Our good friend Sjors has come through with the release details for the eagerly awaited colab between G-Shock and Cali streetwear kings The Hundreds. Inspired by The Hundreds’ ‘drawing lines’ motto, this sharp duo tone release is due to drop in March. Check out the official press release below for further details. Thanks to Watchuseek for the news.
G-SHOCK & THE HUNDREDS WORKING TOGETHER AGAIN AND LAUNCH A SECOND LIMITED EDITION WATCH
(translated from Dutch to English)
DOVER, NJ, February 2, 2012 – Casio America, Inc.. and its parent company Casio Computer Co., Ltd.. are pleased to release the second collaboration with the Los Angeles-based street fashion brand, The Hundreds. The white / black GWM5610TH-1 has a simple design, but with a powerful inside.G-Shock’s robust and strong technical elements are integrated.
“For our second collaboration with Casio G-Shock, we wanted the specific theme of travel and global reach inside involvement.Since our last project, The Hundreds is constantly profiled internationally and we were looking for a watch that could keep us while we go about the world. The Hundreds’ GWM5610TH-1 indicates the time in 48 cities behelsd in a sleek, impact resistant, versatile watch. We are very excited to work with Casio G-Shock worked together with a watch that we all share, “says Bobby Hundreds.
The Hundreds’ motto is “Drawing Lines”, which is better than the sharp contrast of black and white to get that message across?
Los Angeles street fashion combines technology with the GWM5610TH-1
The GWM5610TH-1 has the features: shock resistant, 20Bar waterproof, radio controlled, light energy, auto illuminator, world time (29 tijdzones/48 cities + UTC), 4 daily alarms and snooze or stop function 1/100 sec., Countdown timer, 12/24 hour timekeeping.
“After the success of our first collaboration with designers The Hundreds G-Shock is very pleased that we have entered a new contract with the brand,” said Shigenori Itoh, chairman and CEO of Casio America. “We share the same interests and lifestyle and we want to continue these relationships with like-minded brands like The Hundreds.”
The G-Shock x The Hundreds watch in the Netherlands will be available in March 2012 and only available through a selective distribution channel for 169, – euro.