Already as a child, I was fascinated by the logo of this historical brand, long associated with the manufacture of such legendary calibres as the Venus. In celebration of its original birthplace, namely the UNESCO-protected city of La Chaux-de-Fonds, this latest iteration to be born of a consummate passion and desire for watchmaking independence, chose to be named after its native city. And as I love the colour green and the kinetic movements of the second retrograde hand, I find it impossible to resist. OK, I must confess, the dial-side tourbillon *is* a spectacular treat for the eyes.
Architecture & Design
Whether you're talking to the owner, Rafaello Radicchi, or the Managing Director, Mauro Egermini, straight away you see that the register is different....
By Benjamin Teisseire
Editor & Business Development