The Opening Of The Timepiece Craftsmanship

On October 11, the German top watch brand Glasutti timepiece craft exhibition opened in Beijing SKP. For the first time, two limited-edition watches with outstanding performances made their first appearance in Beijing SKP in this exhibition. With 170 years of historical heritage and consistent original spirit, the exhibition tells the original definition of the distance between the world by Glashütte Original, and opens a new chapter for the world watchmaking industry.

Inheriting skills, revolutionizing world watchmaking
   Glashütte Original was born in Glashütte, Saxony, Germany. Since the 19th century, the watchmaking industry in the town of Glashütte has flourished, and a complete watch manufacturing and supply system has gradually been established, which has kept pace with Switzerland and has become a major watchmaking town in Germany. Glashütte Original follows the word ‘Original’, which symbolizes the glory of the country of origin. Despite historical changes, the Glashütte Original still maintains a firm heritage and reintegrates the watchmaking resources of the town of Glashütte. To carry forward the essence of top-class traditional skills, so that the Glashütte region can once again stand on the world stage with a solid watchmaking process, and create the brand’s supreme importance in the world watchmaking industry.

   Starting from the Glashütte region, Glashütte Original provides outstanding timepieces around the world. With superb watchmaking technology and a watchmaking philosophy that adheres to reliable performance, it is facing the world closer to the world. Glashütte Original follows a strict watchmaking tradition, limiting the production of each piece to ensure that each timepiece produced has the highest quality and unique characteristics. In addition, Glashütte Original continues to strive for excellence, emphasizing the complex mechanical connotation of the watch in a simple form. From the birth of the flying tourbillon device in 1920 to the unique design of 36 time zones in 2012, each patented mechanical structure, each The self-made movements made with all their heart are innovations and remodeling of world watchmaking technology.

Gathering ingenuity and rebuilding the distance from the world
   Since the location of the Royal Observatory Greenwich in the United Kingdom has become ‘zero longitude’, the world has been divided into 24 time zones. Generally, World Time Watches place the names of the representative cities in the 24 time zones and the corresponding time scales on the dial. Glashütte Original has re-divided the world into 36 time zones with unprecedented pioneering work, abandoning complicated and tedious logo designs, using only 2 windows, and encoding the city airport with the time zone. The switch of the world time zone display is only between the fingers. The distance between Glashütte and the cities of the world is thus closer.

   The Glashütte Original Globe Tourbillon watch was specially exhibited in this timepiece craft show, which is equipped with this unique and concise world time zone function. The universal tourbillon watch takes the unique flying tourbillon as its core, and its perpetual calendar mechanism breaks through the inconvenience of only one-way adjustment of the perpetual calendar. The well-designed mechanical device can realize front-to-back adjustment to facilitate the daily use of the wearer. The concise and concise style of the plate clearly shows the changes of the week, month, leap year and day and night.

   The World Time watch has an innovative 36-time zone simple display function, and the enhanced design is derived from the concept of function. In addition, the day and night display, power reserve and independent 24-hour time display coaxial design are unique. . The SKP limited edition parliamentary world time watch specially launched in this exhibition, for the first time, uses the name of Beijing Airport as the representative of China’s world time zone, breaking the convention of the world time zone watch in the past by replacing the time zone of Hong Kong with the Hong Kong time zone, expressing Beijing’s Important capital status. Glashütte Original took this first limited edition model to take an important step towards the Chinese market, writing a new definition of the distance between China and the world with the mechanical beauty of time.

Imperial Joaillerie Amethyste By Chopard

Chopard has always enjoyed a good reputation in the two fields of jewelry and watches. Many of its watches are works of art that perfectly combine the two. The new Imperiale Joaillerie Améthyste watch is both a watch and a jewellery. The watch displays the queen-like style of Yu Xuanang with its gradient square amethyst side diamonds and brilliant-cut diamonds. At the same time, this irresistible jewellery is also equipped with a mechanical movement designed and manufactured by Chopard Fleurier.
Chopard’s new Imperiale Joaillerie Amethyste watch
Technical Parameters
 No. 384239-1012
 Case: 18K white gold
 Diameter: 40.00 mm
 Thickness: 10.60 mm
 Water resistance: 50 meters
 Bezel: 18K white gold bezel set with brilliant-cut diamonds
 Movement: Chopard 01.03-C automatic mechanical movement
 Kinetic energy: 60 hours
 Vibration frequency: 28 ‘800 times / hour (4 Hz)
 Function: Hours, minutes and seconds are centered
 Strap: dark purple crocodile leather strap, 18K white gold pin buckle, set with diamonds
 The watch’s Chopard 01.03-C movement is entirely designed and manufactured by the Chopard watch factory in Fleurier. It vibrates 28 ‘800 times per hour. The barrel can provide a power reserve of up to 60 hours. Technical characteristics ensure the reliability and timing accuracy of this self-winding movement. The movement is clearly visible through the open bottom of the Imperial Joaillerie Améthyste watch, and the Chopard 01.03-C is covered in a layer of purple light Show the emperor’s style.
 The Imperiale Joaillerie Améthyste case is set with diamonds and amethysts throughout, made of 18K white gold and 40 mm in diameter, in stark contrast to the mother-of-pearl dial set with amethyst time indicators. The fine Arabic pattern dial of the Imperiale series is composed of diamond loops, reminiscent of the embroidery of ancient emperors, forming a delicate background. The purple used to be called ‘Emperor Purple’, inspired lugs in the ancient temple stone pillars, and a lotus-shaped crown, many details show that this watch series is closely related to the ancient emperor tradition.
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Available On Both Water And Land Talking About The Mido Pilot Series Long Kinetic Waterproof Sports Watch

