Month: March 2020

Retro Modern Square Charm Glashütte’s Original Gold 60s Square Series, With A Retro Design To Reproduce The 60s Fashion

Fun fashion, square dial is king. Following the debut of Sixties Iconic’s golden 1960s vintage commemorative watch in 2015, Glashütte Original pays higher respect to the iconic 1960s design. On the occasion of the 67th Berlin International Film Festival, the German watchmaker launched a special series, including five square chronographs, with a distinctive dial created by the brand in Pforzheim, Germany. There are factory dial craftsmen. Bright colors and charming dials, these iconic design elements first appeared on the ‘Spezimatic’ models introduced in the 1960s. 25 sets of Sixties Iconic Square watches with different personalities will be available in Glashütte original boutiques worldwide.

   Energetic, distinctive and memorable, the 1960s, with its inspiring designs, left a strong mark in the fields of watchmaking, furniture, and fashion with unique geometric shapes and colorful creative colors. In the mid-1960s, Glashütte watchmakers launched a series of Spezimatic models, which gave birth to a timeless iconic style. Square pillow-shaped, curved dial, curved hands, unique Arabic numerals, these mainstream time design elements have inspired the gilt sixties square series. Five models are named for their bright colors: Sixties Iconic Forest 鎏 Gold 1960s Green Watch, Sixties Iconic Ocean 鎏 Gold 1960s Sea Blue Watch, Sixties Iconic Graphite 鎏 Gold 1960s Ink Grey Watch, Sixties Iconic Tangerine 鎏 Gold 60s orange watch and Sixties Iconic Fire 鎏 Gold 1960s watch. All models are equipped with the self-made Calibre 39-34 automatic movement, which is typical of the exquisite watchmaking skills of the Glashütte tradition.

Original 1960s design for original dial
   Five new models with unique color dials are hand-crafted in Glashütte’s original Pforzheim’s own dial factory. Watches are made with original tools and authentic craftsmanship from the 1960s, and go through extremely complex and time-consuming manufacturing processes.
   Glashütte’s original expert dial artisans have devoted almost paranoid painstaking efforts to each of the unusually complicated steps, especially in the use of colored paint, to achieve the accurate color tone from the illuminated center to the darkened peripheral area And color changes, often referred to as the ‘dégradé effect’-this luxurious and glorious finish can be seen on all five models.

   First of all, a layer of electroplated substrate is processed for these dials; then a series of procedures are used to manually add layers of colored paint-bright green, dark blue, dark gray or fiery bright red. In the final step, a special spray gun is used to carefully spray black paint on this ‘canvas’ — a process that produces unique gradient colors, depending on the angle of the spray gun, called the ‘gradient effect’, which makes every watch unique. The color of the orange dial is extraordinary, and it comes through the additional lacquer color: the initial gold-plated coating is not only covered with a black, but also with a red lacquer.

   The lacquered dial is then baked in the oven. Among the five models of the gilt 1960s square series, four of them have unique shades and shades combined with exquisite and elegant sunburst to further enhance the gradient effect. The fifth model, the 60’s signature indigo watch, uses an exquisite print pattern in a particularly interesting way. Prior to nickel plating, a delicate tortoiseshell pattern was pressed on the dial blank through a 60-ton press. This embossed pattern is called ’embossed pattern’ and is recorded in the archives of the Glashütte Original Dial Factory.

Watchmaking power for over half a century
   The economic and political crisis of the Glashütte watchmaking industry in the 1960s gave birth to innovative solutions and extraordinary works, such as the ‘Spezimatic’ series of watches, whose iconic design is now Glashütte Original Six The inspiration for the Zeros collection. After its first introduction in 1964, a large number of Spezimatic models began to use dials made by the professional dial factory in Pforzheim (then West Germany). The cooperation relationship between the brand and Pforzheim began more than 50 years ago; the acquisition of the watch factory by the Swatch Group in 2006 further strengthened the cooperation between the two parties; since Glashütte original direct ownership, this relationship has once again Strengthened. Today, the comprehensive integration of the expertise of the dial factory enables Glashütte Original to develop extraordinary and stylish dial designs that meet the highest quality standards.

Available in Glashütte Original Boutiques and Selected Retailer Stores
   Five watches in the 鎏 Gold 60s square series feature a distinctive square pillow (41.35 x 41.35 mm) stainless steel case and are equipped with a self-made Calibre 39-34 automatic chronograph movement. All models are equipped with exclusive Louisiana alligator leather straps: a green or orange dial with a brown strap, and a black, blue or flame dial with a black strap.
   Five watches in the 1960s square series, each produced in a limited edition of 25, are available at Glashütte Original’s major boutiques and select retailers in the world.


Domestic Watch Peaking Seagull Double Tourbillon Watch

Early on, I knew Tianjin Watch Factory (the predecessor of Seagull Group). At that time I was focusing on exploring the vertical and horizontal history of the entire watch. According to records: As early as 1955, Tianjin, as one of the important towns of China’s light industry, developed China’s first domestic watch. At that time, the Tianjin Watch Factory was also a public-private joint venture called Guohua Watch & Clock Instrument Metal Manufacturing Factory. Only four simple lathes, bench drills, grinders, and milling machines; just four experienced workers, relying on the strong will and confidence of that particular era, made a hard copy of the Swiss Sindacd movement and made China The first domestic watch. On March 6, 1955, the Workers’ Daily first reported this exciting news. Since then, Tianjin Watch Factory has become one of the main manufacturers of watch manufacturing in China.

