Cartier Watches: A Fashion Statement

Cartier is one of the most recognizable luxury watch brands, which are very distinguished and have a long history dating back to 1847. Cartier watches are universally known to be very elegant and dressy looking and lovers of decorative watches will get their money’s worth with a Cartier timepiece.

Cartier was a world-renowned jeweler before being recognized as a major player in the watch industry. Their brand is listed as one of Forbes top brands worldwide and although Patek Philippe technically invented the wristwatch, Cartier, with their strong influence in fashion, made it mainstream. Since then the watchmaker has produced many popular collections such as their iconic tank series. Many consider Cartier as more of a fashion brand than a luxury watchmaker. Luxury, elegance and style are fundamentals of a Cartier watch. Each Cartier timepiece is handmade by experts with an eye for attention to detail and a passion for delivering extravagance in a watch.

If you like the style of a square or rectangular watch, then look at the Tank and Santos collections. Cartier developed the Tank in 1917 during the First World War, when the British utilized tanks in warfare for the first time. The square watch’s design was based on these colossal steel giants and reminiscent of the tanks’ tracks. The Cartier Santos was developed in 1904 for the pilot Alberto Santos Dumont, and considered one of the first pilot’s watches in the history of watchmaking. The Cartier santos 100 replica also made it socially acceptable for men to wear wristwatches.

Cartier watches come in many styles for both men and women, including a skeleton watch, a chronograph watch, or a watch with multiple time zones. Cartier designs chronographs which redefine temperament and precision, with special regards to aesthetic. When choosing a Cartier watch, buyers have a lot of choices. All Cartier watches are elegant and well made, and are always part of a collection.

A Cartier watch can always be relied upon to make a fashion statement. Their emphasis an quality and design was a heritage from their beginnings as a jewellers. The brand is also known to have produced timepieces for several royal families. Cartier have consistently used the best quality for their watch cases, dials and movements, and this has reaped rich rewards as their customers return time after time to acquire more of the unique Cartier Magic.