• Louis Erard Excellence Guilloché Main Brings Centuries-Old Craft Into the 21st Century

    2 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Louis Erard has dropped a second, limited edition entry into its artisan series, that focuses on offering traditionally high-end crafts at more accessible prices, with the Excellence Guilloché Main. The guilloché Trompe l'oeil pattern on the dial is created at Swiss dial maker, Fehr, using a 100-year-old rose engine lathe, a machine controlled using hand and eye by an operator using with a series a cams, feeler, cranks and chisels, a craft which is a mixture of dexterity and experience. Each of the 99 dials in the series are produced by the same artisan, helping them develop a vital rhythm...
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