it seems diamonds are a girl's best friend :) harry winston told me all about it ~ Harry Winston 2013 Basel Offerings
2013 has been an interesting year for the Swatch Group. from not having much of a foothold in the jewellery realm or haute joaillerie, they acquired Harry Winston which is a premier name in jewellery which also has an established watch division. it will be interesting to see the integration of HW with the rest of the Swatch Group and to see what may come out with some cross pollination... but we'll give that some time :)
The HWRT division is of course a focus year on year to see what amazing timepieces they come up with but I will not look at the Opuses for this post today and give some attention to the Basel 2013 range. I will be adding more information and hopefully retail prices soon once I receive them but for now do have a gander at some pics of them and marketing info provided by Harry Winston. My thanks to the team at Harry Winston for letting me spend some time with their 2012/2013 offerings. Ok let's start with some nice big watches for the boyz...
Each of the three new models issued in limited production features a marquetry created with the feathers of a bird belonging to an authorized species and specifically bred for this purpose. In addition to extreme dexterity, this skill requires excellent perception of volumes and above all of colors. Each dial thus crafted composes a nocturnal motif in shades of sky blue, turquoise, or sapphire blue, revealed by a touch of immaculate white or deep purple