Only Watch is surely perhaps the best illustration of how good cause and watches can come together and make awesome things. Double a year, this occasion is initially an event to support an significant reason – financing the Monaco Association against Muscular Dystrophy – and furthermore to find unique pieces from the most lofty watch brands. A few declarations this year: one concerns the actual closeout and the rest will concern the watches advertised. Initial one to pull the trigger and delivery their stand-out piece is: Laurent Ferrier, which comes with simply the most pleasant version at any point seen of the Galet Square , with a sector dial – a unique piece for Only Watch 2015.
First of all, the primary curiosity about Only Watch this year concerns the actual sale. The half-yearly auction will be held in Geneva (rather than Monaco) this fall and will be facilitated by Phillips Auction (rather than Antiquorum), implying that behind the mallet, we’ll locate nobody else than Mister Aurel Bacs (from Bacs and Russo). What doesn’t change anyway are the parts that will be offered during this bartering: 40 unique watches planned particularly by the most esteemed brands, to raise assets to help the Monaco Association against Muscular Dystrophy. This sale previously gave us some dazzling unique timepieces, for example, the Patek Philippe ref. 5004T Split-Seconds Perpetual Calendar in Titanium for Only Watch 2013 , the Panda MB&F HM4 for Only Watch 2011 or a superb Patek Philippe Tourbillon Minute Repeater for Only Watch 2011 . Obviously Patek will take part again this year and, obviously, the watch they will come with is now profoundly anticipated. Another of our number one brands takes part again this year: Laurent Ferrier – and it’s not a first endeavor, as you may recollect the Laurent Ferrier Galet Classic Tourbillon Double Spiral for Only Watch 2013 .
Beware: the watch Laurent Ferrier is bringing for the 2015 Edition of Only Watch is basically amazing! Sorry for such an excitement however plainly, words are absent. This unique version for Only Watch depends on the Laurent Ferrier Galet Square , the ‘value proposition‘ (generally discussing) the brand presented for the current year at Baselworld, a stainless steel watch (something that makes it sort of extraordinary as the brand as a rule utilize this metal only for restricted or unique releases) with a pad formed case and the standard amazing programmed development, including a miniature rotor, an escapement with twofold direct drive on the equilibrium and a splendid hand wrapping up. For the event, Laurent Ferrier has upgraded the case to give it an even more vintage shape with straight hauls fitted out with cabochons.
The primary fascination stays the new dial, what authorities call a sector or logical dial – Patek Philippe enthusiasts will comprehend what we’re discussing. This two-tone dial – more splendid in the center – has this particular hour track found on 1920s/1930s watches intended for specialists or researchers. It shows huge hour markers associated together by a track that circles the dial. Around it, we likewise locate brief track and at 6, the little second additionally shows a sector dial format. The combination of this dial, along with the cool overhauled stainless steel, these eminent slim carries and probably the most delightful development around, makes a truly shocking watch.
You’ll have one possibility and one possibility only to acquire this watch. It will be by going to the Only Watch 2015 Auction on Novemer 7, 2015 in Geneva. More subtleties on OnlyWatch.com and Laurent-Ferrier.ch .