On August 1, 2018, the Breguet boutique opened grandly in Vientiane City, Chongqing. Chongqing and the entire southwest have since ushered in a distinguished watchmaking brand with deep historical heritage. As Breguet’s ninth direct store in China, it not only provides superb timepieces and jewellery for watch enthusiasts, but also provides a unique and exclusive experience for each guest.
Breguet Chongqing Vientiane City Boutique
The Baodi Chongqing Vientiane City boutique has an area of about 115 square meters. The well-designed store has both traditional and modern aesthetics, unique ingenuity, and the details show the brand aesthetics. Through the smooth glass showcase, watch lovers can admire the unique mechanical aesthetics and superb watchmaking skills of Breguet timepieces up close. The huge picture in the store brings a more shocking visual feast in the blend of light and shadow. The wall clock with the design prototype of the Queen of Naples series is elegant and full of poetry, interpreting the birth legend of the first watch in history. The exclusive VIP space in the store creates a more comfortable and quiet atmosphere for watch lovers.
Chic and elegant space layout in the boutique
Selection of treasure timepieces in display cabinets
Exclusive space for VIPs to stop and talk
The Breguet brand was founded in 1775 and has a history of 243 years of uninterrupted watchmaking. It is a pioneering brand of invention of precious timepieces from Ru Valley, Switzerland. From the 18th century to the present, Breguet has conquered all the kings and the Industry leaders have promoted the development of the watch industry, influenced the European cultural history, and demonstrated the profound historical heritage that every watch brand aspires to have.
In 1775, Abraham-Louis Breguet started his business on the embankment of Paris
Mr. Bao Di is known as the ‘Father of Modern Watchmaking’, enjoying more than 70% of the inventions in the industry, creating and leading the aesthetics and artistic concepts of top timepieces, and a perfect fusion of the two. With Breguet, you have both Einstein’s creativity and Beethoven’s artistic sense. Breguet watches, with simple lines and refined design, show a unique Breguet style. At the same time, they have the highest mechanical technology, both inside and outside. To this day, many important inventions of Master Breguet are still the objects cited and eager to be surpassed by every watch brand.
This collection is inspired by Abraham-Louis Breguet’s subscription reservation pocket watch. It cleverly combines classic and avant-garde style, which is an innovative masterpiece that breaks through traditional design. Through the mirror, you can see the beauty of the micro-mechanical structure. French centripetally symmetrical plywood, various gears of the movement, Pare-chute invented by Breguet in 1790, etc. The layout is neat and beautiful, and the flawless craft more than two centuries ago Show.
Breguet Tradition Series 7047 Sesame Chain Tourbillon Watch (Platinum)
Renowned for its timeless aesthetics, it symbolizes the purest Breguet style. Whether it is a slim style or equipped with complex functions, the brand tradition and original features are united. Since the 16th century, engraved flowers have been favored by watchmakers. Initially, engraved flowers were only used to decorate the case. Soon after, Mr. Bao Di applied this technique to dial decoration, carving the dial into a real work of art, showing his unremitting efforts to create extraordinary craftsmanship. The Breguet hands were designed in 1783 and became very popular as soon as they became available. Since then, the Breguet hands have become a common term in watchmaking. The coin decoration on the edge of the case is a beautiful symbol of money, power and status. In addition, Breguet’s digital design, invisible signature, and independent numbering are all signs that Breguet knows at a glance.
Breguet Classique 5367 ultra-thin self-winding tourbillon watch (new Basel 2018)
Incorporating new design elements in 2017, the original bracelet lugs, new coin decoration, engraved wavy ornaments, and widened ‘B’ crown design, etc., fully integrate modern style and vitality. In 1815, Abraham-Louis Breguet was awarded the title of ‘Royal Watchmaker of the Royal French Navy’ by King Louis XVIII of France. This was a supreme position for watchmakers.
Breguet Marine Series 5887 Time Equation Watch (Rose Gold)
The tonneau-shaped case subtly blends Breguet’s classic features into a modern watch. The perfect combination of the rounded arc of the case and the hand-engraved delicate dial, the two sides of the case and dial are a rigorous test of the master craftsmanship, exposing the brand’s exquisite craftsmanship. Curves curved in both axes fit the wrist better.
Breguet Héritage 5497 Tourbillon Watch (Rose Gold)
Reine de Naples
Its design inspiration comes from the first ever watch created by Master Breguet for Caroline Murat, the Queen of Naples. During the Baselworld Jewellery & Watch Fair 2018, the Reine de Naples Queen of Naples series 8908 watch is launched, featuring a rose gold case set with 128 brilliant-cut diamonds and a dial with Tahiti mother-of-pearl, and the outer edge is decorated Coin decoration, crown at 5 o’clock. The entire case is shaped like the letter Q, meaning Q for Queen. This new product reproduces the dial layout of the first watch-the power reserve at 12 o’clock and the moon phase profit and loss display, the eccentric scale ring and the small second dial are located at 6 and 7 o’clock, respectively, showing the noble elegance of women .
Breguet Reine de Naples Queen Naples 8908 (new Basel 2018)
Type XX series chronograph
This series was developed by Breguet in the 1950s for the French Air Force and the Naval Air Corps. Until the early 1980s, the French National Air Force and the Navy were still equipped with this prestigious watch. The fifth-generation grandson of Master Breguet, Louis Charles Breguet, adhering to the innovative spirit of Master Breguet, has made great achievements in the aviation field that his ancestors have never been involved in, and successfully developed the helicopter rotorcraft, Breguet ‘ 14 ‘fighters. In 1935, Breguet launched its first chronograph watch. About 20 years later, Breguet developed Type XX models for the French military. Today, the civilian version of this model joins the Breguet product series, and is also equipped with an automatic movement and equipped with a flyback timing function. Its sports style and distinctive style are loved by fans who seek simplicity, originality and technology.
Breguet Type XX series 3817 chronograph rose gold (limited to 111 pieces worldwide)
Breguet watchmakers and jewellery masters take inspiration from prominent women who have historically loved Breguet timepieces. They select high-quality diamonds for fine cutting, and after precise and complex inlaying processes, they create exquisite and precious jewelry timepieces. To pay tribute to modern women and their elegant aesthetics.
Breguet High Jewellery “Mary Antoinette” watch
As a pioneer of timepiece invention, Breguet promoted the development of the entire watch industry with its outstanding innovation ability and extraordinary watchmaking skills, which coincided with the mountain city of Chongqing, which has a long history and a full sense of modernity. Breguet’s timepieces and long history invite you to visit the boutique of Vientiane City in Chongqing to appreciate the exquisite watchmaking technology and review the outstanding innovations.
Breguet Marine Series 5887 Time Equation Watch with Tourbillon Bridge engraved with ‘Royal Navy’
The Breguet Reine de Naples Queen of Naples series tour exhibition will be open to the public from August 10, 2018 to August 19, 2018 in the atrium of Vientiane City, Chongqing, for guests to enjoy the precious and unique jewelry inlay craftsmanship. Relive the legendary story between Breguet and your distinguished patrons in history and the history of the creation of the first watch in history. Learn more about Breguet’s immortal contribution to the revolution of the watch industry.
Breguet jewelry setting process
Baodi Boutique-Chongqing Vientiane City Store
Address: Shop L197, L1, Chongqing China Resources Vientiane City, Xiejiawan Main Street, Jiulongpo District, Chongqing
For more information: (86 23) 68163655