12 BRILLIANT WATCHES OF 2020
Known for their design architecture, technological intensity and savoir faire Hiren Kumar Bose picks up the outstanding watches of the year
BOVET 1822 MISS AUDREY
A 36 mm self-winding mechanical watch in green guilloché dial, it features a green guilloché dial inspired by the lotus flower that reflects sumptuous shades. This timepiece is also housed in the Amadéo® convertible case, crafted in steel with a 36-mm diameter. The bezel and the iconic bow is set with white diamonds that beautifully enhance the dial Resident Evil3.
The 38.5 mm dial watch manual-winding mechanical movement in a limited edition of 10 pieces is endowed with the in-house movement of the Vingt-8 and designed, built, fabricated, finished and assembled in its entirety in Voutilainen workshops.
MOSER & CIE Sreamliner Flyback Chronograph Automatic
The 42.3 mm chronograph watch comes with off-centre crown, adorned with an “M”, balances the two chronograph push-buttons set at 10 and 2 o’clock Fall font download. It is topped by a subtly domed Glassbox type sapphire crystal, echoed by the see-through case back. These lines extend to the integrated steel bracelet, which is elegantly curved to follow the shape of the wrist; the unique design of the links ensures that it sits perfectly on even the most slender of wrists.
BREITLING Superocean Automatic 48 Boutique Edition
The diver’s watch features an impressively oversized 48-mm DLC-coated titanium case, a black ceramic bezel and a green dial that instantly attracts attention 48mm has been specially designed to meet daring diver’s needs—water-resistant up to 30 bars (300 meters) latest songs.
HUBLOT Big Bang Unico Full Baguette King Gold Rainbow
The 45mm watch is embodied in a rainbow of brightly coloured gemstones on a backdrop of 18ct pink gold. When scarlet blends into fuchsia to become ultraviolet, a tiny bit Klein blue, turquoise, then sky, the green is shaded in chlorophyll to become soft, seize upon a vibrant yellow and blossoms in a warm orange naver TV cast. In an invisible closed setting, 290 precious and fine gemstones draw an audacious, vibrant and joyful spectrum around the dial where the House’s iconic movement is revealed.
AUDEMARS PIGUET Royal Oak Double Balance Wheel Openworked
The 41 mm black ceramic cased skeleton watch provides an elegant setting for the newly re-designed blackened open-worked dial and the pink gold-toned double balance wheel mechanism, visible on both sides of the watch 빅위시 다운로드. By incorporating two balance wheels and two hairsprings assembled on the same axis, the system oscillates in perfect synchrony. This self-regulating the organ is echoed by the pink gold applied hour-markers and luminescent hands, as well as by the 22-ct pink gold oscillating weight visible on the case backside. The watch’s titanium case back also presents a new engraving: “Royal Oak Double Balancier,” in honour of the complex mechanism ticking within. In addition, the blackened open-worked bridges reveal part of the rhodium-toned gear train on both sides of the watch endless os.
PANERAI Submersible Ecopangea Tourbillon GMT 50mm Mike Horn Edition
A special edition available in only 5 pieces, the timepiece is a tool for daring pioneers who will not wear this the watch but will get an opportunity to live a once-in-a-lifetime experience in the Artic with explorer and brand ambassador Mike Horn. This 50mm magnum opus is offered in a skeletonised titanium dial showcasing the hand-wound calibre P.2005/T tourbillon movement developed in-house. The skeletonised movement offers a power reserve of 6 days and a 30-second tourbillon that rotates along a perpendicular axis Free for StarCraft 2. Additionally, the watch offers a GMT function, a running small seconds sub-dial and an AM/PM indicator. Composed of recycled metal from the 35-m drive shaft of the Pangea – Mike Horn’s sailing ship, the timepiece reiterates the brand’s commitment to conservation and recycling culture. Water-resistant to 300m, it is available in a black rubber strap and an additional black strap made of recycled PET material.
PARMIGIANI FLEURIER Hijri Perpetual Calendar
The 44.6 mm watch’s calendar is based on technology Parmigiani Fleurier developed for an exclusive table clock launched in 2011 and inspired by the restoration of a pocket watch featuring an Arabic calendar. For the first time in Parmigiani Fleurier’s history, the Hijri Perpetual Calendar complication is made available in a wristwatch 점박이 한반도의 공룡2 다운로드.
BULGARI Aluminium Chronograph
The 40mm Chronograph watch is immediately recognisable as part of the Bvlgari DNA while embodying sophisticated, sporty and modern expression: more than 20 years later, it remains a natural-born provocateur that stands out from current watchmaking codes. Crafted in aluminium and rubber, it redefines what a luxury object and sports watch can be.
VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Lady Arpels Soleil Féerique
Within a 41 mm case, this 3D scene comes to life thanks to the perspective created by a succession of plans and Métiers d’Art Genie Music. Dancing across the sunrays, a fairy celebrates Van Cleef & Arpels’ Poetry of Time® through a striking vision of the universe. This exclusive piece comes with its own sycamore cabinet, which echoes to the watch’s design. Limited to 3 pieces.
VACHERON CONSTANTIN Overseas Perpetual Calendar Ultra-Thin Skeleton
The 41.5 mm watch in 18ct 5N all-gold version houses the prestigious Calibre 1120 QPSQ, which combines an extraordinary aesthetic with Haute Horlogerie values mock examination of a certified broker. This entirely openworked ultra-thin NAC-treated anthracite grey mechanism is visible through a transparent sapphire dial bearing applied 18K 5N pink gold hour-markers. The transparent case back also stages a fascinating watchmaking show starring the gear trains and the NAC-treated oscillating weight with its segment in 22K gold, which is also open-worked for the first time in the Overseas collection so as to highlight its stylised design shaped like a Maltese cross.
GREUBEL FORSEY Hand Made 1
With 95% of this timepiece – including the hairspring – made using only hand-operated tools, one single timepiece requiring an extraordinary 6,000 hours work (equal to three years man-hours), Hand Made 1 takes traditional watchmaking to a new unprecedented summit. Never before has a hand-made timepiece exhibited such a high level of workmanship and precision. Created as just two or three timepieces per year, the 18ct white gold case is also, handmade, thanks to a pantograph mechanical lathe fitted with turning tools, before being patiently satin-finished on the sides and polished on the upper surfaces.