is year at Baselworld, Chopard announced that it will use “100 per cent responsibly sourced gold in all jewellery and watches and measure impact against UN Global Goals for sustainable development”. UN Goals are social and economic developments to be achieved by 2030, which include better treatment of the environment and people. On its Journey to Sustainable Luxury, Chopard is working with artisans and small-scale mines to receive a Fairmined certi cation for responsibly mined gold.
e rst watch made of Fairmined gold is the L.U.C Tourbillon QF Fairmined, launched in 2014. is year, adding to the L.U.C family is a new version of the emblematic L.U.C uattro. It is redesigned with a modern appeal. e vertical satin-brushed silver-toned dial is complete with two bright blue hands for the hours and minutes. e subdial at 6 o’clock has the seconds hand and a date indicator. e nine-day power reserve gauge is positioned at 12 o’clock. Cra ed from 18-karat rose gold, the case is held by a blue calfskin leather strap with an alligator leather lining. Limited to 50 pieces.