The Architectural Digest Mexico
, which happens to be one of the world-famous architecture, design and lifestyle magazines, has recently conducted a special ceremony in order to award distinctions to the most talented architects and designers in Mexico. The event was held for the 5th year in a row, on November 12th, 2009.
The Architectural Digest Mexico’s Editorial Board
has studied over 650 projects in order to select candidates worthy of the “Icons of Design” awards
, which are regarded as the most important and popular in the domain of design and architecture.
The candidates, who earn a place on the winners’ rostrum, are usually bestowed with a special prize, which represents a masterpiece, born by one of Mexico’s most gifted modern sculptors or artists. This year, it was sculptor Jorge Marin
who carried out an honorable mission of creating a trophy, namely a bronze sculpture of a wing. read more
The SAW movement RD78
is created to correspond to the highest technical and aesthetic standards. The watch's bezel and pushers are provided with rubber inserts that add a sporty yet refined touch to the rose gold case of the chronograph model. The rubber strap features 'RD' logo. It is fixed to the case with help of the triple lugs , a distinctive feature of the brand. read more
The Excalibur watch collection
from Roger Dubuis
holds the iconic status in the world of Watchmaking as it comprises powerfully designed watches equipped with most innovative features.
The Excalibur watches accommodate complicated and highly complicated movements and offer a variety of complicated functions, including the triple time zone function and the minute repeater united with the flying tourbillon.
This year, the prominent collection has been joined by two new models - the Excalibur Skeleton Double Tourbillon and the Excalibur Flying Tourbillon.
The Roger Dubuis Double Tourbillon Excalibur watch is highly appreciated by real watch connoisseurs as one of the most visually appealing timekeeping creations of Haute Horlogerie. Now, the timepiece is revealed in a majestic skeleton variation, equipped with a sophisticated hand-finished tourbillon movement. read more
The watch company Roger Dubuis
has recently released a new addition to its famous Excalibur line. The most delicate of the brand’s complications, the Excalibur RD08 minute repeater
, is available with a spectacular case, decked out in rose gold.
The new Roger Dubuis watch is designed around a complex mechanical movement
, equipped with a platinum double micro-rotor self-winding system. Paved with 42 jewels and graced with unequalled Poincon de Geneve finishing, the movement runs at the rate of 21,600 vibrations per hour. It provides a 60-hour power reserve
The enchanting details of this mechanism can be admired via an openworked dial
. The dial is highlighted by the tourbillon cage, located at 5 o’clock. It is circled by a rose gold ring enclosed by stylistic grey lines. The particular depth of the dial is attainable due to a double flange with a minute circle and rose gold appliques performed in black and grey correspondingly. read more
has modernized its iconic Excalibur collection. Now, the collection’s members demonstrate more dynamic, deeper fluting on the bezel. The crown-guard is now more streamlined and more closely merged with the middle of the case.
The dial has acquired extra depth due to the ingenious effect of a double flange around it.
One of the brightest stars of the collection is the Roger Dubuis Excalibur Chronograph watch
. The timepiece is animated by an in-house automatic chronograph with micro-rotor movement
- RD78, a 36-jewel mechanism built from 303 parts, operating at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour.
The silky black dial
with touches of yellow is completed with oversized transferred Roman numerals in white, while the counters at 3 and 9 o'clock are completed with transferred Arabic numerals, also in white. read more
has recently introduced its new creation, named Easy Diver RD 821
. Extremely graceful, yet sporty, this watch strikes the eye with its intriguing dial
. The very centre of its purple ground is decorated with a clou de Paris pattern. The center is encircled by white mother-of-pearl. The minute circle with white markers is revealed on the watch flange.
The Easy Diver RD 821 watch offers the basic functions of displaying hours and minutes. Moreover, its functionality includes small seconds, indicated on the purple counter, encircled by white mother-of-pearl as well. This counter is found at 6 o’clock.
The heart of the novel Roger Dubuis watch is presented by a self-winding mechanical movement
, adorned with 33 jewels. Rhodium-finished, the movement boasts Cotes de Geneve embellishment. It runs at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour and provides a power reserve of 48 hours
. read more
The acclaimed horological company Roger Dubuis
is delighted to announce its new Easy Diver RD 78 watch
. This spectacular novelty proudly reveals a masculine steel case, 46mm in diameter, covered with black and orange moulded rubber. The push-pieces, it is outfitted with, also expose orange and black moulded rubber elements, which coordinate perfectly with the watch bezel.
