Jaquet Droz's artisans have once again excelled with this Petite Heure Minute "Smalta Clara Colibri". The dial in plique-à-jour enamel depicts a hummingbird, with two variations presented as limited editions of just eight pieces each
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By presenting their latest releases actually inside the Manufacture (except Glashütte Original which located to one of Geneva's luxury hotels), Swatch Group's prestige brands were able to highlight the singularity of their watches while making clear the complexity inherent to production.
After slamming the door on Baselworld, Swatch Group had to come up with an alternative way to present its new releases to the press. The solution, the Time to Move roadshow, was the opportunity for the world's biggest watch group to flex its industrial muscle.
A new interpretation of the Grande Seconde Dual Time puts elegance first, both home and away.
These previews of what brands will be serving up in Basel, or in Swatch Group's case, Zurich, make for tasty viewing. Mechanisms are laid bare or clad in unusual materials. Let's get this party started!
Could it be the fiftieth anniversary of Man's first steps on the moon that has so inspired watchmakers? This year, brands are pulling out all the stops with a host of watches dedicated to the moon-phase complication. Because what could be lovelier than a moon-struck mechanism?
The majestic Matterhorn, a symbol of Switzerland's mountain landscape, stars on the dial of this Grande Seconde Moon as fragments of serpentinite collected from its jagged slopes.
With 12 different animal symbols, the Chinese zodiac is an amusing as well as exotic theme for animal-loving watch collectors – and not only from China.
Two new chronographs, in midnight blue and anthracite grey, complete this sports watch line by Jaquet Droz.