Originally created in 1993, Chopard's Happy Sport timepiece has survived almost three decades while preserving every ounce of its charm and modernity. In a first since its creation Chopard presents Happy Sport the First: two 1,993 and 788-piece limited-edition re-releases of the very first watch presented when the collection was launched.
Designed to accompany women in all their daily activities, the new Happy Sport watch retains its recognisable diamonds in the face and its 'pebble-link' bracelet while some technical innovations have been added to bring it up to date. The diameter has been chosen using the 'golden ratio', a technique which has been found in art and architecture since antiquity, to ensure it is perfectly proportioned for the female wrist. The balance between beauty and functionality has been achieved by using the
Since its creation, Happy Sport has perpetually celebrated a free-spirited approach daily reinvented by women to conquer the world in which they wish to live and become the woman they aspire to be. Who better to embody this 'Joie de Vivre' than the Hollywood star with the world’s most radiant smile Julia Roberts who is the face of the campaign?
Firmly committed to sustainable luxury, Chopard uses a particularly innovative steel for the case of the Happy Sport the First series. 70% of the steel is made from recycled metals in a state-of-the-art workshop located in Austria, thereby limiting the carbon footprint relating to shipping materials to Chopard's Swiss workshops. It resulted from four years of research and development that now enable it to join the ranks of precious metals.