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