As the summer beams on, the Mediterranean continues to beckon visitors with its crystalline blue waters. Arid and lush the Med offers up the alluring seaside towns and beaches of France and Italy. These places of incredible beauty are also home to exquisite culture and history. Fashion and style have also always been part of the Mediterranean makeup. Thus, these places of beauty and tradition are home to some of the world’s most renowned luxury fashion brands, jewelry and high-end watches included. From haute couture to cars the world has Mediterranean countries to thank for sleek, timeless design. A majority of what we consider to be classic started there and with every innovation, we claim it as a modern classic. Additionally, most of these brands fuse their unique fashion genius with Swiss watchmaking expertise. We’re taking a look at some of the men’s watches these Mediterranean iconic luxury brands produce. Incidentally more than style pieces, these watches are crafted using the highest level of craftsmanship offering powerful tools with a sleek design. Masters of their craft, whichever one they may be focusing on, Mediterranean’s have a knack for quality. These prized objects are held to the most rigorous standards for production and testing. The quality and desirability of these products are why they pass on from one generation to the next. For men’s fashion, there is no better statement piece than a luxury watch and these are some of the best in the world. Take a look at some of the iconic brands and designs we have available at Raymond Lee Jewelers.
Accordingly, this Tambour chronograph timepiece features not only functionality but also style. A unique and instantly recognizable round shape, an homage to tambour (drum), keeps the rhythm of time echoing the rhythm of the drum. With a brown leather bracelet equipped with Louis Vuitton’s patented system, this stainless steel watch has automatic movements. The chronograph enables you to record time with great accuracy while the date window keeps you on schedule.
Another Tambour chronograph this diamond men’s watch has a large stainless steel casing and a black leather bracelet. The dial is a unique chestnut brown color with outlined hour, minute and seconds markers. There is a date window at 3 o’clock and diamonds encrusted at the bracelet and case junction. The casing in the traditional Tambour round shape is stainless steel. Featuring quartz movements this unique timepiece comes with a Louis Vuitton box and a Raymond Lee Jewelers warranty card.
First, is the yellow gold chronograph Roadster. Featuring a gorgeous brown leather bracelet and 18k yellow gold casing the bezel is a matching smooth yellow gold. A fold-over clasp accompanied by Roman time markers make this timepiece classical. The watch has automatic movements and scratch resistant sapphire crystal.
Second, is the stainless steel version of the Roadster chronograph. This automatic movement watch has a matching stainless steel bracelet and a silver chronograph dial. It features three subdials and Roman numeral time markers. This piece also has a scratch resistant sapphire crystal.
Lastly, there is no gamble when it comes to this iconic casino dial Cartier Roadster watch. The unique dial has red and luminescent number time markers and a date window at 3 o’clock. The bezel is a smooth fixed stainless steel and the watch features a matching stainless steel bracelet. This piece has a double fold over clasp and automatic movements. Part of a unique Cartier collection this Roadster is reminiscent of a bygone time while staying faithful to style and quality. For sports car enthusiasts and just plain stylish men, this watch is one to set you apart.
First is a gentleman’s luxury dress watch, this two-tones stainless steel, and the 18k yellow gold piece feature a cream-colored roman dial and yellow gold fixed bezel. The quartz movement and organic pebbled bracelet are classic traits of this brand. It comes with Bertolucci box and papers along with a one year Raymond Lee Jewelers warranty!
Lastly, another Bertolucci classic featuring a moon phase and triple date dial this chronograph has 18k yellow gold casing with a matching bracelet. The watch has automatic movements and can be set on the day, month and date. A unique bracelet reminiscent of the pebbled beaches as well gives this watch a true fine jewelry status. It comes with the original Bertolucci box and papers. This classic unique yellow gold watch is for the man who enjoys fine Swiss watches’ complications and beautiful Mediterranean inspired decorative jewelry fusions.
In addition, to being uniquely branded this timepiece is truly like no other in its sculptural dial. Intricate detail and sculpting on the face of this watch make it a wearable art piece. Inspired by the Modernist movement it is a daring step from watches to jewelry piece. Featuring a gadroon dial it is an ultra-modern Classic. Walking the line between jewelry and watch this piece is a manual wind with scratch-resistant sapphire crystal.
First, this solid quartz timepiece. It comes with a two-tone gold and steel bracelet and a matching gold bezel. The three subdials are also yellow gold along with the hands and hour markers. Completing the gold accents are a gold crown and gold pushers. The black dial makes these gold accents stand out and allows for a differentiated look. The watch also has a date window between 4 and 5 o’clock.
Second, another automatic chronograph. This one features a sleek black leather bracelet and matching black dial. Contrasting the dial are the three white subdials for the chronograph functions. The case and bezel are stainless steel with the iconic Bulgari engraving. There is a date window between 4 and 5 o’clock and sapphire crystal.
Third, a unique luxury watch with an aluminum casing. The bezel is rubber and has the traditional Bulgari engraving. This automatic watch is lightweight and stylish with a white dial and black hands and hour markers. This piece has a rubber strap with aluminum accents and a tang aluminum buckle. Furthermore, unlike other high-end watches and unique even to most of the Bulgari collections this watch is singular and also features a date window at 3 o’clock.
Lastly, a modern stainless steel watch with black dial. Furthermore, the hands and time markers are silver while the bezel is a smooth engraved stainless steel. The clasp is a hidden fold over clasp and the movements are automatic.
Lastly, this chronograph watch is built for speed it is sportive and sleek with a black dial and matching band. A titanium bracelet with black PVD coating is what truly set this watch apart. Furthermore, completely black with contrasting white time markers, and hands it is unlike a usual gentleman’s watch. The sporty look is accompanied by powerful time control. Featuring the Porsche proprietary movement this timepiece is functional, beautiful and precise.