LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Jan. 11, 2013) -
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RAYMOND WEIL, the family owned luxury Swiss watchmaker, has produced two exclusive and unique Limited Edition BRIT Awards 2013 with MasterCard Freelancer timepieces to celebrate their continued status as the 'Official Watch and Timing Partner of The BRIT Awards.' The watches will be gifted to performers, presenters and VIP guests attending the awards ceremony at London's O2 Arena on 20th February 2013. A limited number of these special designs will also be available to see via high-end jewellers, watch retailers nationwide.
The men's Limited Edition BRIT Awards 2013 Freelancer 7730-STC-65025, features a 42mm handcrafted stainless steel case, automatic movement with 46-hour power reserve, an elegant silver dial with rose gold hands and indexes and soft brown leather strap with folding clasp, selected to reflect the timepiece's stylish minimalism.
The women's Limited Edition BRIT Awards 2013 Freelancer 2770-ST5-65021, boasts an elegant 38mm stainless steel case, automatic movement with 38-hour power reserve, silver dial with rose gold hands and indexes and "Clous de Paris" motif in the centre with a stainless steel bracelet that adds to the final harmony of the design.
The exhibition case back of each watch is adorned with this year's BRIT Awards 2013 with MasterCard logo, which features the trademark spot design of renowned artist Damien Hirst who has also put his unique stamp on the iconic BRIT Award trophy.
'We are delighted to continue our support of The BRIT Awards in association with MasterCard for the sixth year in succession. 2012 has been an exceptional year for British music and RAYMOND WEIL is proud to have supported the likes of Emeli Sande, Wretch 32, Tinie Tempah and Labrinth and will continue our support of emerging British talent in 2013. We hope everyone likes the new Limited Edition BRIT's timepieces that we feel are reflective of the importance of our love of quality and support of such a prestigious event' - says Pierre Bernheim, Director - RAYMOND WEIL
RAYMOND WEIL has become internationally recognised as the number one watch in the music industry with over thirty years of involvement across all musical genres. Once again RAYMOND WEIL has succeeded in reflecting the image of today's musical talent while remaining true to its traditional values.
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RAYMOND WEIL history of music includes:
|Partner to the Royal Opera House 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000,1999, 1998,1997
|Sponsor of MTV Europe Sony BMG after-show party 2006, 2005, 2004
|Sponsor of 47th Grammy EMI after-show party in LA 2005
|Sponsor of Nordoff-Robbins Silver Clef Awards 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002
|Design collaboration with Lemar 2007
|Design collaboration with Jay Kay 2006
|Design collaboration with Craig David 2005
|Involvement at Music Industry Trust Award dinner 2006,2004
|Official Watch of The BRIT Awards 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008
|Advertorials with Labrinth, Tinie Tempah, Pixie Lott, Wretch 32, Tinchy Stryder, Emeli Sande, Olly Murs, Jason Derulo, Natalia Kills, Spark, Il Divo, Sugababes, Natasha Bedingfield, Katherine Jenkins, Leona Lewis, Lemar, Beth Rowley, Gabriela Cilmi, Bryn Christophers, George Craig and Jade Ewen
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