Summer Fresh Navy Wind “Blue Dial” Prevails

Many times, we find that despite the trend, the size, thickness, and even the shape of the watch are changing. Relatively speaking, the color of the dial is not so changeable. Most of the colors are white, business and elegance, black is sporty and bold. In addition, although there are dials of coffee, dark green and other colors, but they can not always compete with the former two. But this year, we found that many manufacturers have begun to introduce blue as the color of the dial, and looking at it, the ‘blue dial’ really has a strong response.
VThe Villeret ultra-thin retrograde small seconds watch with a thickness of only 10.83 mm perfectly demonstrates the elegant and capable temperament of the classic Villeret series. The dial is Flinqué retro radiant engraved lacquered surface with multi-layered transparent blue, transfiguring an unparalleled deep ocean effect. With this delicate balance rule, the watch retains pure lines and presents classic art methods with original touch. The built-in ultra-thin movement 7663Q has a 3-day power reserve and provides source power for the central hour, minute and snake-shaped date hands. The sector of the retrograde small seconds hand is set at 6 o’clock. The lugs directly behind the 5 o’clock position allow quick adjustment of the date.
In 2010, Louis Vuitton launched the Time Scroll series, replacing the traditional hour scale with 12 small cubes, creating a new way to read time. This year, on the basis of this, combined with the newly revised America’s Cup new race system, this new type is dedicated to sailing. It has a charming blue sapphire dial, which not only highlights the nautical features, but also provides a glimpse into the beauty of the movement. Once entering the countdown phase of the game, the push button at 8 o’clock on the bezel, the small pane at 12 o’clock, the hands of the 30-minute chronograph dial, and the five square scales on the right of the dial will all respond accordingly. Prompt the passage of time.
That’s right, this is the latest model of the King Power Oceanographic 4000 series diving watch that can withstand the pressure of 4,000 meters in the deep sea released by Hublot at the Marine Museum of Monaco last year. At that time Hublot launched a limited edition of 1,000 titanium models and a carbon fiber model of 500 pieces, and this model is also a carbon fiber model, but compared to the previous all-black model, the classic denim blue did give the watch a model For some more eye-catching changes, the matte denim blue dial has replaced the matte black satin-brushed dial. To cope with this change, the hands and scales have also been changed to rhodium-plated satin-brushed treatment and covered with beige fluorescent coating.
The rigorous German brand NOMOS has introduced a series of elegant new changes to its Zurich series of watches this year-the elegant gold-plated blue dial and the masculine Glashütte polished decoration on the dial. Dark blue is also called ‘Royal Blue’, ‘Paris Blue’ or ‘Prussian Blue’, and the optical quality of gold is reflected in the dark blue, which is almost a complementary color. It has become an indispensable color for men’s watches in 2012. The slender bezel and deep dial complement each other, and the faceted hands and three-dimensional hour markers are easy to read. The watch is equipped with NOMOS ‘self-made Epsilon automatic movement, which is accurate and efficient, and has a strong power reserve.
Over the years, many of Omega’s important and innovative watchmaking technologies have been the first to show the world with the disc flying series. From 2500 movements more than 10 years ago to 8500/8501 movements in 2007, we have witnessed the maturity of coaxial movement technology step by step. This year’s new model, equipped with the 9300/9301 movement, is the first chronograph movement in the coaxial movement family. The 18K red gold model is equipped with a 9301 coaxial movement, which supports the independent adjustment of the hour hand without affecting the minute and second hands, which is especially suitable for people who travel frequently across time zones. The cold blue concentric dial and the warm red gold color complement each other.
Movement: Omega 9300/9301 coaxial movement
Appearance: 42mm stainless steel case with blue leather strap
Function: Water-resistant to 100 meters
Admiral’s Cup ‘Admiral Cup’ series can be regarded as the most recognizable series of Kunlun watches, the large 12-sided bezel, special navy slogan time scales, etc., are very popular. Last year, the brand subdivided the series, and the Legend mileage belongs to the classic heritage series. This year, in order to enrich the ‘mileage’ lineup, Kunlun launched a total of 11 models in different materials and colors such as stainless steel, 18K red gold, and gold. The Admiral’s Cup watch is perfectly matched with tones and straight stripes.
Movement: Swiss official observatory certified movement CO983
Appearance: 42mm case, sapphire crystal case back
Function: 42-hour power reserve
As early as the 1960s, the original version of the PR 516 was launched on the market and became a well-known model that swept the track and beyond. Even the PR516 watch that was originally worn on racer gloves has repeatedly won awards. Therefore, this year’s newest edition of the blue dial PR516 will also be destined to be a legend in the watch industry. With its ultra-precise Swiss movement and classic design, it once again ignites the fiery passion for motorsport. The retro look, with a leather strap or a stainless steel strap with round holes, resembles a racing steering wheel. The watch’s light lines and aerodynamics are the perfect expression of the spirit of motorsport.
Movement: Swiss-made automatic mechanical movement
Appearance: black, blue or silver dial
Function: waterproof 100 meters / 10 atmospheres
As a representative work of the Rolex brand’s close relationship and distinguished relationship with the sailing industry, the Yacht-Master model was first introduced in 1992. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the birth of this classic sailing watch. The manufacturer has launched a high-profile Rolesium platinum steel Oyster Perpetual Yacht Yacht model made of a combination of 904L stainless steel and 950 platinum. According to the latest developments in ergonomics and other technologies, the strap is enhanced. , Buckle and outer ring. In addition to the 950 platinum 60-minute two-way rotating outer ring, the deep blue dial symbolizing the ocean is also an eye-catching highlight, and the hands and the enlarged time scale are coated with blue Chromalight coating, regardless of the dark environment.
Movement: Rolex automatic winding rotor
Appearance: 18 ct white gold CHROMALIGHT hands, red seconds hand
Function: Power reserve about 48 hours
Navy Pioneer Automatic ‘condenses’ the legendary story of the ship clock onto the 40mm dial. The size is reduced, and the splendor is not reduced. The Navy Pioneer carries history with details. Elegant hands, retro Arabic numerals and scales play the long-lasting passion of the sea on the refreshing dial. The three polished shells of coin pattern, brushing and polishing are exquisite and rich. feelings. In addition to the elegant silver dial, it also features a modern black dial style and a blue dial style that pays tribute to the predecessors who gallop on the sea.
Movement: 2895 automatic winding movement
Appearance: brown leather strap, anti-glare coated sapphire
Function: 100 meters water depth

