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SAVOIR VIVRE PRECIOUS OBJECTS URBAN. Sommerwolle, wasserabweisendem Nylon, Jersey und Techmerino sind ein Auszug der DNA der Kreationen von Z Zegna. Summer wool, water-repellent nylon, jersey and Techmerino are just a part of the DNA of Z Zegna‘s creations. STICKEREIKUNST. Hublots Kooperation mit St. Gallener Handwerkskunst gipfelt in der „Big Band Broderie“. ART OF EMBROIDERY. Hublot‘s use of traditional embroidery craftsmanship from St. Gall culminates in the “Big Band Broderie”. Quality and individuality are focal points at Degenkolb / Sitte Vienna. Every piece made by the exclusive, Austrian women´s knitwear brand, is hand-made, unique and fits if tailored to the owner. Unique, elegant, modern and yet comfortable without seeming boring is how best to describe the knitwear line by Sitte Vienna, a traditional brand with over 40 years of history. Alongside the high quality and incomparable design, Sitte Vienna Knitwear is an insider´s tip for women who enjoy travelling frequently and make comfortable, individual fashion a priority. All pieces are produced exclusively in Austria, and are subject to very high social and ecological standarts. Knitwear clothing from Sitte is an easy to care for, long lasting, favourite item of clothing produced only in limited numbers. Spanx and feminine dresses designed by Frank Lyman complete the offer. An office friendly look that goes hand in hand with a high, feel-good factor. Stitch for stitch. LUXUSSCHLANGE. Die neue „Serpenti Tubogas“ von Bulgari fasziniert mit Sonnenschliff-Zifferblatt und applizierten Indizes. LUXURY SNAKE. The new “Serpenti Tubogas” from Bulgari has a fascinating sunburst dial and hand-applied indexes. understated luxury. The technical sophistication, clear lines, curved glasses, delicately processed dials and fine leather reveal the aspiration for accuracy and precision. Rarity and reducing everything to the essentials is a part of the company‘s philosophy. Degenkolb • Weihburggasse 17 • 1010 Wien Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 10.00 am to 6.00 pm, or 24 hours at www.degenkolb.at GEHEIMNISVOLL. Ein scheinbar schwebendes Uhrwerk hat Cartier in der „Rotonde de Cartier Astromystérieux“ verbaut. MYSTERIOUS. The watch movement that Cartier has built into the “Rotonde de Cartier Astromystérieux” appears to be floating . ROSE. Die „Princess“-Ringe von Heldwein faszinieren dank Morganit, Turmalin, Zirkon und Diamanten in unterschiedlichen Nuancen. The “Princess” rings designed by Heldwein are fascinating thanks to morganite, tourmaline, zircon and diamonds in various shades. PHOTOS: LAZIZ HAMANI, CARMINE ARRICHIELLO, BEIGESTELLT Fine anniversary collections With 85 years of Reverso, Jaeger-LeCoultre has a big anniversary to celebrate, which it has done fittingly by releasing limited editions and by enabling customers to put together their own individual models. The manufacturer Parmigiani is celebrating its 20- year company anniversary and has created amazing new products, such as the Tonda Chronor Anniversaire, which is the company‘s first watch mechanism with an integrated gold chronograph movement. Montblanc is celebrating its 110-year company anniversary with its new 4810 Collection by focusing on the golden age of sea faring across the Atlantic ocean. Radiant aura After watches, jewellery is the second-most important way people express their personality. Precious stones and diamonds should be given preference, from a fashionable aspect as well as for value appreciation. In Austria especially, traditional jewellers such as A.E. Köchert, Schullin or Heldwein, who design and make contemporary creations in their studios, are pioneers of good taste. 22. April – 19. Juni 2016 Oliver Laric Gerald Domenig James Lee Byars 1. Juli – 28. August 2016 Vincent Fecteau Manon de Boer secession Friedrichstraße 12 A -1010 Wien www.secession.at 106 Cercle Diplomatique 1/2016