The case of the new Roger Dubuis watch frames a breathtaking dial
, embellished with a sun-ray motif. It exposes applique numeral “12” and “six”. The dial produces an incredible effect of intensity due to two satin-finished zones, located above and below black sub-dials.
The face of the Easy Diver RD 78 watch displays hours and minutes. Additionally, the dial is equipped with a central chronograph hand. It is also completed with a semi-instantaneous 45-minute counter placed at 3 o’clock. read more
The horological company Roger Dubuis
delights the audience with the presentation of its bewitching Excalibur Double Tourbillon watch
. A clever blend of the state-of-the-industry technology and the dramatic aesthetic appeal, the new Roger Dubuis watch is available with an imposing 45.0 mm case
. Rendered in platinum
, it can withstand water-pressure at 30 meters.
The timepiece is enhanced by an exciting dial. It captures attention with the oversized Roman numerals, dressed in black. The display also comprises Arabic numerals, featured on a retrograde minutes scale. Keeping pace of hours and minutes are centralized platinum hands.
The undeniable highlight of the dial is a double tourbillon mechanism
. It is exposed on a segment, which extends from 4 to 8 o’clock.
The Kingsquare RD14 watch
, a novel Roger Dubuis
creation, is a true incarnation of femininity. The lady’s watch demonstrates a titanium case
outfitted with inter-lug plates and a crown, both sculptured from rose gold.
The bezel of the Roger Dubuis watch is paved with 62 sparkling diamonds, enhancing the beauty of the diamond-studded square at the centre of the dial. The face of the watch is performed in white mother-of-pearl, alternating with the sunray flinque white ground.
The extremely appealing dial exposes twelve white sapphire hour-markers. To mark the quarter hours, it is also equipped with four Roman numeral appliques, performed in white circular-grained mother-of-pearl. read more
In 2011, Roger Dubuis
is pleased to debut its Excalibur Lady watch collection
. The seductive lady’s watches demonstrate elegant dials created in pure Roger Dubuis style. They are animated by in-house mechanical movements crowned by the prestigious Poincon de Geneve quality hallmark.
of the new Roger Dubuis watches measures 36mm in diameter and is sculptured in steel, white gold or rose gold. The collection also comprises diamond-decorated models.
The case construction of the new lady’s watch features the signature indented bezel and triple lugs of the Excalibur collection. The elegant dial
is completed with originally tapered Roman numerals contrasting nicely with the satin sunburst surface of the dial.
The rose gold version of the Excalibur Lady watch has a bezel embellished with 48 diamonds. The timepiece is 30-meter water-resistant.
On the occasion of the forthcoming Valentine’s day, the timepiece maker Roger Dubuis
has released its King Square Hearts Tourbillon timepiece
Imbued with a fascinating aura of love, the new Roger Dubuis watch clearly voices its feminine charm. Its issue is restricted to just 28 pieces
The charming model employs a 36 mm square case
, rendered in 18k white gold
. It sports a refined winding crown and a delicate bezel. Both elements are breathtakingly paved with scintillating diamonds.
Inside the new King Square Hearts Tourbillon watch
is beating a hand-wound painstakingly skeletonized movement
is pleased to unveil its new La Monegasque collection characterized by audacity and excellence. The timepieces from the collection are animated by reliable mechanical movements designed, developed and produced by the manufacture.
The new Roger Dubuis Chronograph La Monegasque watch
will be highly appreciated by those who love sporting elegance. The case of the watch is sculptured from rose gold and measures 44mm in diameter.
The central part of the dial
demonstrates rhodium-plated satin sunburst finishing, while the exterior part is embellished with rhodium-plated circular satin finishing. The dial is completed with pink gold applied Arabic numerals. The 30-minute counter is positioned at 3 o'clock and the small seconds counter is found at 9 o'clock.
has dazzled the horological world with the presentation of its Excalibur Double Tourbillon Jewellery watch
The timepiece employs an 18k white gold case
. It is 16.6 mm thick
and has a diameter of 45 mm
. The case is outlined by a refined bezel, which presents a shimmering play of 48 gorgeous baguette-cut diamonds
Both fronts and back sides of the new Roger Dubuis watch are masterfully equipped with anti-glare sapphire crystals. The case is also fitted with a powerful winding crown, located at 3 o’clock. The water-resistance
of the model is ensured down to 50 meters
has recently established its new flagship boutique
in Shanghai. Conducted on October 30th, 2009, the opening ceremony saw the attendance of numerous distinguished guests, including such stars as Jackie Chan
and Liu Yifei
. This grand event was hosted by Roger Dubuis CEO, Mr. Matthias Schuler
and the Asia-Pacific Managing Director, Mr. Jean-Sebastien Berland
The novel boutique occupies a particularly opulent two-storied building. It offers a special showroom
, as well as the retail area intentionally created for the brand’s imposing watch collection. The second floor of the store provides a private VIP room, distinguished by magnificent and truly intimate environment.
