[April 17, 2014, Hangzhou] Su Dichunxiao, Liu Anwenying—the founder of classic timepieces, the Swiss watch leader Blancpain, for the first time assembled a full range of luxury women’s watches , Huacai appeared on the bank of Xizi Lake in spring. Drawing on the unique aesthetics and supreme craftsmanship of the brand for nearly three centuries, the Blancpain women’s collection of watches are graceful and impressive, and have long gone beyond pure timepiece attributes: soft curves, precious materials, classic timepiece elements Integrating the core of ingenuity and precision, a flowery world is built in the square of the wrist. The ‘Bright Core Bloom-Blancpain’s Full Collection of High-end Women’s Watches Exhibition’ was held in the atrium of the watch and clock zone on the first floor of Block A of Hangzhou Tower Shopping City.接触 Get in touch with your beloved watch intimately.
Among the many models on display this time, Blancpain’s large calendar window chronograph, eccentric date retrograde moon phase watch, meteor rain tourbillon watch and other watches are particularly moving. They seem to be enchanted. The beauty of Junlang’s machinery is instantly transformed into the shining stars on the gentle dial; they also seem to open a secret tunnel through time and space, guiding us to see Blancpain’s history in the field of women’s watches.
As the oldest watch brand in the world, Blancpain is also a trend pioneer in the field of women’s watches. As early as 1930, it embedded magical and complex mechanical movements in small and exquisite ladies’ watches, for women with charm and connotation to review and play after decoration. In this contest that is to be both beautiful and functional, the Blancpain masters spared no effort to win the title of the world’s smallest circular mechanical movement with Ladybird in 1956. Subsequently, records such as the thinnest mechanical movement, the thinnest female perpetual calendar movement, and the first female flyback chronograph were included in Blancpain. It is this consistent creative thinking that balances aesthetics and functionality, and Blancpain Blancpain has captured the hearts of many supporters, including Swedish actress Greta Garbo.
Today, after nearly a century of deep accumulation, Blancpain’s women’s watch family has become quite large. Let’s enjoy five of these representative works together.
Blancpain Women’s Large Calendar Window Chronograph
Flowers bloom, how many times does this cycle flow in the river of time? Or unknowable, but this flower lingers with the friendship of water and stays in my heart forever. Without staring, you can read this tenderness between the dial and the back of the large calendar window chronograph of the Blancpain women’s series. With a mother-of-pearl dial, this watch is shiny and elegant. The two diamond streamlines in the middle of the dial are each composed of 17 gorgeous flash diamonds arranged from small to large. They resemble water waves and spread outward from the center. The dial is also divided into two irregular spaces. The small eccentric dial at 12 o’clock above is like the new born sun. The Roman numeral hour and minute indicators contrast with the Arabic numeral scale below, which is unique. The two chronograph dials at 3 o’clock and 9 o’clock use numbers. Time scales, jumping figures, such as reflections on the waves of the river, are full of interest; at 6 o’clock, there are lively two symmetrical semi-circular windows, and the double-dial large date display is clear and readable.
This watch has a diameter of 38.6 millimeters and is equipped with Blancpain Calibre 26F8G automatic mechanical movement. Its number of parts reaches 495 and the water-resistant depth is up to 30 meters. Through the sapphire crystal case back, you can not only see the ingenious internal structure and the true look of the movement, but also the exquisitely stretched petal-shaped automatic rotor. The watch is made of 18K rose gold, the bezel is set with 40 diamonds, and the top of the crown is set with a cone diamond.
Blancpain eccentric date retrograde women’s moon phase watch
Moon shadows are lingering, and the thoughts and inspirations from the surplus and shortage are gushing out. In the face of the moon, we always have too many feelings to look forward to, so why not put it on your wrist? This Blancpain eccentric date retrograde women’s moon phase watch combines moon phase profit and loss and retrograde date display functions, which perfectly integrates romantic feelings and watchmaking creativity, and wins the hearts of thousands of women. In order to create a delicate and elegant style, the watch dial is perfectly made of four different mother-of-pearl. The cross-section of the mother-of-pearl is bright white or dazzling, or the fluorescence is bright, and the pieces are interlocked and intersected. On the blue sky of the moon phase display, the bright moon face echoes with the jewels and stars. The bezel is also set with 40 gorgeous diamonds.
