Street Map, Skin, Chrono Black, and Diaphane One watches by Swatch now available
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Check out the latest styles from funky fashion-forward Swiss timepiece-maker Swatch:
For those who can’t quell their urban wanderlust, the SWATCH Chrono Plastic Street Map (P5,500) watch collection features rugged and sporty timepieces in five different colors (blue, green, yellow, orange, and azure). Each watch features a silicone strap with a plastic buckle and tongue. A narrow stripe on the strap leads to the eye from both sides of the strap toward the solid white plastic case, crown and chrono pushers. The stripe is also designed as a road leading to the white dial and the map of a city drawn in fine black lines with three-dimensional buildings rising from the blue city streets and roundabouts.
For the sleek and chic who like all things slim and trim, the SWATCH Skin watch collection features the thinnest plastic watches in the world measuring 3.99 mm. The collection comes in three designs namely Elegantly Framed (P5,400), Reflecting Stars (P5,200), and Warm Glow (P5,500). Elegantly Framed is made of polished stainless steel and features a bracelet with tiled links and sparkling white crystals. Reflecting Stars features a black leather strap with a white diamond-shaped pattern highlighted with white crystals, a black plastic buckle, a black leather loop, and a shiny black plastic case. Warm Glow has a stainless steel bracelet with a decorative surface pattern in textured gold. The transparent clear plastic case frames a sun-brushed gold dial with golden Arabic numerals at all hours.
For the the more rugged sophisticate, check out SWATCH’s Chrono Black Collection (P10,250). featuring black watches with details in five colors--blue, green, purple, peach, and mint. Each watch features a black dial with incisive color contrasts, highlights framed by the signature 47mm case in brushed stainless steel, textured black rubber strap, and a black dial and bezel.
The limited edition Diaphane One collection reeks of relaxed luxury. two designs--Diaphane One Full Turn White for women and Diaphane One Full Turn Night for men--which are available in strictly limited and numbered pieces. In the world, only 100 pieces of Diaphane One Full Turn White and 200 pieces of Diaphane One Full Turn Night are available. Here in the Philippines, only one of each design is available for purchase.
The new Diaphane One models are skeleton watches so the movement of the timepiece can be viewed from either side, through the watch glass or the case back. Both are also equipped with the Swiss firm’s signature plastic cases. The new Diaphane One models are skeleton watches so the movement of the timepiece can be viewed from either side, through the watch glass or the case back. Both are also equipped with the Swiss firm’s signature plastic cases.
The Diaphane One Full Turn White (P700,000) features a white gold bezel set with sixteen baguette diamonds--paired at hours 3, 6, 9 and 12, set separately at all other hours--weighing approximately 0.41 carats. Surrounding the skeleton movement is a white gold rehaut with the limited edition number (N° 1) engraved at 6 o’clock. The crown is fashioned of white gold, and a ring of SWATCH logos is engraved on the upper surface of the skeleton movement, clearly visible through the sapphire crystal. Blued steel skeleton hour and minute hands taper to a fine point and the continuous seconds counter also features a blued steel hand. A white, genuine alligator leather strap grips the transparent clear plastic case.
The Diaphane One Full Turn Night (P500,000) features a solid black plastic case with a black ceramic bezel. Also fashioned in black ceramic is the rehaut surrounding the skeleton movement, clearly visible through the sapphire crystal. Just like the Diaphane One Full Turn White, engraved on the rehaut of the Diaphane One Full Turn Night watch at 6 o’clock is the limited edition number (N° 1), and a ring of SWATCH logos is engraved on the finely finished surface of the movement. Slim, tapered black skeleton hour and minute hands and a black small seconds hand mark the time. A matt black, genuine alligator leather strap holds the timepiece.
Get the Chrono Plastic Street Map, Skin, and Chrono Black watches at these SWATCH outlets: SM Megamall, Glorietta 4, Greenbelt 5, TriNoma, SM Mall of Asia, SM City North EDSA, Greenhills V-Mall, Shangri-La Plaza, Robinsons Place Ermita, Festival Mall, and Alabang Town Center.
For the Diaphane One collection, contact the SWATCH Store in Greenbelt 5 at 729-9589 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.