Nowadays, after the reorganization of this once brilliant national brand is renamed the Seagull Group, it has successfully developed and produced three complex functions in Chinese-made watches: minute repeater watch, perpetual calendar watch and tourbillon watch. Even the tourbillon series of watches has produced a double tourbillon watch, which is very rare and difficult in the world. Injecting Chinese blood into the world’s high-end sophisticated mechanical watch market, winning the world’s attention and attention for China’s watchmaking industry, and realizing the ambition of ‘the international watchmaking industry should have the position of a seagull watch’! This is really gratifying. Among the themes rising in several major watch auctions today, the Chinese concept watch is undoubtedly a hot spot. In the past few years, the transaction prices of Chinese-themed clocks and clocks have increased significantly. I believe that when the overall external economic environment is not good, buying domestic products, supporting the Chinese national industry, and arousing a sense of national responsibility must be the pride and pride of the people with Chinese blood.

的 Anyone who knows a little about clocks has heard the term tourbillon. In fact, the tourbillon is the name of a very complicated structure, a wonderful work in watchmaking. This design, which can eliminate the influence of gravity on the mechanical movement, can only be produced by a few manufacturers in the world who have mastered high-level technology, and technicians must also master small and careful craftsmanship. Dozens of parts are contained in a small space, these parts weigh less than one gram.

In 2003, Seagull developed the first-generation tourbillon: the movement of the movement was changed to a direct drive, and the escapement speed-regulating device of the overall rotation was changed to an eccentric balance, and an eccentric tourbillon with a rotating support frame was adopted. Has received widespread attention from the market. After that, the Seagull Group made a strange move and developed a double tourbillon watch that is very rare in the world: it also has eccentricity (also called non-coaxial, that is, the center of the balance and the center of the tourbillon structure are not on the same axis) Coaxial (that is, the center of the balance wheel and the center of the tourbillon structure are on the same axis), two different types of tourbillons have achieved new leap forwards in terms of travel accuracy and craft aesthetics. The industry’s big-name watches stand shoulder to shoulder, seizing the opportunity in the high-end complex mechanical watch market, and starting to compete with the international cutting-edge and world-renowned brands.
SK8080GK pink gold skeleton double tourbillon watch

People in the industry know that the internationally renowned top brand Breguet also has a double tourbillon style: the movement uses two concentric tourbillons, the minute hand moves normally, but the hour hand is fixed on the bracket that connects the two tourbillons. The dial rotates once every 12 hours, and this model is priced at 300,000 Euros. Compared with the Breguet, the biggest difference between the two tourbillons of the Seagull Group is that the two tourbillons are centered and eccentric, both of which are synchronized with the escapement, and the effects of different tourbillons turning. Viewability is even stronger. Another important reason is that the price of seagulls is very close to the people, only more than 200,000 yuan, which is equivalent to a very simple Swiss top watch. For collectors, the cost of getting started with super complicated functions is much lower.

ST8004G Rose Gold Calendar Double Tourbillon Week

A lot of people are concerned: Is the structure of such a difficult design made by the seagull? Or is it like imitating a Swiss counterpart more than 50 years ago? I would like to talk about this issue that I am also concerned about.

I remember the 2008 Basel Watch Fair in Switzerland. When my colleagues and I dine together after the interview, I heard a shocking news: a Swiss first-line independent watchmaking company informed the organizing committee of the Baselworld Watch Fair The Property Rights Arbitration Commission filed a complaint, questioning Tianjin Seagull’s ‘Tour Tourbillon’, claiming that its key component ‘differential structure’ copied the company’s patented design. The arbitration commission immediately sent staff to the China Pavilion Tianjin Seagull Group’s booth and informed the Seagull Group in strong language, demanding that the Seagull ‘dual tourbillon’ watch be sent to the Arbitration Commission, and had the intention to investigate further. After receiving the notice, Tianjin Seagull Group immediately reported to the China Pavilion, and contacted the country to prepare the responding materials. After careful analysis by the Chinese pavilion, it is believed that the structure of this watch of Tianjin Seagull is completely self-designed and has applied for a ‘utility model patent’ in China. It can calmly argue to the Arbitration Commission. In the end, the arbitration commission invited several authoritative experts in the world watch industry to review the Tianjin Seagull ‘Tour Tourbillon’ watch, and concluded that the structure of the Tianjin Seagull ‘Tour Tourbillon’ watch in China did not involve violation of the Swiss company ‘Planetary’ Wheel ‘patent. The Arbitration Commission ruled that the infringement lawsuit by the Swiss company concerning the Tianjin Seagull Watch in China was rejected, and it was pleased that the Tianjin Seagull in Tianjin had won the case, which fully explained that the technical structure of the ‘Double Tourbillon’ of the Chinese Seagull Watch was completely designed by itself.

This shows: Seagull watches deserve to be a proud brand in the Chinese watchmaking industry!

I have carefully watched the first version of the double tourbillon of Seagull, which is a trial version with a stainless steel shell. The engraved pattern on the faceplate is a sunlight effect that diffuses outward from the seagull trademark at 12 o’clock. Very well set off the noble temperament of the seagull trademark. At 3 o’clock, the English words of double tourbillon and machinery are printed. The trademarks and hour markers are in rose gold, and the hands are blue burned blue, which has a classic charm that is handmade. Its back-through mode can observe the double tourbillon movement. The movement splint in this period is decorated with fish scales of round pearls, but because of the coating material, its gloss is relatively ordinary.

After that, at the Seagull Beijing press conference in 2008, I saw a second tourbillon with a limited edition of 100 in the second-generation platinum case, model ST8080GB. Compared with the first generation, it has made great progress: the shape adopts the classic shape of round watches and straight ears, and the face plate adopts the printing of Roman characters and valley pattern carving, and the retro charm is emphasized. The first-generation trademark was cancelled on the faceplate, and only the English names of the seagull and tourbillon were retained, making it more concise and outstanding. With the addition of a new widened alpha-type burned blue pointer, the overall visibility is enhanced. The modification of the first representative crown is also more conducive to the excellent feel when winding.

