Collector's Corner: Could I ever be a one watch guy?
And so have the watches!
Features include a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal above the dial and water-resistance to 50-meters or 165 feet. The Maurice Lacroix Masterpiece Cinq Aiguilles wristwatch is 40mm in diameter and 12mm thick.
The thoroughly modern contours are ultra-bold and masculine with a robust premium grade stainless steel case, finished in contrasting brushed and polished surfaces. A supple silicone strap with the Elini Barokas emblem embossed on both sides adds to the stylish appeal.
In the world of high-fashion, the influence of designer Ted Lapidus is still present six years after his death in 2008 and fourteen years after his haute couture fashion house closed in 2000. Lapidus is renowned for introducing and pioneering the unisex fashion phenomenon in the late 1960’s, a look that is still popular forty years later.
Watches may be an accessory to your outfit, but that doesn’t mean the watch needs to be formal. Wrist watch commercials and advertisements are always so serious, and usually make no sense whatsoever like the ads for perfume and cologne. But why can’t you have fun with your brand names watches just like the other items you use to accessorize? A few weeks ago we talked about Glam Rock watches, which definitely know how to “bring in the funk,” but other brands know how to have a good time too!
When it comes to prominent Italian fashion designers, Giorgio Armani is easily one the most successful and influential around. Armani started his fashion empire in 1975 with a ready-to-wear men’s apparel line. A year later he introduced a collection women. Both collections offered clean tailored lines with architectural design influence.