Natalie Portman, the famed oscar-winning American actress and worldwide partner of the brand since 2011, unveils the first watch designed and created together with Richard Mille, embodied in the Tourbillon RM 19-01 Natalie Portman. For this first collaboration, Natalie Portman set her mind on an image combining strong associations and complex undertones expressed by a diamond studded and encrusted tracery based upon the image of a spider. A mistress of fate and weaver of reality, the spider is the symbol of the soul but also freedom. The RM19-01 manual winding tourbillon caliber is assembled around a black rhodium-plated, 18K white gold black sapphire set baseplate, a first for Richard Mille. The spider within the movement, also in 18K white gold and delicately set with diamonds, forms an integral part of the movement, with the abdomen of the spider actually supporting the bridges of the tourbillon, and its legs supporting the two winding barrels.
Shop Richard Mille’s new RM 19-01 Tourbillon Natalie Portman at the Richard Mille boutique located on the second level of The Shops at Crystals.
As part of a world tour to celebrate 275 years of history, Jaquet Droz brings the Enchanted Journey Exhibit this fall to the Tourbillon boutique located on the second level of The Shops at Crystals.
After tremendous success in Moscow, Basel, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Macau, the Jaquet Droz masterpieces will soon arrive in the US, allowing this sophisticated audience to appreciate all the facets of Swiss watchmaking and understand how the brand manages to preserve its heritage.
This journey through time sheds light on the relationship between Classic 18th century and contemporary works. Timeless icons, unique automatas and exclusive models from its artistic workshop, reveal the beauty of hand engraved and miniature painted legendary timepieces. The most innovative timekeeping mechanisms sit side-by-side with the simple elegance of enamel or the luster of precious stones and pearls, and magnificent minerals used in custom-made dials.
For the amazement of visitors, on opening day, a Jaquet Droz’ master artist will be demonstrating the skillful artistry of hand engraving and miniature painting on watch dials at the Tourbillon Boutique.
These most outstanding Jaquet Droz creations can be admired from September 30th to November 12th, 2014, after which they will travel to the Middle East and Europe
Inspired by the 1969 model of the OMEGA Speedmaster Mark II and created with the excitement of the Olympic Games in mind, the OMEGA Speedmaster Mark II "Rio 2016" evokes the feelings of glory and triumph that come with a place on the podium. This model, of only 2,016 pieces features a matt black dial with a 30-minute recorder, 12-hour recorder and a small seconds subdial at 3, 6 and 9 o'clock which are decorated with a bronze, 18K yellow gold and 925 silver ring respectively. The transparent tachymeter scale on the sapphire crystal is illuminated from beneath by a fluorescent orange ring filled with Super-LumiNova. At the heart of this chronograph is the exclusive OMEGA Co-Axial calibre 3330.
Shop the limited edition OMEGA Speedmaster Mark II "Rio 2016" at the Tourbillon boutique located on the second level of The Shops at Crystals.
Tourbillon Boutique is home to many exceptional brands, each with a unique history. Founded in 1735, Blancpain has consistently contributed to the development of mechanical watchmaking.
Inspired by the abyssal underwater exploration of Swiss adventurer Jacques Piccard, Blancpain created a diver’s watch intended to enhance the diving experience but in a size that would also be suited to daily wear. Since its creation in 1953, the Fifty Fathoms by Blancpain has been the archetypal modern diver’s watch. Blancpain has now reinterpreted the Bathyscaphe to incorporate the latest watch industry developments with the silicon balance-spring.
Various elements of the vintage-inspired Bathyscaphe hark back to the first editions. The contours are as sharply defined as those of their predecessors. The hands feature the traditional look of the vintage watches and the date appears through a dedicated aperture. Loyal to the original Bathyscaphe version, the luminescent dot on the bezel serves to ensure the permanent readability of diving times.
Testifying to the past while looking firmly to the future, the Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe is naturally water-resistant to 30 bar, equivalent to around 300 meters. Each model is fitted with a black or khaki triple-loop NATO strap, a broad and extremely practical wristband as reliable and robust as the watch itself.
This 43 mm-diameter Bathyscaphe is available in a satin-brushed steel with a meteor grey dial. The ladies Bathyscaphe has a 38 mm-diameter and is available with a white dial and white ceramic bezel.
Visit Tourbillon Boutique for a deeper understanding of the brand and a closer look at the collection.
There is no gift more timeless than the perfect timepiece. As Father’s Day is quickly approaching, visit the Tourbillon boutique to explore a wide array of timepieces from some of the most prestigious names in watchmaking—Breguet, Blancpain, Glashütte Original, Jaquet Droz, and OMEGA. Surprise him with a carefully selected gift that is sure to fit his style and personality or accompany him to the boutique to let him experience the special emotion that comes with purchasing a luxury timepiece. Highly trained professionals are always on hand to guide each client and help choose the perfect gift. This Father’s Day give the gift of a rare minute, a Tourbillon moment.