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Montblanc tells the story for the holidays

From adventure to craftsmanship, these writing instruments, watches, leather pieces carry meaning

Meisterstuck Around the World in 80 Days Doue Classique Fountain Pen

Stylish, personal, enduring, and functional, every piece on this year’s list carries its own story. That’s the essence of a Montblanc. Whether writing instruments, watches, leather pieces, or even new technologies, there is something special for everyone that carries meaning.

Swirling, dancing, skating across the ice—just like a Montblanc writing instrument gliding effortlessly across a white sheet of paper. An elegant figure moving across the page, forming words, creating shapes, leaving a trace for others to discover and enjoy.

Meisterstuck Around the World in 80 Days Doue Classique Fountain Pen. The gift of adventure and discovery, the special edition writing instrument is based on the classic adventure novel by French author Jules Verne that tells the story of British gentlemen Phileas Fogg’s extraordinary trip around the world in just 80 days. Inspired by Fogg’s ocean journey from the Suez Canal to Bombay on a steamship, the fountain pen features engravings of the wave pattern and steamship on the platinum-coated cap, while the barrel is made of blue translucent lacquer with a subtle gradient effect.

Starwalker Ultrablack Precious Resin Fineliner. In black precious matte design with contrasting black ruthenium-coated metal fittings, this is a gift for imagination and creation, featuring a Montblanc emblem that seems to float in mid-air on a grey base.

Meisterstuck Platinum-Coated Classique Ballpoint Pen. A Montblanc icon of writing culture, this puts the purity of its design on display in platinum. Timelessly elegant, and always an elevated writing experience.

In a workshop in the Swiss Jura, craftspeople turn individual pieces into elaborate timepieces with unrelenting passion and unbridled artistry. They are not Santa’s helpers but Montblanc artisans and watchmakers making their own kind of magic.

Meisterstück Classique Wallet

Montblanc 1858 Geosphere Ultrablack Watch. A watch that continues the legacy of over 160 years of Minerva’s history in fine watchmaking. With its distinctive black-coated steel case with a special satin-finishing, the Ultrablack celebrates the color with contrasting grey and white elements. The timepiece features the Manufacture Worldtime complication with two rotations in 24 hours providing an instinctive way of reading different time zones. Dedicated to the Seven Summit Mountaineering Challenge, the watch’s aesthetic details evoke the spirit of mountain exploration and the iconic peak that inspired the founders of our Maison.

Montblanc Star Legacy Full Calendar. Inspired by Minerva pocket watches from the 19th century and the beginning of 20th century, these timepieces embody the spirit of formal elegance with round polished pebble-shaped cases; onion-shaped crowns with the recognizable Montblanc emblem; refined dials with the iconic exploding star guilloché pattern; and Sfumato straps made in the Pelletteria in Florence, Italy.

Montblanc 1858 Geosphere Limited Edition – 1858 pieces. More than a professional watch, a fascinating story of exploration and adventure. The Montblanc 1858 Geosphere Limited Edition 1858 finds inspiration in the colors of the desert environment, a nod to mountaineer Reinhold Messner’s 2004 solo trek of 2,000 km across the Gobi Desert with its extreme temperatures, from frozen winters to hot summers.

On the road, in the skies, on the seas or simply at home. Whatever the distance, however long or short the journey ahead, give the gift of mobility, performance, and elegance with each Montblanc leather piece.

M_Gram 4810 Ultrablack Crossover Clutch, Backpack and Mini Folio. With an identity that is unmistakably Montblanc, these three leather pieces feature the original M pattern inspired by the geometry and lettering of graphics from the Montblanc archive, underscoring the richness of the Maison’s heritage. The distinctive all-over M treatment is in embossed leather for a bolder look. Always on the move with sophisticated and functional leather companions, the Backpack is equipped with exterior and interior pockets, including a padded compartment for laptop; the Clutch and the Mini Folio can be hand-carried or worn cross-body, thanks to the detachable shoulder strap.

Like swirling snowflakes blowing in the wind, the spirit of innovation never relents at Montblanc, exploring new ways to craft functional and stylish companions for all aspects of life.

Montblanc MB 01 Over-Ear Headphones UltraBlack

Montblanc MB 01 Over-Ear Headphones x Montblanc Ultrablack Collection. Better focus, more creativity, even on the move. These wireless headphones deliver performance and reliability, together with a very distinctive design. The outside of the ear cups is embossed with the M pattern, while the inside is equipped with soft leather ear cushions that fully cover the ear for a comfortable listening experience. The sleek metal and leather finishes give these wearable companions their unmistakable Montblanc flair.

Montblanc Summit 2 Stainless Steel and Leather. Named after its ambition to be a wearable companion that keeps its owner ahead in all aspects of life, Summit 2 is an innovative digital interpretation of fine watchmaking that seamlessly brings together the Swiss design codes of traditional timepieces, premium materials, and technology. In stainless steel and leather, Summit 2 is the ultimate wearable built for work, leisure, fitness and travel.

Montblanc is available at Rustans Makati, Rustans Shangri-La, Rustan’s Cebu, Greenbelt 5, City of Dreams and Resorts World. For more information, visit Rustans.com


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