• Rado Reimagines Its Groundbreaking DiaStar With 60th Anniversary Edition

    12 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Rado is celebrating the 60th anniversary of its classic DiaStar model with a reference reimagined by Zurich-based designer, Alfredo Häberli. The DiaStar Original 60-Year Anniversary Edition features a slightly refined version of the 1962 DiaStar's distinctive case shape, while Häberli has reduced the number of facets applied to the DiaStar's sapphire crystal watch glass from 12 to six for a ‘pie-pan' effect. The new watch is made from Ceramos - a proprietary alloy formed of 90% titanium carbide - rather than the revolutionary tungsten carbide ‘Hardmetal' used for the original, making it...
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