Dior Fine Watchmaking 徜徉 Luxury Art Between Haute Couture And Ready-to-wear

At this BASELWORLD 2016 watch and jewellery event, Dior launched a number of luxury new products full of art in the high-end women’s watch series. In Dior, the communication between different arts is clearly visible, while the influence is shared. The fusion between Dior’s fashion design studio and the birthplace of haute horlogerie is natural. Watches are not just watches, but also a living proof of the dual culture of high-end custom-made and ready-to-wear.
Dior Grand Soir Kaléidiorscope
   ‘Only high-quality materials combined with dedicated artisans can create a veritable luxury,’ Christian Dior said. Dior’s high-end watches are based on original designs, conveying a timeless classic: Dior Grand Soir Kaléidiorscope watches are inspired by Christian Dior’s dress-like embroidery elements. Precious materials reflect a colorful kaleidoscope-like picture.

Dior Grand Soir Kaléidiorscope
   To create this watch collection, Dior Design Studio has revolutionized traditional watchmaking. More than 180 shapes and colors of different metals and gems are set on the dial, which are layered and elegant. ‘Facing this challenge, we are constantly exploring the possibilities of craftsmanship. I love the process,’ one of the artisans wrote. Indeed: the location and layout of each decal is carefully designed and inlaid under the meticulous skill of the craftsmen, and it is exactly attached to the watch, reflecting an extremely bright light. On the dial, colorful colors rush out, together with the seemingly static lines extending outwards to the delicate bezel inlaid with gemstones, completing an extraordinary pioneering work. The watch is equipped with an ‘Elite 681’ self-winding movement. The simple design of the pendulum is clearly visible through the crystal back. The pendulum echoes the main inspiration source of this watch series-dynamic art.
   The strap is made of denim or black satin, which vividly reflects the contrast and interaction between different materials. With only a quick glance, it is impossible to explore the deep beauty of the Dior Grand Soir Kaléidiorscope watch. Only by carefully evaluating from different angles can we truly appreciate its extraordinary charm. This top-of-the-line timepiece collection includes 8 unique inspirational masterpieces.
Dior Grand Soir Origami
   ‘Japanese print-style murals extend from the stairs to the ceiling. These frescoes imitating Utamaro and Hokusai are my Sistine Cathedral,’ said Christian Dior in his memoirs about childhood The first floor of the mansion in Granville, Normandy, is described in detail. The love of Japanese style prompted the costume master to launch the Dior Spring / Summer 1953 Haute Couture Women’s Collection, including the famous ‘Japanese-style courtyard’ dress. Dior hopes to use the silky soft fabric to shape the beauty of the general structure of the building, as a metaphor for the fusion of Eastern and Western cultures. Since then, Dior has forged an inextricable bond with this eastern island nation.

