The Avenue C Lily Cluster is an ode to nature
The Avenue C Mini Lily Cluster presents a marriage of two Harry Winston icons, the Cluster and the Avenue, bringing the House’s most celebrated jewelry motif to its most recognized ladies timepiece.
The contrast with the case and bracelet,replica watches uk both geometric and purified, is amazing. The 15.6 mm case is decorated with 47 brilliant-cut diamonds and houses a quartz movement.
Frédérique Constant Genève celebrates the 10th anniversary of its in-house movements
Following the success of the launch of the first Heart Beat Manufacture Calibre in 2004, Frédérique Constant has presented every year an additional version, revised, updated and technically advanced, to its Heart Beat Manufacture range.
Since the first delivery of its iconic “Manufacture Heart Beat” movement, in 2004, Frédérique Constant has developed 15 in-house handcrafted calibers, including the last 2014 creation: the Heart Beat Manufacture FC-942 Silicium, improved in terms of reliability, durability and pure technical excellence.
Frédérique Constant Genève reveals two new Jubilee models within the Manufacture collection: the new Heart Beat Manufacture Silicium in 18K rose gold and in Platinum, and the Slimline Tourbillon Manufacture edited for the occasion with a dark green finishing at 10 pieces in 18K rose gold and 10 pieces in stainless steel.
The Heart Beat Manufacture Silicium features the recognizable popular patented balance wheel bridge on the front side of the calibre. The Silicium escapement wheel can clearly be seen through the Heart Beat aperture in the dial,replica watches uk working tirelessly and at the same time creating an eye-catching effect.
Explore the craftsmanship behind the Ralph Lauren Stirrup Enamel Watch here
The bezel and the back of the RM 61-01 are created from TZP-N. This ultra-tough black ceramic material has a low density (6g.cm3) combining extreme resistance to scratches with a very low coefficient of thermal conductivity. Composed of 95% Zirconium compound stabilized with Yttrium, TZP-N provides a perfect finish with blasted and hand polished anglage in combination with a caseband created from light and highly resilient NTPT® carbon. Its drawn-out shape between 2 and 5 o’clock stops the crown from rubbing against the sprinter handle.
Richard Mille has consciously aimed for exceptional impact resistance, with validation testing for the RM 61-01 carried out in excess of 5000 G’s.Accentuating the tough character of this novel timepiece are the large crown protectors, offering full security to the crown during sports and other activities..
A masterpiece for men adorned with baguette-cut diamonds
It takes an expert hand to evoke all the brilliance of the diamond, and in the case of Bulgari Bulgari Tourbillon’s dial alone, in over 200 step-cut baguette diamonds. As an ingenious invention from the 19th c., the tourbillon is still revered for its practicality as well as its beauty. Greatly improving the accuracy of mechanical watches, it was revolutionary to the world of horology.
Cased in 18-carat white gold and clasped with a black alligator strap, the Bulgari Bulgari Tourbillon is made to epitomise luxury. As it ticks via a mechanical movement with automatic winding, its BVL 263 calibre is the haute gamme of precision. Featuring a “see-through” tourbillon, a sapphire bridge, and dozens of diamond accents throughout, the BB Tourbillon clasps the best of Bulgari to a gentleman’s wrist.
The brand presents a special limited series dedicated to the Ambrí Piotta Hockey Club
The Traversetolo has a case of large proportions (ø 43 mm) coupled with a mechanical hand-wound movement inspired by a mechanism of the ‘50s and perfected over time. The white dial with black Arabic numerals, luminous points and a small seconds counter at the 6 o’clock position,replica watches uk is personalised with the HCAP logo in the traditional blue colour. Also in blue the stitching adorning the honey-coloured leather strap which makes Traversetolo even sportier.
