Alpine Eagle XL Chrono – Design Classic 🥇

Design Classic – Influential and important design

Alpine Eagle XL Chrono
Alpine Eagle XL Chrono

Timepiece

  • Material: stainless steel
  • Manufacturer: Chopard
  • Water Resistance: 100 meters
  • Designer: Karl-Friedrich Scheufele

The Alpine Eagle collection of sporty-chic timepieces stretches its wings, embracing a flyback chronograph in a new 44 mm diameter case for the first time. The Alpine Eagle XL Chrono clock with the integrated bracelet is inspired by the might of the eagle and the beauty of the Alps, as is the complete series.

The new Alpine Eagle XL Chrono is a modern rendition of the St. Moritz, which was introduced in 1980 and was the first watch created by Karl-Friedrich Scheufele, who is now Chopard’s president. This watch was made in Lucent Steel A223. It has a chronometer-certified luxury chronograph movement with a flyback feature, expressing its creator’s affection for the Alps and inspired by the dignity of the eagle. Alpine Eagle is a tribute to today’s eagles – those ambitious individuals who strive to exceed their expectations daily and whose vision inspires their colleagues. They are determined and avant-garde, rising to the challenges of tomorrow with zeal, and are intuitively aware of the relevance of environmental issues.

Sources

ALPINE eagle XL CHRONO. 44 MM, AUTOMATIC, CHOPARD LUCENT STEEL A223 298609-3001 – Chopard Swiss Luxury Watches and Jewelry Manufacturer. (n.d.). Retrieved September 27, 2021, from https://www.chopard.com/us/alpine-eagle-xl-chrono-298609-3001#tab-label-additional.

You may also be interested in

  • Design Classics – Influential Design Examples

    Design Classics – Influential Design Examples

    A design classic is readily recognisable and elicits a range of emotions in individuals, including nostalgia and inventiveness. The following are some of the posts I have completed on objects, architecture that may be considered classic designs.Read More →

  • David Mellor (1930 – 2009) British metalworker and manufacturer

    David Mellor (1930 – 2009) British metalworker and manufacturer

    Mellor specialised in metalwork, especially cutlery, and was regarded as one of Britain’s most well-known designers. He also built bus shelters and the traffic light system that is currently in operation throughout the United Kingdom, British Crown Dependencies, and British Overseas Territories.Read More →

  • By Lassen – Danish architecture and furniture design

    By Lassen – Danish architecture and furniture design

    The Lassen brothers’ archive of architecture and furniture design represents the finest qualities of the Danish design tradition and deserves a wider audience.Read More →

  • Competition: C6 Herringbone griddle pan by Inga Sempé

    Competition: C6 Herringbone griddle pan by Inga Sempé

    The Herringbone pattern grill lines channel cooking juices to either of the two pouring spouts and the large power-grip handles optimise manoeuvrability. Read More →

  • Leica 35mm cameras design classics

    Leica 35mm cameras design classics

    Leica is a family of 35mm cameras that are considered CLASSICS in terms of design. Around 1913, Oskar Barnack came up with the idea of a small camera that could use regular movie film. The 1930s models F and G were the best examples of the Leica’s design.Read More →

  • Kurt Naef Spielzeug – Swiss Design firm – Unique Playthings

    Kurt Naef Spielzeug –  Swiss Design firm – Unique Playthings

    A typical Naef set is a box with geometric pieces made of wood and cut with great care. Each set has unique block shapes that make its possibilities different. Some of Kurt Naef’s sets were designed by Naef himself, but also by Peer Clahsen and Jo Niemeyer.Read More →

  • John Mascheroni (1932- ) American furniture and industrial designer

    John Mascheroni (1932- ) American furniture and industrial designer

    John Mascheroni is an American furniture and industrial designer. He studied at the Pratt Insitute in Brooklyn New York. He opened his own design office and furniture factory in New York. Mascheroni designed furniture for manufactures in High Point, North Carolina. From 1990, his furniture designs were produced by Swaim and, from 1991, others by Jeffco.Read More →

  • Enzo Mari (1932 -2020) Italian modernist, industrial designer

    Enzo Mari (1932 -2020) Italian modernist, industrial designer

    Graduating Table Bowls In 1956, he became interested in design, particularly books and children’s games. In 1957, he began working for Danese, for whom some of his designs and ideas for games and puzzles, including the 1957 wooden child’s puzzle, were realised.Read More →

