August 2011 – WORLD OF LUXURY

Monthly Archives: August 2011

Patek Philippe Among the Best Watchmakers

Mechanical watches are watches that require our attention on a regular basis to function, making them something we interact with on a regular basis. Rather than being a nuisance, mechanical watch lovers enjoy the interaction with their watches. There are only a few watchmakers in the world whose quality is so high that their mechanical watches are more than just timepieces and become investments and highly sought after investments. One of these watchmakers is Patek Philippe.

Patek Philippe Aquanaut and Nautilus

Patek Philippe: Aquanaut

The Patek Philippe Aquanaut line is beautiful blend of sport and dress making it a watch for any occasion. The Aquanaut has simply elegant color combinations with rose gold, stainless steel, and charcoal black. The cases complex construction is complimented by the screw-down crown for extra protection on the wrist of active people. The Aquanaut has both men and ladies watches.The Patek Philippe Aquanaut was first introduced in 1997 with a similar design to the Nautilus. The luxury watch gets its name from its unique durability in wet and salty climates. This watch was the first time Patek used a non-metal or leather bracelet/strap. Instead, a tropical rubber that is made of several materials is used to resist salt water emersion, protect from UV deterioration, and prevent bacterial growth. Below are a few different Aquanaut models.

Patek Philippe Complicated Men & Ladies

The Patek Philippe Complicated Collection is a line of mechanical watches that combines elegant design with utility and function. A ‘complication’ is anything a mechanical watch might do beyond telling the time and simple date. Patek Philippe Complicated luxury watches are made for both men and women. Below are some of the complications that Patek Philippe offers across their various models: