HARRY WIN­STON

Harper’s Bazaar (Malaysia) - - The Jewelry -

As the King of Di­a­monds daz­zles as a new­comer at the Cortina Watch Bou­tique, here are three facts about

the cre­ator of high jew­ellery.

THE LEGACY The house of Harry Win­ston opened its doors in New York

in 1932 and be­gan watch­mak­ing in 1989. IN THE FORE­FRONT Harry Win­ston’s Premier Bi-Ret­ro­grade Per­pet­ual Cal­en­dar sparked a rev­o­lu­tion as the world’s first bi-ret­ro­grade

per­pet­ual cal­en­dar time­piece.

HALL OF FAME The di­a­mond mer­chant was

once in pos­ses­sion of the Hope Di­a­mond, made fa­mous

by the film Ti­tanic, be­fore do­nat­ing it to the Smithsonian

In­sti­tu­tion in 1958. UG34, Adorn Floor, Starhill Gallery, Tel: 03- 2144 1188.

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