DFS GROUP ANNOUNCES RETURN OF WORLD’S PREMIER EXHIBITION OF FINE WATCHES AND JEWELRY IN MACAU
THIRTY OF THE WORLD’S LEADING LUXURY BRANDS PRESENT MORE THAN 450 ICONIC PIECES AT NINTH ANNUAL MASTERS OF TIME
NOVEMBER 16, 2017 DFS Masters of Time, the world’s leading retail exhibition of fine watches and jewelry, returns to Macau this December for the ninth year exclusively at T Galleria by DFS, Macau. Held in partnership with Shoppes at Four Seasons, this year’s Masters of Time will explore the idea of memories with a curated collection that celebrates how collectors and brands commemorate the moments they hold dear. Bringing together over 450 fine watches and jewelry masterpieces from 30 brands, DFS’ team of watches and jewelry experts has assembled an unprecedented collection that showcases the best of design, technology and heritage for both men and women.
“For nearly a decade, DFS has created an unparalleled experience for the world’s top watches and jewelry collectors in the heart of Macau. At this year’s Masters of Time, we are proud to celebrate the masterpieces whose elegance and innovation evoke our most important memories, and have the ability to transport us to a special time or place. We’re thrilled to once again host the world’s top collectors who continue to build their collections and make history with DFS,” said Sibylle Scherer, DFS Group President Merchandising and Consumer Marketing.
Christophe Chaix, DFS Group Senior Vice President Fashion, Watches, Jewelry and Accessories, added, “This year’s Master of Time exhibition showcases a fantastic range of the latest novelties and innovations as well as iconic pieces from the worlds of watches and jewelry. Building a collection is intensely personal and through this year’s Masters of Time exhibition, we’re confident collectors will find unique and exceptional pieces that will stand the test of time.”
Available for viewing from December 9 – February 18, this year’s Masters of Time introduces for the first time a multisensory exhibition inspired by the theme of memories. Guests can tour the curated collection displayed amongst a series of interactive pop-up spaces. Evoking senses, emotions and experiences, Masters of Time will take guests on a journey of nostalgia, heritage and adventure, all while making new memories with DFS.
2017 DFS MASTERS OF TIME COLLECTION
Elegant, yet supremely functional, the Masters of Time collection promises to intrigue seasoned collectors and first-time buyers alike. At the core of this portfolio lies a passion for precision, design excellence and storied tradition. DFS’ watches and jewelry experts have searched the globe to curate the 2017 DFS Masters of Time Collection, which features exceptional pieces from brands including:
Arnold & Son; Angelus; Audemars Piguet; Blancpain; Breguet; Bulgari; Chopard; FRANCK MULLER; Girard-Perregaux; Glashütte Original; Grand Seiko; Hublot; IWC Schaffhausen; Jaeger-LeCoultre; Jaquet Droz; Officine Panerai; Piaget; Roger Dubuis; Romain Jerome; Tag Heuer; Tiffany & Co.; Ulysse Nardin; Vacheron Constantin; Van Cleef & Arpels; Zenith and more.
Highlights include: • Audemars Piguet - Royal Oak Tourbillon Extra-thin • Blancpain – Tribute to Fifty Fathoms MIL-SPEC • Breguet - Tradition Dame 7038 • Bulgari - Diva’s Dream High Jewelry Watch – DFS Special Edition – Unique Piece • Hublot - Techframe Ferrari 70 Years King Gold Tourbillon Chronograph • IWC - Da Vinci Perpetual Calendar Chronograph • Jaeger-LeCoultre – Master Gyrotourbillon 1 • Jaquet Droz - Lady 8 Flower • Piaget – Limelight Mediterranean Garden Necklace – Unique Piece • Roger Dubuis – Excalibur Aventador S • TAG Heuer - Carrera Caliber HEUER 02 T Automatic Chronograph 45mm DFS Masters of Time IX Special Edition • Ulysse Nardin - Marine Grand Deck Tourbillon • Vacheron Constantin - Heures Créatives Heure Romantique • Zenith - Defy El Primero 21
DFS Masters of Time is part of the DFS Masters Series, a signature program of exhibitions that also includes Masters of Wines and Spirits that takes place each year in Singapore. The Masters Series is a showcase of the pinnacle of DFS’ leadership and innovation in curating and creating exceptional experiences across its five pillars of luxury: Wines and Spirits, Beauty and Fragrances, Watches and Jewelry, Fashion and Accessories, and Food and Gifts.