This watch is equipped with the Calibre 2660RL automatic movement. Consisting of 302 parts set with 32 gems, this movement powers the small eccentric dial at 6 o’clock, the moon phase at 12 o’clock, and the central retrograde date indicator. 65 hours power reserve. The tip of the blue snake-shaped date retrograde hand is embellished with a bright star emblem, shining against the dial of the sky background decorated with diamonds; the crown is also set with a gorgeous diamond. The watch is paired with a white strap to complement the elegant, light and gentle style.
Blancpain Meteor Shower Tourbillon
The meteor shower cuts through the sky, and it is rare to see it spectacularly. There is an old saying in the West: The wish made in the face of a meteor shower will soon be realized. This shows the romance and mystery of the meteor shower. Blancpain, which has always been pursuing top-level complex watchmaking craftsmanship, has used brilliant diamonds to create an unprecedentedly gorgeous meteor shower between square inches. The realization of such a spectacular scene can be attributed to the unremitting research of Blancpain mosaic masters. This Blancpain Meteor Rain Tourbillon watch uses the brand’s patented ‘orbital effect’ concealed mosaic method, centered on the floating tourbillon at twelve o’clock, emitting a whirlwind-like trajectory.
Just like the dazzling light from the outside, the beauty of its inner movement is also interesting. The Blancpain Meteor Rain Tourbillon watch is equipped with the self-made Calibre 6925 self-winding movement. It consists of 307 parts and has a power reserve of up to 168 hours. The large date window at 6 o’clock on the dial echoes the floating tourbillon at 12 o’clock. Through the sapphire crystal case back, it was found that the approximately transparent oscillating oscillating weight was swinging handily, and the tourbillon flight trajectory and the linkage operation of the movement could be seen at a glance.
Blancpain women’s watch
The dark blue ocean, as opposed to distant outer space, is another mysterious kingdom. Colorful corals and strange sea creatures are calling on us. Blancpain has a deep understanding with the ocean. As early as 1952, the originator of modern diving watches-the Fifty Fathoms. Today, the Fifty Fathoms diving watch and deep diving cap Bathyscaphe watch designed for women, adhering to the restrained and elegant brand temperament, the perfect pure white design reflects the extraordinary sports light.
Among them, the Fifty Fathoms women’s watch uses a scratch-resistant sapphire manufacturing process and a white unidirectional rotating bezel to avoid the dangerous situation of prolonged diving time caused by any negligence. All-steel 45mm diameter dial with crown protection to enhance the safety of this diving watch. The outer ring with white background is matched with the hour markers and luminous hands with luminous shadows, which makes this diving watch show fluorescent colors even in the black world at the bottom of the sea. The Fifty Fathoms ladies’ watch is powered by the extremely stable self-winding movement Calibre 1315, which was independently developed by Blancpain. The 1315 movement is equipped with a balanceless balance spring and gold fine-tuning screws. This design can reduce external interference to the smooth running of the watch, thereby ensuring the absolute accuracy and effectiveness of the watch’s travel time. Three barrels give this watch a power reserve of 5 days, giving it constant energy at all times.
In contrast, Bathyscaphe women’s watches with deep submersibles have a more exquisite and compact appearance. It is equipped with a carefully designed white ceramic bezel, case and strap, exuding pure and gentle femininity. This watch uses the Calibre 1150 self-winding mechanical movement. It is worth mentioning that Blancpain injects liquid metal (Liquidmetal®) into the ceramic bezel to form a scale, which gives the bezel super wear and corrosion resistance.
Blancpain Women’s Lotus Watch
Flowers resemble the fairy fairy in nature, sowing the elegant fragrance in the breeze. In the search for new inspiration, the perfection and variety of the amazing flowers inspired Blancpain’s imagination, and naturally became the theme of saluting women. This lotus series watch adopts elegant lotus shape, with bold and avant-garde line design. The mother-of-pearl dial is natural and gorgeous. Its unpredictable gloss and texture exactly correspond to the look and feel of lotus petals. The men are perfectly united. In addition, two rows of delicately set diamonds make the classic double-layer bezel more vibrant. This watch movement uses a self-made Calibre 1150 self-winding movement with a power reserve of 100 hours.