Month: May 2021

Roger Dubuis Launches New 42mm Excalibur Series

Roger Dubuis, the only well-known watch brand with a full line of movements that complies with the strict requirements of the Geneva mark, has recently launched a new member of the Excalibur series – a new 42 mm case diameter Female and male watches.
The new 42mm watch introduced this time fills the gap between the large model (45mm) and the small model (36mm) launched in the previous series, which not only provides a more complete collection and wearing options, but also Retains the iconic design features of the Excalibur series: three lugs to secure the strap, a unique grooved bezel, and slender Roman numerals. New sizes of Excalibur come in three models: Automatic, Automatic Jewellery and Automatic Precious Dial, each model as its name implies Like that.

RogerDubuis new 42mm Excalibur series timepiece

The Automatic watch is available in four different versions. The bright stainless steel or rose gold case reveals luxury, the unique dial with slender Roman numerals, and the large small seconds at 9 o’clock is absolutely difficult. Ignore. This model is equipped with the excellent RD620 movement and is equipped with an alligator leather strap. The latest generation of the RD620 movement has been certified by the COSC Swiss official astronomical observatory, with a vibration frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour (4 Hz) and a power reserve of 52 hours.

RogerDubuis exploded view of RD620 movement components

The Automatic Precious Dial watch features three different dials made of beautiful and precious mother-of-pearl, onyx and lapis lazuli in a white or rose gold case, creating a striking time reading background. At first sight, you are in love and intoxicated. Each edition is limited to 188 pieces. With an excellent RD622 mechanical movement and a black alligator leather strap, the RD622 movement has the same specifications as the RD620 movement above but does not have a small seconds module. Both movements were developed, designed, shaped, manufactured, assembled and inspected by the Roger Dubuis Manufacture, and were awarded the Geneva Seal.

RogerDubuis new 42mm Excalibur series timepiece

The Automatic Jewellery model is also unique: white or rose gold case, frosted sun dial, bezel set with 36 brilliant diamonds (approx. 2.09 carats), folding clasp inlay 17 diamonds (about 0.12 carats). Equipped with the RD620 movement, an oversized small seconds hand is set at 9 o’clock.

Moon Genes Are Upgraded Again Omega Pushes Super Professional Moon Phase Watch

In the altar, it can be said that no watch has a deeper spirit of exploration than the Omega Speedmaster professional watch. Since 1965, the Omega Speedmaster has become an important member of every manned space mission of NASA, and has established an outstanding reputation on July 20, 1969. On this day, the Apollo 11 lunar module landed on the surface of the moon, Buzz Aldrin stepped on the moon, and the Speedmaster professional watch fixed outside the space suit has a special name– ‘ ‘Moon watch’, today, ‘Moon watch’ has become synonymous with the Omega Speedmaster watch series. This Omega launched a new Speedmaster watch, which is more closely related to the moon. It not only has all the famous chronograph functions, moon phase functions and date indications of the Speedmaster watch series, but also has a blackened aventurine dial, which shows the original appearance of the ‘Moon Watch’.

1866 manual movement / stainless steel and blackened aventurine dial / diameter 42mm / hour, minute, small seconds, date indicator / timekeeping function / lunar phase display / sapphire crystal and caseback / crocodile leather strap –

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Ulysse Nardin New Monaco Limited Watch

At the helm of nautical watchmaking technology for nearly 170 years, the Athens watch continues to sail with the new ‘Monaco Limited Watch’. Since the 19th century, the history of the Athens watch has been closely linked to the ocean. The Nautical Observatory Clock accurately led the captain and crew across continents and began a long and intelligent journey of independent watchmaking. Since its inception, Athens Watch has designed, developed and produced a series of award-winning instruments. The emergence of international trade has become a source of inspiration for the brand, and it continues to be reflected in the modern nautical creations of the Athenian watch.

 Athens watches Monaco Limited Edition

 Athens Watch, which has become the official sponsor of the Monaco Yacht Show for five consecutive years, further highlights the brand’s passion for precise navigation and yacht lifestyle through the ‘Monaco Limited Watch’. ‘Monaco Limited Watch’ is a marine astronomical watch, limited to 100 pieces worldwide. Each watch is individually engraved with unique collection value. The special water blue dial is printed with a nautical pattern, which contains the essence of the ocean, and is crafted for people of different temperaments.

 The ‘Monaco Limited Edition Watch’ uses a titanium and stainless steel case, is equipped with the self-developed UN-118 self-winding basic movement, and is built with the new DiamonSil technology, which is another creative symbol of the Athens watch. The watch has its own oscillator and patented hairspring, a 60-hour power reserve display; a 100-meter water-resistant case; an oversized second hand display; a calendar window display at 6 o’clock; and Athens’s famous simple date fast-forward and backward function .

