Month: October 2014

Complex Simplicity Blancpain Villeret Gmt Watch Tasting

Blancpain Villeret series watches, equipped with round double bezel case, Roman numerals and subtle aesthetics are the three major characteristics of Villeret watches. The lines of the watch are simple, the dial is clear and legible, and the case is delicate and elegant, which interprets the true meaning of timepieces with timeless elegance. Today we bring a Blancpain Villeret series watch, the official model is: 6260-3642-55B.

 Villeret is the birthplace of Blancpain, and also provides inspiration for Blancpain’s most classic watch series. The Villeret collection adheres to the tradition of watchmaking, embodies the essence of the brand, and interprets extreme beauty.


This watch is made of 18K rose gold, with gold hands and hour markers. The hour markers are designed with Roman numerals. They have classic charm and willow-shaped gold needles. The 38-mm white dial is a medium size and is especially suitable for formal wear.


The crown and lugs of the watch are also made of 18K rose gold. The crown of the watch is engraved with the IB logo. From the official figures given, the thickness of the watch is 10.1 mm. From what I actually saw The watch is relatively thin, and it fits on the wrist very comfortably.

The watch is paired with a brown alligator leather strap, brown silk stitching and a rose gold pin buckle.


The 38mm white dial of the watch features a second time zone display on the dial. It can be seen from the figure that the thickness of the watch is moderate. According to official data, the thickness of this watch is 10.1 millimeters, which is believed to be more suitable for elegant people.

 The day and night display at 9 o’clock on the white dial of the watch, we can know whether it is day or night through the small golden willow-shaped hands. It needs to be said that the sun, moon, hands and hour markers on the dial of this watch are all made of rose gold.

 The buckle of this watch is the same as the case. It is made of 18K rose gold and uses a pin buckle design, but it is different from the ordinary pin buckle. The strap also has a folding device. This device is used in the watch. After adjusting the strap, it is extremely convenient to wear or remove it.

 The watch is equipped with a cal.5L60 self-winding movement, which provides a 100-hour power reserve when fully wound. Office workers don’t have to worry about the danger of the watch stopping even if they don’t wear the watch on weekends and go to work next Monday. Through the sapphire crystal case back we can also see the fine movement of the watch.

Summary: This watch is a lot more complicated than Blancpain’s Villeret series classic watches, but the dial design of the watch is very simple and there is nothing extra. This is also the oldest watch brand of Blancpain. The essence of design. At present, the domestic price of this watch is RMB 168,500. Don’t miss it if you like it.

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