One of the more recent and quite captivating limited-edition Bell & Ross BR03 watches is the BR 03-92 MA-1, that is inspired by the famed green and orange army coat design. Paris-based Bell & Ross is really in its trendy best, once again adopting something from the military to the luxury fashion world in a unique way that ultimately creates something completely new.
The Bell & Ross BR 01 Aviation Instrument Replica Watch is a longstanding model set that’s a smaller 42mm-wide square-shaped cockpit instrument-style wrist watch along with the iconic Bell & Ross BR01, that is larger at 46mm-wide. Bell & Ross has generated a large number of BR03 versions through the last few years and, honestly, the majority of them are pretty handsome. This makes them but also hard for watch enthusiasts who stand by waiting for the”best one” to come along. Maybe, for some individuals, that’s the limited edition of 999 pieces BR 03-92 MA-1.
Bell & Ross made the BR 03-92 MA-1 watch to match the traditional nylon-based bomber coat that has been, apparently, initially debuted in 1958. This sort of bomber jacket seemed to herald from the contemporary age of military clothing, being generated by a synthetic material (rather than leather) and containing a bright orange-colored interior which, in a crisis, could be used as a visual aid during rescue operations.
The MA-1 jacket eventually entered civilian usage and, in the past few years, has become the topic of many high-fashion design collaborations and luxury products. Military-inspired urban fashion has never been hotter, which is why BR 03-92 Black Camo Replica was smart to earn something in its own timepiece collection relevant. At worst, the attractive-looking BR 03-92 MA-1 could be criticized as being too direct an interpretation of this jacket in timepiece form. Thus, some collectors may decry a bit of creative art missing in the collection. That said, design enthusiasts might observe the literal interpretation of the jacket into wrist watch shape — although the strap isn’t made of nylon, but instead leather.