Blancpain – Women Retrograde Small Seconds
The new watch for Ladies from Blancpain combines stunningly female subtleties with a downplayed yet valuable horological complication.
The 36.8 mm red gold instance of this Retrograde Small Seconds model, part of the Women assortment, is advanced by 108 precious stones for a sum of one carat and is wonderfully portrayed by two intertwined columns of jewels in different sizes which characterizes the bezel. The jewel decorated crown, with its sharp end, contributes to the appeal of this timepiece.
The white mother-of-pearl dial includes a helter-skelter hours and minutes sub-dial at 12 o’clock graced with the 3, 6, 9 and 12 Arabic numerals and toss formed cut-out hands.
At 6 o’clock the retrograde 30-second sign is outwardly adjusted by the bended Blancpain logo. The remainder of the dial is designed with precious stones for a sum of 0.153 carats.
The 226-section self-winding Caliber 2663SR isn’t less excellent than the case and, truth be told, it is noticeable through the sapphire gem case-back. The swaying weight stands apart for its shape looking like a five petal blossom. Beating at 28,800 vibrations each hour, the development offers 72 hours of force hold.
The Blancpain Women Retrograde Seconds is likewise accessible in a white gold variety with a blue mother-of-pearl dial or in steel with a white dial. Each of the gold adaptations is coordinated to a white ostrich calfskin tie, while the steel model comes with a croc cowhide lash.