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UNIMATIC Continues Their Collaboration Hotstreak with the UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC Modello Tre


UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE
UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE - Image courtesy of UNIMATIC

If you have been following the world of UNIMATIC over the past few months, then it is not surprising to see another notable collaboration making headlines. Following collaborations with both the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and Royal Enfield, UNIMATIC (again) teams up with renowned LA based streetwear brand UNDEFEATED for the newest rendition of the Modello Tre. The chronograph divers feature classic UNIMATIC minimalism and UNDEFEATED branding, in limited quantities. Let's see why this collabortaion makes sense.


 

UNDEFEATED


UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE
UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE - Image courtesy of UNIMATIC

UNDEFEATED, established in 2002 in Los Angeles, is a prominent streetwear brand celebrated for its distinctive urban aesthetic. Founded by James Bond and Eddie Cruz, the brand fuses athletic and military influences into bold designs. Renowned for limited edition sneaker collaborations with major sportswear brands, such as Nike and Adidas, UNDEFEATED has earned a dedicated following in the streetwear and sneaker communities. The brand's iconic five-strike logo symbolizes its commitment to triumph. UNDEFEATED's product line spans high-quality hoodies, t-shirts, outerwear, headwear, and accessories, reflecting a seamless blend of street culture and athletic style. With global expansion, flagship stores, and an online presence, UNDEFEATED remains a influential force in street fashion.


 

UNIMATIC


UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE
UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE - Image courtesy of UNIMATIC

UNIMATIC is a contemporary Italian watch brand known for its minimalist design and precision timepieces. Founded by Giovanni Moro and Simone Nunziato, the brand focuses on creating functional, durable watches with a distinct aesthetic. UNIMATIC's designs are characterized by clean lines, monochromatic color schemes, and a commitment to simplicity. The watches often feature high-quality materials such as stainless steel and sapphire crystal, reflecting a blend of modern aesthetics and traditional craftsmanship. Limited edition releases contribute to the brand's exclusivity and appeal among watch enthusiasts. UNIMATIC has garnered international acclaim for its commitment to quality, attention to detail, and a design philosophy that emphasizes both form and function.


 

UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC


UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE
UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE - Image courtesy of UNIMATIC

UNIMATIC and UNDEFEATED share commonalities in their design ethos and branding despite operating in distinct industries. Both brands embrace a minimalist aesthetic, favoring clean lines and simplicity. UNIMATIC applies this to precision timepieces with a focus on functionality, while UNDEFEATED manifests it in streetwear through bold, iconic designs. Limited edition releases are a shared strategy, creating exclusivity and bolstering desirability for their products. Each brand is meticulous about quality and attention to detail, whether in UNIMATIC's watch craftsmanship or UNDEFEATED's use of premium materials in streetwear. Distinctive branding is a key element but despite operating in different markets, these similarities highlight a shared commitment to a design philosophy and core values. Real recognize real.


 

UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE CHRONO



UNDEFEATED and UNIMATIC have joined forces for a second collaboration, presenting the UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC Modello Tre. This collaborative timepiece merges the performance of a diving watch with the functionality of a chronograph within a 40mm case. The watch features distinctive elements such as an olive NATO band, screw-down chrono pushers, and is adorned with the recognizable "Five Strike" logo at the 12 o'clock position. Additionally, each timepiece boasts a unique numbered case back. The UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC Modello Tre is available in two finishes: a DLC coated black version, limited to 99 pieces, and a steel reverse panda version, limited to 150 pieces. These pieces are available on Undefeated.com while supplies last.



 

UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE 'BLACK' & 'CREAM'



UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE
UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE - Image courtesy of UNIMATIC

The UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC Modello Tre 'Black' and 'Cream' editions represent a collaborative chrono-diver timepiece. Crafted in Italy and part of a limited edition of 99, the 'Black' version features a 40mm DLC black brushed stainless steel case with a 300-meter water resistance rating. It includes a 41.5mm bezel, 22mm olive drab seatbelt NATO strap, and a matte black reverse panda dial with the iconic UNDEFEATED "Five Strike" logo.


UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE
UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE - Image courtesy of UNIMATIC

 

UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE
UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE - Image courtesy of UNIMATIC

The 'Cream' edition, limited to 150 pieces, offers a similar construction with brushed stainless steel case. Its features include a matte black reverse panda dial with the "Five Strike" logo, Super-LumiNova® custom cream luminescence, and a Meca-quartz calibre Seiko VK64A movement. Both editions come with a UNIMATIC x UNDEFEATED tough case and a warranty card with a unique ID seal.


UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE
UNDEFEATED x UNIMATIC MODELLO TRE - Image courtesy of UNIMATIC

 

Don't Miss the Wave

UNIMATIC is having a moment right now. The italian brand is capitalizing on their fresh take on horology and minimalist design and collaborators are seemingly jumping at the opportunity to join forces. This is another great example of the diversity of vision in the watch space, and we're here for it all.


 

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Thank you to UNIMATIC and UNDEFEATED for all images featured in this article and thank you for reading.


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