4 Most Beautiful New Clocks Of 2022

6 Most Beautiful New Clocks Of 2022

The annual Watches and Wonders Geneva international trade clock program reunited for the first time in three years. Here are the top watches to start appearing.

The Watches and Wonders Geneva trade show, one of the biggest annual events in the visual industry, took place this past week for the first time since 2019. 38 exhibits were presented at the Palexpo exhibition hall, and about 22,000 guests attended the event. . Newbies include mega-brands, such as Patek Philippe and Rolex, as well as the Swiss version Oris and the Japanese powerhouse Grand Seiko. Below, the top 10 new WSJ designs.

Lange & SohneA. Lange & Söhne:

Α. Lange & Söhne, a German watchmaker known for its sophisticated clocks, introduced its first-minute maker to the family of Richard Lange’s watch. The new release introduces one problem with the slide slider that triggers a ringtone that shows hours, quarter-hours and minutes respectively. Its beauty is as pure as its acoustics, with three parts of a white dial on their enamel housed inside a 39mm platinum case with thin black numbers, blue metal hands and old seconds dialing slightly at 6 o’clock.A. Lange & Söhne Richard Lange Minute Repeater, price on request, Alange-Soehne.com

Vacheron Constantin

Vacheron Constantin:

Vacheron Constantin releases the old with the new Historiques 222, first introduced in 1977 in celebration of 222 years of maison. While not the first product on the sports watch, it has certainly been one of the most diverse, with its integrated bracelet, flat base and striking bezel. Updates of the original 37mm yellow-gold form include a new indoor movement and an open back that reveals quality. Subtle additions include Super-LumiNova adhesive hands and hours and a new way to combine the bracelet.Vacheron Constantin, Historiques 222, $ 62,500, Vacheron-Constantin.com

Van Cleef and Arpels

Van Cleef and Arpels:

The Watches and Wonders Geneva trade show, one of the biggest annual events in the visual industry, took place this past week for the first time since 2019. 38 exhibits were presented at the Palexpo exhibition hall, and about 22,000 guests attended the event. . Newbies include mega-brands, such as Patek Philippe and Rolex, as well as the Swiss version Oris and the Japanese powerhouse Grand Seiko. Below, the top 10 new WSJ designs.

TAG Heuer’s Carrera Plasma

TAG Heuer:

TAG Heuer’s Carrera Plasma includes 11.7 carat diamonds grown in a four-way lab and the Heuer 02T in-house. Diamonds are made of fine-grained diamond polish and set with diamond studs, while the 44mm aluminum case is set with precision diamonds— “very difficult situations, if not impossible, to make with real diamonds,” says Frédéric Arnault. , CEO of TAG Heuer. The most impressive part is the crown, which itself is a 2.5-carat diamond.TAG Heuer, Carrera Plasma Tourbillon Nanograph, $ 380,000, TAGHeuer.comα