Record Chronograph by Achille Castiglioni
for Alessi at Dezeen Watch Store

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Record Chronograph by Achille Castiglioni for Alessi

Dezeen Watch Store: this chronograph version of Record by Achille Castiglioni features a stopwatch and a date function and comes with two removable leather straps: one in yellow and one in purple.

The watch has a striking black face with large playful numbers designed by Max Hubert, a Swiss designer and friend of Castiglioni’s.

Record Chronograph by Achille Castiglioni for Alessi

The three chronograph dials count the seconds, minutes and hours when the stopwatch function is activated using the buttons on the side of the watch case. This men's watch has a 243mm long strap and a 40mm diameter case.

Castiglioni designed the Record watch in 2000 for Italian design brand Alessi, making it one of the last products he worked on. Record was originally designed with a white face, black markings and a red or black strap. See the full collection here.

You can buy all of our watches online and you can also visit our watch shop in Stoke Newington, north London - contact us to book an appointment.

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  • Crack

    Achille would turn in his grave.

  • Ash

    The “12” needs kerning.