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No other jewelry at home, which would be able to tell a story in such a vivid manner, as does the «Van Cleef & Arpels».

Fabulous creatures circling in the dance to the audience, watching excitedly as the shimmering jewels and complications, so flawlessly ruling ball.

This year, at the SIHH «Van Cleef & Arpels» introduced a whole range of exciting women’s jewelry, which, moreover, show the time, lighting up his path brilliance of gemstones.

At the same flora – one of the favorite themes of time at home – has brought its own rhythm, freshness and eternal metamorphosis in floral creations «haute joaillerie».

And unique, and serial models of the collection «Le Jardin» together form a garden, rich with charming and gentle shades.

Mastery of this watch is always delicate and poetic, and precious flowers are remarkably similar to their living prototypes of the botanical world.

Watch with a secret «Van Cleef & Arpels Pivoine Secrète» Watches «Pivoine Secrete» inspired by the lush peony.

Years of fragrant flowers that bloom in late spring, with compound leaves and flowers, ranging in color from white and purple, to – yellow.

Van Cleef & Arpels Pivoine Secrète Creation «Van Cleef & Arpels» most closely resembles Paeonia lactiflora James Kelway, flower with one or two rows of broad petals of white or pale-pink color and yellow halo.

This variety was bred by James Kelveem in 1900, which gave him his name.

Masters «Van Cleef & Arpels» recreated the beautiful white petals of Paeonia lactiflora of gold and diamonds, and yellow heart – from Spessartite.

Paeonia lactiflora James Kelway Feature hours «Pivoine» – in a difficult fixture petals, which makes the image of the flower surround and amazingly realistic.

Center hours of unique moves, opening 10 mm dial, inlaid yellow, almost orange, Spessartite.

Fluffy white gold leaves with white diamonds and green tourmaline bracelet entwine elegant rose gold, decorated with pink sapphires and clasp in the form of a bow.

Technical details «Van Cleef & Arpels Pivoine Secrète» Dial: 10 mm, yellow and white gold, diamonds, pink sapphires, yellow Spessartite, “mint” tourmaline.

Movement: Quartz.

Functions: hours, minutes.

Limited Edition: unique.

Bracelet Watch «Van Cleef & Arpels Myosotis» Logger – the mythical and historical flower that symbolizes undying love, loyalty and memory.

Its Latin name, Myosótis, comes from the Greek expression that describes the shape of a flower – “mouse ear”.

Everyone is familiar with the romantic name of forget-me-come to us from the German myth, which it named Vergissmeinnicht (literally “do not forget me”).

It is said that the English translation of the name, – forget-me-not, – about 1400 years.

Myosotis flowers are usually blue, white, yellow or pink Flowers nezabudok that are blue, pink, white and yellow, usually not more than one centimeter in diameter.

Therefore, 12 mm dial «Van Cleef & Arpels Myosotis» a little more than flowers.

Jewelry creations «Van Cleef & Arpels Myosotis» like the whole flowering plant, woven into the bracelet.

In the free position bracelet forms a wreath in soft yellow, blue and pink colors.

Wearing on his wrist, he takes on a new look, revealing a flower bed of pink gold and pink sapphires.

All work captures the imagination amazing volume, thanks to a two-tier architecture and a variety of items made of gold and precious stones that are perfectly combined, depicting romantic bunch of flowers.

«Myosotis» is a bracelet watch, without a secret, so the dial, decorated with white gold and blue sapphires, are always open.

Van Cleef & Arpels Myosotis Technical details «Van Cleef & Arpels Myosotis» Dial: 12 mm, white and rose gold, blue, yellow and pink sapphires.

Movement: Quartz.

Functions: hours, minutes.

Limited edition: established in a single copy.

Watch with a secret «Van Cleef & Arpels Chrysanthème» «Chrysanthème» – a French name and chrysanthemum theme jewelry pieces «Van Cleef & Arpels».

Chrysanthemum popular not only because of its luxurious appearance, but also by NASA statement that has an exceptional ability chrysanthemum cleaning and filtration of air.

Its flowers come in different colors, sizes and shapes, but the designers «Van Cleef & Arpels», seems to have decided to recreate the pink Chrysanthemum morifolium, also known as the “Garden Chrysanthemum.

” Chrysanthemum morifolium Jewelry trick here was to recreate a gradient of pink tones present in the flower.

For him, the brand masters used diamonds, pink sapphires and Spessartite in a frame of golden petals.

Each petal is different from other subtle changes in the size, shape and orientation, creating asymmetry inherent in living color.

Also of note is the idea of ​​using yellow and pink gold, which contrasts with a bracelet made of white gold and diamonds.

Dial inlaid red and orange Spessartite mimics the corolla of a flower, and is opened by a hidden mechanism.

The leaves of pink and yellow gold with white diamonds fall on the bracelet under the flower petals.

Van Cleef & Arpels Chrysanthème Secrète Watches «Chrysanthème» are also a fairly accurate picture of the flower.

Especially a great idea: to use three types of gems gradient crimson petals range.

Technical details «Van Cleef & Arpels Chrysanthème Secrète» Dial: 10 mm, yellow, white and pink gold, diamonds, sapphires and Spessartite.

Movement: Quartz.

Functions: hours, minutes.

Limited Edition: unique.

Watch with a secret «Van Cleef & Arpels Dandelion» We’ve all seen dandelions.

In fact, they would be hard not to notice.

Especially in spring, when they open a time of universal flowering.

Often regarded as weeds, the flowers of the field are an important source of the spring nectar for bees.

They can be found on all six continents.

The word «dandelion» comes from the French «dent de lion» ( «lion’s tooth”) – most likely because its petals are a little like the teeth of a lion.

It is also interesting as a plant disperses its seeds: after blooming flower head dries in a couple of days, and its petals and stamens fall off.

Instead, they offer fluffy sphere that carries the seeds flying away in the wind.

The German and Russian dandelion name derives just from this stage of the flower of life, (it Pusteblume -.

Loosely translated means “flower blow”).

Van Cleef & Arpels Dandelion Watches «Van Cleef & Arpels Dandelion» – the perfect image of the infinite renewal of nature, created with absolute attention to their living muse, and combines the motifs of yellow flowers and seed dispersal.

Each of the watch reveals the unique metamorphosis of the flower of life.

On the one hand – dandelion flower in yellow gold, inlaid with yellow diamonds, which is shifted to the side, revealing a bright yellow clock dial.

And at the other end – the brilliant light sphere, which is inserted into a special mechanism trembleuse, allowing diamonds to tremble, as if the delicate fluff of dandelion flower ready to come off and fly away with the wind.

All this is due to a bracelet decorated with alternating white and yellow diamonds that mimic the contour of the leaves.

Artful image of a dandelion in both its forms is very close to this flower.

A shimmering diamonds an trembleuse, which you can enjoy for hours – just a great idea! Technical details «Van Cleef & Arpels Dandelion Secrète» Dial: 10 mm, yellow, white and rose gold with yellow and white diamonds.

Movement: Quartz.

Functions: hours, minutes.

Limited edition: established in a single copy.

Bracelet Watch «Van Cleef & Arpels Pâquerette» Van Cleef & Arpels Pâquerette Daisy – is another extraordinary flower, showing the triumph of spring, and gemologists and jewelers «Van Cleef & Arpels».

The plant belongs to the family Asteraceae, and usually has white flowers and pink.

In the Scandinavian countries it is considered a symbol of spring, purity, honesty and integrity.

Clock «Paquerette», depicting obviously daisy field have the same architecture as the «Van Cleef & Arpels Myosotis».

Expertly matched pear-shaped diamonds depict petals and round yellow sapphires – beaters colors.

When the bracelet is on his wrist, revealing a precious flower of the grass green tsavorite, meadow of daisies as though alive.

In the center of the bracelet shines dial decorated with white diamonds and yellow gold bezel.

Technical details «Van Cleef & Arpels Pâquerette» Dial: 12 mm, yellow and white gold, white diamonds, yellow sapphires and green tsavorite.

Movement: Quartz.

Functions: hours, minutes.

Limited Edition: unique.

Watch with a secret «Van Cleef & Arpels Marguerite» Watches «Maruerite» also dedicated daisy, sometimes confused, and even chamomile chrysanthemum.

Its official name – Argyranthemum haouarytheum.

The most typical features include a single flower white petals – although they may be of a different color – and a bright yellow center.

On daisies such as daisies, traditionally wondering “likes, dislikes.

” This elegant creation – one of the iconic flowers of «Van Cleef & Arpels», which the company reinvents since 1920.

Van Cleef & Arpels Marguerite Secrète Now Daisy blossomed like a watch with a secret, the time in which is hidden under the core of the yellow sapphires.

Under the hood you will find a diamond dial, echoing the shimmering petals.

Watches «Marguerite» created with perfection and simplicity inherent in this fragile flower, and look very natural.

Especially the three-dimensional fine yellow corolla concealing dial.

In addition, continuing the tradition of clock-transformers, the watch also can be transplanted to a brooch, occupying a central place in the leaves of yellow gold, dug in the traditional technique of the jewelry house.

Polished openwork leaves seem to flutter in the wind, making the game highlights and warm reflections.

Brooch Van Cleef & Arpels Marguerite Technical details «Van Cleef & Arpels Marguerite Secrète» Case: 36 mm.

Dial: 12 mm.

White and yellow gold, white diamonds and yellow sapphires.

Movement: Quartz.

Functions: hours, minutes.

Strap: Black «Gros grain» with white gold clasp and diamonds.

Brooch: yellow and white gold with diamonds.

Issue: small series.

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