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As expected from a brand such as Patek Philippe, they brought some exquisite new models to Basel. The new Grandmaster Chime, originally added to the regular collection in 2016, after being created as one of the brand’s 175th commemorative pieces in 2014. The latest
The case of this watch, decorated with a hand-guilloched hobnail pattern, rotates using a patented mechanism. This watch has a manually wound movement made up of 1,366 parts. The front dial decorated with the same hobnail pattern as the case which displays: acoustic functions, civil time, a second-time-zone, the moon phase, date and power indicators. Whereas the second dial has a perpetual calendar.
Originally introduced in 1997 the Aquanaut has gone on to be one of the most desired watches in the collection. After the addition of a midnight blue Aquanaut, the newest colour on the block is this trendsetting khaki. 18k white gold isn’t usually a metal we’d associate with sports watches. H
Rolex brought many new luxury watch designs to some of their most loved families of watches.
The new GMT Master II reintroduced by Rolex with new features bringing a fresh look to the much loved GMT-Master II. This new GMT sports a new jubilee bracelet with a folding clasp which is said to be more seamless than ever before. This creates the ultimate comfort for the wearer. On the inside, the new GMT is equipped with a new
In celebration of Scuderia Ferarri’s 90th anniversary, Hublot has released a special collection of Big Bang Ferrari Watches. The watch comes in three different variants. The three variants incorporate materials used in the making of the cars. Furthermore, this keeps in line with the belief that Hublot holds in the Art of Fusion. With each piece made in collaboration with Ferarri Design Centre. These are a limited edition watch with only 90 of each produced along with 10 Collectors sets which include one of each watch.
The platinum version represents the earlier classic models of the Scuderia Ferrari’s. Features such as the visible metal, the peccary leather and the dial all reference to integral parts of the classic racing vehicle. All of the three watches have their bezels cut from ceramic carbon, which is the same as the break discs in the cars.
The 3D Carbon version of the 90th-anniversary edition is a representation of the current race car. In competition driving today, new composite materials and high technology are researched for their potential uses. The strap is made of Nomex, the same synthetic fibre which is used in racing drivers suits.
The sapphire edition showcases a more futuristic style when compared to the previous two watches. The strap, made of Black Rubber and Kevlar Pattern fabric with light grey stitching. Its case features polished sapphire with a Carbon Ceramic bezel. The unique attention to detail is somewhat a trademark of Hublot watches when we look at the materials that they use. Through the Art Of Fusion, Hublot
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