"Blancpain has always been rather revolutionary... a little bit crazy, a bit of an adventurer. We have always tried to be different, to become more innovative, to try things that have not been tried or been achieved in the past," this words are from the CEO of Blancpain, Marc Hayek. In 2010, famous watch maker Blancpain has two big moves that excite the brand’s watch enthusiasts. Firstly, it adds 12 brand-new watches to in its well-known Villeret line. Secondly, it revives the Fifty Fathoms Collection which is also very famous and well- received.
Blancpain watches company never be dissatisfied by its previous watches masterpieces, it is always in the way to achieve more and more success and bring more and more wonderful and innovative timepieces to the world. The new 2011 Villeret Demi-Fuseau Horaire series re-enact the elegance, excellence, precision and innovation of the Blancpain watch-making. This new series offers a unique feature, a half time zone which means that travelers who visit countries with half time zone differences will be able to tell the exact time with no extra push. There is no other watch in the world which also owns such an outstanding function. This is best embodiment of the innovative and creative spirit in the Blancpain watches. It is packed with 321 parts and consists of a self-wining mechanism with a 72 hour power reserve. It features a reference time at 12 ‘o’ clock, half time zone in the centre, day/night indication at 9, date at 6 and Date Change of Time Zone indicator at 4. This Villeret Demi-Fuseau Horaire series watches launched this year are updating the existing Villeret collection to celebrate the 275th anniversary of the company.
The watch will be showcased at Basel World 2011 where key brands will present their products from March 24 to 31. There are numerous watches experts and enthusiasts are drawn to this rare opportunity to get close to this Swiss luxury watchmaker Blancpain. If you also take to the sophisticated and innovative Blancpain watches, you should not miss such a precious chance.The brilliant watch is crafted from either platinum or rose gold with a grand feu enamel dial.
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