Franck Muller, a high-end watch brand in Geneva, Switzerland, held a grand presentation of the World Presentation of Haute Horlogerie (WPHH) at the Maison Franck Muller in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong on September 14-18. Franck Muller WPHH Haute Horlogerie Exhibition started in 1998. This independent Haute Horlogerie exhibition is the first to showcase the new works of the Group’s brands, with master-level design and superb craftsmanship in sight. After successfully hosting the first Asian WPHH in Hong Kong in 2013, this year the brand will again exhibit its annual new works in September to showcase the fine watchmaking craftsmanship.
Franck Muller holds WPHH Fine Watch Fair at Maison Franck Muller, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, September 14-18
Franck Muller, founder of FRANCK MULLER, visits WPHH Hong Kong
(From left) BACKES & STRAUSS Brand CEO Vartkess Knadjian, CVSTOS Brand Founder and CEO Sassoun Sirmakes, FRANCK MULLER Brand Founder Franck Muller, FRANCK MULLER Asia-Pacific Deputy Chairman and Executive Director Mr. Zhu Junhao and FRANCK MULLER Group Director Nicholas Rudaz
Adhering to the innovative spirit of the Vanguard series launched last year, Franck Muller proudly presents the Vanguard Cobra, Vanguard Pixel and Yachting series. The Vanguard Cobra three-dimensional cobra scale design extends from the case and dial to the strap, and the overall shape is perfect and harmonious; the Vanguard Pixel series’ masculine dials can better highlight the three-dimensional digital time scale design. The same tone of numbers make the points on the dial The pattern and white details of the watch are more prominent; the Yachting series uses the details of the nautical world, not only reminiscent of the unique curves of Franck Muller yachts, but also the details of various nautical worlds: dark blue case, bright white straps and trims The dial with the wind map makes the wearer feel like being in the sea world.
The mysterious animal world has always been the source of inspiration for Franck Mulle. Following the highly acclaimed Croco series, Franck Mulle presents the Vanguard Cobra series. The case and dial of this series are decorated with three-dimensional cobra scales, which have a unique design. The scale design extends from the case and dial to the strap, and the overall shape is perfect and harmonious.
FRANCK MULLER Vanguard Cobra Collection
The Vanguard Cobra collection was conceived by Franck Mulle’s watchmakers from conception to assembly. The cobra scales on the watch are made from many different materials to make the scales come alive. The exquisite scale design makes the Vanguard series’ fashionable, elegant and dynamic personality more prominent. The new Vanguard Cobra watch is equipped with an automatic movement, a 42-hour power reserve, a cobra leather pattern and a rubber strap, and a folding buckle, which will surely delight watch lovers at first sight.
FRANCK MULLER Vanguard Black Pixel Collection
Vanguard Pixel is the most masculine watch in the Vanguard series. The Vanguard Pixel highlights the sporty style and modern values of the Vanguard range, while combining new and unique details. Innovative dials and cases, whose lengthy and meticulous production process includes many different processing procedures. The dial shows the well-known three-dimensional digital hour marker design of the Vanguard series. The same tonal numbers make the dot pattern on the dial and the white details of the watch more prominent. This watch is equipped with a rubber and fabric strap and is driven by a self-winding movement with a date display at 6 o’clock. The new Vanguard Pixel collection is full of masculinity and is designed for men who love watches.
Vanguard Iron Pixel watch
Franck Muller, who enjoys the reputation of ‘Master of Complex Functions’, has established a cooperative relationship with the Italian Sea Group. For the solemnity of the event, the brand has launched a new watch that pays tribute to superb craftsmanship and the maritime world. The Yachting series is based on the automatic Vanguard series, which uses the details of the nautical world to show time in an innovative way. The Yachting watch is not only reminiscent of the unique curves of Franck Muller, but also integrates the details of various nautical worlds: the dark blue case, the bright white strap and the dial decorated with the wind map make the wearer feel like being in the ocean in.
Yachting rose gold watch
Franck Muller and Franck Muller Yachts by the Italian Sea Group
Yachting titanium watch
The Franck Muller yacht created by the brand and the Italian Sea Group combines the long and beautiful curves, which complements the design of the Yachting case. The case is embellished with a yacht motif, fully displaying the characteristics of two artistic treasures, perfect harmony. The clear and easy-to-read dial features unique Vanguard digital hour markers, which coincide with the avant-garde design of the dial. The watch is made of titanium, red gold or stainless steel. It is available in classic, chronograph and tourbillon styles and is equipped with an automatic movement. This sporty watch is ideal for owners of Franck Muller yachts. It fully reflects the elegance, unique curves and technical characteristics of watches and yachts. Each watch comes with a Cordura fabric and rubber strap and is adorned with white or blue stitching. Precision performance and rowing design are revealed in this new art work.