With the economy back in business and exports on the rise again, brands are newly inclined to show off their capacity for innovation and imagination. Here are some of the watches from the stream of recent releases.
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Pushing the boundaries of its artistic design even further, Louis Erard reveals a completely unique triptych. Alain Silberstein was given carte blanche, designing the series of three watches like a picture over three panels. Three lots of 178 models at accessible prices.
Subtly asymmetric, the concentric bi-retrograde hours and minutes of Harry Winston's Z12 breaks the mould of conventional time displays – something of a habit for Project Z, launched 14 years ago and distinguished by cases in Harry Winston's exclusive Zalium™ alloy.
Originally created for the 30th anniversary of the Première watch, Chanel's Calibre 2 returns with a round mainplate and joins the Mademoiselle Privé collection.
After XP and XPS versions, the emblematic model in the L.U.C range, the Quattro with its nine days of power reserve, is given a fresh new look.
The Rolex Deepsea returns with redesigned curves and a first-time calibre. This truly is a dive watch for the deep: water-resistance is guaranteed to 3,900 metres with an additional safety margin of 25%.
Nomos teamed up with product designer Werner Aisslinger for the Autobahn Watch, that features a new Neomatik calibre with date. Big, bold and built for speed!
Still with its characteristic blue and burgundy bezel, Tudor's Black Bay dive watch gets the addition of a GMT function, thanks to the in-house MT5652 movement.