One of the most unusual wristwatches among the recent novelties is The Hour watch
unveiled by Mr Jones Watches
. The timepiece has been created together with record-breaking cyclist Graeme Obree
The watch demonstrates a rather philosophical approach to timekeeping – it presents each hour marked by a special word as though teaching its owner to make the most of each hour as the time passes by.
The creators of The Hour watch selected the words that would reflect the idea that an hour is a unit of time to be, do or think or behave the way that makes us realize the hour’s passing. Each hour is thus associated with a special word holding a special meaning related to the passing time. The words are visible via a slot on the black dial displaying one word per hour.
joined the brand’s watchmakers in designing The Hour. The cyclist twice claimed cycling’s prestigious hour record.
The price of the original The Hour watch
is just 199 US dollars