Maurice Lacroix Baselworld 2017 Watch Review
Tuesday - 09 May 2017
Maurice Lacroix introduce a stunning collection at Baselworld 2017 by evolving iconic designs via experimentation with new colours, arrangements and features; a strategy that reinforces their strong identity ensuring that each timepiece is instantly recognisable as a Maurice Lacroix. The attention to detail, exquisite design, skilful craftsmanship and strive for precision is witnessed in each instrument cementing the brands signature style further.
The newest addition to the Aikon line up boasts a sun blue lacquered dial with matching alligator strap. Teamed with silver indexes, sub dials and diamond-cut hands the instrument is highly legible. Framed in a stainless steel case the stunning blue shade leaps from the dial bringing sophistication to the wrist.
Specifications: 44 mm diameter, sapphire crystal, anti-reflective coating, 100 m water resistant, sun blue lacquered dial, calf leather strap with applied polished logo, quartz movement, date indication at 6 o’clock.
The artistic, innovative timepiece debuted in 2014, exactly three years later Maurice Lacroix release a new version to eager watch connoisseurs. The three-dimensional dial welcomes a blue lacquered display with rhodium-plated hands and a matching blue sub dial that floats above the 'Vagues du Jura' motif; a creative avant garde masterpiece!
Specifications: 43 mm diameter, satin and polished stainless steel case, blue crocodile-skin strap, automatic calibre, 50 hour power reserve, 50m water resistant.
Revisiting their roots, Maurice Lacroix introduce two new models to the Masterpiece Retrograde collection - the Double Retrograde and the Moon Retrograde. Showcasing their exceptional craftsmanship and creative design skills, the contemporary instrument remains easy to read via a unique display that features a dial (9 o’clock), power reserve (3 o’clock), a second time zone (6 o’clock) and date display (12 o’clock). Opt for either a silver or black dial.
Specifications: 43 mm brushed and polished stainless steel case, sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating, 50M water resistant, Clous de Paris and sandblasted silver dial, diamond-cut hands, black crocodile strap, automatic movement, 52 hour power reserve.
Clarity and charm perfectly describe the new Pontos Day Date with a classic Origin gold-brown calf leather strap. The stunning highly legible dial presents the day and date with two apertures that are framed by the exquisite gold plated indices. The sun-brushed canvas allows for the diamond-cut hour, minute and seconds hands to take centre stage. With an increased water resistance to 10M the timeless Pontos Day Date is functional for the everyday.
Specifications: 41mm diameter, stainless steel case, sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating, 38 hour power reserve, automatic movement.