The Lab

  • VIDEO: How Mount Everest Inspired the Spido

    Posted on February 15, 2016 by Morten Linde

    In the early days of Linde Werdelin, we had one family of timepieces based on the Biformeter, but after a 2008 expedition to Mount Everest I found inspiration to create something else: a lighter watch, a watch inspired both by high altitudes and the explorers who had taken the Biformeter … Read More

  • Guest Post: Skiing in Iran with Sébastien Baritussio

    Posted on February 9, 2016 by Linde Werdelin

    When you think of skiing, at least if you’re in Europe, your mind will often wander to resorts in the Alps or the Pyrénées. France and Switzerland are perhaps your first thought, or maybe Italy, Austria or Germany. But how about Iran? Iran, almost assuredly, was not one of your … Read More

  • Speaking About Watchmaking

    Posted on February 5, 2016 by Morten Linde

    It is a great paradox that Swiss watchmaking is both proud of its impressive history and heritage but simultaneously so very secretive and largely obscured from the public. From time to time, I am invited to speak at dinners about Linde Werdelin and watchmaking. I enjoy it because I can … Read More