Founded in 1735 by Jehan-Jacques Blancpain, the eponymous fine watchmaking Manufacture is the world’s oldest watch Brand. As a guardian of the watchmaking tradition, Blancpain is committed to constantly innovate and transmit its expertise from one generation to the next. Gathered in its two production facilities located in Le Sentier and Le Brassus, Blancpain’s watchmakers and craftsmen create exceptional timepieces every year, including the classic Villeret, the legendary Fifty Fathoms diver’s watch, the dainty Women models and the one-of-a-kind Métiers d’Art pieces.
Villeret Tourbillon Volant Heure Sautante Minute Rétrograde
The Manufacture is pairing flying tourbillon, which was the first of its kind to equip a wristwatch at the time of its launch in 1989, with jump hours and retrograde minutes. In addition to the remarkable construction of the tourbillon, which appears to be floating on air, this timepiece is distinguished by an entirely decorated movement and a grand feu enamel dial handcrafted in the Blancpain workshops.
Villeret Quantième Phases de Lune
In keeping with tradition, the watch Manufacture introduces a new women’s timepiece that is both pure and timeless. This model, presented in a red gold version, displays complications emblematic of the brand as well as the aesthetic codes of the Villeret collection.
Fifty Fathoms Automatique
An acknowledged virtuoso of complication watches, Blancpain also created the world’s first modern diver’s watch, the famous “Fifty Fathoms”, in 1953.The Manufacture in Le Brassus now this watchmaking and nautical sports legend by developing a self-winding watch equipped with a brand-new calibre. Water-resistant to 300 metres and endowed with essential characteristics of diver’s watches, this new wave of Fifty Fathoms watch marries black dials, bezels and straps with 45 mm-diameter cases in steel or red gold.
Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe Chronographe Flyback
The Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe diver's watch is one of Blancpain's must-haves. It owes its aura to its remarkable performance and robustness, as well as to its unique style, which has evolved over the years while respecting the collection’s DNA. Adorned in green from dial to bezel; a shade enhanced by peerless expertise and skills in terms of dial-making, This natural-coloured chronograph timepiece is the ideal ally for any situation, whether underwater, on land or in the air.