Looking over the back of the watch, it is shocking: If the first generation of polishing is only a very common pattern, this generation already has the style of a real top watch. The optically polished finishing in the form of concentric circles is reminiscent of the famous Patek Philippe 3939. The engraving of the text on the back frame increases the difficulty of manufacturing. The way of three-dimensional embossing is similar to the new German Lange process. I think this is what the manufacturer said after going to Switzerland to study. The overall feeling is more arrogant and unique of the top-level watch, and the craftsmanship of the details has been improved considerably. In my opinion, it may be more appropriate to add the independent serial number of the case and the movement part, and it is a favorite for collectors.

Erhaigull Group is an old factory with nearly 60 years of production experience. But for the design and production of top-level watches, and for how to make an appearance in the international watch market, the seagull is just like a newborn chick. Here, I also talk about some of the three complex styles of the Seagull Group:

First, how to reverse the cheap image of domestic brands in the eyes of the world. As a domestic watch brand, although it has been keeping up with international trends in design and production, it has maintained a certain quality and quality. But frankly, most Chinese still regard domestic watch brands such as Seagull as low-end brands. Can not compete with high-end Swiss brands such as Rolex, Omega and Patek Philippe, Vacheron Constantin. I have consulted many watch-loving players and collectors and agreed that the domestic brands of the old brands in the market have limited gold content. As collectors, I generally don’t like the price range of the brand in my hand is too wide: there are both cheap and practical series of several hundred yuan, and high-priced collection series of 100,000 yuan. In this way, the ‘noble, unique’ mentality of the collector’s collection cannot be satisfied. In this regard, it is suggested that the Seagull Group can refer to the practice of the Japanese Seiko Group: setting up multiple brands and series at different prices under the Seiko Group. Its expensive top-level series Guiduo does not hang the Seiko trademark, but uses its own unique trademark and name. In this way, the product line’s range from cheap to top-level has been handled well, and your unique top-level image has been well established. Let the world know that Guido is a very expensive and valuable brand. Similar examples of this kind are common in other companies: for example, the Lexus brand that the Toyota Group has set up specifically for top-tier cars. If the Seagull Group can set up a brand new brand for the three complex series, so that these three complex series have their own unique brand status and high brand value, it should be accepted by collectors faster.

Another point, the double tourbillon and other top series of the Seagull watch should be more detailed in the outer packaging and exterior decoration, and improve the grade. I have seen the leather straps used in the three major series, whose grades and craftsmanship cannot match the price of tens of thousands or 100,000. In fact, the best part of the more sophisticated American alligator can be used, hand-stitched, hand-edged, and sweat-resistant technology can be used inside, so that the effect of BMW with golden saddle. From the collector’s perspective, the outer box and manual of the Seagull’s top series also have considerable room for improvement. If the current leather box is replaced with a handmade solid wood watch box, which has a beautifully designed and exquisitely printed collection certificate, these packaging details will greatly enhance the brand’s image.

In addition, customizing the three major series of watches for distinguished collectors according to their needs is also a project that can be carried out. In the case of choice, there are several different face plates, different hands and different shell configurations, plus unique memorial lettering. These are ‘special services’ that collectors really want to get paid for. If the Seagull Group can carry out such customized services, the market development space is also infinite.

In recent years, many Swiss watch brands have actively increased their focus on the Chinese mainland market. This big country with the largest population in the world has great development potential for high-end cultural consumer goods. With a history of 54 years, after mastering the manufacturing capabilities of high-end technology, coupled with Chow Tai Fook Group’s capital and operating experience, it will be able to build a solid cornerstone, based on the local, international, and domestic and international markets with a sense of quality Soaring wings and writing a brilliant chapter.


Omega’s New Favorite Omega Aqua Terra Watch

This beautiful city of Venice is the ideal stage for the special event of the OMEGA Aquamaster Master Aqua Terra watch, which attracted many VIPs, including the award-winning actor and Omega friend Eddie. Eddie Redmayne.

The hippocampus logo was inspired by the hippocampus badge on the side of the gondola boat in Venice, so water has become the preferred location for Omega to host this special event for the Aqua Terra

The event was held in the luxurious setting of Palazzo Pisani Morett, and the initial photo time gave guests a chance to meet Eddie. Redman, and appreciate the new seahorse Aqua Terra. Omega showcased these watches in five beautifully decorated rooms, allowing guests to relax and enjoy them carefully.

At the presentation of the new Aqua Terra watch, Omega invited brand friend and Oscar actor Eddie. Redman attends the grand event

During the special event dinner, Omega President and CEO Raynald Aeschlimann warmly welcomed the guests and hailed the new watch as ‘the outstanding new version of the Sea Horse Aqua Terra series’. Then welcome the honorary guest Eddie. Redman described him as a ‘talented actor and a flawless gentleman.’

Omega President and CEO Raynald Aeschlimann, Eddie. Redman and his wife Hannah. Redman Group Photo in Venice, Water City

Eddie, who is the spokesperson for Omega’s new hippocampus Aqua Terra Master Observatory. Redman said he was amazed by the ‘refined and symmetrical appearance’ of the latest model and emphasized that ‘classic style is irreplaceable.’ He also enthusiastically talked about his cooperation with Omega, saying, ‘I am a history lover, so the wonderful heritage of Omega has me fascinated.’
The Omega Seahorse Aqua Terra series has always achieved a perfect balance between elegance and marine spirit. In the new models, some of the most popular features have been improved or slightly modified. The most notable changes include the texture of the teak deck of the faceplate, from vertical to horizontal, as well as a refined and elegant aesthetic and symmetrical case.

