Celebrate the Lunar New Year in Style with These Dragon-Inspired Timepieces

As we welcome the Year of the Dragon in 2024, a celestial event that occurs once every 12 years, we embrace the symbol of prosperity, luck, strength, and wisdom. The dragon, an imperial icon representing life and immortality, takes center stage in festivities around the globe. In homage to this auspicious creature, LUXUO presents a curated selection of exclusive releases and dynamic timepieces inspired by the majestic dragon, ranging from subtle motifs to intricate figurines.

Vacheron Constantin

Vacheron Constantin introduces the Grisaille High Jewellery Dragon timepiece, showcasing a rare grisaille enamelling technique in an exquisite shade of green—a first for the renowned brand. Adorned with 146 baguette-cut diamonds on the bezel and case, this 40mm white gold watch exudes understated elegance. With a minimalist design devoid of a seconds indicator, it epitomizes restrained sophistication.

Ulysse Nardin

In celebration of the Lunar New Year, Ulysse Nardin presents the Blast Tourbillon Dragon timepiece, a mesmerizing fusion of the majestic dragon and the allure of pearls. Crafted from 5N rose gold with black DLC-coated titanium accents, this limited edition watch boasts an intricate red gold dragon motif on a two-dimensional enamel dial, culminating in a captivating pearl sculpture. The signature “X” shape on the case back embodies the brand’s modern aesthetic.


Piaget’s Dragon & Phoenix capsule collection showcases 10 daring designs of exceptional watches and High Jewellery pieces, including extravagantly exclusive cuff watches made-to-order. Each creation exudes emotion and exuberance, featuring fine paillonne enamel craftwork by renowned artisans like Anita Porchet. The engraved gold dragon motif on the dial captures the Maison’s timeless elegance and celebrates its unparalleled watchmaking savoir-faire.


Chopard presents the L.U.C XP Urushi Year of the Dragon, an 88-piece limited edition timepiece crafted from ethical rose gold. Featuring a dial adorned with traditional Japanese urushi lacquer, gold powder, and mother-of-pearl inlays, this watch exemplifies the brand’s fusion of technical expertise and artistic flair. Powered by the in-house L.U.C 96.17-L calibre with a micro-rotor, it maintains a slender profile while delivering impeccable performance.


Breguet pays homage to the Year of the Dragon with two exceptional timepieces. The Classique Double Tourbillon Dragon 5345 features a hand-engraved golden dragon twirling between twin tourbillons, symbolizing strength and grace. The Classique Dragon 7145 showcases a rose gold appliqué dragon standing proudly on the dial, with Roman numerals and minutes track finished in a golden powder-pink hue. Both timepieces house Breguet’s renowned calibres, exemplifying the brand’s commitment to innovation and craftsmanship.