Omega Opens Third Boutique In Venice

After the boutique in Milan and Rome, Omega yesterday opened its doors to the

public in one of the most fascinating of the wonderful city of Venice : San

Marco 1291, Salisada San Moise . A few steps from the famous square is known

throughout the world for its unique beauty, the elegant new boutique will not

fail to attract the finest international customers.

The third brand boutique is located in a sixteenth-century building with an

area of ??62 square feet on one level overlooking the two large windows on

Salisada San Moise.

The interior of the boutique, modern and stylish, blends perfectly with the

historic facade of the building in which it operates. The choice of furniture

has been of the highest quality materials such as wood anigre exotic, finely

patterned glass surfaces and chiseled.

The Omega watches , like the interior design, inspired by the elements of air,

water, sun and time.

The articles will be exhibited in showcases exclusive wall whose

champagne-colored glass panels show the omicron – the logo of the House –

played with a fine engraving technique. A special play of light and shadows

gives a sense of motion to represent the passage of time. Finally, the other

neutral colors like beige present and champagne lend an atmosphere of classic

elegance and chic.

In addition to the full range of legendary timekeeper Omega , the exhibition

will be part of the collections and Fine Leather Fine Jewellery, items are only

available at the Maison boutique Swiss. There will also presentations dedicated

to exclusive launches and special editions.

The first Omega boutique opened in Zurich in 2000. Since then, the House has

opened ninety, in the most prestigious shopping streets in the world, along

with over one hundred and twenty franchise. The first in Italy has been to Via

Montenapoleone 25 , opened in November 2002 followed by that of Rome in Via dei

Condotti, 38-40, inaugurated in June 2010.

Founded in 1848, Omega has always stood for the spirit of innovation that has

allowed the Speedmaster to be the first and only watch worn on the moon.

Finally, the House is one among the main protagonists of the international

sports timing, since 1932, has served as Official Timekeeper for 24 Olympic

Games.

In 1999, OMEGA launched the first timepiece fitted with the revolutionary

Co-Axial escapement from George Daniels, recognized his invention because of

this, the largest watchmaker in the last century.