Vacheron Constantin's Egérie A Timepiece That Has Been Designed With Women In Mind
ELLE Singapore|December 2021
Vacheron Constantin’s Egérie is not just another diamond -studded women’s watch, it’s a timepiece that has been designed with women in mind — from the first concept to the finished product
Caroline Suganda

When Vacheron Constantin decided on an entirely new ladies collection, it’s a new chapter written for its 266 years of history. As one of oldest watchmakers in the world who have been producing clocks and watches uninterrupted since 1755, the Swiss watchmaker has done some ladies timepieces as a part of their iconic Overseas and Patrimony collection, and even a feminine take on high watchmaking pieces in the past. But the Égérie is a special one.

Translating the watchmaker’s idea of a woman into a watch, the Égérie, which means “muse” in French, is the name of Vacheron Constantin’s watch collection that was designed exclusively for women. Like haute couture, this range shows what happens when technical precision and prowess meet impeccable craftsmanship: Haute horology that is not only impressive on the inside, but also beautiful on the outside.

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