Top Highlights & Unveilings at Baselworld 2018
At Baselworld 2018, the world’s top brands and influencers of watches, jewelry and gemstones came together for an extraordinary exhibition.
Over seven successful days, top brands such as Rolex, Swatch Group, Patek Phillippe, LVMH, BVLGARI, Chopard, Hublot and Chanel presented the latest innovations and the most premium timepieces available today.
Hundreds of new watches were unveiled at the show, from impressive tourbillons, minute repeaters and perpetual calendars to gemstone-set jewelry timepieces.
From intricate, advanced timepieces to million-dollar high jewelry watches, there was a dazzling display of horology at Baselworld 2018.
The million-dollar Hublot Big Bang Tourbillon High Jewelry piece is set with 380 tapered baguette diamonds for a total of 13.5 carats.
One of the most colorful Rolex watches was unveiled, the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona Rainbow, set with 56 diamonds and a rainbow gradient of sapphires.
Rolex’s CEO Jean-Frédéric Dufour said, “We are very happy with this year’s edition of Baselworld. Our new products were extremely well received by our clients and the press. This annual event remains a ‘must’ for the Swiss watch industry, its evolution and its dynamism, which was proven by the strong participation and the avid enthusiasm. We are looking forward to Baselworld 2019!”
Over the action-packed multi-day show, the top haute horology brands did not disappoint with remarkable, luxurious new timepieces and innovations.
Ocean Blue World looks forward to Baselworld 2019!