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Chopard Creates Happy Sport Chrono Steel Watch for Elegant Ladies
In 2009, the Chopard famous Happy Sport collection, initially introduced in 1993, has been joined by a new precious timepiece – the Happy Sport Chrono Steel. The watch with a masculine touch is best described as powerful and trendy.

The Chopard Happy Sport Chrono Steel watch catches attention due to the bold lines of its case and five mobile diamonds adorning the dial. The 42mm stainless steel case with a unidirectional rotating bezel is coupled with a stylish steel bracelet fitted with a folding clasp.

The women's watch appeals not only due to its attractive look but also due to its perfect functionality. Besides traditional hours, minutes and seconds, the timepiece provides the date and chronograph function.  read more


New Chopard L.U.C. Twist Watch
In 2009, Chopard is introducing a new irresistibly attractive timepiece - the L.U.C. Twist.

The new Chopard watch demonstrates asymmetrical design details. You will notice the crown positioned at 4 o’clock and the small seconds counter at 7 o'clock.

The case of the Chopard L.U.C. Twist, measuring 41mm in diameter, is crafted from 18K pink or white gold.

The refined black or silvered monochrome dial of the Chopard watch is completed with dauphine hands and 18K pink or white gold applique hour markers. The date window is found at 4 o'clock. The face of the watch is protected by antireflective sapphire crystal.
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Chopard Presents Spectacular L.U.C Tourbillon Esprit de Fleurier Watch
Chopard is pleased to unveil its new sophisticated limited edition timepiece celebrating the brand’s 150th Anniversary - the L.U.C Tourbillon Esprit de Fleurier watch. Limited to just 15 pieces, the timepiece is destined to join collections of most passionate watch-lovers.

The new Chopard watch pays tribute to Louis-Ulysse Chopard, the founder of the watchmaking company. It also honors the beautiful art of Fleurisanne engraving. This unique technique can be admired via the open-worked dial and the sapphire crystal case-back.

The case of the L.U.C Tourbillon Esprit de Fleurier is sculptured from 18K white gold and measures 40.5mm in diameter.
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Chopard Unveils New Imperiale Watches
Chopard is pleased to unveil its new Imperiale line based on the brand’s famous 1990s model. The watches from the line are destined at refined ladies with strong personalities who love the discreet luxury of beautiful objects.

The new Chopard Imperiale watches reveal a range of rare and precious elements inspired by the beauty of the imperial age. The creators of the watches have completely redesigned a number of design details, such as the signature lug covers.

The mother-of-pearl dial demonstrates delicate engravings in the central part. These engravings make one think of the embroidered cushions used by monarchs for their insignia. The dial is completed by Roman numerals and hour markers. The time is shown by elegantly curved hands that look like tapered daggers used by monarchs in combat.
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Chopard Unveils Classic Racing Superfast Chrono Watch
On the occasion of its 150th anniversary, the house of Chopard is excited to present its Classic Racing Superfast Chrono men’s watch. It has been issued as a part of the brand’s famous Classic Racing collection, which includes the Grand Prix de Monaco Historique watches, the Jacky Ickx pieces as well as the Mille Miglia series.

The ultra-powerful chronograph, whose inspiration was found in the world of motor racing, is available with a generously sized 47.80 mm steel case. It is framed by a screw-down bezel, engraved with a tachometric scale.

The case is equipped with rectangular integrated pushers, rendered in black rubber-moulded stainless steel. It is also fitted with a screw-lock crown, which reminds a tyre. The crown proudly features a metal applique, marked with the Classic Racing collection steering-wheel emblem.

The new Chopard watch is coupled with an iconic rubber strap, adorned with the 1960s Dunlop Racing tyre-tread motif. read more


Meet Chopard Two O Ten XL Watches
The Two O Ten X watches accommodate a self-winding COSC-certified movement, which offers a 40-hour power reserve. The mechanism serves to animate the essential functions of hours, minutes and seconds, complimented by those of date, chronograph and tachometer.

This reliable caliber is incorporated into a steel case, featuring an engraved tachometer on its bezel. Alternatively, it can be inserted into an 18K white gold case, illuminated by the play of 28 baguette diamonds, with the overall weight of 7.45 carats. The water-resistance of the watches is ensured down to 50 meters.

The collection comprises a range of interpretations. The sporty version employs an 18K white gold case, which presents a shimmering play of 36 baguette diamonds and 372 diamonds. The overall weight of these precious stones constitutes 4.46 carats and 2.53 carats respectively. read more


Meet All-Daring Chopard Grand Prix de Monaco Historique Chronograph 2010
The Chopard Grand Prix de Monaco Historique Chronograph 2010 watch represents a successful union of bold aesthetics and supreme mechanical performance inspired the finest classic racing cars competing in the remarkable race.

