features


PRESTIGE - The 2014 CHANEL collections in tactical formation

Español
March 2014


J12, PREMIERE, MADEMOISELLE PRIVE… in its three emblematic collections, CHANEL presents a range of new models which show that the brand’s horological expertise has reached the highest level. It is also a way of illustrating the great aesthetic cohesion in this collection with its strong identity. Here we present a review of the troops.

J12 Intense Black 33mm by Chanel
J12 Intense Black 33mm by Chanel
High-tech black ceramic case (33mm or 38mm diameter) and bracelet, black Arabic numerals on black dial, quartz movement, water resistant to 200 metres.
J12 Blue Light 38mm by Chanel
J12 Blue Light 38mm by Chanel
High-tech white ceramic case (38mm diameter) and bracelet, luminescent blue Arabic numerals on white dial, self-winding mechanical movement with 42-hour power reserve, water resistant to 200 metres.
J12 Chromatic Joaillerie 33mm by Chanel
J12 Chromatic Joaillerie 33mm by Chanel
Titanium ceramic case (33mm or 38mm diameter) and bracelet, 12 baguette diamond hour markers on silvered grey dial, 18-carat rose-gold hands, 18-carat rose-gold bezel set with 34 diamond baguettes, 18-carat rose-gold crown set with a single brilliant-cut diamond, quartz movement, water resistant to 50 metres.
J12 Tourbillon Volant by Chanel
J12 Tourbillon Volant by Chanel
18-carat white-gold case (38mm) and bracelet paved with diamonds, dial fully set with brilliant-cut and baguette diamonds, star emblem on tourbillon cage fully set with brilliant-cut diamonds, 18-carat white-gold crown set with a single brilliant-cut diamond, water resistant to 30 metres. Limited edition of 5 pieces.
Première Triple Tour by Chanel
Première Triple Tour by Chanel
Stainless-steel case with black lacquered dial and onyx cabochon on crown, triple-wrap bracelet in steel interlaced with black leather, quartz movement, water resistant to 30 metres.
Mademoiselle Privé Décor Camélia Brodé by Chanel
Mademoiselle Privé Décor Camélia Brodé by Chanel
18-carat white-gold case set with 562 brilliant-cut diamonds, dial embroidered by Lesage with coloured silk threads using the needlepoint technique, 18-carat white-gold hands, 18-carat white-gold crown with onyx cabochon, black satin strap with white-gold folding clasp set with 80 brilliant-cut diamonds, self-winding mechanical movement with 42-hour power reserve, water resistant to 30 metres. Limited edition of 18 pieces.
Mademoiselle Privé Décor Coromandel (Set) by Chanel
Mademoiselle Privé Décor Coromandel (Set) by Chanel
Grand feu enamel and sculpted mother-of-pearl These two unique pieces, sold as a set, both have an 18-carat white-gold case, crown and folding buckle that are fully paved with diamonds, as well as a self-winding mechanical movement with a 42-hour power reserve. One model has a dial in grand feu enamel with clouds in plique-à-jour enamel fixed under the crystal, while the other has a dial in sculpted mother-of-pearl, with sculpted mother-of-pearl clouds fixed under the crystal.
Mademoiselle Privé Décor Coromandel (Set) by Chanel
Mademoiselle Privé Décor Coromandel (Set) by Chanel
Grand feu enamel and sculpted mother-of-pearl These two unique pieces, sold as a set, both have an 18-carat white-gold case, crown and folding buckle that are fully paved with diamonds, as well as a self-winding mechanical movement with a 42-hour power reserve. One model has a dial in grand feu enamel with clouds in plique-à-jour enamel fixed under the crystal, while the other has a dial in sculpted mother-of-pearl, with sculpted mother-of-pearl clouds fixed under the crystal.
Mademoiselle Privé Décor Camélias Dorés by Chanel
Mademoiselle Privé Décor Camélias Dorés by Chanel
18-carat white-gold case set with 60 brilliant-cut diamonds, matte black dial set with five brilliant-cut diamonds, five navette-cut yellow sapphires and a hand-engraved and polished camellia motif in 23-carat yellow gold; 18-carat white-gold hands, 18-carat white-gold crown set with an onyx cabochon, black satin strap with pin buckle set with 80 brilliant-cut diamonds, self-winding mechanical movement with 42-hour power reserve, water resistant to 30 metres.
Première Tourbillon Volant by Chanel
Première Tourbillon Volant by Chanel
18-carat white-gold case set with 47 baguette-cut pink sapphires, 18-carat white-gold bezel invisibly set with 42 baguette-cut diamonds and 52 brilliant-cut diamonds, dial in polished high-tech white ceramic, 18-carat white-gold hands set with 15 brilliant-cut diamonds, camellia on tourbillon cage set with 19 brilliant-cut diamonds, 18-carat white-gold crown set with 16 baguette-cut pink sapphires and 11 brilliant-cut diamonds, manually wound tourbillon calibre developed exclusively for CHANEL by Renaud & Papi, 42-hour power reserve, water resistant to 30 metres. Limited edition of 20 pieces.

Source: Europa Star April - May 2014 Magazine Issue