View all newsletters
Latest in Luxury - Sign up to our newsletter

Synthecize Watches: Depeche Mode Meets Hublot

By Chris Boyle

Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode

This week, Hublot and Depeche Mode joined forces in Berlin to announce The Big Bang Depeche Mode, a fundraising initiative to benefit charity: water, a not-for-profit organisation bringing safe drinking water to the developing world.

As part of this initiative, Hublot has designed the limited edition Big Bang Depeche Mode timepiece. Merging the aesthetic of Depeche Mode with the hallmark of Hublot, the watch is created in striking black ceramic. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of each watch will go directly to charity: water.

To coincide with the start of Depeche Mode’s Delta Machine tour 2013/2014, Hublot will launch an advertising campaign to raise awareness for the charity, along with the commercial launch of the Limited Edition Big Bang Depeche Mode timepiece. Throughout the tour, Hublot will have special events in store for Hublot clients.

This is not the first time Hublot has collaborated with Depeche Mode to support charities. In 2010, Hublot and Depeche Mode raised funds for the Teenage Cancer Trust with a benefit show at London’s Royal Albert Hall and an auction of 12 exclusive boxed sets. Each contained a Hublot watch with the cover of one of Depeche Mode’s 12 studio albums on its dial, along with the vinyl and digital version of each album, a golden framed CD and autographed stills.

www.hublot.com

Content from our partners
The McLaren Lifestyle: Being Part of the Community
The Ultimate Villa Rentals for Your Next Caribbean Getaway
How to Integrate Your Family into Philanthropy
Websites in our network
NEWSLETTER Sign up Tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive. Be the first to know about the latest in luxury lifestyle news and travel.
I consent to New Statesman Media Group collecting my details provided via this form in accordance with the Privacy Policy
SUBSCRIBED

Thank you

Thank you for subscribing to Elite Traveler.