A pink sapphire studded Dior VIII Grand Bal “Résille” model in limited edition of just 88 pieces have just being introduced by Maison Christian Dior. A wonderful gift for the special lady in your life for this Valentine’s Day.
The 33 mm beauty comes encased in a white high-tech ceramic and stainless steel case. Bezel is encrusted with 72 pink sapphires as well as a ring of mother-of-pearl. The front is covered by anti-reflective sapphire crystal glass and the crown is set with a white ceramic insert.
Adding more splendor to the white mother-of-pearl dial is the patent pending decoration of the functional openwork white gold oscillating weight – it is set with over 125 dazzling pink sapphires. Dial features faceted hour and minute hands.
Powered by the “Dior Inversé 8 1/4” caliber automatic movement, made especially for a 33 mm watch to accommodate the oscillating weight. Decorations on the oscillating weight arrives in several forms, some are as in this watch sapphires only, others variations include feathers and diamonds, and marquetry and diamonds. Its power reserve is 38 hours and water resistant up to 50 m. Movement is visible through the sapphire crystal caseback. The bracelet is made of white high-tech ceramic with pyramid-shaped links and an unfolding steel clasp. Pricing upon request.