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May 31, 2023
The Watchmaking News - May
The Big Bang Unico Nespresso Origin goes beyond being a mere accessory; it symbolizes the potential for full-circle design
In a groundbreaking collaboration, Hublot and Nespresso have come together to create a unique timepiece that showcases their shared values of innovation, excellence, and sustainability. The result is the Big Bang Unico Nespresso Origin, a limited-edition watch that incorporates recycled Nespresso coffee grounds and capsules into its design. This fusion of materials represents a full-circle approach to design, where waste is transformed into a symbol of style and eco-consciousness.
Bulgari Aluminium: It’s time for a sporty summer
Bulgari's Aluminium collection is making a comeback with a modern twist. Drawing inspiration from the '90s, Bulgari has released three new Aluminium watches for summer – our favourite time of year to travel, be playful and be outdoorsy. With updated designs and new movements, these timepieces combine sporty aesthetics with a touch of luxury.
And the award goes to….
Chopard, in collaboration with Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, supported the Abu Dhabi Festival by presenting specially designed trophies to four international figures, recognising their contributions to arts and culture. The recipients of the Abu Dhabi Festival Award included American composer David Shire, British banker Sir Ian Isaac Stoutzker CBE, music composer John C. Debney, and renowned Iraqi oud player Naseer Shamma, among others. Chopard's Co-President and Artistic Director, Caroline Scheufele, expressed her delight in participating in this partnership, saying: I” always draw inspiration from arts and music, Chopard is pleased to be a part of this partnership with the Abu Dhabi Festival, bringing different forms of creativity together.” Since its inception in 2012, the Abu Dhabi Festival Award, in association with Chopard, has become synonymous with cultural excellence, honoring exceptional contributions to the arts.
Doxa launches the SUB 300T Clive Cussler watch, with a design inspired by the history of marine discoveries
TAG Heuer introduces three new skeleton dials to the Monaco collection