Aqua Terra has changed in 2017, the most obvious is that the texture of the deck on the faceplate has been changed from vertical to horizontal.

The Omega Seamaster Master Aqua Terra Observatory Men’s Watch is made of stainless steel, 18K Sedna ™ gold, or exquisitely made of two materials at the same time, showing an extraordinary shape. The watch is available in black, brown, grey and silver dials and comes with a variety of bracelets or straps, including stainless steel, leather and plaid rubber. This model is certified by the Master Chronometer, bringing the hippocampus Aqua Terra to a whole new level of accuracy and performance.

Seamaster Aqua Terra Master Chronometer

Stainless steel, 18K Sedna rose gold material / 8800 self-winding movement / hour, minute, second, date display / Master Chronometer certification / sapphire crystal, transparent bottom cover / waterproof 150 meters / table diameter 38mm / reference price: 51,000 RMB

Seamaster Aqua Terra Master Chronometer

Stainless steel material / 8900 self-winding movement / hours, minutes, seconds, date display / Master Chronometer certification / sapphire crystal, transparent bottom cover / waterproof 150 meters / diameter 41mm / reference price: 39,000 RMB

Seamaster Aqua Terra Master Chronometer

Stainless steel, 18K Sedna rose gold material / 8900 self-winding movement / hours, minutes, seconds, date display / Master Chronometer certification / sapphire crystal, transparent bottom cover / waterproof 150 meters / table diameter 41mm / reference price: NT $ 74,000 RMB


Big Patek Philippe: Famous Brand Men’s Watch Model

Patek Philippe

Patek philippe, Chinese translation: Patek Philippe. Founded on January 11, 1851.

 The founder of Patek Philippe, Antoine Norbert de Patek, was originally a revolutionary who opposed the Russian rule in Poland in 1831. After the Polish Revolution failed, he fled to France, settled in Geneva, Switzerland, and started working in the watch industry. In 1839, he opened the Patek Watch Company. In 1844, Anthony & middot; Patek met Francois Czapek at an exhibition in Paris. At that time, Jane & Middot; Philippe had already designed pocket watches that were very thin, and did not use traditional spoons for winding and adjustment. This kind of pocket watch was much ignored at the exhibition, but Anthony & middot; Patek was deeply attracted to its new design. After a conversation, the two immediately reached the intention of cooperation. In this way, Jane & Middot; Philippe joined Patek. In 1851, Patek officially changed its name to Patek Philippe.

 Patek Philippe’s logo is a combination of the sword of the knight and the cross of the priest, also known as ‘Caldoraba cross’ Its origin is: In 1185, a Spanish city called Calledolaba was invaded by the Moors, the brave priest Raymond and the knight Digo & Middot; Bellas Keyes led the people in a desperate war of resistance, and finally Moore People drive away. The priest (cross) and knight (sword), together, become a symbol of solemnity and courage. This symbol represents the spirit of cooperation between Anthony & middot; Patek and Jane & Middot; Philippe. This factory logo has been in use since 1857. Patek Philippe has strict restrictions on the production of watches, each of which will not exceed 10,000. An ordinary Patek Philippe watch takes at least 9 months from design to shipment. For watches or pocket watches with special requirements, the design and production time can be as long as 9 years. Almost a century and a half from the establishment of the company, its total output is only 600,000. Boutique limited edition, Patek Philippe watch PatekPhilippe watch has a very high value-keeping function. In 1989, the commemorative watch produced to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the establishment of Patek Company, by the early 1990s, the value of the watch rose fourfold. A white gold diamond sun and moon perpetual calendar male watch produced by the company in 1953 was bought by a European buyer for 5.3 million Hong Kong dollars at the ’97 spring auction in Hong Kong. In 1999, a Patek Philippe produced in 1933 PatekPhilippe pocket watches were sold for $ 11 million in the United States.


Movado Holiday Watch Recommendation

It’s the end of 2014. In this coming day, whether it’s to prepare an unforgettable gift or to sacrificing your efforts over the past year, take a look at Mofan Whether the watch prepared by Tuo can perfectly express your heart: from the new Ruidong mechanical series to the prestigious Ruihong mechanical series, from the dazzling Serena diamond watch to the retro museum bracelet watch … Welcome to 2015 with a new Movado watch!
Movado’s new 1881 Automatic mechanical automatic watch
   Extraordinary creativity, new year of Swiss Dynamics-the new 1881 Automatic mechanical automatic watch. With outstanding creativity, Movado continues to innovate and launch a new series of mechanical watches. The collection is designed to pay tribute to the brand’s birth in 1881, and is designed for highly discerning contemporary consumers.
   Since the brand was born in 1881, this magical number 88 has been deeply integrated into Movado’s genes. The number 8 inextricably bound to Movado contains extraordinary innovation and unlimited vitality. Perhaps it is no accident that Movado’s constant success in the watch industry is the huge influence that the lucky number 88, which has a lot to do with the brand, can show.

