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Nov 19, 2012
proudly presents its new limited edition timepiece devoted to Nicky Hayden
, the celebrated MotoGP rider and 2006 MotoGP World Champion. The Tissot T-Race Nicky Hayden 2012 watch
is available in a limited number of 4,999 pieces
The new Tissot watch has been created in Nicky’s team colors. The novelty is teamed with a bicolor ultra-resistant silicone strap
that features a fiery red base and an aerodynamic white stripe round the strap.
The dial catches attention by Nicky’s lucky star emblem, along with speedometer-like counters. The case-back reveals an engraving of his racing number 69.
Fans of motorcycle racing will surely be attracted by such details as a brake disc bezel and the start of the bracelet depicting bike suspensions. The back of the bracelet shows off a tyre-tread feature.
The stainless steel case
of the Nicky Hayden watch measures 45.3 mm in diameter. It is 100-meter water-resistant
. It accommodates a reliable Swiss quartz movement
- G10.211. The face is shielded by a sapphire crystal.
The new Tissot T-Race Nicky Hayden 2012 watch
is presented in a helmet-like special packaging. It’s a fine addition to the collection of Nicky Nayden’s fans and those in love with motoracing.
The model is available at Amazon at the price of $592.25.
Nov 19, 2012
unveils its new T-Touch Classic watch
. The novelty has been created for those gentlemen who appreciate the mixture of high-technology and all-time classic style.
As every T-Touch watch, the timepiece provides multi-functionality –the owner of the watch will be able to use 11 tactile functions
, including the chronograph and compass.
The exterior of the new Tissot watch makes one feel its sophisticated and classy look. The timepiece may accompany its owner to any occasion – to a golf course or a cocktail party.
The 42mm case
of the watch is rendered in stainless steel. It is 100-meter water-resistant
. The black face is protected by a tactile sapphire crystal.
The model is animated by a Swiss quartz movement
- ETA E49.301.
The new Tissot T-Touch Classic watch
is teamed with a black or brown leather strap or a stainless steel bracelet. The leather strap version is available for 675 US dollars, while the bracelet version is available for 695 US dollars.
Nov 15, 2012
The Harry Winston Midnight Collection
welcomes a newcomer – the Midnight Moon Phase watch
The novelty captivates the glance by the most romantic presentation of the moon phase complication
. An arc-like crescent-moon aperture is found between 9 and 12 o’clock. The moon and stars emerge from behind the branches of trees scrupulously engraved and luxuriously finished in contrasting lacquers on the dial of the timepiece. This is a beautiful tribute to nature and time itself.
The 39mm case
of the new Harry Winston watch is rendered in 18K rose gold
or 18K white gold
. The rose gold variation unveils a rosé Champagne dial
embellished with a sun-ray satin brushed finish. The engraved tree is gently filled with rose lacquer for alluring appeal and an exquisite tonal effect.
Nov 15, 2012
The Breitling Transocean Chronograph Unitime worldtimer watch
has a new fan - David Beckham
. The famous footballer has long appreciated Breitling watches as high-performance instruments featuring timeless designs that have inspired whole generations.
David Beckham takes part in the brand’s new campaign that initiated a long-term partnership between the Swiss brand and him.
As all Breitling fans are aware the brand boasts long-established ties with aviation, having introduced a number of travel watches, including the Unitime model that enjoyed success in the 1950s and 60s.
Nov 12, 2012
unveils its new Admiral’s Cup Legend 42 watch
. It is created in a limited edition of 400 pieces
. The novelty pays tribute to the historical model born in 1983.
The first Admiral’s Cup watch joined the world of watchmaking in 1960. It was highly acclaimed as a reliable water-resistant sports model. In 1983, Corum introduced a new Admiral’s Cup model that stood out by its twelve-sided case and the twelve nautical pennants from the maritime international code of signals - they substituted the hour-markers. These features have become the identity codes of the collection and the model enjoyed great success.
The new Corum watch demonstrates the vintage “gunmetal blue” shade
that characterized the 1983 model. It is to join the brand’s Legend line initially presented in 2011 and appreciated for its classic elegance.
Nov 08, 2012
Representing the official timekeeper of the 2013 Dakar Rally
brings forth its Chronodakar Limited Edition watch
. The number of timepieces is restricted to just 200 pieces.
The Dakar rally
was born in 1979. Today, it is the most remarkable rally raid and human endurance contest in the world. The rally was initially held in Africa, but in 2009 it moved to South America. In 2013, about 740 competitors will take part in the rally to be held in Peru, Argentina and Chile. It will include all categories - car, truck and motorbike.
