You’ve learn concerning the Mademoiselle Privé exhibition held in Seoul again in June, however do you know all concerning the watch bearing the exact same identify from Chanel’s well-rounded watch assortment? Itself formed like an ideal circle, the Mademoiselle Privé is not any abnormal watch, however moderately an artisanal jewel that brings collectively excessive jewelry know-how and time-keeping perfection due to the unsurpassed talent of the Métiers d’Art craftsmanship utilized in wonderful watchmaking and excessive jewelry. The epitome of the saying ‘the devil is in the details’ is obvious with the Mademoiselle Privé, however make no mistake although, the satan right here refers back to the attractive patterns (usually adorned with diamonds) set throughout the in any other case easy and spherical case.
Another chapter into Chanel’s artistic journey, the jewelry watch superbly showcases the world of Gabrielle Chanel and her cherished emblems of affection that’s centred round totally different themes, with this 12 months being one which’s all concerning the stained-glass home windows of Aubazine abbey in south-western France the place she grew up as a baby.
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Depicting the identical motifs discovered on the home windows which are set with diamonds on the watch faces, there are Three totally different designs, every restricted to only 5 items every and individually numbered. The 37.5 mm vast Mademoiselle Privé is gorgeous, the 18Okay white gold case set with 552 brilliant-cut diamonds totalling roughly 3.03 carats. The watch’s 18Okay white gold crown can be set with a diamond of round 0.19 carats.
With the Mademoiselle Privé, it’s greater than only a watch that merely retains time. It is a watch that’s additionally a bit of excessive jewelry and it’s this duality that Coco Chanel herself cherished. The nation woman who grew up and located herself the centre of Parisian stylish. Or like how her ladylike clothes really had roots in menswear which she tailored for herself.
Decadent, elegant and excellent in each manner, you could find Mademoiselle Privé timepieces at Chanel’s Fine Jewellery Boutique that’s positioned at #01-04 inside Ngee Ann City.
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