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    Brilliant Constellation, Tasting Van Cleef & Arpels Poetic Complication Watch

    At the 2018 Geneva Haute Horlogerie Show, Van Cleef & Arpels once again took inspiration from all things, and continued to write poems of the Poetry of Time®, interpreting the uniqueness of the golden years poetry. The family turned the memories of childhood on the grass and gazed at the vast sky, turning it into a Poetic Astronomy ™ poetic astrological watch, and in the cosmic sky, appreciate the wonderful dance performed by planets made of extraordinary gems. And when you look at the 12 constellations, you will be intoxicated by the bright starlight illuminated by the precise mechanical watchmaking process. Today we take a look at this poetic complication watch.
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       Poetic Astronomy presents 12 new Midnight Zodiac Lumineux watches, once again performing the bright starlight dancing in harmony with the rhythm of the universe and the nebula. Each watch is equipped with a movement module developed exclusively by the family, which can light up the infinite star sea at will.

       This watch uses a blue dial, like a blue sky, dotted with a few star patterns, and a sheep pattern is drawn in the middle, which represents Aries. The constellation symbol is engraved in white gold, and is even more outstanding under the blue enamel. Each nebula is stringed with multiple exquisite enamel beads and carved and inlaid by hand.

      Black strap with stainless steel case, stylish atmosphere. The folding buckle is easy to wear.

       The bottom of the case is also engraved with a constellation pattern and is equipped with a delicate automatic mechanical movement. Van Cleef & Arpels’exclusive movement module contains a ceramic strip. When the wearer’s body moves the ceramic strip to vibrate, it can generate electrical energy through physical reactions, thereby powering four to six light-emitting diodes. When the push button is activated, the lighting device is lit, and the backlight reflects the transparent enamel beads on the dial, which can last for three seconds. This pinnacle of watchmaking craftsmanship complements the exquisite craftsmanship of Van Cleef & Arpels.

       Since the launch of the first lucky gold coin charm with a constellation theme in the 1950s, the family has always been fond of the magnificent astrology, and the new watch is also based on the dazzling 12 constellation theme, and the dial is sprinkled with Aries and Taurus , Twin Gemini, Cancer, Lion, Virgin, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Aries, Aquarius and Pisces. The crystallization of the Midnight Zodiac Lumineux watch, which combines different craftsmanship, is inspired by the piezoelectric effect.

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    Idea Of ​​art And Literature Fan

    Today, Xiao Bian brings you a few fashionable watches, which is definitely the most eye-catching match.
    Van Cleef & Arpels Charms Extraordinaires Collection

     Through a variety of colorful and different manufacturing processes, the dial of the Charms Extraordinaires series watch has been successfully transformed into a fascinating view, and the delicate inlays of the delicate twists are used to interpret four lucky symbols: lily of the valley, lotus , Dandelion, swallow. The gemstones of the same color on the outer ring of the bezel continue the gradual color of the dial background and set off the auspicious auspicious atmosphere.

     The Charms Extraordinaire Muguet watch is a collection of Van Cleef & Arpels poetic motifs, including the most family-oriented fairy theme, accompanied by colorful butterflies and lily of the valley hanging softly on a green branch. The flower giver sends the deepest blessing by the lily of the valley, blessing the flower receiver’s wish come true soon and happiness comes soon. The dial is hollowed out with butterflies, echoing the pattern of lily of the valley.
    Vacheron Constantin’s Flower Temple Series

     Métiers d Art series ‘The Temple of Flowers’. This trilogy is based on a 19th-century British plant atlas illustration of flowers. It was compiled and published by Robert John Thornton in 1799, the biological masterpiece ‘The Temple of Flora’ pay tribute.

    ‘The Temple of Flowers’ has been published for more than two centuries and has been regarded as a classic bibliography by the academic community. The whole book is printed with 90 editions of color plants, which is an unprecedented book on botany. This color map has not only attracted the attention of botanists, but also appreciated by art historians.
     Vacheron Constantin brings together the expertise of the brand’s artisans and the independent artist: Anita Porchet, a master of Geneva-style miniature enamel, to reproduce the flower patterns in the atlas by hand-engraved guilloché on the dial plate, and then use the Grand Feu Fired cloisonné with rich colors. Each dial has a stunning three-dimensional feel and visual effects, complemented by a diamond-set bezel, just like a flawless piece of art.
    Parmigiani wood inlay craftwork timepiece works

     This year, Parmigiani presents stunning timepieces in wood inlay craftsmanship: two Tonda Tourbillon tourbillon watches, available in American and British versions. For the first time, Parmigiani uses exquisite and delicate inlay craftsmanship. This is a truly ancient craft, mainly trimming and assembling on wooden planes to construct extremely fine decorative effects.
    Van Cleef & Arpels Extraordinary DialsTM Extraordinary Dial Craft Watch

     Every year, Van Cleef & Arpels constantly introduces Extraordinary DialsTM extraordinary watch craft watches. In celebration of the 2013 SIHH International Haute Horlogerie Exhibition, Van Cleef & Arpels specially launched a new paper kite-shaped butterfly pattern wrist The table is a vivid dance of colorful butterflies, letting the butterflies gracefully fly through the sky, with a full blessing. Thousands of paper kites danced on the dial, lighting up the jubilant atmosphere with colorful colors.
    Cartier Les Indomptables de Cartier Peacock Watch

     Cartier has given time and flexibility to shape the multiple roles of the watch. It can be used as a brooch, a pendant and a watch, or it can be combined into three functions. This is not only a watch, but also a unique peacock-shaped jewellery. The peacock can fly away from the frame inlaid with mother-of-pearl, and become a brooch set with brilliant-cut diamonds. A ruby ​​flower engraved around a piece of nephrite carved leaves. The peacock sometimes stands on the dial, and the full shape after careful carving seems to depict the trajectory of time; sometimes it quietly disappears, and let the mother-of-pearl decorated with white K gold embossed flowers and dotted with red flowers and leaves The background pattern emerges, letting time run free in the dazzling diamond ‘Drizzle’.
    Cartier Crash watch

     Crash means shock to the soul, rebellion against old rules and customs, and the pursuit of freedom and innovation! Like the meaning of the series, Cartier enjoys this shake and break of the conventional, which is fully reflected in the design of the watch. The Crash watch born in the 1970s naturally carried the agitation and eclecticism of the free age. The asymmetrical dial design, as well as the unbalanced and unintended associations it inspires, make people see the restless pursuit of freedom. The Crash watch introduces humorous elements into the meticulous and well-established field of watchmaking.
    Chopard L.U.C XP Urushi Year of the Snake

     The combination of Japan’s top traditional craftsmanship and Switzerland’s top luxury watchmaking craftsmanship gave birth to the L.U.C XP Urushi watch. The title of ‘Master of National Treasures’ in Japan began in 1950. It was established by the Japanese government to reward those who have made outstanding contributions in inheriting traditional culture and heritage, as well as traditional crafts. Japanese traditional lacquer painting and dill painting are naturally included in this list, mainly using metal powders such as gold powder, embellishing lacquer painting, thereby highlighting the lacquer painting outline. Today, only a few lacquer masters are proficient in these processes. Its simple and smooth beauty perfectly fits the style of Chopin’s L.U.C XP series of ultra-thin watches. The watch dial is full of a wonderful hand-painted handicraft drawn by traditional craftsmanship, and a golden snake coils around. This is another classic by Chopin for the Chinese Year of the Snake.
     These artful watches are truly literary youths in the watch family.