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Dior Dazzlers

February 15, 2010

Tags: Christal Tourbillon (Rs 6cr.) ,Christal Automatic – Black- Permanent Edition (Rs 4lakh plus), La Mini D de Dior (Between Rs 23k to  Rs6.03lakhs)

Christal Tourbillon

Christal Tourbillon:The 42mm watch has a white gold case. The bezel is set with baguette diamonds and baguette rubies. The crown is set with a rose-cut diamond. It has a sapphire crystal case-back along with a limited edition number and personal message engraved. The dial is a transparent red sapphire crystal bearing the Dior logo. The hour and minute hands are polished and luminescent. Adorning the white gold bracelet are baguette diamonds and baguette rubies. It has a 3-blade unfolding clasp with push-buttons. It has a Calibre Dior Tourbillon with mechanical movement and manual winding. The tourbillon carriage bears a red sapphire crystal pyramid. There are 165 components and 19 rubies. Price: Rs 6 crores

Christal Automatic – Black- Permanent Edition

Christal Automatic Black

The 33m watch comes with a stainless steel bezel set with 80 diamonds, 16 black scratch-proof  synthetic crystal inserts, stainless steel crown with black pyramid sapphire crystal. The case back has screw-down transparent sapphire crystal, metallic Dior grey pattern. The dial is in black lacquered silver central ring, the inner ring set with 97 diamonds (0.45 carat).The bracelet is in 316L stainless steel set with black scratch-proof sapphire crystal pyramids. It holds Calibre ETA 2000.1 with 40-hour power reserve and 28, 800 vibrations per hour. The balancing wheel is in white lacquered. Price: Rs 4, 07,000.

La Mini D de Dior


In the mini format (19mm) with steel, yellow or pink gold set on a satin strap, the watch wittily revisits haute couture’s taste for fairytale proportions. And when it paves its dial with a leopard patterns in sapphires or diamonds and black lacquer, it pays tribute to Mitza Bricard, Christian Dior’s own elegant muse. It has a classic shape and the timepiece follows the strictest watch-making standards. With its precious stones and its lacquered finishing, this timepiece carries the poetic signature of Dior Fine Jewellery. Price :Between Rs 23,000 to Rs 6,03,800

Available at:  Watches of Switzerland, Swiss Boulevard and Pallazio, all Mumbai. Dior Boutique, The Oberoi Hotel and Dior Boutique, Emporio, both Delhi.