TAG Heuer : Monaco Lady Kingsman Special Edition

Monaco Lady Kingsman Special Edition

CASE : polished steel with domed sapphire crystal, Kingsman logo on the back, water-resistant to 100m

DIMENSIONS : 37x37mm

MOVEMENT : quartz

FUNCTIONS : hours, minutes, small seconds at 6 o’clock, date

DIAL : sunburst brushed chocolate brown, pink gold-plated hour-markers set with diamonds (0.10ct), gold-plated hands enhanced with Super-LumiNova®

STRAP : calfskin with polished steel folding clasp

The magical steel square of the iconic Monaco is transformed by the Golden Circle of the Hollywood blockbuster Kingsman : The Golden Circle. First worn on-screen by Steve McQueen in the 1971 film Le Mans, this cult watch featuring a design that was incredibly avant-garde at that the time returns this fall in a ladies’ version on the wrist of Halle Berry, who plays agent Ginger Ale. The famous blued dial adopts a chocolate brown shade, sparkling with 13 diamonds gracefully swept over by gold-plated, luminescent-coated hands. For unconditional fans of spy comedies, the back of the polished steel case proclaims its association with this entertaining film category. In another interpretation of this limited-series timepiece, the case is 2mm slimmer, housing a quartz caliber instead of a self-winding movement, and elegantly teamed with a dark calfskin strap. To be worn either on or off a motorbike !

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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