When can we find an effective way to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy in children? At present, 1 in 3,500 boys have this high-risk disease. Thanks to the sponsorship of Prince Albert II, the Monaco Anti-Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Association is organizing an auction of excellence watches. All proceeds will be donated to the medical team working on the disease. The biennial auction has raised 3 million euros for 90 researchers and clinicians in five different countries. In response to the latest auction, Zenith created two unique left-hand watch models.
‘Only watch’ auctions gathered the largest watch brands, and these fiercely competing opponents in the market all for the same commendable goal: to fund research aimed at treating debilitating diseases affecting 250,000 children. The watch series specially designed for this auction will tour the world, and the healthy spirit triggered by the auction will guide watch brands to show unprecedented courage and creativity. For the 2011 Only Watch auction, Zenith makers will launch two unique left-handed bracelet models. Why use reverse design? Just like Da Vinci, one in ten people in the world are left-handed, and the ratio varies greatly between countries, and even reaches 1/4 in some regions. These two watches are designed for them.
Zenith Commander Chronograph Rose Gold
Zenith Pilot’s Chronograph
These two watches belong to the commander chronograph rose gold series and the pilot chronograph series. The former has a K gold case, which is suitable for working days in a professional environment; the latter is made of stainless steel and has a dynamic appearance, which is ideal for leisure time and weekend activities. Both watches are equipped with the El Primero movement & ndash; this movement is very popular with watch lovers around the world. There is a deep source for this commonly quoted name: launched by Zenith in 1969, which has simplified the world’s most accurate series of production mechanical movements. The secret lies in the rhythm of the balance wheel: it vibrates 10 times per second, while other movements vibrate up to 8 times per second. This is what sets them apart, and El Primero is firmly in the high-vibration range.
SEIKO (Seiko) Velatura is a professional high-performance marine watch. Each product perfectly combines functional innovation and refined design. The core product of this series uses a new movement, Kinetic Direct Drive (manual electric energy can be manually charged meter) and Yachting Timer (Sailboat Race Countdown Watch), these two movements are specially redesigned for Velatura And also to satisfy seafarers and
Professional and recreational needs of nautical people.
上 At the Basel World Exhibition in 2007, SEIKO (Seiko) officially launched a new nautical series-Velatura, which received many praise.
In the past year, SEIKO (Velocity) Velatura has received unanimous praise from the global sailing and marine industry for its distinctive design and versatility.
2008In 2008, SEIKO (Seiko) Velatura series introduced an important new automatic mechanical chronograph.
The movement is one of the most advanced self-winding mechanical chronograph movements in history. The new 8R28 calibre has all the features of the world’s most premier chronograph movement. Its ‘star column wheel’ and ‘vertical cross-link system’ ensure the highest degree of precision and precision in operability. It has an industry-leading energy storage of more than 45 hours, and a new innovation-‘ultra-thin integrated three-prong hammer’. The three chronograph hands can work perfectly and harmoniously, and they can all return to zero in an instant. Through the see-through sapphire crystal case back, you can see its high-quality oscillating weight carving, which fully reflects the perfect watchmaking process of the new movement.
SEIKO (Seiko) Velatura, the best player choice.
EISEIKO (Seiko) became the Olympic’s fastest sailing competition level-the watch partner of the international ’49er’ class association. The SEIKO (Velocity) Velatura series has become the pioneer advocate of participating in the ’49er’ class championship. In 2008, SEIKO (Seiko) and the international ’49er’ class association renewed the sponsorship contract. The gold medal winners of the 2008 Australian World Championship and the Spanish European Championship will receive SEIKO (Velocity) Velatura Yachting Timers. As a commendation. The feedback from the ’49er’ level association and its outstanding players will contribute to the innovative design of the next-generation SEIKO Velatura series.
On August 15, Singapore, the prestigious Earl’s Court boutique in E’an City officially opened. The well-known Swiss watchmaker and jeweller Earl invited some celebrities and VIPs to attend the opening ceremony. The opening event took the form of a cocktail party, which provided champagne and snacks to the guests. Guests can enjoy fine wines and fine jewelry and watches.
On the evening, Eduardo, Earl’s general manager of Southeast Asia, participated in the event. Taiwan’s famous actress and model Bai Yihui, local artists Tan Yingna and Romeo Tan both attended the event.
In this event, Piaget exhibited exquisite jewellery and the finest high-end watches and clocks. The exhibition hall adopted a new architectural concept design to provide its customers with a special high-end experience, demonstrating the elegance and excellence of Piaget high-end jewelry and watch design techniques. Quality and a century-old tradition of innovation. For more watch information, stay tuned for Watch House.
Since the launch of Cartier Drive de Cartier series last year, it has been favored by gentlemen with its independent elegance. It can easily drive the Drive de Cartier watch in casual or formal wear. This year SIHH, after the Drive de Cartier series of small seconds automatic winding watch, dual time zone day and night display watch and floating tourbillon watch, this series adds two new masterpieces, an ultra-thin movement watch and This moon phase function watch.
This Drive de Cartier series moon phase watch continues the aesthetic concept of this series and continues to perform elegant gentleman temperament. Warm tones in 18K rose gold create a smooth and smooth pillow-shaped case. The dial is decorated with a simple white guilloché pattern and large black Roman numerals. The time is easy to read. The sword-shaped blue-steel hands are located in the center of the dial, and the slightly convex mirror provides comprehensive protection for the dial.
At 6 o’clock on the dial, there is a moon phase display. This complex function accurately reproduces the time when the new moon, the first quarter moon, the full moon and the second quarter cycle are replaced. The moon phase display of the Drive de Cartier series is of ‘astronomical’ precision and requires calibration every 125 years.
The crown of the watch is also made of 18K rose gold. The octagonal design is both simple and beautiful and easy to operate. The top of the crown is set with a multi-faceted sapphire.
The strap of the watch is a brown alligator leather strap, which adds a little flavor to daily wear. The strap is equipped with a folding clasp in 18K rose gold for a comfortable fit.
This Drive de Cartier series moon phase watch is equipped with Cartier 1904-LU MC workshop refined automatic movement, visible through the transparent case back.
In summary: The launch of this moon phase watch by SIHH on Cartier this year has enriched its Drive de Cartier series, providing more elegant watch options for gentlemen. This Drive de Cartier moon phase watch is also available in stainless steel. The golden moon with MSI decorates the wrist, releasing the gentle side of the man.
For more details, please click on the watch live event in Geneva: