Time travel1 min read . Updated: 01 Dec 2007, 12:02 AM IST
Fash Flash | Men’s Watches
Parmigiani Fleurier is now available in India for lovers of meticulously crafted timepieces. The Kalpa XL Minute Repeater from the brand’s Kalpa collection, opens up the working of the minute repeater to curious eyes.
There’s also the manual winding Calibre PF 350, which chimes at every hour and quarter hour.
Prices start at ₹ 65lakh, at the Johnson Watch Co, South Extension I and Johnson and Co, CP, New Delhi and Beyond Luxury, Mumbai.
Tommy Hilfiger’s new men’s watch, Beacon, has a classic round dial, and is modelled after an airplane’s flight panel. Pick from a leather strap or link bracelet. At Tommy Hilfiger and World of Titan stores, Rs6,495.
The latest from Harry Winston is the limited edition Project Z4 watch.
Crafted from Zalium, the hard, light, zirconium alloy, this timepiece is an ideal traveller’s watch, with two separate hour and minute dials for business and leisure.
The graphic displays of daytime and night-time for each time zone make it easier to know when to place calls around the globe. At Jot Impex Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi, 011-40519090, Rs12.54 lakh.
The world of sailing has inspired Hugo Boss to create a timepiece inspired by the hull of a sailing craft. The nautical spirit is carried forward with the black and white dial and the orange-tipped hour and minute hands. This watch, part of the Boss Black collection, is available at leading department stores and at World of Titan stores, Rs24,995.
Raymond Weil’s Nabucco is a new collection of masculine, mechanical self-winding chronograph timepieces. The impressive 46mm case is water-resistant to a depth of 200m.
At Popley Jewellers, The Grand Hyatt Plaza, Santacruz, Mumbai; and Kapoor Watch Co, South Extension Part I, New Delhi, Rs84,000 to Rs1.74 lakh.
The US navy has officially licensed TechnoMarine’s latest timepieces. Named US Navy, the models feature an oversized 45mm stainless steel case and black leather strap. At Pallazio, Prabhadevi, Mumbai; and Johnson Watch Co., C-16, Connaught Place, New Delhi.