Dior Grand Soir Origami
   The Dior Grand Soir Origami watch pays tribute to the art of origami, and vividly interprets this exquisite technique originating from the country of the rising sun. Dior Design Studio takes inspiration from the traditional origami process, and pushes the brand’s watchmaking process to a wider field.
   The mother-of-pearl dial of the Dior Grand Soir Origami watch is embellished with diamonds, pink and yellow sapphires, spinels and beautifully carved aquamarine, reflecting a vivid miniature picture. The bezel is set with sapphire, mayenite, manganese and triangular or baguette-cut diamonds. The watch is equipped with a Zenith ‘Elite 681’ self-winding movement, the bottom cover is covered with transparent sapphire crystal, and the mother-of-pearl material outlines the delicate lace embellishment. Show it.
   The strap is stitched with patent leather and satin materials to pay tribute to the exquisite craftsmanship of Dior Studio and the extraordinary design talents of fashion designers-it is they who give the fabric a rich connotation, a dynamic texture and a sophisticated silhouette shape. Every Dior Grand Soir Origami watch is a unique treasure.
Dior VIII Grand Bal Pièce Unique Ondine
   The Dior VIII Grand BalPièce Unique Ondine watch expresses the elements of high-end custom clothing and its exquisite craftsmanship. Christian Dior launched the Ondine dress with rich pleated elements in the Haute Couture Women’s Collection in the autumn and winter of 1947. Dior launched a new top watch series based on this classic design. Like the original dress, this watch collection embodies the design ingenuity of many professional artisans, which explains its extraordinary charm.

Dior VIII Grand Bal Pièce Unique Ondine

Dior VIII Grand Bal Pièce Unique Ondine

   Dior Watchmaking Workshop is located in La Chaux-de-Fonds, a Swiss watchmaking resort. Dior has assembled many top movement experts and craftsmen in the watchmaking workshop. The dial is crafted with snowflakes and is embellished with up to 648 diamonds, ettringite, amethyst, and sapphire, and is available in white gold, rose gold, and gold. Inspired by the weaving process of the fabric, gemstones such as aragonite, diamonds and yellow sapphire covered the dial and interwoven with delicate gradient patterns. The entire setting process took 3 days. This unique collection of watches is equipped with the ‘Dior Inversé 11 1/2’ movement. The oscillating weight now appears above the dial, turning into an embellishment element for the watch. The jewel embellishment of the watch is carefully laid out, and the stones on the oscillating weight seem to pour down from the dial, which is very elegant. Through the skillful interpretation of jewelry craftsmen, the graphic design elements present a sense of abundance. Precious metal materials are used to interpret clothing fabrics, giving a vivid interpretation of the pleated skirt.
   In addition, this watch series also shows its design connotation derived from high-end custom clothing from other aspects: the case is exquisitely crafted, the bezel is covered with bright gems, and the leather strap is available in metallic luster and black satin selected. The Dior VIII Grand Bal Pièce Unique Ondine collection contains 12 unique pieces.
La D de Dior Satin Collection
   A lady borrowed her lover’s watch to keep it forever … La D de Dior was designed in 2003 under this kind of creativity. It draws inspiration from the 70s and uses gold, diamonds and decorative stones. And other materials commonly used by jewellers.

La D de Dior Satin Collection

La D de Dior Satin Collection

   Victoire de Castellane retains the pure, minimalist shape of the original men’s watch, while giving it a very feminine character. La D de Dior extracts the essence of Dior’s fine jewelry, using the jeweller’s snow-inlaid technique, using decorative stone dials, bold and creative fusion of materials, colors and Swiss watchmaking, including Elite designed and manufactured by Zenith Mechanical movement. In 2016, the series launched a new La D de Dior Satine series. The watch looks like a “satin ribbon” and is equipped with a Milanese steel braided bracelet. The texture of this material is soft and flexible, with a metallic luster, like a metal-filled Cloth.