Singer JJ Lin, currently on a world tour, recently held the "JJ20 World Tour Concert" at the Beijing National Stadium (Bird's Nest) from September 22 to 24. During the concert, he not only performed numerous classic hits but also uploaded a photo on social media showcasing himself wearing the limited-edition "The Mermaid" Tourbillon watch. This watch is a collaboration between Bingo Group Holdings Limited (08220) and the Hong Kong tourbillon brand Memorigin, established under the company Bingo Group - Memorigin (BGM) Limited, with a global limited quantity of 100. In the post, he tagged Stephen Chow and humorously captioned, "Wearing Stephen Chow's 'The Mermaid' Tourbillon watch while singing 'Mermaid'!" Stephen Chow promptly commented and shared the post to cheer on JJ for his upcoming performance.
The Mermaid Tourbillon watch features an electroplated colored stainless steel case with a hollow design that reveals the sea-blue ripple pattern, highlighting the oceanic theme. The brand use a 18K gold square metal frame to connect various components on the timepiece, mimicking the form of sand to represent that approximately 70% of the Earth is covered by the ocean, while the rest is land.
To fully showcase the beauty of the tourbillon, a unique three-dimensional convex sapphire crystal, specially crafted by the brand, is integrated at the 3 o'clock position on the watch case. The tourbillon’s movement can be appreciated from both the front and the side. The GMT dual time display at 6 o’clock position is a luminous hemisphere, shaped like a moon. The silhouette of a mermaid can be seen in pitch-black darkness. The 9 o'clock position features a hollow eccentric time dial made of mother-of-pearl, with a beautiful mermaid tail carved in the central position and pearls used as the time scale to complement the elegant image of the mermaid. The 12 o'clock position features a globe-shaped ornament symbolizing human curiosity and the pursuit of immortality about mermaids. Additionally, “The Mermaid” Tourbillon is paired with a unique stingray strap that sways and shines like the splendor of a swimming mermaid with the movement of the wrist.
The watch is equipped with an automatic self-winding movement composed of 232 components and 18 jewels, with a power reserve of 40 hours and a vibration frequency of 28,800 times per hour. The abbreviation of the company name "BGM" is engraved on the tourbillon with an 18K gold disc, highlighting the exquisite craftsmanship without affecting its stability. “The Mermaid” Tourbillon is meticulously crafted from the inside out. It is not just a timekeeping tool but also an artwork that promotes environmental messages. It is not only a tool for people to check the time but also a work of art that promotes environmental protection.