For the first time since the beginning of Only Watch, Urwerk is participating to the auction. They are offering an Urwerk UR-103 Phoenix to Only Watch 2011.
A phoenix, symbol of renewal, is carved directly into the white gold case by Mr. Jean-Vincent Huguenin, who works with Urwerk since 1995.
Ulysse Nardin will be auctioning a special edition of the Freak Diavolo to Only Watch 2011. This watch is really an innovation in terms of design and technology.
The flying tourbillon that indicates the seconds and the flying carousel that indicates the minutes looks very amazing on this deep blue watch.
The original Tag Heuer Mikrograph was a limited edition of 150 pieces. This year for Only Watch 2011, Tag Heuer made a re-edition of this watch, rethinking completely the case into a more futuristic one.
The Mikrograph is originally a chronograph that can measures seconds up to 1/100th.
The new case looks very modern, raw and futuristic and bears the colors of Monaco : Red and white.
If you know Romain Jerome watches you will not be surprised to discover that the Rock the rock DNA contains the same stone that the ones Monaco was built on.
The Rock the rock has a PVD black case and a black ceramic bezel. the colors are interesting with the light brown, red and black.
On the dial you will find a longitude and latitude indicators that likely mark where the stone was taken at. You can bring your G.P.S and check this out while attending Only Watch 2011 !
This year, Richard Mille unlike other brands decided to give an already produced and worn watch to Only Watch 2011.
This seems at first a little bit rude but when you will know who wore this watch before, you will understand that it is worth much more than a « traditional » RM 027.
Piaget continue to improve its watchmaking skills by making the finest and thinest watches. This year Piaget has reinterpretation the Piaget Altiplano for Only Watch 2011.
The movement Calibre 838P Skeleton is highlighting the exceptional skills on Piaget artisans and watchmakers.
Patek Philippe has produced a very special watch for Only Watch 2011.
The reference 3939 has been produced by Patek Philippe for quite some time. It always came in gold or platinum but this time, the watch is in steel.
Montblanc will unveil the Montblanc Collection Villeret 1858 Vintage Pulsographe to Only Watch 2011. This Montblanc timepiece brings us back to 1930 where watches were used to measure small time laps.
For Only Watch 2011, MB&F will presents its MB&F HM4 special edition.
MB&F worked with well-known Chinese artist Huang Hankang on the piece and based it on the HM4 Thunderbolt watch. He discovered Huang Hankang via a painting of his depicting a Panda flying a rocket ship. The artist drawed the concept of the panda on a jeweler in Switzerland crafted it out of 18K white gold.
Maurice Lacroix will give a special edition of the Maurice Lacroix Masterpiece Roue Carrée Seconde to Only Watch 2011.
This timepiece is based on the original Masterpiece Roue Carrée Seconde, the first watch ever to feature a squared shaped second wheel.