2010 Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève: Choose Your Favorite Contestant

The 10th edition of the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie is nearly here. In advance of this year’s November 18th judging day, the list of nominees was recently released for the six categories in which pieces from the biggest names in luxury watches will compete. All participant watches were categorized as: 1. Classical [design] 2. Chronograph 3. Fashion/Design 4. Complication/Fine Watchmaking. SQUA.RE will be covering the November 18th contest as well, which will be held at The Geneva Grand Theater. Until then, please pick your favorite pieces from each category, and let us know which one you are voting for. My personal picks from each category are featured below.
[**Note: the list below includes selections from all participant watches, & is not limited to only nominees.**]

1. LADIES WATCH (watch details, prices & category nominees here)

Le Pont des Amoreux – Van Cleef & Arpels

Limelight Dancing Light – Piaget

Odyssey Lady Skeleton – Clerc

2. MEN’S WATCH (watch details, prices & category nominees here)

L.U.C. Louis-Ulysse – The Tribute – Chopard

Chronometre Bleu – F.P. Journe

FVa15 Column Regulator Automatique – Franc Vila

3. CONCEPT WATCH (watch details, prices & category nominees here)

Horological Machine No3 Frog - MB&F

Peel-Me! – Ludovic Lesemann

LeDIX Origine – Celsius

4. JEWELRY WATCH (watch details, prices & category nominees here)

BabyGraff Lady Diamond & Emerald – Graff

BR 01 Airborne 67 – Bell & Ross

High Jewelry Owl Watch – Chopard

5. COMPLEX DESIGN WATCH (watch details, prices & category nominees here)

Master Grande Tradition Grande Complication – Jaeger-LeCoultre

Chronographe ExoTourbillon – Montblanc

Patrimony Traditionnelle Calibre 2253 Collection Excellence Platine – Vacheron Constantin

6. SPORT WATCH (watch details, prices & category nominees here)

Monaco Twenty Four – TAG Heuer

Class One Watch GMT – Chaumet

King Power F1 48mm – Hublot

7. LA PETITE AIGUILLE (or The Small Hand) (watch details, prices & category nominees here)

Coup de Foudre 500 000 Volts – Artya

Pulsometer Limited Edition 1942 - Eterna

P’6340 Flat Six Automatic Chronograph - Porsche Design

Images courtesy of Grand Prix d’Horlogerie.

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  2. Admission,watches are my weakness!!! Woman usually say shoes But my Father and I share this passion!!! Here we have examples of some of the finest most magnificently hand crafted and designed watches in the world!!! Chopard,Graff,Jaeger-Le Coultre!! My choice is L.U.C.LOUIS-ULYSSE as I have always worn a mans’ watch!! I do not care for dainty ladies watches.Even though my wrist is so tiny you could make another watch from my left over links! Ha And The TRIBUTE-CHOPARD incedible,exquisite.A true achievement in elegance and craftmanship! Luxurious indeed!!

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