The subtle mix of cool elegance
In 2008, Jaquet Droz launched the Grande Seconde SW, a sporty reworking of this iconic model. Six new versions will enhance the line in 2014, showcased by two diameters, one in 45 mm and, for the first time, a 41 mm, each available in three intrinsically contemporary colors: gray, anthracite gray and blue. The members of this beautiful trio all have alligator leather straps and are graced with a new Côtes de Genève decoration.
A collection available in the three colours of gold
In 2014, 2 models both use the three colours of gold: yellow, white and pink. In the mini version, they are adorned with mirror calfskin straps. In the 38mm version limited to 20 pieces each, the dials, embossed with the pattern of alligator scales and covered in gold, extend onto the alligator straps which are covered in 7 layers of gold leaf and 5 layers of lacquer. The bezel and crown are set with diamonds to lend a touch of elegance to the watch. A quartz movement operates at the heart of the D de Dior Alligator.
Focusing on the ladies' Stirrup steel models
The Stirrup models in steel are part of the eponymous and iconic Ralph Lauren collection. Twelve new leather straps are available in a whole rainbow of colours, from dark brown and blue to apple green via bright yellow and pink. They all fit perfectly with the black or white dials of the watches, adding a touch of classic elegance, flamboyant modernity or summer freshness.
A revolutionary patented chronograph that combines new slide bar mechanism with remarkable ergonomics
Ball Watch had already reinterpreted the classic chronograph once in the past, with the introduction of a single-button timepiece, the Trainmaster Doctor's Chronograph.The current form of the mechanical chronograph shows few changes since its inception and generally features two push-buttons, one on each side of a central crown.
The "Slide Chronograph" system includes a circular slide bar fitted around the movement. The chronograph is started and stopped with a clockwise rotation of this slide bar, which then returns automatically to its original position, while an anticlockwise movement prompts a reset. The "Slide Chronograph" system, developed and patented by Ball Watch, means that the chronograph can be guided easily with one finger while still wearing the watch.
This new model definitely belongs to the historic Reine de Naples collection
The plain dial is in silvered and anthracite-coloured 18-carat gold and is adorned with manually operated engine-turned patterns. It follows the line of the case creating an illusion of depth, which highlights the hour markers, also curved and in gold, at 12 and 6 o'clock. A touch of brilliance is added to the watch thanks to the crown set with an inverted diamond, while the ball attachment is decorated with brilliant-cut diamonds. The clasp of the leather strap is also set with 29 brilliant-cut diamonds.
While retaining its egg shape, the case, made in 18-carat rose gold with a finely fluted caseband, has been curved to fit the shape of the wrist and ensure the watch can be worn in comfort but also to reveal a multitude of forms depending on the point of view.
The brand pays tribute to Saint-Exupéry's last flight
Sotheby's Geneva will auction one of the platinum models, in November. IWC will donate the entire proceeds to the Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Youth Foundation,replica watches uk which champions the great Frenchman's humanitarian philosophy and is involved in projects aimed at improving literacy among children and young people across the world. On this occasion, the money is destined for the Hospital Pequeno Principe in Curitiba. Brazil's largest children's hospital is a respected centre specializing in highly complex heart operations, organ and bone transplants. The funds that will be collected will provide the hospital's recreational area will soon have a library to offer its young patients.
Usually, special editions dedicated to the legendary pilot are in tobacco colour. For new models of the Pilot’s Watches in “The Last Flight” Chronograph Edition, the brand has adapted a brown ceramic case made from silicon nitride, a brown dial with a calfskin strap in the same colour. The rugged case, made of high-performance ceramic silicon nitride, has several outstanding properties such as enormousheat resistance, unusual hardness, corrosion resistance and very low wear and tear. The sapphire glass has an antireflective
Discover all the facets of contemporary feminity with the Lady 8 in red gold and mother-of-pearl
This version is directly inspired by the jewelry universe. Precious metal with a 18-carat red gold case, domed white mother-of-pearl dial, revolving white pearl ball: everything is made to think it as a true jewel.