The Europa Point Lighthouse is located in the only maritime corridor between the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. It firmly and securely guards the tens of thousands of expeditions and returns to Hong Kong for hundreds of years, and points the way for sailors. Mido is good at discovering watchmaking inspiration from architecture. In the 1940s, Mido chose the Europa Point Lighthouse as a representative building to create a world-famous Pilot’s Watch. Just as the Europa Point Lighthouse is enduring, This series of watches is still loved by watch fans. This article will introduce a new Mido Ocean Star Pilot series long kinetic waterproof sports watch, the official model: M026.430.37.051.00.

Outstanding waterproof performance

Mido Pilot Series Long Kinetic Waterproof Sports Watch M026.430.37.051.00
 The Pilot Series is a representative model of Mido. Since its introduction in 1944, it has always been known for its outstanding water resistance. Although the appearance of this series of watches has been improved several times, but the functionality has not been disappointing. Many buyers choose the Mido Pilot series when choosing a cost-effective waterproof watch.
 During the Basel Haute Horlogerie Show this year, Mido has launched a redesigned Pilot’s upgraded watch — Ocean Star Pilot’s Waterproof Watch, which has been unanimously recognized by everyone. The new watch adapts to the contemporary trend, while continuing the classic and traditional design. It has a water resistance of 200 meters. The case has become thin and light, breaking the usual sense of weight of the diving watch, and the inside is equipped with Caliber. 80 automatic mechanical movement, despite so many changes, but the price still remains within 10,000 yuan, which is really exciting.
Details of the new Pilot’s Watch

dial
 The new Ocean Star Pilot Waterproof Watch is not only a professional waterproof watch, but also a fashionable sports watch. Since the birth of the Pilot’s Watch, five cases have been improved so far. Compared with the previous-generation model launched in 2010, the new design is more in line with the aesthetic requirements of modern people, and it also pursues a balance between practicality and beauty. It became clearer when reading.

Hands and scales
 This rose gold-colored Ocean Star Pilot’s Waterproof watch has an all-black dial, a time scale with Arabic numerals and a hollowed-out hand, and is fully coated with Super-LumiNova®, ensuring that no matter where it is underwater Day or night, the time can be clearly displayed, which brings great convenience to diving. In addition, the unidirectional rotating bezel provides safety for diving.

More classic and traditional case design
 Compared with the previous models, this Mido Ocean Star Pilot Waterproof Watch has not changed the case size and continues to maintain a diameter of 42.5mm. The thickness is reduced to 11.75mm, which can be said to be the slim design of the diving watch. The sides of the case are beautifully curved, and the lines are smooth and natural, which is quite fashionable. It is a waterproof watch that is close to daily life, suitable for wearing under water or on land.

Angled lug design

Screw-down crown
 If you take a closer look at this watch, you will find that the design of the lugs and crown is also very unique. The lugs and corners are more distinct, a little tougher and more rigid. The continuation of the crown system, while continuing the classic screw-in design, also pays more attention to the details, highlights the texture, and adopts polishing and matte polishing Craft.

New folding clasp with diving safety device
 The watch is equipped with a new folding buckle and a diving safety device, which ensures high security even when diving into the water.

The fine back is adorned with the Pilot’s logo
 The gold case has a dense bottom design, decorated with the Pilot’s logo pattern, and fixed with 5 screws, fully showing the waterproof features. Inside is equipped with a new Caliber 80 movement with 80 hours power reserve. The ordinary 80-hour movement adds the day of the week display function, which improves practicality.
To sum up: This Ocean Star Pioneer series waterproof watch with 200 meters water resistance performance perfectly reflects the long-lasting and aggressive attitude of Mido, which can be described as a powerful representative of the new waterproof watch. This watch is currently on sale in China, with an official public price of RMB 7,700.

Hublot World’s First – Watch Space Capsule

Try it out at the hustle and bustle of the 2013 Basel International Watch and Jewellery Show, step into a fully enclosed space away from the hustle and bustle, sit in the comfortable chair, and experience the outstanding watchmaking art and masterpieces firsthand … Experiencing 3D technology with a new sense of sense, image and sound! This is Hublot’s innovative device, the watch capsule, launched in close cooperation with its long-term partner Xavier Dietlin, a high-tech showcase manufacturer at Baselworld 2013.

Unprecedented close-up experience A new dimension brings a full range of experience

Sell ​​it now! Generally, 3D technology cannot be fully appreciated due to external conditions. For example, the position is not aligned, the distance is not accurate enough, and the noise is disturbed, especially in the noisy environment of industry exhibitions … and Hublot’s watch capsule , The perfect fusion of 3D technology and the real watch, in the absence of interference at a very close range in front of you. When viewing, just sit comfortably and place your hand on the infrared-sensitive armrest. Just watch for a minute and anyone will be amazed: ‘You absolutely have to try it!’

Come and experience for yourself at Hublot’s showroom in Hall A05, Basel 1! The exhibition runs from Wednesday, April 24th (only open to the media on that day) and ends on May 2nd.

Welcome to the Basel International Watch & Jewellery Show Hall 1 A05 HUBLOT Hublot Exhibition Hall for free!