 Designed for on-shore or underwater sports or leisure, the Monaco Limited Watch showcases the nautical style of the French Riviera and exudes the usual original, unique and autonomous spirit of the Athenian watch.

Athens Watch Monaco Limited Watch Technical Information

Limited: 100 pieces
Model: 1183-126LE-3 / 63_MON
Movement: UN-118 movement, 13. ‘’, self-designed research and development movement, patented DIAMonSIL escapement, patented inertia balance I 10 and silicon balance spring, 50 stones
Power reserve: about 60 hours
Winding method: automatic winding movement
Functions: C.O.S.C certified by Swiss official observatory, power reserve at 12 o’clock, oversized second hand at 6 o’clock and circular calendar window display, quick adjustment device before and after date
Case: titanium and stainless steel
Dial: Sailboat motif, stainless steel number plate engraved with watch number
Crown: screw-in crown
Diameter: 43 mm
Water resistance: 100 meters
Surface: anti-glare and anti-wear sapphire crystal glass
Case back: anti-glare and wear-resistant sapphire crystal
Strap: Two titanium components with rubber strap and folding buckle

Introduction To Iwc Portofino Chronograph Watch

IWC Portofino Chronograph Watch (No. 3190)
Porto Fino Chronograph Watch (No. 3190)
Unlike ordinary stainless steel bracelets, the metal bracelets of IWC Portofino chronographs are made with a tighter Milanese braided mesh. While inheriting the sturdy and durable characteristics of the metal bracelet, its fine layout makes the strap fit the wrist more comfortably, and the breathability is also good. Because of the cold weather in winter, it is not suitable for wearing a stainless steel strap. In summer, dust and sweat mix to form some indecent dirt between the gaps of the metal strap. Therefore, the spring of this Yinggeyan language will again It is the best season for those who love metal bracelets to show their style on the wrist.

Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Traditionnelle Automatic Winding Watch

The new Patrimony Traditionnelle heritage automatic winding watch is undoubtedly part of the true horological tradition. With its pure lines and beautifully balanced proportions, bold details are emphasized by the silky bezel, the knurled pattern around the screw-in transparent sapphire crystal case back, the 18K pink gold hour markers, and the elegant toffee hands. Its classic and timeless characteristics and aesthetic value.
    This new watch is made entirely according to the latest Geneva mark standards. The test of the new standard is no longer limited to the certification of the movement. It is also a strict inspection of the entire watch. The new inspection standard was officially announced on the occasion of the 125th anniversary of the Geneva Seal last year. It represents a major advancement in high-quality labels and echoes the needs of customers who are seeking for better watches that meet strict standards.
    The gold case complements the silver-finished milky white curved dial, and time is on the dial to continue its renewed journey. 18K pink gold hour markers, supplemented by a black minute circle, simple hands dance on the dial, reflecting the elegant traditional watchmaking process, reminiscent of a timeless, pure watch tradition.
    Beneath the classic-lined case, the ultra-thin self-winding Calibre 1120 with an excellent reputation boasted. This movement was developed and produced in Geneva’s most demanding fine watchmaking tradition, with a vibration frequency of 2.75 Hz (19,800 vibrations per hour) and a power reserve of approximately 40 hours. Creating such a movement has extremely strict requirements on micro-fabrication: the surface of the movement is decorated with a fine Côtes de Genève Geneva decorative pattern, and the bevel treatment and chamfering are all hand-carved. Even the screw head handling is quite neat.
    In order to meet this shining example of mechanical genius, Vacheron Constantin’s new Patrimony Traditionnelle Self Winding automatic winding watch uses the commonly used 18K pink gold case, combined with two rarely associated standard designs. Although its elegant and slim shape proudly reveals its classic ancestry, the 41 mm diameter undoubtedly adds a contemporary dimension to it. See the beauty of Caliber 1120 ultra-thin movement through the sapphire crystal case back.
    Vacheron Constantin’s new Patrimony Traditionnelle Self Winding self-winding watch adopts a classic chestnut brown Mississippi alligator leather strap with 18K pink gold pin buckle, making the watch precious and elegant.

Vacheron Constantin’s Overseas Series Launches New Black Elegance

Twenty years ago, the launch of the Vacheron Constantin Overseas Series, which became the representative of the ‘watching the spirit of travel and looking at the broad world’ in the fine watchmaking industry. In 2016, Vacheron Constantin adhered to the tradition of fine watchmaking in Geneva, reimagining this iconic classic series with a new perspective, blending a new design aesthetic and a unique inner spirit. As a unique brand masterpiece, the Overseas Vertical and Horizontal series combines sports style with casual elegance, outstanding performance and good style. The blue dial design seems to lead us into the marine world.

New black dial
Both tough temperament and delicate beauty
Two models: automatic and chronograph

   In 2018, Vacheron Constantin continued its efforts to launch a black dial with a stainless steel case version, allowing the Overseas Vertical and Horizontal series to shine a new luster.

