Clara Lee

CLARA LEE (Sung Min Lee; January 15, 1986) is a Korean-American actress from Republic of Korea. Born in Switzerland, Clara is the daughter between Tom Lee (Seung Kyu, Lee) and Kyung Oae, Lee; who is a former ballerina from Europe. Clara decided to move to Seoul, South Korea in 2005 to begin her career as professional model. Finally, Clara made her first professional model debut in Korea from the "Beautiful Face Contest" at the age of 19.

Clara is an icon of a New Fashionista in next generation; this clearly shown in her fashion blog www.Lararouge.com. Clara caught many eyes of editors, photographers and film makers. Refer from one of the top fashion magazine’s editor even described her as the ‘fresh rookie’ in the fashion world

Design

Clara Lee (Lee Sung-min, Korean actress) – is one of the brave woman who fight for her dreams. Recently, she tries a new challenge of designing her first tourbillon watch with Memorigin.

Clara has involved in many films. Many people watched Clara’s drama but not many people know the real personality of her. Through this cooperation Clara enables to show the other side of her, her design talent and her creativity.

A star with wings located at 12 o’clock position on the dial means people can be charming and shimmering when they work hard for their dreams. Besides, there a special meaning behind this symbol; the name of Clara which can be translated to a “star” and the pair of wings behind the star has a meaning of flying high to reach the unlimited sky. To make her dreams come true, Clara cherishes every single working opportunity, like a butterfly flying up to the sky.

The Clara Series basically using the rose gold color as its theme because Clara thought rose gold looks elegant and easy to match with different style. Besides, the engineer selected the 80-hour-tourbillon movement in frequency of 28,800 oscillations / hour for this series. In additions, the design has added some feminine elements which specially chosen a red alligator strap to match with tourbillon watch. For another blue alligator strap will be the second options, which represents the independence and prestige status.

Memorigin

Memorigin is the first Hong Kong brand which only produces tourbillon. The marvelous oriental sculpture merging with western top art of watchmaking creates a tourbillon watch which has strong Hong Kong cultural character and is a blend of oriental and western cultures. Memorigin uses its in-house movement with its production process strictly controlled so that craftsmanship and quality are sanctioned by international professionals. All Memorigin watches are used with high quality materials from different countries; it has been arranged meticulously from a small part to the complete watch.

Memorigin tourbillon watches are designed by Hong Kong top designers and collectors with innovative concepts. Besides the traditional elegant style, it also adds cultural elements into the design, leading the oriental art to be international. In additions, Memorigin has a unique word carving technology: words can be engraved on the movement and can be preserved forever that the watch becomes unique and memorable.

Tourbillon Movement

Presented before you, is one of the most engaging movements in watchmaking history; the tourbillon, a mechanical marvel that enthusiasts around the world are eager to acquire and speak of highly.

A revelation when it was first developed, not only for the visual impact that a rotating tourbillon mechanism can have, but also for the sheer genius of its mechanical ingenuity that allowed for more accurate timekeeping. The rotating tourbillon counteracting the unfavorable gravitational forces of the earth that normally affects other mechanical watches.

Tourbillon Movement

The continued fascination of the tourbillon lies in its original scarcity and complex mechanical movement. Between 1821 and 1895, restricted by manufacturing technology during that century, the global output of tourbillons was merely 500 watches. While modern technological and production advances have meant more connoisseurs now have access to this mechanical masterpiece, the complexity and fascination in the tourbillon mechanism has endured and remains a milestone in horological excellence.

Details about Clara Lee Series

Model No.: MO 0115
193 pieces of subassembly module and 27 jewels
Frequency: 28,800 Oscillation/Hour
The tourbillon located at 6 o’clock rotate at a speed of 60s for one circle
Flying Tourbillon
Twin mainspring barrel
80 hours power reserve
Power reserve indicator
Day/night indicator
Clara’s mascot engraved on 12 o’clock position
Red alligator Strap
Both sides sapphire crystal

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