In this series we showcase mechanical and artistic wonders that were especially designed for women and others originally for men that come alive on spirited ladies’ wrists. 2019 brought new options for women demanding artistic and technical excellence in a timepiece. I selected a few from those presented at Baselworld.
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Lesage, the creator of beautiful embroidery was also present at Homo Faber. Artisans of the Maison shared their unique skills at workshops in the ‘Discovery and Rediscovery’ section of the exhibition. We too took the needle in our hands.
The Grand Palais has been the scene of Karl Lagerfeld’s grandiose Chanel shows since 2006. Just after the Fall‑Winter 2018/19 Haute Couture presentation a decent space was dedicated to the Coromandel-inspired jewel novelties.
At Baselworld, the Chanel brought out new versions of the Code Coco and presented novelties in the J12 and Boy.Friend lines too.
At Haute Couture fashion week in Paris CHANEL presented its new High Jewellery collection “L’ESPRIT DU LION”.
The rectangular Première collection, the one CHANEL has embarked into watchmaking with, celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. We visited Chanel in Basel.