At Baselworld 2009, Bulgari is to introduce new luxurious timepieces united by exquisite craftsmanship, original design details and technical excellence.
The new Bulgari watches are relevant to three major lines of the brand - Bulgari Bulgari, Assioma and Sotirio Bulgari:
- The Moon Phase watch for women is a true highlight, featuring an exclusive mother-of-pearl dial.
- The classic Assioma watches feature a few changes in the design. The most noteworthy piece is a new women’s watch with 18K pink gold case presented on a technological satin strap.
- The aesthetically and technically sophisticated Sotirio watch for men lacks the Bulgari logo for the first time.
”Bulgari Bulgari” Moon Phase
The new ”Bulgari Bulgari” Moon Phase watch is a beautiful watch created for ladies who adore elegant accessories with irresistible feminine appeal.
The case of the new “Bulgari Bulgari” watch is crafted from polished stainless steel and measures 38mm in diameter. The case demonstrates highly contemporary design. It is coupled with an elegant white alligator leather strap fitted with a folding steel buckle. The timepiece is 30-meter water-resistant.
The white mother-of-pearl dial perfectly reflects the precious nature of the watch. It is adorned with diamonds and hand-mounted hour markers. Ladies will surely be fascinated by a rotating indicator that shows the phases of the moon. The indicator is featured against a wave-pattern guilloche. At 6 o’clock, you will notice the small seconds counter.
The precision timekeeping is guaranteed by an automatic B77 Calibre mechanical movement that provides a 42-hour power reserve.
The “Bulgari Bulgari” Moon Phase watch is expected to be available at all Bulgari stores and selected dealers of the brand starting from May 2009.
The famous Bulgari Assioma collection has been joined by new versions distinguished by big volumes and strong personality. The timepieces fascinate the glance by their contemporary design.
The new black dials showcase elegant vertical treatment and are completed with hand-applied indices and harmonious chronograph counters.
The new Assioma watches are animated by the precious B130 Caliber automatic chronograph movement. The 130-element movement is embellished with exquisite Cotes de Genève and Perlage treatments. It provides the date function and a 42-hour power reserve.
The Bulgari Assioma watches go on a black alligator leather strap, fitted with a folding three-pronged buckle in 18K pink gold or in stainless steel. There is also a version available on a masculine stainless steel bracelet.
The timepieces boast 30-meter water-resistance. They are expected to appear at all Bulgari stores and selected dealers of the brand starting from February 2009.
Sotirio Bulgari watch 125th anniversary edition
The new Sotirio Bulgari watch 125th anniversary edition has been created to mark the brand’s anniversary and commemorate the name of the brand’s founder, the remarkable man who was a multicultural voyager, successful entrepreneur, and true aesthete.
The new Sotirio Bulgari watch, reviewed by watches.infoniac.com, demonstrates classic and contemporary design elements. The watch wins the heart due to its sophisticated workmanship and meticulous attention to detail.
The timepiece showcases a uniquely-designed dial finished with exclusive treatments, an exclusive flip-over case back, broad lugs and a pure bezel with no Bulgari logo. The crown of the watch is personalized with the Sotirio Bulgari historical hallmark.
The face of the timepiece is protected by curved sapphire crystal provided with antireflective treatment.
The argente dial is completed with Roman numerals and hand-applied faceted indexes, as well as faceted skeleton hour and minute hands.
The Sotirio Bulgari watch 125th anniversary edition is secured to the wrist on a black alligator leather strap fitted with an 18K Bulgari ardillon buckle.
The timepiece accommodates the BVL 250 calibre automatic movement built from 250 components. Operating at a frequency of 28, 800 vibrations per hour, the movement gives an advantage of a 55-hour power reserve. The bridges and the main plate of the movement demonstrate an exclusive design, being adorned by cotes de Geneve, diamantes and perlage treatments. The customised oscillating weight demonstrates colimaconne treatments, while the 18K gold weight is enriched by a satine circulaire treatment.
The new Bulgari watches are created to reflect the brand’s tireless quest for perfection.