GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >> Fashion and Lifestyle

 
  Share

Dubai, UAE, June 15, 2017: CITIZEN is pleased to announce the release of two new models from CITIZEN L, which will make for perfect gifts for the woman who knows her style, on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr. The first model is from the Ambiluna collection—in its second year, the new Ambiluna features a limited colour to the lacquer-made Urushi-drop and comes with a special bangle. The second model is playful yet elegant design with large diamonds.

CITIZEN L is a ladies' watch brand from CITIZEN which launched in Europe and North America in 2012 and now available in nearly 50 countries globally. CITIZEN proposes a new style of luxury watch for women who embrace their lives in the 21st century with beauty and power, having Yoshiko Ikoma as the brand advisor since 2016.

CITIZEN L is a new lady's watch brand that has the attractive jewellery-like design and features light-powered Eco-Drive, based on CITIZEN's ethical product making.

1: Eco-Drive is CITIZEN' s proprietary technology that powers watches using any natural or artificial light source, eliminating the need to replace batteries. Certified as an Eco Mark product for the first time in the watch industry.

CITIZEN is proud to announce the release of the world's limited edition of Ambiluna, a conceptual collection from CITIZEN L in Autumn 2017. The architect, Mr. Sou Fujimoto, recognized for his novel approach to architecture embodied in various global projects, continues to oversee the brand as its advisor.

Design theme of Ambiluna, moon-glazed sapphire crystal, expressing the absolute light

“Absolute light,” - a concept proposed by the architect, Sou Fujimoto. It is a new design-led approach to watch that tells the concept of ambiguous time with the transience of light. The key feature is the moon-glazed sapphire crystal that takes its image from a soft and misty moon light. The rich expression of the gradual shift in the light is created by frosting a highly-translucent sapphire crystal. It is an entirely new concept in watches where it is not a tool to check time but to put on light itself. This moon-glazed sapphire crystal is featured in all Ambiluna models.

Limited Edition: the presence of shadow that accentuates light

The distinctive motif at the 11 o'clock position is Urushi drops, a modern rendition of Japanese tradition of lacquer art of Urushi which is carefully crafted by time honored “Urushi Sakamoto.” The exquisite gradation of silver to black that extends inwards gives it a chic yet deep radiance in the light, like “Starry clouds”. By applying black colour to the design, we want to highlight the presence of shadow that in fact accentuates light, hence the design concept “absolute light” is more highlighted. A single diamond is set between the case and Urushi drop, giving a beautiful tension in the design while functioning as an index to show 12 o'clock.

Special bangle: “Ring of Light”

This special bangle is designed for CITIZEN L by the artist duo, “MONOCIRCUS.” Inspired from the theme, “absolute light”, the design aimed to give shape to rings of

light. The 3D printer-based design allowed the freedom for a complex geometric shape, giving the bangle a unique appeal. Let the bangle together with the watch bring a beautiful accent to your wrist.

CITIZEN L Ambiluna Collection
Ref: EW5499-54A
Launch:
Autumn 2017
Limited Number: 1,000 sets worldwide
Case / band: Stainless steel(with Urushi drop 1 diamond)/ stainless steel
* Silver powder is used for Urushi drops.
Crystal: Sapphire Crystal
Dial colour: White
Size: diameter 27.3mm/ thickness 9.4mm
*Design specification only
Movement: Caliber: B035 / Eco-Drive / Accuracy of ±15 seconds per month / Runs 7 months on full charge / WR 50
Carbon footprint: 6.1kg
Other: Limited box Special bangle (brass + rhodium plating)

Special Collaboration

Bangle; Monocircus
Established in 2011, Monocircus is about creating various forms of art and design works, ranging from small objects such as jewelry to large-scale art and architectural works with a key concept of seeking ways to constantly enrich daily life with Art and Design. 3D Printing technology is one predominant method that is employed to develop the various signature products of Monocircus.

URUSHI:SAKAMOTO CO., LTD
Founded in 1900, URUSHI SAKAMOTO CO., LTD is a renowned, long-established Japanese lacquer manufacturer. Under the theme of “Infusion of tradition and modern concepts,” its wide product lineup ranges from accessories to industrial products. Currently URUSHI SAKAMATO CO. is establishing partnerships with companies from various industries to communicate the excellence of Japanese lacuquerware worldwide.

Elegant watch that entices with large diamonds
In pursuit of beauty in the eternal design of a watch, CITIZEN L.
The new model accentuated by large 5 diamonds

With a large diamond droplet, inspired from oasis
Like an oasis that breathes life into a bare land, the large diamond piece sits between the case bezel and the surrounding ring which rotates itself as it freely moves like an arc giving off that iconic glow. 4 other diamonds are embedded onto the super-translucent sapphire crystal, conceiving a beautiful 4-diamond layer with those placed on the dial. Together they conjure an image of water and vivacious bubbles welling up from earth.

