The timepiece Villeret is inspired by the Blancpain’s early struggle in making the quality timepieces for watch enthusiasts that can cover the aspect of a fully enhanced and refined, elegant timepiece. The village where Blancpain was born, is the Villeret, so to honor the brand’s early struggle, the reinvented version of Blancpain with the same name as the village was seen.
Mark president and CEO of the Blancpain refer to this timepiece as the mixture of classism and innovative technology. Villeret, in fact, a dress watch of the series with a more royalistic and luxurious look. On the one part, this timepiece is optimal in its timeless elegance, and on the other hand, many complicated watch features are embedded within a high-quality slim case.
Many exclusive versions of this range were also seen in this range featuring enhanced watch features.
Let’s see what the different complications and exclusive models of this range.
Diamond -studded Edition
The exclusive version of the series is studded with different diamonds on the bezel ring with a golden case. The premium version of this series has a mind-boggling reflection over your wrist.
The indexes of the timepieces also has a diamond studs over the golden borders. The case and bracelet are gold-plated, and the crown is traditionally designed. It also has an embedded date at 3 o’clock. While the 12, 9, and 6 are the roman numerals.
The brand’s logo is featured at 12 o’clock, and the second-hand marker at the top side has a brand’s logo head . while the rest of the markers are classical and covered with luminescent material.
The bracelet of this exclusive edition is also gold-plated and contains different links. This timepiece is manufactured for high-profile personalities and ready to shine on the wrist equally of men and women.
Not only is it elegant and magnificent but also powered by Blancpain in-house caliber for enhanced precisional rate and optimal quality. The automatic caliber manufactured by the brand is based on quality material; the number of individual components is fine-tuned together within a single case. The caliber six starting series is featured in this timepiece.
As of this timepiece, many other exclusive and premium editions were also seen in this range, let’s have a look on these complications.
Different Complications seen in the Villeret series
● Moon-Phase Complication
The moon-phase is one of the most-complicated features seen in luxury watches. These things take mastery in manufacturing high-quality timepieces as it is a work in which no-error is required.
The moon phase complication in the Villeret watches are seen on the twelve o’clock and is embedded on the caliber. So, to ensure this level of complexity, the most-enhanced technical specification is required within the timepiece to fulfill this factor.
The moon phase ring on the villeret caliber is the ring on which stars and moons are engraved. All the working of this feature is based on the caliber power reserve, which should be long-lasting.
● Fly Back Chronograph
Flyback chronograph is also seen in the Villeret watches, featured in top models of this series. The chronographs all are COSC certified, so the certification from the Swiss is not quickly taken, as the timepiece has to be passed through series of different tests to ensure that it is now certified to be called a Swiss clock.
When the flyback edition was launched in this range, it made other brands silent as to make this level of complication within a chicky case is a crucial task to accomplish.
● Full Calendar
Embedding calendar within the case, make the timepiece reflects an entirely utilitarian watch to be used. Villeret series also has some premium versions with several complications within the surveillance and full calender showing individually date and time with even a moon phase complication is seen in this range, which makes this device an optimistic gadget to behave if you are a businessman.
Wristwatches with the tourbillon feature usually are expensive. They are thick, but Blancpain somehow managed to overcome this factor as to provide this level of featured watch within an attractive price point and also in a slim case.
There is a vast collection of Villeret watches with some top models featuring a tourbillon; you can find one that is ideal for your lifestyle, or if it seems expensive, a preowned watch in good conditions can be found.