  • AEG (Allgemeine Elektrizitäts Gesellschaft) (established 1883)

    AEG (Allgemeine Elektrizitäts Gesellschaft) (established 1883)

    Engineer Emil Rathenau founded AEG as the Deutsche Edison Gesellschaft für angewandte Elektrizitäts (DEG) two years after seeing Edison’s lighting at the Paris Exposition Internationale de l’Electricité in 1881.Read More →

  • Ettore Sottsass (1917-2007) Father of Anti-Design

    Ettore Sottsass (1917-2007) Father of Anti-Design

    Although trained and active as an architect, Sottsass secured a permanent place in pop culture with his designs of everyday items. From 1957, he was a consultant designer at Olivetti, where he designed computers, adding machines, typewriters, and systems furniture. Read More →

  • Gianni Pasini (b.1937) Italian Designer – Electronic Machinery

    Gianni Pasini (b.1937) Italian Designer – Electronic Machinery

    Gianni Pasini was born in 1937 in Venice and professionally active in Milan. Some of his clients were Olivetti, Fabbrica Italiana, Magneti Marelli, and Crin hospital. He worked with Sandro Pasqui in a design studio from 1974 onwards.Read More →

  • Electrolux – Swedish domestic appliance firm

    Electrolux – Swedish domestic appliance firm

    Electrolux was the first electrical appliance manufacturer to produce a horizontal-cylinder vacuum cleaner. Its flexible hose made it possible to clean in places other floor models could not reach. In 1924, the Electrolux vacuum cleaner was successfully introduced in the U.S.Read More →

  • Antonia Astori (b.1940) Italian designer co-founded Driade

    Antonia Astori (b.1940) Italian designer co-founded Driade

    Antonia Astori co-founded Driade with her brother Enrico and Adelaide Acerbi in 1968. She was able to create a unique network of furniture designers, galleries, and shops.Read More →

  • Coffee scoops for your inner barista

    Coffee scoops for your inner barista

    A standard full coffee scoop typically holds two tablespoons of coffee grounds. The traditional standard scoop holds approximately 10 grammes (0.36 ounces) of ground coffee. Take a look at some of our lovely coffee scoops.Read More →

  • Memphis Group – it has little to do with Tennessee

    Memphis Group – it has little to do with Tennessee

    Memphis was a movement in interior design introduced at the annual Milan Furniture Fair in 1981. It consisted of a group led by Memphis guru Ettore Sottass of avant-garde Italian designers. With outrageous interpretations of traditional furnishings and accessories, Memphis shocked the traditionally quiet industry.Read More →

  • Tapio Wirkkala (1913 – 1985) Finland’s leading designer

    Tapio Wirkkala (1913 – 1985) Finland’s leading designer

    Tapio Wirkkala is widely regarded as one of Finland’s most influential designers. Wirkkala began hisRead More →

  • Arata Isozaki (b. 1931) is a Japanese architect, urban designer

    Arata Isozaki (b. 1931) is a Japanese architect, urban designer

    Arata Isozaki is a Japanese architect, urban designer, and theorist from Ōita. He was awarded the RIBA Gold Medal in 1986 and the Pritzker Architecture Prize in 2019.Read More →

  • Eliot Noyes (1910 – 1977) American industrial designer

    Eliot Noyes (1910 – 1977) American industrial designer

    Eliot Noyes (1910 – 1977) was an industrial designer from the United States. From 1928 to 1932, he studied architecture at Harvard University, followed by stints at the Graduate School of Design from 1932 to 1935 and 1937 to 1938. Read More →

  • Zanussi Italian manufacturer and design firm

    Zanussi Italian manufacturer and design firm

    Antonio Zanussi established the household appliance firm in Pordenone in 1916. It was initially a workshop for repairing stoves. His sons and Guido and Lino took over on his death in 1946, and under them, the firm began its rise. Read More →

  • Concorde a design classic

    Concorde a design classic

    Concorde was developed jointly by British Airways and Air France. Concorde was the first and remained the only supersonic civilian aircraft to be put into commercial service. Read More →

Comments are closed, but trackbacks and pingbacks are open.