The renowned watch maker, Omega has created a spectacular new collection to the elite De Ville family for the year 2006. The technically advanced men’s watch, Rattrapante features a mother-of-pearl dial and the sparkle of 24 baguette-cut diamonds. While the women’s watch, the Stars & Snow glistens with an 18 carat white gold chronometer and is decked out with a white mother-of-pearl dial set with 38 diamonds and a single Asher cut diamond decorates the crown. The Platinum ice version of the De Ville Co-Axial Rattrapante comes housed in a case crafted from platinum 950 and it features split-seconds function which allows one watch to record two or more events. This officially certified chronometer movement has a 52-hour power-reserve and is driven by self-winding Omega calibre 3612 while the women’s watch is provided by a self-winding Omega calibre 2610.
We must have come across those fancy wrist worn PCs or watches with Bluetooth capabilities but a watch which helps us to keep a track of constellations in the sky is something different, isn’t it? This Planisphere watch helps us to guide all the constellations in the sky. It has a mini Planisphere on the dial, displaying the constellations visible in the Northern Hemisphere. Simply adjust the date and time which is displayed on the bezel and you are set to witness all the major constellations visible that evening. Location plays a great role though. The watch works only if you are in North America. The watch boasts of a durable brass case, a scratch resistant crystal dome lens and a compass to show you the directions. It has a “Super Luminescent” dial which glows for 2-3 hours straight to make it easily viewable in the dark. So this watch is for all those ‘wanaa be astronomers’ who love to gaze at sky in the night. Price: $49.99
Great Star Wars fan…? Then look at this Yoda Star Wars watch from Fossil. This watch has a round, brushed, stainless steel case and a thin black leather strap. The centre of the dial features the all new Yoda Art in green, white and black. The watch comes packed in a black tin case with similar animated art on the cover and inside. Laced with Certificate of Authenticity this watch is a limited edition of Fossil of just 2000 pieces. This impressive watch comes with a 1-year warranty. Priced at: $105, go get it soon if you want to flaunt this one!
Check out this new Big Tic collection for women from Fossil. This collection features a set of animated image displayed on the dial which I must admit is damn cool. The first one featured here has a kaleido animation where with a push of a button you can display a multicolored flower pattern or a mirrored dial. While the second one features a colorful animated fairy (I found this one really cute). Both of them have a stainless steel bracelet and round links. It comes with an 11-year warranty and is packaged in collectible tin. The watch boasts of being water resistant up to 30 meters. Priced at: $65 each. These cute animations definitely make this watch worth possessing.
Are you an antique watch collector who’s always on the lookout for those rare timepieces? Well, then this might be the one you have been longing for. This Jeager le Coultre Platinum and Diamonds Bracelet Watch is more than 50 years old and is definitely a piece of art. The watch case and this bracelet strap are in platinum encrusted with 16.0 carats of diamonds. Dial is silver with applied indices and silver hands. The hinged top when opened displays a beautiful watch. This jeweled piece is certainly rare and a collector’s item.
This is the first telephone watch based on Bluetooth technology. This Chronotech Blue Voice Watch presents a totally new way of wireless communicating at your wrist. The watch is definitely a space saver as it merges a Bluetooth headset and a watch. So once you get a call all you have to do is take that headset out and put it to your ear. Although the watch is very comfy and a hip gadget too, you can’t tell the time when you are making the call. Since their site is still under construction, we will have to wait a little to check out the next interesting thing they are coming up with.
Looking for a new innovation lately? If yes, then a take a look at this one. This iPod Watch would surely make music lovers happy. A design concept by Peter Burns, this wrist bound watch has a 10 GB player with Bluetooth-enabled earphones. Designed by using reverse engineering methods, this ipod watch is enhanced by lack of wiring between player and earphones. I liked the sleek and sexy look of the watch and for a real music buff like me this watch is really a pleasant surprise. And with your music on your wrist all the time, you don’t have the fear of misplacing it…right?
Pokemon is celebrating its 10th Anniversary year with a bang- with numerous events and celebrations happening throughout the country. Variety of Limited Edition products are being released which is available at PokemonCentre.com. Check out this limited edition watch by Fossil which features ‘Pikachu’. The watch features a gray face and partial white silhouette of the character and each watch comes numbered with a certificate of authenticity. There’s more to catch up with as there is a whole range of pillows, figures and tee-shirts. But this watch is a real cute thing! Priced at: $105.95
A watch is not simply a timepiece but denotes a lot of things about an individual. Accessories like your wristwatch, handbag, shoes and all makes a strong statement of your unique style, taste, mood and attitude. So if you are a sea lover and find peace and solace being next to the water, this Seaside Collection by Michele Watches (company of Fossil group) is sure to enthrall you. Michele Watches has launched an exclusive collection of enamel and diamond ladies watches which adores the beauty of the sea. The watches have a stainless steel case and the dial features aquatic patterns studded with diamonds. Dolphin, seahorse or starfish, these watches are really captivating. So if you are also spellbound like me you need to shell out $1,395 to possess this one.
This watch is something real cute…and with Andy Warhol’s etches logo on the case, what more can we ask for. The watch displays his screen printed pop paintings and there is a full range available. With a genuine leather strap and stainless steel buckle, this one comes with a 2 year warranty. So from bananas to daisies there is lot of stuff to interest us and with Andy Warhol we can never go wrong…can we? Priced at: $150