On Friday, as expected, Apple has begun online sales of “smart” watches from the collection from the fashion house Hermès. For gadgets were manufactured straps with brand logo and screen saver. Signature line appeared in the Apple Online Store on January 22.
Buyers choice offered several options: the straps in one or two turns, and cuffs. They were made by hand in the workshop of the fashion house in Paris. As noted by the head of Hermès, Pierre-Alexis Dumas, the company “strive to provide customers with elegant and functional accessories for everyday life”. Cooperation with Apple he called a reflection of this principle. “Both organizations share a sincere commitment to excellence,” commented Director of design at Apple Jonathan Ive.
In a series of Hermès Apple Watch, announced in September last year, includes model Double Tour Simple Tour and Manchette. Long strap Double Tour series double-wrapped around wrist. Buckle hours Simple Tour reminiscent of the buckle on the straps of the harness, which is a tribute to the heritage of Hermès, closely associated with horse riding.
Strap for models Manchette is made of leather Hermès and refers to the shape of a horse cinches. Its special design ensures contact heart rate monitor with wrist. The model comes in a 42 mm case in stainless steel with leather strap Hermès Fauve colors.
The Apple Watch collection Hermès now available not only in the Moscow Department store, but the online Apple store and the French online boutique Colette. In Russia the cost of the hours starts from 108 000.