Marrying the art of jewellery and watchmaking, these ornamental timepieces carry a flame for the saying “A thing of beauty is a joy forever”.

Beauty, in its rousing glory, is the recurring force of the watchmaking craft for Jaeger Le-Coultre in creating its high jewellery masterpieces.

The beauty of the present time meets with exceptional craft traditions through this jeweller-craftsmen range created by the Manufacture’s artisans – the master jeweller has meticulously selected each precious stone, which are then skillfully set it into the watch dial, and using the best tools as demanded by this custom of sophisticated know-how.

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Expanding this prized craft with three new watches, Jaeger Le-Coultre presents works that further illustrate eloquent jewellery-making art.

Rendez-Vous Secret EDIT jaeger-lecoultre_rendez-vous_secret.jpg (original size)

Regarded as a showcase of the Grande Maison’s miniaturisation skills, this piece is encrusted with blue-tinged stones, and a slightly domed lid adorned with diamonds in brilliant, baguette and marquise cut shaped as a flower. This intricacy calls for a skilled gem-setter to bring out the brilliance of 304 stone embellishments. Upon a mother-of-pearl dial, ivy leaves are engraved, and a face magnified with blue sapphires. 

 Reverso One Duetto Jewelry EDIT jaeger-lecoultre_reverso_one_duetto_jewelry.jpg (original size)

Rejoicing in graceful elegance, the fine and elongated assets of a modernised 1930s Reverso model hinges on Art Deco, refined with the luminosity of diamonds. Three iconic Reverso gadroons are set on either side of the dial with rows of brilliant-cut diamonds. A gentle shimmer of stones bring out the Balinese mother-of-pearl dial of this geometric masterpiece.  

 Rendez-Vous Celestial edit jaeger-lecoultre_rendez-vous_celestial.jpg (original size)

True to its name, this Celestial model is inspired by the mesmerising Northern Lights with hues playing on deep blue to intense purple. Its hand-painted disc of lapis lazuli is set with an assortment of sapphires and diamonds and offers precise views of constellations and their movements, in a harmony of creativity and imagination. 

 Rendez-Vous Moon Medium 
edit 2 jaeger-lecoultre_rendez-vous_moon_medium.jpg (original size)Austere in comparison to the other three, the Rendez-Vous Moon Medium holds its own as in a jewelled interpretation of the moon’s many facets. The piece features an elongated dial with a sand-blasted finish that creates impressive depth and relief. Further exuding femininity, the watch face is circled with a row of brilliant-cut diamonds.

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