foremost portion and the EveryWatch brand silkscreened onto the show caseback, the Blueberry is an identical to SU’s Seagull-powered column-wheel chronograph line-up.
William Wooden Valiant Mannequin 1 of 1
Standing out in a sea of blues, blacks and greens is William Wooden’s distinctive Valiant in burnt orange. Slightly than going with a blue to honour the nationwide color of Scotland, William Wooden opted for this brilliant hue to pay homage to the color of Maggie’s Centres. The 41.5mm metal case accommodates a Sellita SW200, and is mounted on the model’s signature firehose strap.