   Mr. Efraim Grinberg, Chairman of Movado’s Board of Directors, said, ‘We are very eager to show you our new 1881 Automatic mechanical automatic watches. They are unique in taste and quality. We believe that both in quality and design , They are all good products, while adhering to Movado’s professional watchmaking skills and creativity. ‘
   These three new Raytheon mechanical series watches feature a 39.5mm round frosted / polished case and are made of pure stainless steel or PVD gold-plated stainless steel. The back cover of the sapphire crystal glass gives the ETA 2824.2 the precise operation of the high-quality Swiss automatic movement. The simple design creates a strong visual impact: the blue or black sun dial, the Movado’s iconic concave sun dot design at 12 o’clock, complements the innovative dial design. The sandblasted reflective ring brings a strong contrast effect, the unique etching minute and second scale, and perfectly combines practical functions and modern style. There is a round date display window at 6 o’clock. All three watches are equipped with a soft calfskin strap and a pure stainless steel or PVD gold-plated buckle.
   The new Ruidong mechanical automatic series is specially designed for those who appreciate Movado’s unique design aesthetics and have a passion for complex and sophisticated mechanical timing technology, while maintaining Movado’s strict quality standards.
Product information
Movement: ETA2824.2 high-quality Swiss automatic movement.
Dial: Blue or black sun-printed three-hand dial with etched minutes and seconds scales, silver or gold iconic concave sun dots at 12 o’clock, matching tonal hour markers, Crown Prince hour and minute hands, and stick-shaped second hands. There is a round date display window at 6 o’clock.
Case: matte / polished stainless steel or PVD gold-plated stainless steel case, sapphire crystal glass, water-resistant to 30 meters.
Strap: Black calfskin strap with pure stainless steel or PVD gold-plated stainless steel buckle.
Specifications / Model: Men’s (39.5mm) stainless steel 0606873 & 0606874PVD gold-plated 0606875

Movado Red Museum Day-Date Watch

   Movado pays tribute to the brand’s long history and excellent watchmaking heritage with the prestigious Red Label series. This remarkable watch collection features a high-quality Swiss automatic movement decorated with iconic red lettering. Its products include iconic museum dial watches and limited production watches.

   In 2014, two unique men’s watches were added to the Movado Red series. Comes with a belt and bracelet style with day / date display. The watch is made of solid pure stainless steel, and the sapphire crystal glass on the back can see the delicate and beautiful automatic movement. Protected by a sapphire crystal, the distinctive black dial is decorated with a minute ring. The dial is equipped with a silver crown prince hour and minute hands, a central seconds hand, and Movado’s signature concave sun dots at 12 o’clock. A square date display window at 3 o’clock, a day display window at 6 o’clock, and a series of iconic red lettering on the bottom.
   The new Swiss watch comes in a black Barenia leather strap with pressure stitching, the same color stitching on the outside and red stitching on the inside, with a pure stainless steel tongue buckle; a three-row link bracelet style is also available in matte The polished links are alternately distributed with push-button folding clasps.

   The new Ruihong series watch with day / date display function perfectly integrates practicality and design art, and is waterproof to 30 meters.
Movement: High-quality Swiss automatic movement.
Dial: black dial with minute scale ring on the outer ring. The dial is equipped with a silver crown prince hour and minute hands, a central seconds hand, and Movado’s signature concave sun dots at 12 o’clock. There is a square date display window at 3 o’clock, and a week display window at 6 o’clock, exquisite red lettering.
Case: polished stainless steel case; scratch-resistant, anti-reflective flat sapphire crystal glass; water-resistant to 30 meters.
Strap: Black Barenia calfskin strap with same-color stitching on the outside and red stitching on the inside. Classic pure stainless steel tongue buckle.
Bracelet: Sporty matte / polished stainless steel bracelet, three-row link design, push-button folding buckle.
Specifications: Men’s (42 mm)
Movado Serena Series

   At the 2012 Basel Watch & Jewellery Show, Movado launched the Cerena ™ Cerena ™ series of ceramic watches designed specifically for women. Combining fashion style and timeless beauty, the Serena watch captures the essence of Movado’s modern design aesthetics with a soft contour, and the dial has a new visual presentation, expressing the tribute to the Movado legendary museum dial.
   This modern design watch continues the brand’s historical heritage and incorporates innovative design concepts. It is the perfect crystallization of superb Swiss watchmaking technology and design art. The watch uses high-tech ceramics, which is an innovative material that is extremely functional in watch design. It has a strong, wear-resistant and smooth and soft texture, giving designers infinite inspiration. The 36mm oversized case leads the way. The bracelet is made of pure stainless steel and smooth ceramic with a dial in the same color.

   The luxurious and stylish Serena family added new members last year, adding a sparkling bezel-set diamond model and a charming all-black model, made of black ceramic, revealing the unique mysterious charm of modern women.
   In 2014, the all-black version of the Serena collection ushered in a striking bezel-set design that showcases Movado’s modern design aesthetics with a soft silhouette. The oversized case is made of black matte PVD-coated stainless steel and set with 120 brilliant diamonds. The matte black three-hand dial with iconic black flat dots at 12 o’clock, a round date display at 6 o’clock, and 10 diamond hour markers make this modern ladies watch even more dazzling. The sculpted link bracelet is crafted from smooth black ceramic and black matte PVD-coated stainless steel with a button-type folding clasp. Powered by a high-quality Swiss quartz movement. Water-resistant to 30 meters.
   Incorporating innovative design concepts, the Serena series continues the brand heritage in a new way, fulfilling the brand’s commitment to continuously creating elegant and modern design watches.
   Movado has been committed to modernist design and worked closely with art. It is a watch brand with a 133-year history and renowned for its artistic and innovative watch design.
Movement: Precision Swiss quartz movement.
Dial: matte black dial, black iconic flat sun dots at 12 o’clock, round date display at 6 o’clock; decorated with 10 diamond hour markers; with silver hollow hands.
Case: Black frosted PVD-coated pure stainless steel case; 120 brilliant diamonds set on it; scratch-resistant sapphire crystal glass; water-resistant to 30 meters.
Bracelet: Three rows of carved chain links, black ceramic with black matte PVD-coated pure stainless steel links; folding clasp.
Size: Women’s (36 mm)
Movado Museum Bracelet Watch

   To welcome the new year with retro beauty, the new museum bracelet watch: In 2014, Movado introduced a new museum bracelet watch inspired by a Movado antique watch owned by a legendary Hollywood actress.