The new Chopard chronograph watch features a case measuring 42.50 mm in diameter and sculptured in steel or 18K rose gold. The case construction is 50-meter water-resistant. The crown is embellished with a racing steering-wheel. The case-back reveals a “Grand Prix de Monaco Historique” engraving. The bold look of the watch is completed with a perforated leather strap.

The heart of the watch is a COSC-chronometer certified mechanical self-winding movement synonymous to supreme reliability and precision. The 25-jewel movement beating at 28,800 vibrations per hour provides a 48-hour power reserve. It animates the following functions - hours, minutes, small seconds at 9 o’clock, a date window and a chronograph function presented via a seconds hand in the center, as well as 30-minute and 12-hour counters. read more


Chopard Honors FC Barcelona's Victorious Season with Limited Edition Watch
Chopard is proud to present its first ever limited edition watch devoted to a football club - the FC Barcelona.

The new Chopard watch pays tribute to the club’s historically important and remarkable season of last year. The FC Barcelona was destined to become the first ever football club in history to win every major tournament it joined, with the UEFA Champions league, the Spanish league and the Spanish Cup on the list.

As a fine way to honor the club’s great achievement, Chopard presented each FC Barcelona player with its commemorative timepiece. The ceremony took place during an exclusive cocktail at the Chopard Boutique in Barcelona.

The new Chopard 1000 Miglia GT XL Speed Black FC Barcelona watch exceptional demonstrates a case crafted in DLC blackened steel and measuring 44mm in diameter steel. read more


Chopard L.U.C. Strike One Pink Gold
The novelty 2007 from Chopard is called L.U.C. Strike One Pink Gold. It is a new pink gold version of the previously produced striking Chopard watch with white gold case(L.U.C. Haute Horlogerie 2006 collection).

The back of the Chopard watch is transparent and comes with sapphire crystal. read more


Chopard Provides New Rubber Straps for Happy Sport Collection
The renowned Swiss watch-making house and jewelry manufacturer Chopard is pleased to introduce its novel collection of straps, intentionally created for the brand’s most popular Happy Sport watch line.

The rubber straps will be proposed in eleven attractive colors with a number of special pastels among them. The straps feature a distinctive design that echoes the complex structure of a metal bracelet.

The watches from the Chopard Happy Sport collection are already chameleon-like due to their brilliantly polished steel or 18K gold cases and dials, showcasing signature mobile diamonds. The colored rubber straps are attached to the timepieces to enhance versatility of their character.

Since its debut in the early 1990s, this versatile Happy Sport watch collection has proved to be extremely popular with ladies, customers of the Chopard brand.

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Meet Chopard Mille Miglia GT Chrono Rosso Corsa Watch
Chopard is pleased to offer its new Mille Miglia GT Chrono Rosso Corsa watch, designed in the sportive style. The inspiration behind it is the legendary Mille Miglia car rally. Every year, its Brescia-Rome-Brescia route attracts the best of classic racing cars.

The new Chopard watch catches the eye with bright red shade on its dial. It pays homage to the colors of racing cars, participating in motor races until the late 1960s. This year, the prime focus is set on Italy and its famous “Rosso Corsa”.

The novelty is set in a 44 mm polished titanium case. Fitted with a screw-locked crown, it is 100-meter water-resistant. The case-back is marked with the legendary route of the Mille Miglia rally. The model carries a bezel, engraved with a tachometric scale. It also features an inner ring, equipped with minute numerals.
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Chopard Watches - Glamour as State of Mind
Since 1963 the Chopard Company has been in complete possession of the Scheufele family. Karl Scheufele who acquired the luxury brand from the Chopard dynasty, still holds the prestigious position of the president but in fact his children, Karl-Friedrich and Caroline, manage the business. read more


Chopard and Festival de Cannes - Ten Years of Fruitful Cooperation
Chopard Redesigns Palme D'Or: The story of Chopard and the Festival de Cannes started ten years ago. The famous watch and jewelry producer was going to open a boutique on the Boulevard de la Croisette, located right in the heart of Cannes. read more


Chopard Unveils Grand Prix de Monaco Historique Time Attack MF
The partnership between Chopard and the Grand Prix de Monaco Historique was born in 2002, inspired by the shared passion for sophisticated mechanisms, precision and strict discipline. The watchmaking company introduced the Grand Prix de Monaco Historique collection commemorating the prestigious historical car race.

In 2009, Chopard presents a digital chronograph watch named Grand Prix de Monaco Historique Time Attack MF. It is aimed at those who love high speeds. The superb elegance of the watch has been inspired by the distinctive designs of the 1970s.

The new Chopard watch reflects the idea that speed lovers need an extremely accurate chronograph. The watch is equipped with a ‘Swiss made’ quartz movement, chronometer-certified by the COSC. read more


Chopard Creates L.U.C Lunar Big Date Watch
The Chopard iconic L.U.C collection has been joined by a new exclusive watch - the L.U.C Lunar Big Date. The timepiece was unveiled at Baselworld 2009.