The new Edox watch has been constructed to withstand the extreme desert conditions. The novelty boasts state-of-the-art features. Its generously-sized case accommodates a reliable chronograph movement
- Edox 103, based on Ronda 5021.D. It animates the following functions - hours, minutes, seconds, date, and chronograph.
Nov 08, 2012
presents its new Silverstone Vintage 30 watch
. The timepiece, demonstrating harmonious lines and shapes, is created for those fond of racing, tracks and beautiful mechanics.
of the new Graham watch, streamlined and aesthetically refined, measures 47 mm in diameter and is sculptured from stainless steel. The bezel of the model is adorned with a Clous-de-Paris decoration.
The right part of the case features steel start /stop and reset pushers provided with a Clous-de-Paris high-grip pattern. The face is shielded by a domed sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating. The case construction incorporates a see-through sapphire crystal case-back. It is 100-meter water-resistant
Nov 08, 2012
introduces its Aquascope Black PVD-coated watch
. Designed for those in love with water sports, the timepiece will meet with its owner all the challenges the life is to hold.
The robust case
is presented in aluminum and black PVD-coated stainless steel. The cushion-shaped case, built with a bidirectional rotating bezel, impresses by its dimensions - 44.50 mm x 40 mm. With its integrated screw-down crowns facing each other, it gives a feeling of a perfect visual balance. The round face is secured by an antireflective sapphire crystal.
The new JeanRichard watch is animated by a self-winding JR60 caliber
. The 21-jewel movement, operating at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour, offers a 42-hour power-reserve.
Nov 07, 2012
gladly presents its new Airman 1953 Vintage watch
. The novelty has been inspired by the first Airman model
introduced in 1953, with the design based on the wish list of real pilots.
One of the true pioneers of Swiss pilot watches, the original Airman boasted an automatic movement, a 24-hour display, a second time zone function and luminous numerals. It was followed by 25 generations, each maintaining the distinctive features of the original.
The new Airman « 1953 Vintage » watch pays tribute to the first Airman, having been updated with the latest technical achievements. Its heart is a rhodanised automatic movement
– ETA 2893
. It is adorned with a Cotes-de-Geneve decoration.
Nov 06, 2012
proudly presents its new stunning Table Clock
. The timepiece, characterized by technical sophistication and powerful visual appeal, reflects all the skill and craftsmanship the brand is famous for.
The 94 mm case
of the new Frederique Constant table clock is rendered in stainless steel and demonstrates highly brushed and polished finishing.
While the majority of table clocks are associated with square or rectangular shapes, the table clock created by Frederique Constant looks like a very large watch face. It even features a "crown" on the right hand side.
Nov 06, 2012
unveils its new Jazzmaster Auto Chrono watch
. The novelty has been created using the latest innovations in the field of watchmaking.
The high-performance automatic chronograph watch is animated by the recently introduced H-21 movement
, offering a 60-hour power reserve.
The shape of the case and the dial design make one feel the watch’s confidently contemporary spirit. The dial
is adorned by a ‘Clous de Paris’ pattern. It provides perfect readability
as it is protected by an antireflective sapphire crystal with special shaping that gently guides the eye to the three counters. The counters are found in the left part of the dial to allow the clear display of the date function at 4 o’clock.
Nov 05, 2012
is pleased to present its new 1681 Ronde watch
. The timepiece reflects the brand’s rich heritage and historical expertise.
The novelty is devoted to Daniel Jeanrichard
, one of the founders of the watchmaking industry in the Neuchatel region. The watchmaker commemorated the year 1681, having manufactured his first watch.
The 1681 Ronde watch has been created in the most elegant traditions of watchmaking. The heart of the timepiece is a famous self-winding manufacture movement
– the caliber JR1000
. JeanRichard developed the mechanism in 2004. It required four years of thorough research and development.
Nov 01, 2012
presents its new professional diver’s watch
– the Avenger Seawolf Blacksteel Code Yellow watch
. The timepiece demonstrates a powerful design and remarkable sturdiness. It has been developed as a reliable timekeeping companion for top level feats in deep waters, implying the watch can withstand even most extreme conditions.
The new Breitling watch boasts supreme water-resistance
- to the depth of 3,000 meters
(10,000 ft, 300 bars). The ergonomic case
, 45mm in diameter, is rendered in black steel provided by a highly resistant carbon-based treatment. The model catches the glance by the distinctive yellow accents - the seconds hand, the inner bezel, and the ‘Automatic’ inscription on the dial are presented in yellow.
The case construction
incorporates a unidirectional ratcheted rotating bezel and a big screw-locked crown offering comfortable non-slip grip and protected by substantial lateral reinforcements. It is also built with a security valve used to balance out the differences between the exterior and interior of the case.
