The summer is coming, and the cool dress will highlight the charm of the wrist. The strap matches the shape of the dial and bezel to attract passersby’s attention. Everyone has their own favorite strap, but whether it is elegant leather or cool metal, black and white simple or colorful, the choice of the strap has a great impact on the value of the watch. For this reason, the brand’s exquisite craftsmanship contains everything A strap is no less than the watch itself, perfecting the details. Only the most exquisite straps can be used to match the top watches. It has always been the spirit of Swiss watch brand BLANCPAIN. Below, let’s experience Blancpain’s sincerity and ingenuity in making straps.
Leather strap with the ultimate craftsmanship and elegant aesthetics
No perfect watch can lack the backing of the strap. A finely crafted and well-made leather strap is a symbol of high quality and luxurious taste. Most of Blancpain’s leather straps are made of crocodile leather from the Mississippi. After selecting the finest leather, Blancpain’s artisans will first individually dye and tan the leather.
The alligator strap of each Blancpain watch is unique from leather grain to hand-stitched
Of course, this is just the beginning of making the perfect strap. In order to achieve a more exquisite leather texture, Blancpain accurately classifies alligator leathers of various sizes and shapes, with the right size and strict and orderly craftsmanship, to present its beauty. The backing of the Blancpain strap is also sewn to the same standard, and must be made of a material that is not sensitive to skin, such as the Alzavel calfskin or rubber lining commonly used by Blancpain. After that, Blancpain cut each crocodile leather strap by hand, carefully selected the harmonious pattern for the next full manual sewing, and cooperated with a special backing treatment to prevent the band edge from loosening and disintegrating. occur. At this point, the standard strap of Blancpain was finally born.
Blancpain’s 6102 watch set includes 4 straps in addition to its own strap for matching
The craftsmanship of ordinary leather straps is already complicated enough, and the leather straps of the Chiron and Sakura Orphan watches launched in 2016 are even more distinguished. The time required to make the strap itself is 10 to 20 hours. After the production is complete, wait for a certain period of time for the glue used to assemble the strap and color to completely solidify until the final color is completed. This complete procedure took up to 30 days.
A practical and ornamental dive strap
Blancpain’s Fifty Fathoms diving watch is the ultimate choice for diving enthusiasts. The strap material used is mainly divided into two types: marine canvas strap and NATO military NATO strap. The nautical canvas material has been in use since its birth in 1952, and has become one of the important symbols of Blancpain’s ‘Underwater Warrior’. Nautical canvas has the characteristics of sweat-absorbent, easy to clean and wear-resistant. Compared with the ordinary rubber strap, the nautical canvas strap has a more stylish texture. During the wearing process, the strap will record the baptism of time with the owner of the watch. The ‘NATO strap’ specially designed for diving, also known as the NATO military strap, has the characteristics of light weight and quick-drying. It is widely used because of the special structure of the double-layer strap-the main body of the watch has a non-slip drop buckle In military practice. A sloppy military strap on the wrist is a symbol of the blood of a man.
The Blancpain 500 Hundred Treasure Replacement Tool in 2009 can replace the free rubber strap
Tough and attractive metal strap
When summer is approaching, the stainless steel strap has become the first choice of low-key and tough people. The stainless steel strap is more refreshing and easier to maintain after sweating. The watch with a stainless steel strap can be worn freely to save the wearer’s effort. When the stainless steel strap is not enough to satisfy the wearer’s expression of quality and status, elegant and gorgeous red gold straps have become the most popular choice. The carefully designed and polished strap of Blancpain exudes unparalleled luxury and nobility. No matter where you are, the dazzling light on your wrist will become the focus of the audience.
Set off a woman’s elegant and gorgeous silk strap
The silk strap is a strap material exclusively for women. It is soft and noble, which can bring out the feminine elegance. Blancpain’s silk strap has a fine texture, excellent workmanship, and a variety of colors to choose from. It can be easily matched with clothes to show its charming charm. The small dial of the watch itself is magnified by the delicate silk strap. The soft and flexible material meets women’s needs for watches in terms of breathability and comfort, and can fit the wrist more naturally. It is one of the essential accessories for fashionable and elegant women to attend various occasions.