It’s Watch Time!
Some diabolically arresting time pieces make their way to our pages. New launches from master watchmakers are creating a furor and promise to be out of showcases and straight onto your wrists. EE presents some truly remarkable watches from brands that do it best.
Haute Horlogerie watchmaker Audemars Piguet presents the Manufacture’s latest timepieces.
Royal Oak Offshore Selfwinding Chronograph
This Royal Oak Offshore Self winding watch has a power reserve 50 hours. This watch has a Stainless steel case with khaki green ceramic bezel and Beige dial with “Grande Tapisserie” pattern. This watch comes with a “Camouflage” rubber strap with stainless steel pin buckle. Additional khaki green rubber strap.
The bright pink dial with the “Lady Tapisserie” pattern is set off by 32 brilliant-cut diamonds on the bezel to create a dramatic look. It has a self-winding, automatic movement.
BAUME & MERCIER
This limited edition automatic chronograph features a number of special details designed to commemorate the extraordinary achievement of Burt Munro. Immediately apparent is the large, yellow number 35, Munro’s lucky number, in the chronograph seconds counter. The Clifton Club Burt Munro Tribute is limited to 1967 pieces, recalling the year that Munro set his iconic record.
BAUME & MERCIER CLASSIMA 10226
A round 36.5mm, moon-phase and steel watch for women, the Classima 10226 comes with a quartz movement featuring a date function and is delivered on a blue alligator strap.
The Da Vinci Automatic Edition “150 Years
A year ago, IWC relaunched the watch collection with its iconic 1980s-style circular case. Two new models are now being introduced to celebrate the brand’s 150th Anniversary. Striking dials produced using a complex lacquering process in white or blue are the highlight.
The Da Vinci Automatic Edition “150 Years” with small seconds at “6 o’clock” is the first watch to feature the new IWC-manufactured 82200 calibre. A total of 250 watches will be made in red gold and 500 in stainless steel
The Da Vinci Automatic Moon Phase 36 Edition “150 Years” takes up the tradition of elaborately decorated jewellery watches. This was a style the company introduced towards the end of the 1980s and during the 1990s. Two limited-edition models are available, each restricted to 50 watches. AN 18-carat white gold, white dial with lacquered finish and blued hands (Ref. IW459309) and an 18-carat red gold, white dial with lacquered finish and blued hands (Ref. IW459304) These will set any wrist afire!
The Raider deep Blue from Favre-Leuba is the latest from the Raider family of watches. With the signature tetradecagon bezel, the rectangular indices noticed in the Raider Deep Blue add a novel look. The watch is water resistant up to 300m with a silver stainless steel strap and a 44mm stainless steel case. The case is made up of a sapphire crystal glass with anti-reflection coating on both sides. Smart, suave and stylish.
Favre-Leuba – Raider Sea Bird- Women
The Raider Sea Bird from Favre-Leuba is the compelling new timepiece from the brand. Bold and contemporary, it is an interesting women’s watch. With a choice of four dial colours: pure white, shimmery copper, brown and a deep royal blue, the choice is a difficult one. Make it your everyday watch!