Urwerk is a Pioneer of the Ingenious Watchmaking
UR-105 CT streamliner is a celebration of Urwerk’s 20th anniversary this year. Felix and Martin are the first people infused with astrological and futuristic elements into their designs. It is a finalise project of UR103 and UR105 collection with a summary of 2 young men chasing their dream and set the milestone in NYC. (Martin and Felix, Central Hong Kong 2005) (20th Anniversary meet and greet 2017, Hong Kong) The streamline along with the protecting cover gives you a picture of a convertible sports car. The 2 pneumatic turbines on the back work just like the dashboard on your driver seat with the switch lever to give you an ultimate, unlimited control of your watch. The redesigned case which allows you to check the time whenever wherever without roll up your sleeves or even spin on motorways. The exclusive 3-Dimensions satellites complication is an original design of Urwerk; this idea flashed to Martin when he was working for the documentary in NYC, inspired him tAnd more
The Art of Watchmaking in the 21st Century
Renowned Swiss independent watchmaker DE BETHUNE recently showcased its latest 2018 models at The Lavish Attic in Pedder Building, Central. Pierre Jacques, Chief Executive Officer of DE BETHUNE, greeted the media and watch aficionados with the brand’s approach to made-to-order services. Independent watchmakers have taken the world of haute horlogerie by storm in recent years but DE BETHUNE, established in 2002, boasts an unrivalled quality and charisma that no peers possesses. While embracing the over 500-year-old watchmaking tradition and inherited the know-hows and craftsmanship passed down by generations of horologists, this independent manufacturer also represents the avant-garde of watchmaking of this century with its futuristic style. Denis Flageollet is the soul of DE BETHUNE. He is a highly proficient watchmaker and the co-founder of the brand who used to work closely with Francois-Paul Journe, a renowned independent watchmaker, together being the “And more
Strong Jewellery Collections Reflecting Distinct Characters
Akillis – Strong Jewellery Collections Reflecting Distinct Characters Chitty chitty “bang bang” I am “Wanted” with a “Licence to Akillis” with “AK” are the signature models of Akillis. Framed with white gold, rose gold, titanium under the latest stone setting techniques for diamonds and precious gemstones, the French high-end jewellery comes with a audacious twist. Mistaken for a real AK bullet in airport will be the question for custom officer, as the team in Lyon the team uses the latest technology to make the dream of Caroline Gaspard into reality. The playful “Puzzle” collection and the seduction of “Python” collection brings Akillis jewellery into a new era, where luxury and sophistication rhyme with originality and liberty.And more
Inside out- Central Chronograph and More
We are used to skim read to grasp instant information. This may get you wrong in reading the Singer Reimagined Track 1. In 2018 summer Singer Reimagined has launched the Hong Kong Edition with a tactful twist based on 2017 Launch Edition and Geneva Edition. Please be prepared to forget all stereotypes. The functionality of time reading is being push to the outer circle. All hands are in perfect vertical position in the ready position. Start to time and you will see the central chronograph incorporates jumping minute and hour indicators. With the start button on top right and reset button on top left, it feels like you are starting a timer on the field. In terms of case material, it’s titanium for Launch Edition then gold for Geneva Edition. When it comes to Hong Kong Edition, it’s no way to use typical PVD or DLC coating, but ceramic-aluminum through electro-plasma oxidation that changes the nature of the substance. The surface layer of a special, aerospace-specification alumAnd more
BESPOKE FOR THE ELITES -- While big name brands’ history and second-hand values floods the mass market, independents guarantee creativity and personality. Luxury should be niche with unorthodox design, professional craftsmanship, exclusive and limited in quantity.
At The Lavish Attic collectors circle, we provide an intimate, professional and luxury environment for aficionados to exchange passion of watch collecting. We regularly exhibit exceptional collections from our collectors in the boutique and offer opportunity for clients to buy, sell and trade their beloved time pieces from fellow passionate experts. This way we ensure the entire experience is far more than just a transaction, but significantly a valuable encounter of passion with finer things in life.