Oct 31, 2012
unveils its new ww.tc Chronograph White Ceramic watch
. Watch lovers are sure to appreciate the model’s utmost legibility and functionality.
The new Girard-Perregaux watch catches the glance by its distinctive contrasts
. The white ceramic case
,43 mm in diameter, incorporates black rubber push-buttons and crowns. The milk-white highly-legible dial
is completed with dark counters. The face of the timepiece is shielded by a smoked sapphire glass.
The novelty is also characterized by remarkable functionality
. Due to the “world times” function, it simultaneously displays all the time zones. In addition, it provides the date, the small seconds, the chronograph function with flyback and day/night indicator.
Oct 25, 2012
is proud to launch its new Women Retrograde Calendar watch
. The novelty reflects the brand’s traditional values, while making one feel the spirit of innovation.
The new Blancpain watch is a fine timekeeping companion for active, modern ladies who appreciate romantic and contemporary things. The elegant timepiece puts technique at the service of beauty and demonstrates thorough attention to detail.
The one-of-a-kind dial
of the lady’s watch unveils mother-of-pearl marquetry and amazing detailing. The hour and minute hands are off-centered, being positioned in the lower part of the dial. The calendar function is represented by a retrograde hand, consistently jumping back to the beginning of the month. The heart of the timepiece is an automatic movement
- the calibre 2650RL
Oct 24, 2012
is pleased to present its new Chrono Collection watches
. The novel timepieces reflect the brand’s rich expertise.
The generous 41 mm case
is crafted from stainless steel. The surface of the watch is presented in two tones. The bezel is plated with 18K pink gold and sparkles with 60 diamonds
. The case construction incorporates a screw-lock crown and is 50-meter water-resistant
. It is coupled with a matching two-tone bracelet equipped with a folding clasp.
The white dial
is completed with facetted hands and hour-markers. It sports a tachymeter scale on the flange. The 12-hour counter is positioned at 9 o'clock, the 30-minute counter at 6 o'clock, and small seconds at 3 o'clock. The date window is found at 4.30. The face is protected by an anti-reflective sapphire crystal.
Oct 24, 2012
unveils its new Challenge International de Tourisme 1932 watch
. The novelty is devoted to the legendary team that won the challenging race held in Berlin from August 12th to 28th 1932.
The race – the International Tourist Plane Challenge
- was organized by the FAI
(Federation Aeronautique Internationale or World Air Sports Federation). It represented a three-part competition for pilots – technical, rally-type and speed tests. It was won by Franciszek Zwirko of Poland.
The new Oris watch demonstrates an understated vintage look. The 44 mm case
is rendered in steel. It is built with a screw-lock crown and a knurled bezel. The face of the timepiece is shielded by a cambered sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating on the inside. The case-construction boasts 100-meter water-resistance
Oct 22, 2012
pleases ladies by its new Cerena watch
. The novelty is sure to win female hearts by its aesthetic purity.
The dial and the ceramic bezel
of the new Movado watch are white, while the bracelet catches the glance by a delicate two-tone touch. The 36 mm case
is sculptured in stainless steel.
The white or “smoky lilac” dial
is created in decidedly “Bauhaus” style. It is extremely readable. The time is indicated by three hands and ten applied diamond hour markers. The date is featured at 6 o’clock and you will notice the emblematic dot at 12 o’clock.
Oct 22, 2012
is pleased to introduce its new Pelagos watch
that stands out due to its technical sophistication and mechanical reliability. The style of the new dive watch has been suggested by the models of the brand’s impressive past.
The new Tudor watch features a 42 mm case
crafted entirely from titanium
with an all-over satin finish. The case-construction boasts 500-meter water-resistance
. It is built with a helium escape valve and a unidirectional rotatable bezel with a mat black ceramic disc and luminescent numerals. The thickness of the bezel makes it easy to grip and rotate.
The black dial
displays the time with help of luminescent hands and hour markers. The date window is positioned at 3 o’clock. The face of the timepiece is protected by a sapphire crystal.
Oct 18, 2012
proudly unveils its new Ocean Diver watch
. The novelty boasts its own distinctive and original style and corresponds to the most rigorous technical characteristics.
The new Harry Winston watch has been created as a high-precision diver's tool
. The timepiece incorporates a unidirectional rotating bezel to be used for timing decompression stops. The dial offers high visibility under any light conditions due to the luminous markers and hands. Meeting the international standards for diving watches, the Ocean Diver is 200-meter water-resistant
The novelty represents a self-winding, three-register chronograph
, beating at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour and providing a 42-hour power-reserve. It allows timing intervals that are up to 12 hours long.