Blancpain introduces a new complication in the Villeret collection: a retrograde day of the week indication. Presented with the Villeret Grande Date Jour Rétrograde, it is complemented by a large date displayed in two windows. Classicism and refinement are the watchwords of the new Villeret Grande Date Jour Rétrograde, reasserting Blancpain’s attachment to authentic horological values. The signature aesthetics of the collection are the double stepped (double pomme) bezel, thin profile, as well as elegant understated hands and indexes. To maintain a clean profile, unmarred by calendar adjustments requiring dimples on the case sides, the Villeret philosophy takes advantage of Blancpain’s patented exclusive under-lug correctors. Neither calendar indication requires a pusher or tool, as the day of the week can be set with a fingertip via a hidden corrector, and the date is adjusted through the crown. To ensure visual balance, the day of the week is positioned on an arc bet
The Skull collection has been enhanced with a more compact model, but its message still resonates now more than ever. The Skull, with its new 48.8 mm case, is available in two versions, the first made entirely from pink gold and the second from contrasting gold and black DLC titanium. Both have a patinated skull, underscoring the fact that life is precious.
Movado introduces the Novella collection featuring striking geometry highlights that define the shape of this modern watch with its faceted, sizable bangle bracelet. The collection is available in 24 mm featuring Movado’s iconic Museum dial in white, grey and black mother-of-pearl. The bracelet is offered in stainless steel, yellow gold PVD, rose gold PVD and a black PVD finish. Novella is a feminine timepiece that wears like jewelry and adds style to any wardrobe.
The Longines Master Collection is inviting colour onto its dials As a traditional watchmaking company, Longines has been producing exceptional timepieces since the very beginning. The Longines Master Collection is the perfect contemporary illustration of this concept, as demonstrated by the success of this collection since its launch in 2005. The Longines Master Collection blends classic elegance and excellence, for the greatest pleasure of watchmaking enthusiasts. Today, Longines is presenting new pieces in which coloured dials take center stage. These gray and blue models add a new variation to the rich array of models offered in The Longines Master Collection.
The Elite collection welcomes a new model that enables its wearer to change the colour of time. Yellow, apple green, turquoise and red versions appear housed in a daintier than ever stainless steel case with diamond-set bezel: the new Elite Lady Moonphase 33 mm stands for a powerful temperament, original aesthetics and appealing colours. The Elite Lady watch is an iconic style statement for women who never go unnoticed. This exquisitely feminine timepiece epitomising contemporary elegance offers a new perspective on time that will delight the hearts of women who looking for a watch that not only harbours a fine mechanism but is also a beautiful piece of jewellery. A FINE MECHANISM IN A PRECIOUS JEWELLERY CREATION The heart of this new ladies’ watch beats to the rhythm of the automatic Elite Calibre 692 bearing the inimitable Zenith signature. Endowed with a more than 50-hour power reserve, this ultra-thin movement operating at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour and compri
Swarovski new Fall/Winter 2017 collection of effortless yet high shine watches help the modern woman to dial up the glamour and feel daring and irresistible every moment of every day. Infused with distinct Swarovski’s DNA, the new range is composed of versatile timepieces ranging from sleek to bold and from timeless to truly on-trend. It is this combination that is proving to be crucial to the brand’s success, as Swarovski CEO Robert Buchbauer explains: ““We are pleased to announce that the development of our watch business is bucking the global industry trend. While many players suffer from double digit declines, we continue to grow our watch business at a rate of more than 30%. This is due to the uniqueness of our watches which exude the Swarovski design language and renowned sparkle, Swiss made and affordable enough for an everyday style upgrade.” Pure, modern, and feminine, this stunning timepiece with a yellow gold-tone case showcases 850 crystals se
MASTERPIECE – Excellence The Masterpiece Collection is the perfect synthesis of Maurice Lacroix know-how. This collection spearheads the brand, and, its interpretation is a wonderful illustration of complications, especially retrograde displays, that Maurice Lacroix has been specializing in since 1999. In 2003, Maurice Lacroix unveiled its first double retrograde model. Ever since, this genre of timepiece has played a key role in the history of the progressive brand. This year, Maurice Lacroix returns to its roots, unveiling two types of retrograde watches: the Masterpiece Double Retrograde and the Masterpiece Moon Retrograde. Each model embodies watchmaking craftsmanship and is delivered in either a classical or a modern design style. The Masterpiece Double Retrograde The 43mm stainless steel case provides ample size to display all indications clearly. The dial features hours, minutes and a small seconds display at 9 o’clock, with a power reserve indicator adjacent the crown. B
The Dior Grand Bal collection is now enriched with a new model uniting the feather-making know-how specific to Haute Couture with watchmaking technology. Graceful and delicate, feathers are being enhanced more than ever, combined for the first time with ornamental stone dials in a polished steel case. Designed in two versions, the one adorned with a malachite dial, highlighted in yellow gold and tsavorite garnets, the other with an aventurine dial matched with pink gold and pink sapphires, the Dior Grand Bal Plume is equipped with an automatic movement exclusive to the Maison Dior, the “Dior Invers
The L.U.C Lunar One flagship model of the L.U.C collection is now available in a new limited edition. Chopard’s perpetual calendar model with astronomical moon-phase display appears attired in 950 platinum framing a deep blue sunray-patterned dial. The Manufacture’s vision of extreme horological complexity is thereby treated to a rare, precious and extremely elegant interpretation bearing the Hallmark of Geneva. First presented in 2005, the L.U.C Lunar One has over the years become the stellar model in the Chopard Haute Horlogerie collection. This perpetual calendar watch with large date and moon-phase display showcases the full range of watchmaking skills cultivated at Chopard and encompass the very heart of the L.U.C aesthetic. This classic masculine model, governed by elaborate rules of symmetry and optimal legibility that endow it with a perfectly balanced appearance, is introduced this year in platinum. A watch for connoisseurs of excellence Graced with harmonious pro
Ever since it was launched, the Happy Sport collection has been an undeniable success. Over the years, it has been enriched with original creations, occasionally offbeat but consistently delightful. This year, Chopard is once again reinvigorating this iconic collection with the new Happy Ocean. Both sporty and elegant, Happy Ocean is the ideal watch for exploring the ocean floor, relaxing on a yacht or strolling on the sand. As technical as it is fun, it is water-resistant to 300 metres and beats to the rhythm of a self-winding Chopard movement. For more than 20 years, the Happy Sport line has delighted fans of chic, sporty watches. The first of its kind when it was launched in 1993, the concept combines the nobility of diamonds with steel. Free of any setting, diamonds frolic between two sapphire crystals, illuminating the entire dial. Each model breathes new life to the collection. In the case of Happy Ocean, it’s a sea breeze that is energising the Happy Sport universe! Chang