Ikepod comes out with temporal objects based on novel engineering and design concepts. A true innovative force in the horology world, Ikepod launches several trends of the forecoming decade (watch sizes, borderline high -end luxury pricing, artisanal limited small series).
In 2008, after many up and downs, and with the watch industry bubble about to burst, Ikepod releases even pricier and more exclusive collections including gold and platinum pieces. In 2012, notwithstanding its extensive global retail presence (Colette, Westime, The Hour Glass), the brand is put to rest but Ikepod remain in the heart and collection of all watch design passionate.
To revive a legend and make it accessible to those who once loved, desired, and coveted it. And let a brand new generation of admirers discover it. Emmanuel Gueit, a famous Swiss design superstar, begins work on the new Ikepod dials. Inspired by the history, but still inherently a watch designer’s design, Ikepods are now accessible to both watch aficionados and geeks.
Success on Kickstarter
Ikepod is back with more than 700 buyers all around the world, Both earlier fans and new watches amateurs backing Duopod and Chronopod launch. With very good profesionnal press reviews and all this support Ikepod enter the small club of 2018 Kickstarter successes.