Following up on this thread :
which announced all of the watches under consideration for this year's GPHG (Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Geneve) competition, they have announced the final 6 in each category. The winners will be announced on November 9th.
You can see the finalists ("pre-selections", in GPHG terms) here : Pre-selected watches | GPHG
And yes, the Giraffe watch made it!
The 12 categories are:
- Ladies’ Complication
- Men’s Complication
- Mechanical Exception
- Artistic Crafts
- "Petite Aiguille"
"Petite Aiguille" is for watches between 4,000 and 10,000 CHF. "Challenge" is for watches less than 4000 CHF. Smart watches are admissible in both of these categories, as well as the "Sports" category.
Here are my picks, if it were up to me :