Month: January 2018

Eco-friendly Wristwatch Animal World

Green is undoubtedly a hot topic year after year. Of course, the watch industry is not a high energy consumption and high emission industry, but as a member of the global village, it is also incumbent on the living environment. This year, several brands have invariably focused on the theme of environmental protection and presented them to wild animals. With the top technology, it interprets the essence of environmental protection. When these watches are finally worn by customers, can they wake them up when they appreciate and play?

In memory of Chopin
Ukiyo-e in the forest Chopard
L.U.C XP Series Jungle Watch
The dial is the unique “lacquer ukiyo-e” created by Choirou, a Japanese national treasure-level lacquer master, for Chopard. The case is precious 18K rose gold, and these bear the high-end self-made high-end of Chopard. The LUC ultra-thin watch created by the mechanical movement, the fusion of the two top craftsmanships of the East and the West, should focus on the theme of environmental protection. And look at the dial with a little fairy-tale lions, monkeys and bears, and that many kinds of plants, flowers and plants? This is exactly what the name Jungle ‘Jungle’ hopes for, and the desire to maintain biodiversity.

Turtle pattern design
Explore the ocean Cartier cartier
Ca rtier d’ Art dial watch
do you know? There are many types of sea turtles in the world that are endangered animals that are in urgent need of protection. Cartier has created many impressive animal images on watches. This year, they once again combined the wild charm of animals with their superb watchmaking skills. For example, this mosaic turtle dial uses a dozen different gems, such as agate, jade, coral, and mother-of-pearl. A total of 1167 pieces, each 0.75 mm square, 0.4 mm thick small squares, Needless to say, the process of selecting materials and grinding, etc., it takes more than 60 man-hours just to inlay one item.

Conquer your bear pattern watch with your eyes
Perspective watch Cartier cartier
TonRotonde de Ca rtier white gold gold brown watch
Similar to the previous one, Cartier’s art masters use meticulous precious wood inlay craftsmanship, according to design patterns and required colors, textures and materials, through more than 10 kinds, a total of 38 pieces are cut into very small tows European natural woods, such as holly, chestnut, willow, red maple, walnut, etc., can create such rich three-dimensional and perspective painting effects, can be called a model of advanced woodwork. The watch is equipped with a 9905MC manual-winding mechanical movement with an hour-jump function. It is the result of close collaboration between the artist and the watchmaker, and each dial is unique.

African style elements
Africa Wilderness Van Cleef & Arpels
Dream dial series Antelope Decor
CVan Cleef & Arpels is undoubtedly a brand that is good at interpreting a certain theme with high jewelry, and similar limited edition models must be available every year. This year, the brand set its sights on the two hotspots of environmental protection-Africa and Antarctica. The ‘African and Beautiful Africa’ ​​theme, featuring top-level enamel, diamond setting and mother-of-pearl carving, vividly displayed elephants and hippos. , Antelopes and giraffes. Two full-bodied antelopes watched around alertly. The background was dense forests and sky. On the right was a waterfall. Especially the dark gray rocks were very three-dimensional. Wise. Please use this delicate female watch to please her. Right.

Classic Re-evolution Hermès Cape Cod Watch

Hermès Cape Cod has officially entered its 26th year since it was launched in 1991. It is different from ordinary Swiss watch brands. As a boutique brand, Hermès is known for its limited edition watches. Constantly innovating and making Cape Cod never retreat, Hermès designers imagine the endless stream of design models. Over the years, Cape Cod’s unique style has been shaped. At the Swiss Basel 2017, Hermès continued to bring new designs to the Cape Cod watch, giving the new faceplate a fresh and refreshing look.

Feature one: high-quality black face plate
Speaking of the origin of Cape Cod, going back to 1991, the designer Henri d’ Origny came up with a square panel embedded in a rectangular frame, and the prototype of Cape Cod was born. In the years that followed, Cape Cod kept pace with the times, constantly applying ingenuity to interpret the original design ideas. Today, the new Cape Cod we see has a clear style for men’s watches. The new Cape Cod consists of blue, carbon black or pure black to form a new color faceplate. This article introduces pure black Watches. Permanent anchor chain external lugs, faceplate classic time-marked numerals and hands, this time the date display is placed at the six o’clock position and replaces the number 6. Brings a layered design to the faceplate.

The darkened dial and stainless steel case create the familiar look of this classic watch

Feature two: impeccable leather craftsmanship
In addition to the beautiful design of Hermès watches, the matching straps are the topic. As a century-old leather brand, the strap of the new Cape Cod watch from Hermès is famous for its “Saddle Stitching” which is famous for cutting and polishing. The delicate manual work repeated in the leather strap workshop of Hermes. Hermès craftsmanship and the use of crocodile leather or Barénia calfskin to create a unique and noble strap, Cape Cod’s unique style can be complete.

In the past, different styles of straps were introduced, and this time it returned to a calm and restrained all-black design.

Feature 3: Signature movement
The gorgeous faceplate is equipped with Hermes’ self-made H1912 self-winding movement. This one of the first movements launched from Hermes after it has the ability to make its own movement is a high-quality basic movement. Since its annual mass production, Hermès has continued to add other watch complications to this, and this time it continues to serve the new Cape Cod watch with stability and precision. The transparent case back can see the appearance of the plywood of the H912 movement. All are processed with ‘H’ grooves. The difficulty is naturally higher than that of the ordinary sanding process. The relative cost will increase a lot, but it also shapes the Hermes movement. Unique style.

Hermes shows the brand’s ‘H’ engraving under the transparent bottom cover, putting on a beautiful coat for the H1912 movement

HERMÈS Cape Cod Watch

316L stainless steel / H1912 self-winding movement / hour, minute, second, date display / sapphire crystal, transparent bottom cover / waterproof 30 meters / diameter 33x33mm