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Blancpain Villeret Day Date For the first time in the Villeret collection, Blancpain is offering a horological complication indicating the day of the week and the date.

Blancpain’s ability to develop and produce its own movements confers upon it complete freedom to create. This expertise has enabled the brand to present a horological complication indicating the day…
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Blancpain Supporting The Economist’s World Ocean Summit Blancpain has been a supporter of The Economist’s World Ocean Summit since its inaugural edition in 2012. The fourth edition took place in Bali.

The fourth World Ocean Summit took place on February 22-24, 2017, in Bali, Indonesia. The Summit has been established as the leading forum uniting world leaders from governments, businesses, academia…
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Blancpain The Blancpain Ocean Commitment global concept Since 2014, Blancpain efforts in the underwater world have been concerted under the Blancpain Ocean Commitment label.

Driven by a resolutely pioneering spirit since its founding in 1735, the Manufacture Blancpain has enjoyed historical links with diving for more than 60 years, more precisely since the 1953…
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Blancpain Tribute to Fifty Fathoms MIL-SPEC This watch has emerged from the deep to pay tribute to the 1953 Fifty Fathoms.

The history of the Fifty Fathoms dive watch has become a legend in watchmaking circles. As is often the case with timepieces that acquire iconic status (and particularly so with…
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Blancpain Villeret Semainier Grande Date 8 Jours The Villeret collection welcomes a new timepiece blending horological complications and refined aesthetics.

While preserving a timeless elegance, this new model respects the the Villeret line with its full fired enamel dial, double-stepped bezel and pure lines. The chapter ring and Blancpain logo…
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Baselworld 2017 Fur, feathers and scales Whether at the foot of a mountain, perched on a branch or swimming in a pond, animals made a tentative return to watch dials at Baselworld.

The fever has abated. After years of unbridled creativity, carried on the back of the watch-buying public’s enthusiasm for artistic crafts, watches with animal-themed dials appeared to have retreated into…
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Blancpain Cow fight at the Villeret corral A new watch with a dial realised using the Japanese techniques of shakudō and rokushō depicts a traditional Swiss cultural scene.

It’s the stuff of a tourist’s dream: two cows of the Hérens breed locking horns in a traditional combat des reines (cow fight) against the backdrop of Switzerland’s iconic Matterhorn…
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Blancpain Villeret Date Moon Phases Blancpain unveils a new Date Moon Phases women’s timepiece in the Villeret collection.

The opaline dial of this red gold watch is swept over by solid leaf-shaped hands, a pointer-type date display and a sapphire moon-phase indication. The latter is a horological complication…
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