   The characteristic hexagon bezel, the self-winding movement developed and manufactured by the brand, and the design of the replaceable bracelet / strap, all key elements of the Overseas vertical and horizontal series are re-interpreted in the new black dial version, highlighting The collection’s unique design style and superb watchmaking skills.

   There are two options for the overseas vertical and horizontal series black dial: a low-key and exquisite self-winding three-hand watch and a chronograph, which can meet the needs of any occasion and style. The three small dials of the chronograph have a silver tone for added legibility. The black-and-white ‘Panda-style’ visual design is derived from a timepiece built for motorsports in the 1960s. The contrast of dark and light colors makes the dial display more eye-catching, highlighting the readability of the chronograph indication.

   The chronograph is equipped with a 5200 self-winding movement. Through the transparent sapphire crystal case back, you can admire the 22K gold rotor with the wind rose compass pattern. The dual barrel movement with column wheel can coordinate the start, stop and reset functions of the chronograph. At the same time, the longitudinal coupling clutch can effectively avoid the impact of hand vibration on the start of the chronograph.

   In keeping with the trend, Vacheron Constantin launched the concept of quick-changeable bracelet / strap two years ago, and the new black dial watch continues this iconic design. The wearer can quickly change the bracelet / strap through the modular replacement device, without any additional tools, to easily create a unique look that highlights his personal style. The metal bracelet is decorated with a semi-Maltese cross pattern at the links, which is suitable for casual style. The leather strap is very fashionable and the rubber strap is more sporty.

Bulgari Hotel March Into Shanghai

This luxury hotel will be located in the Suhewan area of ​​Zhabei District. Suhewan is one of the most famous historical and protected areas in Shanghai. It is close to the Suzhou River and faces Shanghai’s financial district, Pudong, across the river. Known as the ‘Shanghai Golden Bay’, Suhe Bay has become one of the city’s most prestigious areas with its artistic prosperity. From left to right: V. De Luca, S. Ursini, Zhang Yuqi, F Trapani, L. Gavazza, F. Varriale
    According to its blueprint, Suhe Bay will be home to many new and fashionable contemporary buildings, as well as famous historic buildings including Shanghai’s historical heritage “The Queen’s Palace”, also known as “Tianhou Palace”.
    Bulgari Hotel will be located on the 12th floor and above of a 40-storey building. The building was planned and designed by Foster + Partners, the world’s top architectural design team, while the interior design was tailor-made for Bulgari by the famous architectural firm Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel and Partners. Bulgari Hotel Bulgari in Milan and It also designs hotels in London and resorts in Bali.
    The hotel will inherit Bulgari’s fashion style, high-quality service and extraordinary design. Through the perfect combination of new and ancient architecture, it will denote the interplay of tradition and modernity, reflecting the design concept of integrating historical buildings and modern business in the entire OCT Suhewan area. And fashion.
    The hotel has a total of 120 rooms and suites-including a 400-square-meter Supreme Bulgari Suite, which will provide one of the largest hotel rooms in Shanghai. In addition, the hotel has designed an Italian rooftop restaurant and bar, which will definitely become the best place for Shanghai’s top luxury enjoyment.
    The hotel will also treasure a real ‘jewel’-an exclusive Chinese restaurant in an old building, which is also the original chamber of commerce of the Chinese General Chamber of Commerce. This reception room will be recast brilliant, and some Chinese antiques will also be displayed inside. The Chamber of Commerce of the China General Chamber of Commerce was opened in 1900 and is the first exclusive chamber in Chinese history. In addition, the hotel will build a ballroom and a 2000-square-meter luxury luxury spa including an indoor pool.
Above: Perspective view of hotel terrace lounge
Bulgari Shanghai Hotel is designed with the highest standards of sustainable environmental protection.
    Francesco Trapani, President and CEO of LVMH Jewellery Watches, said: ‘We are very honored to be able to open the first Bulgari Hotel in China, especially in Shanghai, a cosmopolitan metropolis with Chinese and Western cultures. .Choose Shanghai as the location of Bulgari’s flagship store in China will surely lay a good foundation for our successful brand image in China. In addition, last year we also participated in the impressive Shanghai World Expo, and in Shanghai The Metropolitan City held a retrospective art exhibition celebrating the 127th anniversary of the Bulgari brand.
    The newly built Bulgari Hotel Shanghai will be another important milestone for the Bulgari Hotels & Resorts Bulgari hotel project, providing us with a valuable opportunity to further develop the strategic market for luxury goods. It is worth mentioning that this time we are cooperating with OCT Group, a leader in China’s tourism industry, to build this exciting project, which will again ensure the highest level of quality and innovation. We look forward to welcoming guests from all directions in this unique city of Shanghai to share Bulgari’s values. ‘