The new boutique is skillfully decorated with a contemporary luxurious interior
. It represents a successful blend of audacious design, which is common for the Roger Dubuis brand. read more
proudly presents its new Excalibur Table Ronde watch
inspired by the legend of King Arthur
and the Knights of the Round Table
famous for their solemn motto: “Courage and Generosity
”. The timepiece is a limited edition of 88 pieces
The new Roger Dubuis watch touches imagination by a magnificent reproduction of a scene from the Round Table. The 45 mm case
is fashioned in pink gold. It reflects the signature design codes of the Excalibur collection - the impressive case demonstrates a fluted bezel, a robust crown guard and triple strap horns.
The timepiece was born due to the joined efforts of artists and watchmakers who worked closely together. The dial hosts 12 authentic figures representing the Knights of the Round Table that take the place of hour-markers. The knights hold the swords, cast by hand in gold, crafted by gifted craftsmen.
is pleased to add a new precious member to its highly-successful Excalibur collection - the Excalibur 36 Lady’s watch
. The novelty is rendered in pink gold and sparkles with a halo of 672 diamonds
, with the total weight of approx 4.78 carats.
The Excalibur 36 lady’s watch has been created as an ultra-precise piece with irresistible charm, having maintained the avant-garde spirit characteristic of the brand.
The watch is presented on a beautiful bracelet
embellished with 624 brilliant-cut diamonds that surround its polished centre. The bezel is magically set with 48 diamonds.
presents its new Excalibur 42 Chronograph watch
. Featuring a blue dial and crafted from steel, the novelty makes one feel its sporting spirit and appreciate refined straight-line design. It is created to guarantee supreme comfort of wearing and remarkable performance.
The model is available exclusively in the brand’s boutiques.
The new Roger Dubuis watch respects the identity codes of the Excalibur line
. The strap is attached to the case with help of the signature triple horns. The face, protected by a sapphire crystal, embellished with a nice sun-ray finish and completed with slender Roman numerals, is framed by the immediately identifiable fluted bezel.
The world of exclusive watchmaking welcomes a newcomer – the Roger Dubuis Pulsion Chronograph watch
The black DLC titanium case
, with alternating polished and satin-finished surfaces, measures 44 mm in diameter. It is teamed with a black rubber strap. The sturdy case construction is worth particular attention. The sapphire crystal
of the watch covers not only the face but also the case flanks. The sapphire crystal is screwed directly onto the case.
The multi-level dial
of the new Roger Dubuis watch has an exterior surface treated with Geneva ribbing. The dial holds attention by its sophisticated workmanship. You will notice the numerals 12 and 6 machined into two mini-circles and screwed onto the surface.
has released its new Excalibur Chronograph Single-Pusher Flying Tourbillon watch
in order to honor the 125th Anniversary of the Geneva Seal
. This acclaimed haute horlogerie insignia testifies that a timepiece is created according to the most demanding standards of the Swiss watchmaking.
For the first time, the new Roger Dubuis watch fulfills the new criteria the Poicon de Geneve
. From now on, not only the timekeeper’s movement will be required to meet certain standards. Such crucial functions as power reserve, accuracy, water resistance, reliability and workmanship will be also put to test.
Distinguished by technical excellence and powerful design, the new Roger Dubuis Excalibur Chronograph Single-Pusher Flying Tourbillon watch
is offered in a limited edition of 8 pieces
. It employs 45mm pink-gold case
, which conveys a true avant-garde spirit.
joins the stream of limited edition watches by launching its new La Monegasque Club watch
Strictly limited to 88 pieces
, the new Roger Dubuis watch employs a classically-styled pink gold case
. It has a diameter of 44mm
and is 13.3mm thick
. The model provides 50-meter water-resistance
The case is complimented by a functioned-packed dial. Equipped with Arabic numerals, it tells central hours and minutes.
The small seconds are shown in a counter at 9 o’clock. The chronograph functions on the surface of the new Roger Dubuis La Monegasque Club watch
are assured through a 45-minute sub-dial at 3 o’clock and a central seconds hand.