Radio What We Learned At LVMH Watch Week 2021
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Yesterday morning, LVMH facilitated a computerized question and answer session to commence LVMH Watch Week 2021 , its second-yearly one-bunch career expo for delivering new watches, and we’re committing the whole scene this week to unloading and investigating the news. With COVID-19 disturbing everything – including the all around in-transition watch expo plan – we weren’t actually certain going into the year how 2021 planned to work out, yet Bulgari, Hublot, and Zenith soldiered on and facilitated the occasion basically as opposed to at the Bulgari Hotel in Dubai. Not as chic, but rather close to as compelling. (In case you’re thinking about what ended up labeling Heuer, their LVMH sister brand, you’ll need to tune in to the scene to discover out.)
Zenith flaunted shading notwithstanding complications.
Hublot makes a more modest watch that talks with a stronger voice.
Bulgari shows what a hundred years of adornments creating experience can do.
While I’ve done something reasonable of career expo inclusion in the course of the most recent decade or thereabouts, I chose to bring in fortifications this week: Jack and James are both on-mic with me, imparting their points of view and insights. Curiously, the three brands that took an interest each diagrammed their own course: Zenith emerged ready to take care of business with another El Primero type and a lead sport watch (with a brand diplomat to coordinate), Hublot keeps on zeroing in on overlooked specialized advancements and remixing its works of art, and Bulgari wasn’t apprehensive about bling , combining its watchmaking chops with its 100+ long periods of gems experience. They may have introduced together, yet these are three distinct brands with three altogether different methodologies, and we get into the entirety of that and more.
We trust you appreciate Episode 121 of HODINKEE Radio. Make certain to look at the show notes, and let us understand your opinion on all the watches from LVMH Watch Week 2021 down in the comments beneath. What are you generally energized for us to show you in-the-metal?
(10:00) Hands-On: The TAG Heuer Carrera 160 Years Silver Limited Edition
(12:45) It’s Complicated: The Zenith Chronomaster Sport, With The El Primero Caliber 3600
(29:15) Hands-On: The Zenith El Primero A384 Revival
(29:15) Introducing: The Zenith El Primero A386 Revival
(29:15) Introducing: The Zenith Chronomaster A385 Revival
(34:15) Introducing: The Zenith Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Silver
(34:15) Introducing: The Zenith Defy 21 Urban Jungle
(35:30) Introducing: The Bulgari Diva’s Dream Peacock Dischi
(37:30) Introducing: The Bulgari Diva’s Dream Peacock Diamonds
(37:30) Introducing: The Bulgari Diva’s Dream Peacock Tourbillon Lumière
(42:30) Introducing: The Bulgari Octo Finissimo S With Silvered Dial
(42:30) Introducing: The Bulgari Octo Finissimo S Chronograph GMT
(49:30) Introducing: The Bulgari Serpenti Spiga
(49:40) Introducing: The Bulgari Octo Roma Carillon Tourbillon, With Chimes Of Westminster
(51:00) In-Depth: The Girard-Perregaux Constant (Force) Escapement, Explained
(55:20) Introducing: The Hublot Big Bang Tourbillon Automatic Orange Sapphire
(1:02:30) Introducing: The Hublot Classic Fusion Orlinski 40mm