Month: February 2012

Elegance On Horseback Longines Powers Thoroughbred Races

The highly anticipated 2014 Zhejiang Jiulongshan National Speed ​​Horse Jockey Invitational cum Horse Culture Festival successfully concluded at the Jiulongshan Polo Horse Racing Club in Pinghu, Zhejiang. Four high-level pure-blood horse races were held in October. On the 12th match day, passion was staged. The famous Swiss watchmaker Longines is the official timekeeper and designated watch of the event, and presents the ‘Longines Championship’. Mr. Li Li, Vice President of Longines China, joined hands with Lin Zhiling, the elegant ambassador of Longines, to attend the appointment and presented the ‘Longines Elegant Dress Award’. On this wonderful moment when elegance and sports are perfectly matched, Longines also grandly presents the Conquest Classic watch specially made for equestrian sports. It pays tribute to the common pursuit of precision, elegance and outstanding performance of Longines and equestrian sports.

   This event aims to show the classic charm and elegance of the Thoroughbred Speed ​​Race to more horse lovers. Four high-level thoroughbred horse speeds including Sir Irving Glen Sprint Cup (1000m), Longines Championship (1600m), Como CECF Singapore Cup (1800m) and Hurun Report (2400m) The races were staged one after another, with a passionate interpretation of the charm of racing and elegance.

   In the Longines Championship of the day, eight domestic and foreign riders competed fiercely. In the straight sprint near the finish line, the famous domestic rider Shan Hailong rode the great horse ‘Commengy’, surpassed the horse race ‘Offense’ that always kept ahead, and won the championship in one fell swoop, and won 500,000 yuan. The prize money is included in the tournament. Longines Elegant Ambassador Lin Zhiling and Longines China Marketing Director Mr. Ye Qingfeng presented awards to the champion riders and owners, and each gave them a beautiful Longines timepiece.

   Longines and equestrian sport have a long history spanning more than 100 years. This time, in cooperation with the 2014 Zhejiang Jiulongshan National Speed ​​Horse Jockey Invitational, this time, Longines has always devoted its lasting enthusiasm for flat horse racing. While the riders were racing passionately, the ladies on site wore exquisite top hats, dazzling costumes, and fully interpreted the traditional dress code of horse racing. They went out to this appointment, which is a perfect fusion of sports and elegance. The Longines Elegant Dress Award, launched by Longines, pushes the fashion atmosphere to the top. In the end, Ms. Xiang Hailan, a Hong Kong film star, stood out with her elegant and dignified temperament and won this deserved award. Mr. Li Li, Vice President of Longines China, and Mr. Lin Zhiling, the elegant ambassador of Longines, presented the prize to Ms. Hailan and awarded her a masterpiece of Longines timepieces.

   Longines loves equestrianism because this fascinating sport requires extraordinary abilities such as concentration, precision and experience, and because the sport conveys a noble and unique elegance. These qualities are related to the pure and classic watchmaking traditions and classics of Longines. Elegant attitude coincides. As a partner in many of the world’s most prestigious flat horse races, Longines has dedicated itself to creating exquisite timepieces from the Compaq collection. This series also incorporates modern technology and precise quality, which illustrates Longines’ passion for equestrian sports for nearly a century.

What Watch Did Zhao Wei Wear, Did Jaeger-lecoultre Change Its Spokesperson?

With the launch of the Mango Taiwan variety show ‘Chinese Restaurant’, actor Zhao Wei began to be active on the TV screen. As an artist, the brand value attached to it will also rise.

Variety Show ‘Chinese Restaurant’ Zhao Wei

  Friends who like watches may pay more attention to Zhao Wei’s watch brands. In 2013, Jaeger-LeCoultre officially announced that actor Zhao Wei was the global spokesperson. Since the cooperation between Zhao Wei and Jaeger-LeCoultre, she has shown us the beautiful Jaeger-LeCoultre women’s watches for many times at various official events of the Shanghai International Film Festival and the Venice Film Festival. High-jewellery that shines on the red carpet, antique watches to daily-wearing dating series and Reverso flips. As a mother, woman, director and star, every time she reshapes and surpasses her, she has become the definition of modern women by Jaeger-LeCoultre. : Passing time, exploring the true self.

