IN VIDEO: Morten Linde on the Oktopus Moonlite White

Linde Werdelin co-founder Morten Linde discusses the brand’s new iridescent Oktopus MoonLite – White and the decisions that went into its creation.

Danish designer Linde, explains that the pair opted for a colourless version of the lightweight ALW alloy it uses against the advice of their supplier. The alloy is then subjected to a 25 micron treatment, five times thicker than the more standard watch PVD coating, which bonds with the porous ALW creating an incredibly hard, scratch-resistance lightweight case material.

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Linde goes on to explain that the colourless ALW reflects different colours depending on its environment which is why it is perfectly suited to the Oktopus collection.



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