According to Ella, in his boyhood he was so impressed by the beautiful sports car tuning Superleggera (“Super Light”), that when it came time to invent something new for the men’s watch collection, he did not hesitate in choosing an appropriate style. Exterior model is identical to J12: same design same black and white coloring, the same sporty character, but there is one significant difference, which can be guessed by the title. It is very easy. The fact that the case and bracelet J12 Superleggera partially made of aluminum, which makes it about 45 percent (!) Are easier to complete the ceramic version.
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The concept of “Swiss watch” began to take shape two hundred years ago, and at that time it was significantly different from its modern counterpart.Geneva was then an independent republic, and produced their own “Geneva watch.” Canton Neuchatel was a member of the Swiss Confederation, and the adjacent northern canton Ergyuel (whose chief town Bien, he’s Bill, is now the headquarters of Swatch Group and one of the centers of the Swiss watch industry) belonged to another state – Basel principality. In the west region of Jura Mountains hour continued French province of Franche-Comte in Besancon, with its capital. Despite the fact that these were three different states, they shared more than a national identity: the end of XVIII century, the main traditional craft in the Jura was horology.
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When the Italian brand U-Boat unveiled its first model Thousands Feet with water resistance above 300 meters and made in such a brutal design, though it is really torn away from the dashboard of the submarine, all fans of huge masculine hours, including this writer, was concerned Only one question: “Will not U-Boat brand same model?” There were fears that the new product this year, only a clone of the previous one. But no, fortunately, it did not happen.
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New MeisterSinger No.03 with an automatic mechanism complements a small collection of single-needle hour, which the brand for several years has gained an international reputation. In fact, the first performance at the Basel Exhibition MeisterSinger occurred only six years ago, despite the fact that some stubbornly continue to insist that if the clock with the Lone Gunmen are familiar to them long ago.
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Grandson of Henry Erwin inherited a love of the grandfather to the complex and elegant watches. His dream was to create hours of the highest quality, and all his life he devoted to honing the traditions of watchmaking and the introduction of innovative production methods.
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One of the most notable trends of the last time was the diversification of the manufacturers product range. Increasingly, the watchmakers and represent the public jewelry Bijou collection, and jewelers are beginning to produce watches. This is not surprising. To the development of related industries manufacturers trade on the one hand, pushes the intense competition, on the other – the desire consumers have more things beloved brand. Typical example – the Italian jewelry company Testi SPA, whose collection of watches has caused this year in Italy a real sensation.
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Pasha de Cartier watches have so fused with the concept of “high style” that at the mention of the name people in the first recall complex arrangements and gorgeous jewelry finish, forgetting the true reason for the appearance of models in the collection of Cartier.
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To look feminine and fashionable, requires imagination and courage. Of all the accessories that are in the arsenal of the beauty of women, watches, jewelry plays a major role. Unlike clothing, for the hours needed only a hand. But taking it, they simultaneously become a symbol of social status, owner, and the subject, which corresponds to a certain style and mood.
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Hermes in Paris, makes a lot of things that are not found in competitors that also have branches in the French capital. Here, the important role played by the fact that the brand has never been a property of any large concern. The company has a holding structure, and is led by Jean-Louis Dumas, the fifth generation of a family member of the founder.
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Today the place and importance of hours a person’s life is multifaceted than ever before. They and a tool for determining the time, and decoration, and accessories, and indicator of the status and position of the owner in the community. Most Russians, including a professional watchmakers, the stereotype: a good watch should be required by Swiss, well, maybe German or so, at least, English. But not Italian.
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