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WristScan: I have edible hobbies :)

I love chocolate, and like how independent watchmaking has expanded in the past decade, the past decade has also seen the expansion and appreciation of craft chocolate. This is the rose gold Nomos "mocca" dial, a lovely brown, against a chocolate bar from Bonnat. The bar is made with Mexican beans,
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Independents: Thanks!

I admit it was quite a frenzied 2 min of activity finalizing the purchase online and verifying the credit card. Have to say though that Kurono is very transparent about their system and processes , their tiered system of allocation and what they do to discourage flippers, which I applaud heartily. A
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Independents: Kurono's new Grand Akane sold out in 4 minutes

As an owner of 1 of his earlier watches, I was really looking forward to this one's release tonight. (picture from Kurono website) Made in only 200 pieces, with an beautiful red urushi dial, I was waiting at my PC when sales opened, credit card in hand. I was fortunate to complete my purchase in 3 m
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Independents: A smaller case is highly likely in the near future - stay tuned!

I for one am keen to have those dials in a smaller case
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WristScan: The blued hands on the Habring2

Awesome hands!
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WristScan: oh my!!

What an utterly beautiful watch!
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WristScan: Nice ones! Stealth indies indeed.

I especially like the Habring Erwin Scientific. I sold mine earlier to a fellow collector in my country, and he later told me there were only 10 made. Now I know that one of the remaining 9 is owned by a gentleman with discerning tastes
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