The zest of the new Chopard watch is an astounding orbital moon phase indicator. The visually beautiful horological complication shows the waxing and waning of the Moon from the Northern and Southern hemisphere with remarkable precision. The moon phase indicator of the timepiece perfectly reflects the real lunar cycle with the difference equal to just one day in the period of 122 years.

The L.U.C Lunar Big Date watch also provides the elapsed seconds and the date functions.  read more


New Chopard Elton John Watches
The first drawings of the latest Chopard Elton John Watch Collection, designed by Caroline Gruosi-Scheufele, Chopard Co-President and the Artistic Director, will be used to benefit The Elton John AIDS Foundation.

The new Chopard chronograph models will be created in rose or white gold. The timepieces will be set with different combinations of precious stones - diamond baguettes, pink, yellow, black or chocolate diamonds, emeralds, rubies, and sapphires.

The Chopard watches will be coupled with pink, blue, yellow, green, red, or black bracelets.

The watches will be available in limited edition series. Every timepiece will demonstrate an engraving of Elton John's signature on the case back.

The launch of the new Chopard Elton John watches will take place in Moscow on December 7. It will be marked by a private Elton John concert.


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Chopard Joins the FHH Partners
The Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie (FHH) has continuously extended its activities for the promotion and support of Technical and Precious Fine Watches. Now the FHH is pleased to welcome a new prestigious partner - Chopard.

The Foundation highly appreciates the remarkable expertise of Chopard Manufacture located in Fleurier, where Chopard L.U.C. movements are developed, engineered and assembled.

Chopard watches are based on the authenticity, creativity and innovation, key values of the well-maintained culture and expertise of Fine Watchmaking.

Having become the Foundation's partner, Chopard intends to provide active support to the Foundation involved in a number of cultural and educational activities and, in particular, to support the events aimed to promote Fine Watchmaking.

The list of partners of the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie is really impressive, being highlighted by such highly prestigious watch brands as Vacheron Constantin, Cartier, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Baume & Mercier, A.Lange & Sohne, IWC, Hublot, Corum, Audemars Piguet, Panerai, Parmigiani, Piaget, and many others.

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Chopard Creates Jewelry for Madonna
For the cover of her latest album, Madonna has chosen to wear the brand's "Happy Diamonds" cross and a personalized diamond knuckle ring. Both items have been designed by Chopard Co-President Caroline Gruosi-Scheufele.

The ring reflects the spirit of Hard Candy describes by Madonna as "a juxtaposition of tough and sweetness." The jewelry item spells out the star hip-hop pseudonym, "M-dolla," in 258 brilliant-cut white diamonds. A Chopard signature mobile diamond is revealed in the flourish of the letter M.

Chopard has already created jewelry for Madonna's 2005 Confessions on a Dance Floor album - the unique pave diamond "Hung-Up" necklace. Hard Candy is set to be released on April 28.
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New Chopard L.U.C 1937 Watches - Timelessly Elegant
The Chopard Manufacture presents two new versions of its L.U.C 1937 model, devoted to the brand’s rich watchmaking heritage. The new timepieces demonstrate a classic and timeless look.

The first variation of the Chopard watch stands out by its porcelain-like white dial completed with black transferred Roman numerals and a minute track, while the second one catches the glance by its satin-finished silvery dial featuring applied rhodiumed Roman numerals and a transferred minute track. Both watches are animated by a new high-performance mechanical self-winding movement - the L.U.C 1.010.

The case of the Chopard L.U.C 1937, 42 mm-in-diameter, is rendered in steel. The case construction is fitted with a screw-lock crown and glareproofed sapphire crystals protecting the face and the case-back. It demonstrates an innovative profile and elegant curves.
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Enjoy Chopard DLC Titanium L.U.C Engine One Tourbillon Watch
The horological company Chopard has released a unique timepiece, developed intentionally for the Only Watch 2011 event. The new DLC Titanium L.U.C Engine One Tourbillon watch will be presented at the Charity Auction on September, 22. The proceeds raised will be donated to assist research efforts on Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

Inspired by the world of racing cars, the new Chopard watch is available in a polished DLC titanium case. Its measurements are 44.40mm x 35.40mm x 10.90mm: length, width and thickness indicated respectively.

The new Chopard DLC Titanium L.U.C Engine One Tourbillon watch comes equipped with a function-packed dial, themed around transparency. It is completed with Arabic numerals engraved and yellow tinted beneath a high-grade sapphire crystal.

The display ensures central hours and minutes, indicated by Dauphine fusee-type hands. At 12 o’clock it features a power reserve indicator, equipped with a black hand with a red tip.
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