   The museum bracelet watch has a spiral design, smooth lines, a 20 mm round case, a distinctive gold sun pattern or white mother-of-pearl museum dial, decorated with crown prince hands, and 12 o’clock is Movado’s signature concave Sun dots.

  The perfect combination of Movado’s long watchmaking tradition and modernist design, the new Movado Museum bracelet watch, equipped with high-quality Swiss quartz movement, waterproof 30 meters.
Movement: High-quality Swiss quartz movement
Dial: Golden Sunprint Museum dial with gold crown prince hands, iconic golden concave sun dot at 12 o’clock; or White Mother of Pearl Museum dial with silver crown prince hands, iconic silver concave face at 12 o’clock Sun dots.
Case: Pure stainless steel case, or PVD gold-plated stainless steel case, scratch-resistant sapphire crystal glass, water-resistant to 30 meters.
Bracelet: Pure stainless steel or PVD gold-plated stainless steel spiral bracelet;
Size: Women’s (20mm)


Glashütte Watches Pay Tribute To German Design

Glashütte Original from Germany, known for its clean and simple appearance, and its collection of precise and complex homemade movements, will be based on the theme ‘ART & TECHNIK Salutes German Classics’ Moving forward to Kaohsiung Chint Watches and Wufu Store, a series of German classic watches are displayed on Chint Watches at the same time. It is expected that it will bring South Taiwan watch fans a different timepiece experience besides the top Swiss timepieces. He also appeared in South Taiwan for the first time. The fourth tourbillon in Julius Assmann’s eponymous series is the most educating one.
    The Julius Assmann Tourbillon No. 4 is in memory of a series of watches of the same name created by the watchmaker Julius Assmann (1827-1886), the hollow tourbillon of the gold carver, and also used as a pocket watch. This watch has been launched in rose gold with a limit of 25 pieces worldwide. Once launched, it is a global rush, which has caused some countries to regret that they cannot deliver even though they have orders. In order to meet the enthusiastic needs of collectors around the world, Glashütte Watches also launched 18K red gold precious metal materials, which is also limited to 25 pieces worldwide.
    The dark black hollow gold carved surface is equipped with Cal. 46 hand-wound movement. The tourbillon is fixed on the two sides of the movement with bridges, and sometimes the needle retrograde function. The exquisite cutouts and ornate carvings on the surface and the barrel make the Julius Assmann No. 4 tourbillon a dreamy item in the hearts of watch fans. Whether it is worn by pocket watches or watches, it is undoubtedly the most luxurious man with outstanding achievements Accessories.


Avant-garde Choice For Modern Women Women’s Mechanical Watches Within 5w Recommend

For a long time, in stereotypes, girls buy a lot of watches because the appearance design of the watch is good-looking, focusing on visual experience. But I found that the beautiful table friends in the forum are actually not the same. They also have enthusiasm and their own views on mechanical watches. Girls are more and more inclined to appreciate the beauty of the machinery inside the watches. Today, the Watch House recommends three women’s mechanical watches, the public price is within 5W, I hope everyone can like it.
Rolex Women’s Diary Collection 178240 Powder Plate

Product model: 178240 powder tray
Domestic public price: 49200
Watch diameter: 31 mm
Movement type: automatic
Movement model: Cal. 2235
Case material: Stainless steel, arched outer ring
Water resistance: 100 meters
Watch details: LU36C7SLD / 11

Product Model: 102563 LU36C7SLD / 11
Domestic public price: $ 49600
Watch diameter: 36 mm
Movement type: automatic
Case material: Stainless steel
Watch details: bvlgari / 45009 /

Watch Reviews: Bvlgari LVCEA is one of the brand’s classic women’s watches, the design is in line with women’s elegant temperament. With a diameter of 36 mm, this watch has a stainless steel case with a crown decorated with cabochon stones and a purple dial. The dial is dotted with sun-radiated check patterns and diamond-set hour indexes. In addition to this watch having a good value, the movement is equipped with an automatic winding movement to accompany you through every period of long years.

IWC International Expressions Wenxi Series IW458312

Product model: IW458312
Domestic public price: 41800
Watch diameter: 36 mm
Case thickness: 9.9 mm
Movement type: automatic
Movement model: 35111
Case material: Stainless steel
Water resistance: 30 meters
Watch details: iwc / 53401 /

Watch Comments: IWC’s women’s watches are simple and elegant, showing the other side of women on the models. The IWC Da Vinci women’s watch is 36 mm in diameter, which is just the right size for women. The case is round and smooth, and the semi-circular crown is one of the features of the Da Vinci series. The blue dial adds a fresh and restrained charm. The blue dial design is ingenious and chic. The central ring and the 6 o’clock date display window are connected to form a subtle geometric effect. The blue alligator leather strap echoes the color of the dial. The movement adopts 35111 automatic winding movement, which can provide 42 hours of power reserve.

Summary: I don’t know if my watch friends like these three watches? The three women’s mechanical watches introduced above have a public price of less than 5W. If you want to start a new watch in the near future, you can consider it. There are table friends who want to see other price models, welcome to leave a message in the comment area! (Picture / text watch home Wu Fengqi)


Glashütte Original Watch School Based On The Top Watch Industry

Alfred Hevig School of Watchmaking under the original creation of the world famous watchmaking brand Glashütte is a dream school based on the top watchmaking industry.