CITIZEN L
Ref: EW5524-16E / EW5520-84D / EW5528-82E

Launch: Autumn 2017
Limited Number: 3,000 pcs worldwide
Case / Band: Stainless steel (with 1 diamond) / Synthetic satin leather
Stainless steel (with 1 diamond) / Stainless steel
Crystal: Sapphire Crystal (with 2 diamonds)
Dial: Black (with 2 diamonds) / Mother of pearl (with 2 diamonds) / Black (with 2 diamonds)
Size: diameter 32.5mm / thickness 8.3mm * Design specification only
Movement: Cal.B036 / Eco-Drive / Accuracy of ±15 per month / Runs for about 7 months on full charge / WR 50
Carbon Footprint: 6.6kg / 9.2kg
Total Carat of Diamonds: 0.12ct



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 31988 times
Posted on : Thursday, June 15, 2017  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : The Admiral sets sail on an ocean of colours
Next Story : RAYMOND WEIL Shine Etoile makes a stunning Eid gift
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
RUNWAY DUBAI creates a new buzz campaign for fashion tourism
Time for Some AIGNER Love
Achieve whiter teeth at home with Spotlight Teeth White Strips
SUC signed MOU with Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah
Golden Bridge Rectangle Diamonds Celebrates The Virtuosity Of Art Deco Design Genius
Gift gorgeous skin this festive season.
Calvin Klein Presents Steadfast Collection
Sthan, bringing you authentic Frontier food from beyond borders, is now open in Dubai
BOSS watches presents Navigator Collection
Absolutely Rejuvenated Skin to Start the New Year
Coach Women's Lex Stainless Steel Bracelet Watch Collection
Mohammed bin Rashid Launches UAE Astronaut Programme
Glamazle.com names a Lipstick after Yardstick Marketing as a testimonial to the ...
Step into 2018 with skinade & slow down the signs of ageing
‘Artistry' - Branded Jewellery show at Malabar Gold & Diamonds' outlet in Meena ...
With the Increasing Trend of Grooming Among Men, Kaya Skin Clinic Launches an Ex...
Together for Egyptian Cinema: A Million happy viewers
SUC Conducted the 10th CEO Lecture Series
Nouveau Lashes & Beauty – The Aftercare Range
The First “Dilmah Silver Jubilee Gourmet” in a Middle East Hotel Opens in Pullma...
Lg V30+ Launches in the Uae and Makes Its Way Into Customers' Pockets and Lives
LG bets high on Premium TV Market with industry leading OLED Technology
Over 200 developers across India participate in CREDAI's Indian Property Show
Unilever's Lipton Jebel Ali Tea Factory First in MENA to Achieve Bronze World Cl...
Dubai-based teen star Polina Butorina releases her debut album ‘Ocean of Emotions'
10 years on Bremont refreshes ALT1-P range
Switzerland wins a Good Design Award for the first chronograph-watch in history
Win 3000 Dollars with Splash
Saint Honore presents the distinguished Haussmann for men in an elegant avatar
Sleigh your style with women'secret's festive collection
LPG Endermologie provides tips for you to stay healthy and glowing inside and out
Ghantoot present 17th Emirates Open Polo Championship International
Al Tayer Motors Celebrates 100 Years of Ford Pick-up Trucks
Joyalukkas the World's Favourite Jeweller Now Launches in South Extension, Delhi
DIFF Welcomes Robert Bosch Stiftung to the Festival's 14th Edition
Registration Opens for the Fazza Championships for Falconry 2018
Festive and NYE Happenings at Tub of Butter
SOUQ launches “Amazon Global Store” bringing over a million global products to t...
du Opens New Business Centre Facility at Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza)
Ring in the New Year with Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach in JBR at Fogueira, Speake...
Saxo Bank 2018 Outrageous Predictions: 2018 will be a true roller coaster ride c...
Lacoste Introduces Motion Collection
Party Season Essentials at Paris Gallery
De'longhi Bean-to-cup Coffee Machines
Huawei's ultimate gift guide for the 2017 Holiday Season
Green Hope on Former US Vice President Al Gore's 24 Hours of Climate Reality telecast
The du Youth Council Holds a Volunteering Day at Al Ain Zoo with People of Deter...
Indian realty in revival mode, says industry expert
DIFF Closes With Full Force on the Red Carpet
Cybercriminals Switching to Impersonation Attacks to Bypass Email Security Systems