Frederique Constant Opens its First Worldwide Mono-Brand Boutique in Doha, Qatar

Following an overwhelming success in the Middle East, Frederique Constant, the Swiss watch manufacturer has announced the opening of its first worldwide mono-brand boutique in Doha, Qatar.

In the honouring presence of Mr. Edgar Doerig, ambassador of Switzerland, Mr. Mohamed Al Jaber, CEO of Al Jaber Watches and Niels Eggerding, Managing Director of Frederique Constant, about 100 guests have discovered the 80 sqm new brand’s space and the specific limited editions of Manufacture models created for the occasion in a festive atmosphere.

The Frederique Constant boutique, located in the Festival City Mall of Doha –1st floor, gate #3, centre court #3 – brings an oasis of luxury and showcases the latest collections from the innovative Geneva watch brand in a completely new boutique concept.

With a full range of design styles – from ultra-classic to contemporary – the boutique services the needs of the customers’ expectations. The Frederique Constant brand universe and timepieces are displayed in exclusive showcases, highlighting the brand’s values and expertise within a luxury atmosphere.

Limited editions for the boutique

Not less than three exclusive Manufacture models have been created for the occasion. If you visit the boutique, you will be able to admire a Classic Worldtimer Manufacture and a Classic Tourbillon Perpetual Calendar Manufacture offering a unique dial design with the maroon colour of Qatar’s flag. The third limited edition is a Classic Moonphase Manufacture offering a FC-712 in-house calibre, featuring hours, minutes, date counter and moon phase display with a specific salmon colour dial and black printed Arabian numeral indexes.

All three models are produced in a very limited series and exclusively available in the Frederique Constant boutique in Doha.

Model: Classic Moonphase Manufacture Limited edition
Reference: FC-712QT4H6

Functions
Hours, minutes, seconds, moonphase, date by hand

Movement
FC-712 Manufacture automatic caliber with date and moonphase adjustable by the crown
Perlage & circular Côtes de Genève decoration on the movement
28 jewels, 38-hour power reserve, 28’800 alt/h

Case
Polished stainless steel 3-parts case
Diameter of 42 mm
Convex sapphire crystal
See-through case back
Water-resistant up to 5 ATM

Dial
Salmon color dial with black printed Arabian numeral indexes. Maroon printed Arabian numeral at 12 and 6 o’clock
Hand-polished black hands
Moonphase at 3 o’clock and date counter at 9 o’clock

Strap
Black calf leather strap

Retail price
2’595€

Model: Classic Worldtimer Manufacture Limited edition , Reference: FC-718QTWM4H6

Functions
Hours, minutes, seconds, date by hand, worldtimer function

Movement
FC-718 Manufacture caliber, automatic with all functions adjustable by the crown
Perlage & circular Côtes de Genève decoration on the movement
26 jewels, 38-hour power reserve, 28’800 alt/h

Case
Polished stainless steel 3-parts case
Diameter of 42mm
Convex sapphire crystal
See-through case back
Water-resistant up to 5 ATM

Dial
White color dial with maroon world map in the center and luminous indexes
Hand polished blue color hands
Date counter at 6 o’clock
24H disc with day (white) night (burgundy) indication
City disc with 24 cities

Bracelet
Navy alligator strap with off-white stitches

Retail price
3’195€

Model: Classic Tourbillon Perpetual Calendar Manufacture Limited edition , Reference: FC-975QT4H6

Functions
Hours, minutes, seconds, date, day, month, leap year

Movement
FC-975 Manufacture caliber, automatic with tourbillon & perpetual calendar
Perlage & Côtes de Genève decoration on the movement
33 jewels, 38-hour power reserve, 28’800 alt/h
Silicon escapement wheel and anchor

Case
Polished stainless steel 3-parts case
Diameter of 42mm
Convex sapphire crystal
See-through caseback
Water-resistant up to 5 ATM

Dial
Skeleton silver and maroon color dial
Hand-polished white hands

Strap
Black alligator leather strap
One extra alligator leather strap is coming with the watch

Limited edition
Limited to 10 pieces

Retail price
20’995€