Introductory questions for watchmaking schools

  How do I qualify for a dream school?
  The Alfred Hevig Watch School in Glashütte, Germany is recognized as one of the most influential schools in the top watchmaking field. In their introductory assessment, candidates were asked to pick a piece of similar tools that they thought was the most suitable, and used the provided copper wire to bend the letter G in the example within 20 minutes. The goal is for candidates to show their intuitive talent for mechanical production and the flexibility of their hands.
  This prestigious watchmaking school has experienced ups and downs in the century of operation, but the careful selection and systematic training of young watchmakers has never stopped. The most stringent standards are always maintained in the process of applicant selection and admission. Every year, thousands of young people with lofty ideals cherish the dream of top mechanical watchmaking and hope to win a place in watchmaking schools.

The first watchmaking school in Germany

  The first watchmaking school in Germany
  In 1845, a group of entrepreneurs and inventors moved from Dresden, the capital of Saxony, to the town of Glashütte, and started making watches locally. Pioneers, including watchmaker Moritz Grossman, established a complete supply system. As the watchmaking industry prospered, he became convinced that Glashütte’s future depended on the continuous training of young qualified watchmakers. With his efforts, the first watchmaking school in Germany was completed in Glashütte on May 1, 1878. Since then, traditional watchmaking techniques have been taught systematically and passed down from generation to generation.

Mr Alfred Hevig

  A hundred years after the establishment of the watchmaking school, a group of professional watchmakers, engineers and inventors emerged. Among them is master watchmaker Alfred Helwig, who attended the Glashütte Watch School in 1904, has been a teacher at the Watch School since 1917, and has cultivated a large number of outstanding s student. During his teaching, he and his students developed the floating tourbillon, one of the most complicated craftsmanship in watchmaking, which still affects the modern watchmaking industry.

Alfred Hevig Watchmaking School

  Extraordinary elite school
  In commemoration of the significance of Alfred Heweig’s great contribution, the watchmaking school named after it was renovated in 2002, based on a new look in the world’s top watchmaking industry, and continues to cultivate the great cause of professional talent . Currently owned and operated by Glashütte Original, it is located on the site of the first watchmaking school in Germany.
  Hundreds of applicants make every effort to compete for only fifteen places each year. The selection probability of thousands of miles reflects the difficulty factor of the entrance exam. Regardless of whether they are from a watch family or have never been in the relevant industry, all applicants must pass the written test and hands-on exams to enter the school’s door. Pass the written tests of some math and logic problems to check the thinking ability; then improvise on the spot and make some gadgets to measure the ability and talent. The best candidates who finally stand out are usually talented, intelligent, hardworking, and patient. They will learn the world’s top watchmaking and toolmaking skills in a full-time course over the next three years.

Glashütte Original Watchmaker Daily Work

  Learning content for watchmaking schools
  In addition to the theoretical knowledge, students will be sent to Glashütte’s original assembly and customer service department to receive hands-on training to better understand the practice of the watchmaking industry. During their studies at school, many students proved that they have extraordinary talents and tenacious qualities with practical actions. During the three-year training, many hard-working young watchmakers successfully produced ‘Apprentice Watches’. This is an advanced course beyond the core curriculum and is completely assembled by the student voluntarily. Starting with a semi-finished movement of a pocket watch, it uses a variety of finishing processes, electroplating processes and hollow-out processing, and requires the installation of complex functional components with high technical requirements. In this way, students create unique souvenirs for their schooling career.

Graduates are awarded honorary moments of graduation certificates

  Glashütte Original Pride
In July 2015, Mr. Yann Gamard, the original president of Glashütte, and Mr. Gunnar Müller, the principal of Alfred Hevig Watchmaking School, in the atrium of their own watchmaking factory for the newly trained 13 young watchmakers and 2 The toolmaker issued a diploma. Today, 15 young professionals are already working, serving modern mass production in watchmaking factories, or being sent to Glashütte’s original customer service department.

Group photo of graduates of Alfred Hevig Watch School in 2015

  Glashütte Original Introduction
  Originating from the glorious bloodline of 1845, looking back at 170 years of German watchmaking history, Glashütte Original is a true inheritor of top German watchmaking. Has many important inventions to promote the history of the world’s clocks and watches, including flying tourbillon, gooseneck trimming, large calendar, etc. Its watches are equipped with 100% independently developed original movements, and parts are manufactured 95% independently. Glashütte Original is one of the rare real watchmaking brands in the world with its own watchmaking factory and dial factory. Taking the heritage of the German watchmaking civilization as its mission, the establishment of the German Glashütte Watchmaking Museum and Watchmaking School is rare in the top watchmaking field.


Elegant And Extraordinary Tasting Bao Qilai Malilong Series Edge Power Women’s Watch

The Marly Dragon series of Bucherer is a model of watchmaking art. Its elegant style will never go out of style. The Marly Dragon Power Watch is a combination of technology and the advantages of classic watchmaking. It can be said to be both internal and external. Refined products. This year, Bucherer launched a Marley Longyuan Powered Women’s Watch, which not only has an eye-catching appearance, but also is equipped with the brand’s new self-made CFBA2050 outer edge automatic winding movement. (Watch model: 00.10917.08.73.11)

Bucherer Marie Long Series Women’s Watch

40.6 mm stainless steel case

   The 40.6 mm watch diameter is considered too large for women. Although the large watch diameter is not as small and exquisite as the small watch diameter, it has an extravagant and magnificent. Now more and more girls like to wear watches with large watch diameters. The stainless steel case has rounded and smooth lines with a thickness of 11.2 mm and is equipped with a double-sided anti-glare sapphire crystal.

