Live From SIHH 2019 – Christoph Grainger-Herr of IWC Watches

With the SIHH 2019 going full speed ahead, it is the ideal opportunity for MONOCHROME to present to you the oddities of this current year live, and with articles and photographs as well as with recordings. To begin with we have Christoph Grainger-Herr, CEO of IWC Watches, disclosing all you require to think about the 2019 assortment – which, you may have speculated, is centered around pilot’s watches.

Pilot’s watches are one of the primary reaches at IWC, and absolutely perhaps the most productive assortments. While IWC has would in general recharge assortments once per year, times are changing and Mr Grainger-Herr needs greater steadiness. This is the reason why the symbolic pieces – Big Pilot and Mark XVIII – have been left untouched.

There are three concentrations at the SIHH 2019 for IWC Watches:

  • The Spitfire assortment, with apparatus pieces, decreased width, all furnished with in-house developments – and generally speaking, a cool, marginally vintage look – pieces like the Automatic , the Timezoner , the Chronograph or the UTC .
  • The TOP GUN assortment, with sportier, bolder pieces, presenting another material for the brand; Ceratanium – a combination of the stun obstruction of titanium with the strong dark shade of fired. Inside this assortment, the principle feature is the DoppelChronograph , which we previously introduced here.
  • The Petit Prince assortment, with the presentation of Hard Gold, an exceptional amalgam which is multiple times more safe than standard gold, has been utilized on the complex  Constant Force “Le Petit Prince” .

For more subtleties, look at the video at the highest point of this article just as our inclusion of the SIHH 2019 oddities of IWC Watches on MONOCHROME. iwc.com .