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

  • Artisans of Watchmaking

    Posted on March 28, 2013 by Morten Linde

    Hand finishing a Spido case is extremely difficult... Read More

  • Skeleton Construction

    Posted on December 5, 2012 by Morten Linde

    I am obsessed with construction. One form in particular is the skeleton structure – evidently in our Spido watch cases. One can never cease to admire the beauty and wonder of the Guggenheim Museum in New York City. The level … Read More

  • Handcrafting...Individually

    Posted on November 29, 2012 by Jorn Werdelin

    There is no need to romanticise the way we create the Spido watch cases – it is a craft, highly technical and complicated.  We take you behind the scenes, so you can see a few of the treatments among a long list of them each case … Read More

  • Design DNA at a Glance

    Posted on September 25, 2012 by Morten Linde

    This is a beautiful hand made watch box made by the famous Parisian luxury humidor maker ELIE BLEU. It has recently found home here in The Lab. I am excited to reveal what I have carefully arranged inside the box. Never have … Read More

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