To celebrate the 180th anniversary of the brand, on November 20th, Jaeger-LeCoultre held a grand opening ceremony for its brand new flagship store at Vendôme Plaza, the heart of the French luxury industry. This flagship store is expanded from Jaeger-LeCoultre’s original specialty store. The world’s largest Jaeger-LeCoultre store presents a leap of glory in Jaeger-LeCoultre’s nearly 180-year history.
当天 On the opening day, Mr. Lamborghé, President of Jaeger-LeCoultre, joined hands with Jaeger-LeCoultre watchmaker Diane Kruger to unveil the ribbon for the new store. On the opening night, the high-altitude projection of the gear pattern will illuminate the magnificent Place Vendôme. More than 800 distinguished guests including actors Catherine Deneuve, Isabel Huppel and Carmen Chaplin will come to the scene together celebrate.
The new flagship store of Jiajia covers an area of 500 square meters, with a low-key and luxurious style, elegant and full of period features. The brand’s values for aesthetics, craftsmanship and sophistication fit perfectly with the style of Place Vendôme and complement each other. This is not so much a specialty store as it is a space where collectors and all watch lovers meet and explore. This wonderful venue showcases the charm of the brand vividly: from the world’s smallest mechanical movement 101 to a complex movement containing more than 1,200 parts, as the world’s largest specialty store, it has a brand new attitude, Carrying many beautiful timepieces, showing the passion and outstanding craftsmanship of Jaeger-LeCoultre for 180 years of glorious history, telling the past, present and future of Jaeger-LeCoultre …
It is worth mentioning that Jaeger-LeCoultre specially created the Duomètre Unique Travel Time biplane series Universal Travel Time Watch for the opening of the new store, made of 18K white gold, limited to 100 pieces. The 7 o’clock and 9 o’clock positions on the dial are specially decorated with red appliquéd digital hour markers to pay tribute to the address of Jaeger-LeCoultre. Duomètre Unique Travel Time is the first world time watch that can accurately adjust the travel time zone to minutes, adhering to the aesthetic features and technical essence of Jaeger-LeCoultre. Watchmaking process.
Duomètre Unique Travel Time
The Duomètre Unique Travel Time is the first World Time watch to precisely adjust the travel time zone to minutes. Its outstanding world time can show the wearer any time zone on any continent or country, eliminating the need for Distressed by jet lag. It is equipped with Jaeger-LeCoultre 383 mechanical movement. Through the watch’s sapphire crystal back, you can admire the perfection and refinement of the 383 movement. Its bridges and gears are hand-chamfered and polished. The drive chain is also hand-chamfered or polished, and is spiral-polished or rounded. Its delicate decorative details draw inspiration from Jaeger-LeCoultre’s long tradition of making pocket watches, and its sophisticated polishing makes it a new landmark in watch decoration. Through the back of the watch, you can see the city names corresponding to the 24 time zones.
In this new movement, the Duo-Wing bi-wing system is divided into two groups of mechanical devices: one group is used to display the local time, and the other is used to display the time in the second time zone. Two sets of independent devices with their own power sources are connected by the same adjustment mechanism, thereby avoiding the energy loss caused by the linkage between the two sets of mechanical devices. The display of the two time zones does not affect the movement of the watch in the slightest, thereby making the accuracy of the watch perfect. In addition, each group of mechanical devices has a power reserve of 50 hours. In order to pursue the ultimate experience, two sets of barrels can be wound by the same crown. Turn counterclockwise to wind the timekeeping function, turn clockwise to wind the time zone to display the kinetic energy.