The HODINKEE Eight-Day Travel Clock is the most recent development to come from our deeply rooted fascination with beautiful objects related to the passage of time. Its form is directly inspired by the vintage travel alarm clocks found on our personal desks, ones that we have traded among ourselves as gifts and tokens of appreciation. But its function remains identical to the clocks found in the luggage of the early adopters of air travel, and the movement is the equivalent to what would be found in the premium travel clocks of yesteryear… More here.
This is the kind of product that makes me believe the watch and clock world is bonkers after all. It is $5,900 and to release this in the middle of a global pandemic feels as if the company has completely lost touch with the real world.