Blancpain launched a new complex watch: the Villeret classic series big date retrograde week watch, with a subtle retrograde display function, and double-window display oversized date.
Elegant classicism and reverence for exquisite craftsmanship are the true values of fine watchmaking that Blancpain values. The new Villeret classic series big date retrograde week watch makes the best interpretation of this. This new watch, dedicated to the brand’s tradition, inherits Blancpain’s signature aesthetic elements such as a double bezel, ultra-thin appearance, elegant and low-key hands and time markers. In order to maintain the beauty of the simple and smooth lines on the outer edge of the case, just like other classics in the Villeret classic series, the big date retrograde week watch also uses Blancpain’s exclusive hidden adjustment button to maximize the aesthetic charm of the watch . The wearer can easily set the day of the week without the need for additional adjustment tools, just by touching the button under the lug with his fingertips; the crown can be used to quickly complete the date adjustment.
To create a pleasing visual balance, the day window on the dial is between 7 and 9 o’clock, and the oversized date window is between 5 and 6 o’clock. Not only that, the Villeret classic big date retrograde week watch also adopts a series of new designs, which further highlights Blancpain’s proud and sophisticated technology. For example, the day of the week and date display can be switched instantaneously at midnight; the retrograde week will be retroactively started from Sunday to Monday to start a new week. In addition to the wonderful calendar display, this watch’s slender central second hand is engraved with the Blancpain brand letter abbreviation at the tail.
The new Villeret classic big date retrograde week watch is equipped with Blancpain’s new 6950 GJ self-produced movement. This movement is based on the 1150 movement. It is equipped with two main barrels and provides 72 hours of power. Save. Through the transparent case back, the fine Geneva wave and guilloche-decorated gold rotor is clearly visible.
The new Villeret classic big date retrograde week watch is available in red gold and stainless steel. The red gold version has a shiny protein dial. The stainless steel version has a white dial. Both are available in alligator leather. The strap or metal bracelet is matched with a watch case diameter of 40 mm.