Watch Heaven! Basel World 2017
Basel World 2017 had some gorgeous new watches, limited editions and some serious bling! From Rolex to Patek Philippe, from Bulgari to Chopard, from Jacob & Co to Hublot and more! Here is our edit… Enjoy!
Patek Philippe previewed their Aquanaut Jumbo – the 20th Anniversary Aquanaut in 42.2mm white gold. Rolex introduced the new sporty Cosmograph Daytona, combining an oysterflex bracelet with a black cerachrom bezel. Bvlgari wowed us with an ultra thin (2.35mm) Octo Finissimo watch. For the ladies it added wrap-around straps for the multicolour Serpenti collection. Jacob & Co wowed us with its Galaxy of Astronomia collection. The Monsieur de Chanel now comes in Platinum with a Black Dial. Hublot launched a bold black Depeche Mode Watch – where all profits will go to Charity Water. They also showed their entire Art of Fusion collection with watched inspired by fabrics, created with Italian Independent founder Lapo Elkann and Italian Tailor Luca Rubinacci. Chopard showed their 20 piece L.U.C. Perpetual Chrono limited edition.
A touch of bling
Patek Philippe showcased their Aquanaut Luce in the Haute Joaillerie section covered in diamonds. Rolex combined the sporty black Yachtmaster on an oysterflex bracelet with a Tutti Fruitti rainbow gem stone bezel. Hublot showcased a watched covered in diamond baguettes. At Chopard we saw a classic ladies watch made of diamonds and emeralds.
Sara & Tamara xx