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Icelandic salmon leather watch straps, Swiss heart, sapphire glass, Norwegian design, interchangeable straps and a 5 year warranty!
Norway's most funded watch in crowdfunding history! Follow the journey below!
Norway's most funded watch in crowdfunding history! Follow the journey below!
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                               THE ULRIKEN COLLECTION

After having had many fashion watches over the years that didn't live up to my expectations, I decided to take matters into my own hands and create the ultimate fashion watch under $500! I wanted to create a timepiece that would look elegant on your wrist, show the time and last in both design and quality. That is why every BERG watch comes with a 5 year warranty!

 

 

The Ulriken comes in 3 sizes, 36 mm,  38 mm, 40 mm. Choose between a Rose gold, gold or silver case.
The Ulriken comes in 3 sizes, 36 mm, 38 mm, 40 mm. Choose between a Rose gold, gold or silver case.

 

UNLOCKED! You can now also choose these watches!
UNLOCKED! You can now also choose these watches!

 

The recommended case size for females are 36 mm and 38 mm
The recommended case size for females are 36 mm and 38 mm

 

                                     NUMBERED EDITION

The first 500 watches come in a limited numbered edition. A future collectible. This makes sure your watch is one of a kind.
The first 500 watches come in a limited numbered edition. A future collectible. This makes sure your watch is one of a kind.

                                    Interchangeable straps

I don't want you to buy a new watch every 2 year, that is why every BERG watch comes with a 5 year warranty. Instead I want you to be able to create a new watch to fit any setting, by being able to switch the straps in just a few seconds. It is easy and makes it feel like you got a whole new watch.

                          Inspired by the raw nature of Norway

The contrast between the roughness of the strap and the simple and elegant design of the watch is what makes BERG a truly unique timepiece.
The contrast between the roughness of the strap and the simple and elegant design of the watch is what makes BERG a truly unique timepiece.

As my inspiration comes from my hometown Bergen, which is surrounded by seven mountains, it was only natural that the first collection would be named after the tallest one, Ulriken. Bergen is a UNESCO world heritage city with a long history of trade and fishing. It is also the rainiest city in Europe, so the watches needed to be water resistant.

  

                             SALMON LEATHER STRAPS

Salmon leather from Europe's finest tannery
Salmon leather from Europe's finest tannery

When creating a timepiece with salmon leather straps it was important to me that the craftsmanship behind the strap reflected the quality of the watch. The tannery I ended up working with was ranked the #1 tannery in Europe in 2016 and is located on Iceland. The salmon skin that is used come from the Faroe Islands where it used to be a waste product, but is now being used in every BERG watch strap. The straps have a snap solution which makes it easy to change in just a couple of seconds.

                                        THE SPECIFICATIONS

Norwegian design - Swiss quartz movement - Salmon leather straps from Iceland - Sapphire glass - 5 ATM - 5 year warranty - Interchangeable straps - Stainless steel case - Sizes: 36mm, 38mm and 40 mm -  Choose between a rose gold, gold or silver case - Super slim case (8mm) - Choose between a white or a black dial - Ultra light.        

 

The brown strap on the left is a 16 mm strap. The rest is 20 mm.
The brown strap on the left is a 16 mm strap. The rest is 20 mm.


                            CHOOSING THE RIGHT SIZE

                       PRODUCTION SCHEDULE

 

 

                                                   

Risks and challenges

There are always a few risks involved when launching a new product. However I feel that I've tried to minimize the risk of the production by having close relationships with my suppliers and added an extra month into the estimated delivery schedule in case of any incidents

Duty/VAT charges: You will be responsible for any applicable duty/VAT charges into your country. This does not apply for watches going to Norway, as the tax (moms er inkludert og går under frakt kostnad) is included as the shipping cost.

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    Pledge NOK 450 or more About $52

    EXTRA SALMON LEATHER WATCH STRAP

    Choose one salmon leather watch strap of your choice.

    Color will be chosen when campaign has ended

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    Future retail price is 700 NOK

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    1 WATCH - SUPER EARLY BIRD / $150

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    The perfect gift for business partners, employee gifts, in-house sales competitions and holiday gifts.

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