Black Pearl under sail

We get it. The Clipper ship thing is cool. But if you’ve got the money to drop on a project like this, why make it fugly? The lines are bloated, the cabin is too big, and those oval windows are hideous.

It’s not the first superyacht to have the extra decks and look too much like a powerboat, but if you’re going to make a ridiculous investment in the technology of this thing, why not give it some classical proportions?

Black Pearl Superyacht

It looks amazing from the air:
Black Pearl from the air

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There are also some really nice details:

bow

Despite the excessive freeboard, awkward hull to sail ratio,  and enormous raised cabin, at about 350′ the Black Pearl is an amazing project.

Check out their pre delivery trailer: