[Special Report from Watch House Basel] On April 25, 2013, the annual watch industry event Basel International Watch Fair kicked off. The watch house team went to Switzerland. Bring the report of the exhibition to everyone at the front. The next fight will bring the Hermès system of main watches in this year’s watch exhibition.
Arceau Chrono Bridon
The highly representative Arceau series re-interprets the essence of equestrian sports with the Arceau Chrono Bridon chronograph watch, presenting five combinations. In addition to the original round case designed by Henri d’ Origny in 1978, asymmetrical stirrup-shaped lugs and italic Arabic numerals, the Arceau Chrono Bridon chronograph watch is especially equipped with a strap strap.
With more watch details: Clipper Sport
Whether it is the Ar c e a u watch series inspired by the equestrian world, or the Cl ippe r watch series inspired by sailing to the sea, Hermes can interpret the true meaning of sports into the art of life. This watch is the best embodiment of Hermès spirit.
More watch details: Arceau Pocket Voilier Enamel Pocket Watch
The Arceau Pocket Voilier enamel pocket watch is equipped with the H1837 self-winding movement. The sapphire crystal caseback demonstrates the superb grinding process, including the pearl and spiral grain polished substrate and bridge. From Hermès master leather craft storm blue crocodile leather case, the perfect finishing touch for pocket watches.
More watch details: Cape Cod GMT dual time zone watch
No matter where you are in the world, this well-designed timepiece can simultaneously display the home time and the time in the second time zone, plus a two-color disc that matches the day and night display function, making the function more complete. The watch is made of stainless steel with silver-white or blue dial options, and it is fitted with curved Arabic numerals, which echoes the curvature of the case.
More watch details: Arceau Temps Suspendu
At the Baselworld 2011, Hermès CEO Luc Perramond grandly launched Hermès new watch: Arceau Temps Suspendu. This unique watch simply presses the button at 9 o’clock to stop the hour and minute hands at noon, pausing the displayed time perfectly, while the time of the internal mechanism continues to maintain the standard time normally. This is also the first watch in the world with two exclusive patent protections.
More watch details: Hermès enamel watches
Daming fire enamel is an art that requires hands and brains. It is a game of color and temperature. The firing process of enamel requires extremely rich experience and proficiency in temperature. Even so, it still needs to go through many firing failure processes to fire a relatively perfect enamel plate.
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The pictures and information collected by the reporting team in front of the Watch House will be uploaded to the special topics in Basel, so stay tuned.
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