Bezel set with diamonds

   The bezel is set with 60 TWVVS diamonds (approximately 0.6 carats), which is dazzling and echoes the minute scale of the dial.

Mother-of-pearl dial

   The snow-white dial is made of high-quality mother-of-pearl. The faceted hour-markers and sword-shaped hands add sharpness to the watch, forming a soft and soft effect with the soft mother-of-pearl dial, elegant and harmonious. The date display window and small seconds dial are set at 3 and 6 o’clock respectively. The small seconds dial is also made of mother-of-pearl. This layout is simple and not complicated, which is pleasing to the eye.

Movement display

   The watch is equipped with a CFBA2050 outer edge automatic winding movement, which is stored on the outer edge of the oscillating weight with a two-way rotation. The structure of this movement is relatively compact and can be assembled in a thinner case, so it is a great advantage for the relatively small size of women’s watches. This movement is certified by the COSC Swiss Official Observatory. It can provide a 55-hour power reserve for a full string, which is suitable for women’s daily wear.

Alligator strap and stainless steel buckle

   This women’s watch from Bucherer is equipped with a precious black alligator strap with a stainless steel pin buckle, engraved with the Bucherer logo. The black strap is versatile and will never go out of style, it is a gospel for girls who love to dress up.

Watch overall display

Summary: After wearing a variety of small and exquisite watches, it is also a good choice to try to change the style of a watch with a large diameter, which is a magic weapon for all occasions. And after setting a circle of diamonds, the watch got rid of the stereotype and added a unique femininity. This timepiece with the perfect craftsmanship deserves every woman who pursues perfection. (Photo / text watch home Sun Fangfang)


Into The Skies Tasting Oris Air Series 733 7705 4234 Watch

Mankind has a long history of longing for the vast sky and majestic mountains and earth. Nowadays, more and more people are willing to go out of their homes to challenge the mountains, lakes and sky. At the Baselworld 2017, Oris launched this aviation series 733 7705 4234 watch, which was specially created for the Swiss air rescue team rega. The most eye-catching feature is its altitude measurement function. Today we come An in-depth analysis of the highlights of the Oris Aviation 733 7705 4234 watch.

Altitude measurement function

Oris Air Series 733 7705 4234 Watch Altitude Display
    The most noticeable feature of the Oris Air Series 733 7705 4234 watch is its altitude measurement display function, which measures the altitude of the wearer based on the high and low pressure of the wearer’s location. This function is very practical and necessary for outdoor, mountain climbing and aerial work. Moreover, the patented altimeter adjusts the crown at 4 o’clock, and the gray PVD screw-in stainless steel crown at 2 o’clock enhances the use of the watch’s altitude display function.

   4 o’clock patented altimeter adjustment crown

2-point grey PVD screw-down stainless steel crown

   The Oris Airline 733 7705 4234 is a watch created by Oris for the Swiss air rescue team, Rega. Starting from the actual needs of the pilot, the designer designed the world’s first aviation watch combining an automatic mechanical movement with an altimeter. The altimeter works by using the relationship between air pressure and altitude to measure the altitude of an aircraft’s flight by observing the air pressure. Of course, this is also specially designed for Rega. As one of the top air rescue agencies in the world today, it has a professional fleet consisting of rescue helicopters and ambulance planes. Rega often needs to face emergency rescue situations and needs Provide professional and fast emergency rescue services. This 733 7705 4234 watch has a built-in mechanical barometric altimeter, which can sensitively and clearly indicate the current barometric pressure and altitude, and can help pilots to work better when facing emergency rescue.

Feet and meters

733 7705 4234 feet scale

733 7705 4264 meter scale
   In fact, another model of this series, 733 7705 4264, is the same as 733 7705 4234, except that the dial’s elevation measurement scale is slightly different. Altitude measurement display scales are foot scale and meter scale. Choose according to different reading and usage habits, it can be said that this design is very intimate. Altitude measurement display scale increases clockwise. Starting at 10,500 feet to the highest measurement altitude, 14,500 feet are in a prominent bright yellow color to signal a sharp increase in height.

Characteristics of various materials

Arched sapphire mirror with anti-reflective coating on both sides

Grey synthetic fiber strap, red leather lining

733 7705 4234 side
    The stainless steel case is covered with a matt gray PVD coating and a gray synthetic fiber strap. The characteristics of the fiber strap are more durable and do not require special care. It is the first choice in outdoor and complex work environments. The inner layer of the strap is lined with red leather. I personally think this is the most attractive point in the design of the strap. The designer is not only very considerate using the cowhide material as a lining to enhance the comfort when wearing the strap. It also cleverly uses red to add vitality to a serious watch. The folding clasp is also made of gray PVD stainless steel, and the design is consistent with the case.

Designed for Rega, detailing sincerity

733 7705 4234 The back cover is engraved with the pattern and limited number of the Rega rescue helicopter

    As a special watch created by Oris for the Swiss air rescue team Rega, 733 7705 4234 not only has the striking red Rega logo printed at 9 o’clock, but also has the pattern and limited number of the Rega rescue helicopter on the back of the watch . Every detail reflects Oris’s sincerity for this special watch.

Summary: This watch is limited to 1414 pieces, and this number is the emergency rescue phone number for Rega in Switzerland. The Oris Air Series 733 7705 4234 watch may not experience its charm in daily wear, but it can truly show its advantages and uniqueness in the 10,000-foot altitude and majestic mountains and seas. If you also like challenging high altitude and thrilling outdoor activities, you can put it into the range of choice, and you will definitely find its charm.