Normally a forged carbon fiber watch case is reserved for the likes of the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore, but at about $30,000, it's only for the few that can afford it.
Introducing the Carbon Armour, a customized Casio G-Shock watch with a case made from 100% forged carbon. The Carbon Armour includes the G-Shock watch and the spare casing that was replaced by forged carbon. Everything is brought together and displayed in a beautiful wood box.
Curious about forged carbon? It's a term coined by Lamborghini that essentially takes chopped strands of carbon fiber and then compresses and cures it in a mold. You can read more about it on our blog.
About the Maker
Formed in 2016 by the award-winning designer Charles Wan. This Hong Kong-based design studio takes the structural strength and surface flexibility of carbon fiber mixed with more traditional materials to create the very best in custom designed contemporary luxury furniture, bathroom and lifestyle accessories. They have perfected the industrial materials meets contemporary aesthetic that is very much part of today’s twenty-first-century living. Each distinctive piece they create is produced in their own workshop and has been created to a specific individual need or style to form the perfect synergy between art & engineering. Which is further defined by the excitement it creates and for its undeniable visual appeal.