This year, Girard-Perregaux takes the theme of ‘Skywalker’, draws endless inspiration from the unpredictable secrets of the universe, and integrates it into new watches, such as the new 1966 series. The 1966 series is the most representative of Girard-Perregaux watches, borrowing from the circular shape of the first generation of pocket watches, with smooth watch lines, providing timepieces for urban elegant people. This year, the new watch of the 1966 series combines the theme of ‘Skywalker’ and the classic design of the series to make this new work shine. Let’s enjoy it together. (Watch model: 49555-11-433-BH6A)
Human beings have always been exploring the dark universe. It carries our curiosity and progress. Girard Perregaux draws inspiration from it and leads us to cross the Milky Way to the universe sky. The new Girard Perregaux 1966 series Skywalker watches have black and blue as the main color. Black is deep and unlimited, as if it is waiting for us to unveil the cosmic world; blue echoes the earth, 70% of the earth’s surface Covered by water.
Watch real shot
The DLC-coated sandblasted stainless steel case has a size of 40 mm, and the surface is treated with a polishing process to show a warm gloss.
The lugs show a certain degree of curvature. This design conforms to ergonomic settings and can better fit the wrist when worn.
The crown on the side is engraved with Girard-Perregaux’s classic logo ‘GP’, and the non-slip texture design is used around it, which makes it difficult to adjust the time.
The blue in the center of the dial extends to the outer edge, gradually becoming black, and the quiet blue and deep black universe ‘dialogue’ create a different style of the watch. The surface of the disk is also decorated with solar radiation patterns, which can show a gradual effect under different light conditions. A date display at 3 o’clock adds even more practicality to the watch.
The crocodile leather strap is decorated with neat car stitching, which sets off the elegant elegance of the watch, but it is simple but at the same time atmospheric.
The GP3300 movement developed by the brand has been carefully polished with a variety of surface modification processes. The splints and bridges have been carefully forged, chamfered, and engraved, as well as polished with pearl dots and Geneva waves. Through the transparent case back, we You can see the style of the movement. The thickness of this GP3300 movement is only 3.36 mm, the vibration frequency is 28,800 vibrations / hour, and it can provide a power reserve of more than 46 hours.
Summary: It takes about 149 million kilometers to travel from Earth to the sun. This fantasy number ‘149’ has also become the limited number of 1966 Skywalker watches. Girard-Perregaux watches will break through the limitations of the earth, pursue and explore in the vast universe, and achieve the birth of Skywalker. Reference price: CHF 8500, converted into RMB is about ￥ 6,1000 (picture / text watch home Wu Fengqi)