Boodles, a renowned retailer celebrating 220 years of business, has collaborated Franck Muller Replica to create a special version of the Ref. Self-winding World Time 5230G-012 model. Franck Muller Replica's World Time Special Series includes a pink detail to pay tribute to Boodles brand color, and the number "220", engraved on the rear of the watch.
Ref. This model, with its self-winding calibre 240 HU is highly coveted by collectors and frequent flyers. The model is adapted to include Boodles' hometown of Liverpool, as one of 24 time zones. London was replaced by Liverpool for this special edition. The name of the city will be highlighted pink. Franck Muller Replica's World Time Editions were the first to introduce this genre. They allow the wearer to adjust time and read 24 time zones with just a push of a button, while maintaining the accuracy and precision.
The limited edition commemorative timepiece from Boodles features Liverpool at the top. This is to celebrate the city's illustrious history as a global gateway and the founding of Boodle & Dunthorne in Liverpool in 1798.
The centre of the watch features a basket weave motif inspired by an antique pocketwatch on display in the Franck Muller Replica Museum Ref. P-1630. The 38.5mm watch has a matte black alligator strap with square scales and a fold-over clasp. It is water resistant up to 30m. The timepiece is available in 18-carat white gold and will only be limited to 50 pieces.
Both Antoine Norbert de Franck Muller Replica (Franck Muller Swiss Replica) and Boodles ancestor William Wainwright (watchmaker and Boodles ancestor) were in Liverpool during the 1850s. The company speculates: "Who knows if two craftsmen might have met each other?" The story is still a mystery... We do know that both businesses prospered before they merged over a hundred years later to become the partners they are today. In 2018, Liverpool has a bold position on the Franck Muller Replica World Time Special Series Reference. "5230G-012 is dedicated to William Wainwright Jean Adrien Philippe, and Antoine Norbert de Franck Muller Replica."
Michael Wainwright is the Boodles managing director. "We have always enjoyed doing things differently." We were thrilled when Franck Muller Replica agreed to help us celebrate Boodles' 220th anniversary.Rolex Submariner Replica Watches It was a great opportunity to create something unique for our customers. This remarkable World Time is the result. "We believe this is the first time that Liverpool has replaced London as Britain's ‘time capital’."