Chanel : 2012, 12 years for the J12 !

J12 GMT black  

Movement : mechanical self-winding, 42h power reserve Case : black high-tech ceramic Diameter : 38mm Functions : hours, minutes, date, 2nd time zone Water resistance : 50m Bracelet : ceramic


J12 Chromatic Baguette Diamonds

Movement : mechanical self-winding, 42h power reserve Case : titanium ceramic, bezel set with 36 baguette-cut diamonds Diameter : 41mm Functions : hours, minutes, seconds Caseback : titanium Water resistance : 50m Bracelet : titanium ceramic

An authentic style icon, the Chanel muse continues to reveal the multiple facets of its personality. Through a succession of daring variations, its androgynous silhouette continues to occupy the watchmaking stage more effectively than ever. It appears entirely clothed in black for the J12 GMT black high-tech ceramic interpretation featuring a dial with four hands indicating the hours and minutes, as well as the date and the time in a second time zone. The J12 Chromatic Baguette Diamonds offers a colourful variation in titanium ceramic – a new material unveiled in 2011 and which features the interesting property of changing shade according to the light. Set with 36 baguette-cut diamonds on the bezel, this 41 mm model will in its own inimitable way capture the light… and hearts.

Brice Lechevalier is editor-in-chief of GMT and Skippers, which he co-founded in 2000 and 2001 respectively. He has also been CEO of WorldTempus since it joined the GMT Publishing stable, of which he is director and joint shareholder. In 2012 he created the Geneva Watch Tour, and he has been an advisor to the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève since 2011. Also closely involved in sailing, he has published the magazine of the Société Nautique de Genève since 2003, and was one of the founders of the SUI Sailing Awards in 2009 and the Concours d’Elégance for motor boats at the Cannes Yachting Festival in 2015.

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