Luxe picks of the week
Corum enters the world of cricket by announcing cricketer Shikhar Dhawan as their ‘Brand Friend’. Each Corum timepiece celebrates intense life and power, and Shikhar symbolises these qualities. He is known to have stunned his fans and audience, when he stroked his way to the fastest Test century, as a debutant at Mohali in 2012-2013. Popular for his flamboyant personality with his ever-changing looks and the twirled moustache,Shikhar is an instant crowd favourite.
The 9th special edition ‘Sparkling Pink’ Breast Cancer watch is dedicated to support the pink movement and spread awareness about breast cancer. This timepiece comes in a rose gold case with crystals on the bezel. It has a multifunctional dial, textured in sunray white with the iconic bedazzled pink ribbon symbol at the 6 o’clock. Fastened with a white silicon strap, the watch is water resistant to 50mand is versatile for both day and night wear.
The art of paillonné enamelling is given pride of place on a pair of cufflinks. Each one incorporates a blue enamel disc requiring numerous attempts to achieve the perfect result: a superlative blue, deep, smooth and free from impurities. It intensifies the effect of the 18-carat red gold paillons, which the artisans have positioned symmetrically by hand. These cufflinks elevate the Jaquet Droz timepieces with a regal aspect to even greater heights.