Montblanc invites Swiss watchmakers to teach advanced watchmaking classes in Xi’an. Together with watch lovers, they will explore the 160-year tradition of excellence in watchmaking at the Minerva Watch Factory and share the pioneering spirit of Montblanc watchmaking. With surging passion.
(Xi’an, October 13, 2018) Today, Montblanc presents a special watchmaking class in Xi’an, inviting watch lovers to gather together, together with senior watchmakers from Switzerland, to taste the precision Design, experience the spirit of craftsmanship, explore the charm of the movement, share Montblanc’s 160-year tradition of excellence and exquisite craftsmanship from the legendary Minerva Watch Factory, and the passion of fine watchmaking.
The atmosphere of the advanced watchmaking class was lively. The guests had the opportunity to explore the world of Montblanc’s watches, fully understand the long history and craftsmanship of the Montblanc brand, taste the precision timepieces of multiple series, and talk about the experience of using watches. The Montblanc 1858 series with its unique retro style is inspired by the legendary Minerva professional military watches from the 1920s and 1930s. It instills the spirit of fearless adventure and pays tribute to the 160 years of excellent watchmaking history and heritage of Minerva Watch Factory. The modern new Montblanc Star Collection, while retaining all the key elements of this product line, incorporates watchmaking technology into new and exclusive self-made complication functions, continuously raises the technical limits of advanced watchmaking, and shows the millennials’ firm commitment to their ideals. And the passion for life; the self-confidence, timeless elegance and self-confidence contained in the simple and charming Montblanc Bohème series embodies the ‘Baoxi Women’s Spirit’: my heart is my own.
Montblanc’s senior watchmaker Tristan Celard also made a special trip to Xi’an from Switzerland to interpret Montblanc’s classic retro 1858 series in detail, and invited every guest to become a watchmaker in front of the watchmaking table, and to review the Montblanc 1858 series of watches Core disassembly and assembly experience, personal experience the soul of Montblanc fine watchmaking.
Montblanc’s watchmaking history can be traced back to 1858, just after the establishment of the Minerva Watch Factory. Since its establishment in the town of Viller, Switzerland, Minerva Watch Factory has become a world-renowned Swiss watchmaking expert with its extraordinary and accurate timekeeping function. Montblanc has been committed to exploring Minerva’s watchmaking traditions, seeking endless creative inspiration from historical classic watch functions, mechanical processes and design specifications. The Montblanc 1858 series inherits the classic soul in a very modern way. With its unique design and outstanding mechanical technology, it re-interprets the famous 1930s chronograph of Minerva, passing time to reproduce the classic. In 2018, at the 160th anniversary of the birth of Menela Watch Factory, Montblanc pays tribute to the fine watchmaking tradition of Menela Watch Factory with a century-long heritage. The watchmakers mastered their skills, unremitting passion and outstanding creativity. A masterpiece of watches with both personality and craftsmanship has made Montblanc create legendary classics and climb new heights on the road to fine watchmaking.
Since the brand was founded in 1906, Montblanc, named after Mont Blanc, the highest peak in Europe, has always created every product with the spirit of innovation and leading technology, and insists on the unremitting pursuit of superior quality, extraordinary performance and exquisite craftsmanship. The ancient city of Chang’an, the people and the spirit, the profound city pulse of Xi’an and the excellent tradition of Montblanc’s fine watchmaking perfectly match. Watchmakers have also inherited hundreds of years of Swiss watchmaking experience and devoted their ingenuity to the birth of Montblanc’s most precise and delicate timepiece masterpieces. Xi’an Montblanc Fine Watchmaking Class shares the passion for fine watchmaking with the future owners of Montblanc Timepieces.