The word ‘perfect watch’ does not have any existence in reality. What makes a watch perfect depends on the individual needs and preferences. But certain features of the luxury watches definitely make your purchase worthy. Since luxury watches are regarded as the fine art of craftsmanship across the world, they have come up with some advanced features that reveal the glimpse of Swiss mechanism. The watch blog never tries to give the definition of the desired luxury watch; nor does it mention the names of the luxury watches that you can buy. It simply brings forth a discussion about the things that you may have taken for granted while purchasing a Swiss timepiece.
The blog concentrates on the entry-level luxury watches worth above 20,000 rupees. The points covered in the blog give you knowledge about how a luxury watch would be. Again, there are many things that make a watch luxury. It discusses some basic things that ensure you purchase a quality timepiece for your fashion.
- Sapphire crystal glass:
The crystal glass generally protects the dial of the watch from the external forces. Over the years, many materials have been used for producing the crystal glass, but only two remain in preferred options – mineral glass and the sapphire crystal. As compared to the price, the mineral glass is cheaper than the sapphire one. This type of crystal is less likely to shatter when the external force comes on it. The thick sapphire crystal glass is perfect for your timepiece, because they don’t tend to shatter or break. This glass has also come up with the scratch-resistant feature, though.
- A quality metal watch:
You need to make sure that the watch you buy made of a high-quality metal or in short the solid metal. The watches are of stainless steel can also differ in quality, because 316l stainless steel is always considered the solid one for the watches. The cases and the bracelet strap should be of solid stainless steel material. Avoid the folded metal or the hollow ones since they feel to give you the luxurious touch on your wrist.
- Swiss Movement:
The Swiss-made movement is always regarded as the highly quality mechanism across the world. The watches engineered by this movement have maintained the accuracy of timekeeping at its best. As you are finding the entry level luxury watches, you should not bother about the mechanical movement. The quartz watches are also of good quality and offer a fine craftsmanship.
- The smooth watchmaking:
Do not leave any room for the poorly fitting or flimsy timepieces. A good quality watch reflects its excellence through the crafting. The finely designed detailing and the use of advanced feature speak everything about the watch. Check the bracelet strap first and ensure that it is fitted well with the dial of the watch. Clasp must be easy to operate without making a sense a roughness. When it comes to the luxury watch, it gives you a pleasurable feeling to wear on your wrist rather than those noisy ones.
- Crafted by luxury watch makers:
There are two types of watch manufacturers – one who contributed everything to design timepieces only and the other one who introduced fashionable accessories along with the watches. It seems always preferable to buy watches from the authentic watch makers who know the best of watchmaking mechanisms. The touch of craftsmen brings elegance and sophistication in the design of the watches. Before buying your piece, observe your watch keenly along with the mechanism and the features.
- Watches with a locking deployment clasp:
The watches with a single lock may not meet your desire. They generally come with a bracelet that can be fitted with just a snap. Rather than the single lock watches, you can opt for the options like double or triple locks timepieces. They fit on your wrist perfectly.
- Weight of the watches:
Again the weight of watches depends on the individual need of the wearers. If you love heavy weight watches, then you must go for the timepieces according to your demand. But there is much more than just your demand. Weight can signify the quality of the watches. Even the titanium watches may not meet your desire if it is not of grade 5 quality.
- Logo engraved crowns and clasps:
A quality watch always comes from the house of a proud watch maker that leaves its signature in some important detailing of the watch. Typically, there are four places where you can find the logo or the signature of your watch makers – the watch face, the case back, the crown and on the clasp. Each engraved place also represents a fine quality of the brand.
- Luminescent watches:
You may be aware of the luminescent watches. But it comes with a quality, too. Nowadays, sports and casual timepieces have this luminescent feature to make the wearers relaxed to read the time even in the dark. But a poor luminescent watches illuminate only for a few minutes and makes the look dull again. So, it is always better to choose the LumiNova or Super LumiNova watches that have many layers of luminescent coating on the indexes and the hands.
- Competitive Pricing:
The retailing price of the watches is mentioned to show the customers the level of discounts an authorised retailer offer. Yes, a watch can be sold below the retail price. What you need to take care of is that the price should not vary widely from sellers to sellers. There must be constancy in the price difference of the watches from different authorised retailers. But you should not be trapped in the tempting offers given by the watch retailers. Otherwise, you will end up buying a counterfeited or refurbished watch instead of the original one.
In this watch blog, you are informed with 10 important things that your luxury watch must have to ensure a better performance. Besides the above-mentioned factors, there are also many things behind making a watch satisfied according to your needs.