Butterflies fluttered in the idyllic sea of flowers, and a beautiful and moving dance on the leaves was fascinating. It colorfully flew into the garden and stopped on the petals. Each small pause added a freedom, a sense of freedom, a sense of etherealness, and a charm to the magical nature. Since 1920, fantasy and ethereal butterflies have been a favorite theme of the family. At today’s Basel Haute Horlogerie Salon, Van Cleef & Arpels has once again used dancing butterflies as a source of design, and has launched this Van Cleef & Arpels Lady Arpels ™ Papillon Automate watch, which fully reflects the poetic and picturesque world. (Watch model: Lady Arpels ™ Papillon Automate)
Carefully crafted for beautiful wrists
In order to present this beauty to the world vividly, the family watchmaker uses a variety of exquisite craftsmanship to arrange various decorative elements on the dial in an orderly manner to form an elegant and embossed effect. The brand selects a variety of decorative techniques to capture the vitality and elegance of nature. The masters of Van Cleef & Arpels watchmaking workshops are the ‘golden hands’ who master these crafts. The entire dial is made in Geneva, Switzerland, and features many enamel techniques. The butterfly wings are decorated with two-color painted glass enamel, falling on the flower carved from mother-of-pearl, blooming dazzling light.
Van Cleef & Arpels’ poetic design has always been unexpected, and this watch today is a good example. The delicate butterfly stops on the petals, and the vivid butterfly wings flap and dance with the rotation of the hour and minute hands on the right side of the dial. Depending on the power reserve of the watch, the butterfly wings are generally flapped two to five times in a row, showing their beautiful beauty.
Smart and luxurious
Watch with diamond case
Snowflake-shaped diamonds are set on the 18k white gold case and bezel, exuding a dazzling sheen. It contrasts with the ‘natural landscape’ in the watch, and you can feel the natural mystery and feeling between the luxury and brilliance of the watch.
The device to control the butterfly is here
Watch special function button display
The elegant butterfly dance can be started at any time. Just press the button on the lower left side of the watch, and the butterfly will flap its wings five times in succession to perform an aerial dance.
Watch crown display
The crown is also embellished with brilliant diamonds, perfectly integrated with the watch, showing the overall style of the watch.
Watch back cover display
The secret design leaves more artistic space for the watch, and the sapphire crystal in the middle reveals a finely carved balance rotor. The back cover of the watch is also engraved with the natural scenery relief of butterfly flying, which contrasts with the butterfly on the disk, and presents a beautiful picture to the watcher in a movement and a silence. The watch is equipped with a self-winding mechanical movement developed exclusively by Van Cleef & Arpels and equipped with a push-button display mechanism. Has four Van Cleef & Arpels patented designs.
Watch strap display
The watch comes with a blue alligator leather strap, which is comfortable and easy to wear. Attaching an 18k white gold diamond buckle adds an extra luxury to the watch with the 18k white gold diamond case. At the same time, the pin buckle can well protect the watch from the wrist and not fall off easily.
Butterflies flutter with their wrists
Watch overall display
When the watch is not worn, the butterfly on the dial is set to fly 19 times per hour, and the total flapping frequency of the butterfly wings can reach 100 times per hour. rhythm. When the watch is worn on the wrist, the rhythm of the butterfly wings dance is accelerated. If the wrist is frequently swung, the butterfly wings can dance hundreds of times in a shorter time-30 minutes.
Watch overall display
Summary: ethereal and poetic design, glittering decoration, and butterflies that move with the wrist constitute the beautiful scroll on the dial of the Van Cleef & Arpels Lady Arpels Papillon Automate watch, allowing the wearer to watch the time while watching , Feel the magical charm of nature, and lament the brand’s unique mechanical watchmaking process. This watch is a limited edition, if you like it, you may wish to take a look at its specialty store.