Jay Z's Magna Carter Tour at the Barclays Center NYCFechar
New York City, January 13, 2014 - Hublot, the Swiss Luxury watch brand, hosted an intimate event for their limited edition collaboration with Shawn “JAY Z” Carter during the first night at the Barclays Center for his Magna Carta world tour. The event – with the presence of Hublot US President Vincent Vuillaume, brought together fashion industry influencers and celebrities to celebrate the luxury timepieces now available exclusively at Hublot Boutiques worldwide.
Hublot welcomed celebrities and VIPs to their Barclays Center suite to enjoy a performance by the music icon. Key attendees, in addition to Mr. Vuillaume, included 2011 Vogue Fashion Fund Finalist and Suno co-designer Max Osterweis, designer and fashion personality Christian Siriano, DJ Chelsea Leyland, and model and actor Tyson Beckford and Dree Hemmingway among others.
Previously launched in Zurich, the two classic timepieces embody an
effortless fusion of luxury and craftsmanship. The Shawn Carter by Hublot 45mm timepieces feature black alligator straps and a cutaway dial that holds the Shawn Carter sunburst-like emblem along with Hublot’s 2.9 millimeter HUB1300 movement. The limited edition watches come in a black ceramic option, (quantity 250 globally) and an 18 karat yellow gold option (quantity 100 globally).