Two face watch, Marc Newson

Designed by Marc Newson for Ikepod, this reversible watch is known as the Solaris

23 Dec 2011

Featuring two Quartz movements, a black ceramic case and woven 18ct yellow gold bracelet, the watch is seamlessly unisex and compact.

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Water resistant to 30 metres the Solaris SCB18’s best feature is its reversible watch face, capable of running two time zones at once.

Perfect for the jet lagged jet set, the watch also comes in a white Platinum version and in a range of other styles.


Ikepod is a Swiss wristwatch manufacturer, specialising in conceptual timepieces. Ikepod began in 1993, when Oliver Ike spotted the Australian designer Marc Newson in a European publication. Together they completed their first prototype wristwatch called Seaslug and then commenced the launched numerous designs over the ensuing decade.

In 2005, the New York-based entrepreneur, art collector and timepiece aficionado Adam Lindemann, in partnership with Marc Newson, acquired the entire archive of the Swiss Ikepod Company (including the rights to the TM Ikepod and all Marc Newson designs) and began an intensive initiative to launch another company.

nder the aegis of this new New York, U.S.A. based company named IKEPOD NEW YORK, Marc Newson has personally redesigned and updated every detail and created a new collection in precious metals only.


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