Monsieur De Chanel
This effort has been considered and designed from the ground up, developing a case, dial and movement from scratch over a period of five years. The development of a movement is no easy feat, requiring hundreds, if not thousands of hours to complete, working along side experts with multiple decades of experience.
The single hand will advance from 0 minutes, on the left hand side, all the way over to 60 minutes, on the right, and will snap back to 0 during the time the hour indicator takes to advance. This process then repeats.
designed from scratch, is skeletonized; making for a dramatic mechanical view when looking through the open case back. A lot of fashion brands enter this market with off-the-shelf movements provided by wholesale movement manufacturers, seen by many as the lazy route.
Written by Lee Joseph, MR H editor.