Chanel : a fine trick up its cuff…

Les Eternelles de Chanel “Signature Grenat”

CASE : 18K white gold set with diamonds

MOVEMENT : quartz

FUNCTIONS : hours, minutes

DIAL : set with diamonds

BRACELET : one 52.61-carat cushion-cut garnet, 91 brilliant-cut yellow sapphires totaling 2.5 carats, 79 fancy-cut orange sapphires (30.4cts), 87 brilliant-cut spessartite garnets (2.5cts), 1,171 brilliant-cut diamonds (78.9cts)


While this cuff watch from the capsule collection named “Les Eternelles de Chanel” looks every inch a precious piece of jewelry, it has just been awarded a prestigious watchmaking award. The “Signature Grenat” secret watch certainly deserved the Jewellery Watch Prize at the 2016 Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève ! The dance of the hours and minutes, concealed beneath an incredible more than 52-carat cushion-cut crimson garnet, nonetheless appears a mere pretext for unleashing Chanel’s stunning creative mastery. The haute couture spirit of the Parisian Maison is expressed through a dazzling interpretation of the quilted motif. Punctuated by diamonds and sprinkled with orange sapphires, a sequence of curving squares shapes the outlines of this one-of-a-kind white gold model.

Journaliste spécialisée en horlogerie, la plume de Marie présente les nouveautés tout en s'occupant de la rubrique Architecture.

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