  Zhao Wei once said in an interview: ‘I will continue to be’ loyal ‘to Jaeger-LeCoultre in public in the future. Following this, Zhao Wei also bought a lot of Jaeger-LeCoultre watches out of her own pocket to attend the event.
  However, recently, many watchmates found that since the Golden Award in April, Zhao Wei has been wearing watches of other brands when she appeared in front of the camera, and many netizens have also speculated about the cooperation between Jaeger-LeCoultre and Zhao Wei. Is it over?

Zhao Wei wears Jaeger-LeCoultre watch to attend Golden Award

  For example, the watch worn by Zhao Wei on the poster of the second season of ‘Chinese Restaurant’ is not a Jaeger-LeCoultre watch.

‘Chinese Restaurant’ Season 2 Promotion Poster

Patek Philippe Nautilus for Men

  Seen from the side, the Nautilus male model suspected of Patek Philippe, with a diameter of 40 mm, is made of stainless steel. It is equipped with a Patek Philippe Cal.324 S C movement, which has a power reserve of 45 hours and a water resistance of 120 meters. The actual price of this model has reached 300,000 levels, far exceeding the public price, and it is almost the highest price among all Patek Philippe watches on the market. The supply is small and the demand is large.

Zhao Wei microblogging photos

Patek Philippe Sports Series 7118 / 1A-001 Watch Nautilus Women
  This side view of the suspected Patek Philippe Sports Series 7118 / 1A-001 watch is a Nautilus female model with a diameter of 35.2 mm. It is also made of stainless steel and is the same as the male model. It is equipped with a Patek Philippe Cal.324 SC movement. Power reserve. Up to 45 hours, water-resistant to 60 meters.
  Recently, Zhao Wei attended the event map, wearing a watch front view suspected of Patek Philippe 7180 / 1G-001 watch

Zhao Wei attends the event map

Patek Philippe 7180 / 1G-001

Chinese Restaurant Season 1

  Prior to that, as a Jaeger-LeCoultre spokesperson, Zhao Wei wore many Jaeger-LeCoultre watches and appeared in variety shows and TV series. For example, in the first season of ‘Chinese Restaurant’, she wore Jaeger-LeCoultre dating watches, although no other The design of the series is so complicated, but because of this simple and atmospheric style design, it is much loved by ladies. It is soft and elegant, and it is very suitable for women to wear.

Stills from the TV show ‘Tiger Mom and Dad’

  Zhao Wei is a more serious and responsible spokesperson. When she participated in the TV series ‘Tiger Mom Cat Dad’, she also wore a Jaeger-LeCoultre watch, and in addition, she also wore Jaeger-LeCoultre wrists many times. Table to attend various events at the scene.

  Nowadays, although Zhao Wei did not wear Jaeger-LeCoultre watches to look in the picture, looking at other brand spokespersons, wearing their own watches is also a relatively common phenomenon. It can only be said that Zhao Wei was too serious before. ‘Jaeger and Ms. Zhao Wei will continue to maintain a good cooperative relationship and hope to seek more cooperation opportunities in the future.’ Therefore, fans of cousin and Zhao Wei should not trust the rumors, all news and other official notifications are more secure. (Picture / Text Watch House Qiu Shiya)

Hublot Celebrates The Launch Of The Arturo Fuente Watch

Earlier this week, Hublot hosted a luncheon in the Grand Havana Room in New York to celebrate the launch of the King Power ‘Arturo Fuente’.
This watch is the result of a collaboration between the manufacturer and Artlos Fuente cigar owner Carlos Fuente Jr. Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani came to congratulate Fuente for his cooperation.

Emmy-winning journalist Paula Zahn interviewed Fuente. He talked about the cooperation with Hublot and the production of handmade products, the importance of precision and the caring society shared by the cooperation. Arturo Fuente Cigars provides funding to the non-profit Cigar Family Charitable Foundation. The institution is a 23-acre complex in the Dominican Republic that includes schools, sports and recreation facilities, and a medical clinic.
‘This is a special moment, the culmination of our century-long family success,’ Fuente said. ‘Today we celebrate with Big Bang, leaving a good cigar and a good watch for Hublot King Power ‘Arturo Fuente’ for 2012.’

The King Power ‘Arturo Fuente’ watch is made for the 100th anniversary of the Arturo Fuente brand and pays tribute to the treasure of Opus X in the cigar world. The gold version will be limited to 100 pieces and the ceramic version will be limited to 200 pieces.