The prestigious Swiss watchmaker opened in Baku a new point of sale in the multi-brand watch boutique Glampire Time Pieces.
The opening event invited over 40 watchmaking enthusiasts to discover the boutique and to assist to a private demonstration of miniature painting given by the brand’s master painter. For the occasion, the artist hand-painted the dial of the unique timepiece Petite Heure Minute Maiden Tower, a 12th-Century monument in the old city of Baku, one of the most distinctive national emblems of Azerbaijan.
Glampire boutique offers an immersion into the universe of Jaquet Droz and invites client to discover the iconic collections as the Grande Seconde, the Ateliers d’Art or the Automata.
The elegant interior turns an ordinary visit to a watch shop in an exciting and exquisite adventure. Here true connoisseurs of watchmaking can find the most exclusive and unique creations of the best Swiss watchmakers.
“Some watches tell time. Some tell a story”
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