Porsche Design Launches Custom Watch for 911 Fans

From Car and Driver

  • A new customized watch will soon be available for Porsche 911 fans with options to match their favorite sports car.
  • Porsche Design’s new line of custom timepieces offers more than 1.5 million different configurations.
  • The program will be available to U.S. buyers on September 1.

Porsche Design, the accessory manufacturing arm of Porsche, has been creating racy-looking watches for decades, but the company’s latest design is actually up to the buyer. The first ever truly custom Porsche watches will start at $6000 and go as high as $12,600 when they go on sale September 1. All of the watches in this limited run will offer a chronograph watch face but can be outfitted with either a leather or metal strap.

Photo credit: Porsche Design

Like building an ideal 911 sports car on the Porsche website, Porsche Design has created a customizing experience with

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Porsche Design Launches Custom Watch for 911 Owners

From Car and Driver

  • A limited number of Porsche 911 buyers will soon be able to personalize a wrist watch to match their favorite sports car.
  • Porsche Design’s new line of custom timepieces offers more than 1.5 million different configurations.
  • The program will be available to U.S. buyers on September 1.

Porsche Design, the accessory manufacturing arm of Porsche, has been creating racy-looking watches for decades, but the company’s latest design is actually up to the buyer. The first ever truly custom Porsche watches will start at $6000 and go as high as $12,600 when they go on sale September 1. All of the watches in this limited run will offer a chronograph watch face but can be outfitted with either a leather or metal strap.

Photo credit: Porsche Design

Like building an ideal 911 sports car on the Porsche website, Porsche Design has created a customizing

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Emily Henderson Launches Online Platform That’s Essentially Craigslist for Design Lovers

From House Beautiful

Want to connect with others who love design as much as you do? Well you’re in luck: Interior designer Emily Henderson has launched a platform specifically for those who want to get more involved with the design community.

The platform–called EHD Insider Community–is a space where readers, stylists, designers, and anyone else intrigued by design even in the slightest can engage with each other. Joining the membership-based online community gives you access to forums where members can get design advice or share a cool find, like an insane house tour or stunning new paint color. Those who join can also enjoy ad-free daily blog posts on the designer’s website, Style By Emily Henderson, and a behind-the-scenes peek at what the Emily Henderson Design team is up to.

The best part? There’s a “Garage Sale” group where people can trade, sell, or buy items from fellow

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Lindsey Adelman Releases a Wallpaper, Design Miami/ Launches a New Platform, and More News This Week

From significant business changes to noteworthy product launches, there’s always something new happening in the world of design. In this weekly roundup, AD PRO has everything you need to know.

Product Launches

Lindsey Adelman Designs a Mural-Style Wallpaper

The product, which is titled Eden, shows off a different side of the lighting designer’s capabilities. It’s come to fruition thanks to a collaboration with Calico Wallpaper, with whom Adelman first partnered in 2018. “Collaborating with Lindsey on this project was a delight,” Calico Wallpaper’s Rachel Cope comments to AD PRO. “We have a similar approach to the creative process in that we see beauty in imperfection. Eden celebrates that—it has an organic quality, like it’s handmade.”  

The Rug Company Celebrates 20 Years of Collaborating with Paul Smith

In 2000, designer Paul Smith happened to meet Christopher Sharp, founder of The Rug Company. Flash-forward to today, and Smith has created

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