Chopard Classic Watches
Chopard is a renowned Swiss manufacturer of luxury jewelry and watches. After the transition of Chopard’s command to Louis-Ulysse’s (the founder) son, Paul-Louis, various changes swept through the family business.
In a far-sighted attempt in 1937, he relocated the headquarters of Chopard watches in Geneva, the internationally acclaimed capital of Haute Horlogerie, or Fine Watchmaking. Since then Chopard has produced numerous stunning timepieces. The most iconic of Chopard's collection is the Classic. These watches truly stand up to their name for their durability, luxury, and timelessness. The Classic collection is the love of watch enthusiasts who prefer simplicity.
History of Chopard Classic
Chopard was founded in 1860 in Sonviller, Switzerland by Louis-Ulysse Chopard. His son, Pual-Louis took over the firm in 1915. Since then, Chopard has become well known for producing exceptionally accurate watches with a high degree of technical sophistication.
The artisan watchmakers created watches with innovative designs, which early on helped him export them to illustrious places such as the court of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia. Precision and reliability were very sought-after qualities in watches, dating all the way back to the 19th century.Inculcating these characteristics in unique chronometers and pocket watches, Louis-Ulysse Chopard aimed to fulfill and exceed these desires.
The Chopard Classic commemorates the era of the first pocket watches, the same ones that the company founder Louis-Ulysse Chopard traveled abroad with hopes of discovering new and enthusiastic clientele. The Chopard Classic collection also aims to reinvent elements of traditional watchmaking.
The Chopard men’s Classic watch collection is a tribute to the very onset of watchmaking. The models of the line are characterized by a timeless feel and emanate a restrained elegance, thereby suiting any occasion or any situation. In the Chopard men’s watch collection, traditional watch style meets with cutting edge watch technology of current times. Chopard has triumphed with its traditional yet innovative vision. With a circular bright dial fitted with black Roman numerals and slim silver hands, the Chopard Classic men’s watch is instantly recognized.
The traditional company has encompassed its long-cherished values into the Classic men’s watch collection. These values are associated with the quality of materials used in the production of the Chopard watches with a high intensity of manual labor and in-house produced parts. The color options include high-quality rosé, white or yellow gold and the timepieces are fitted with an exquisite alligator strap. The sapphire glass effectively protects the dial of the watch.
The Chopard Classic men’s watch collection is split into two lines: Chopard Classic and Chopard Classic Manufacture. The Chopard Classic Manufacture differs from the former in terms of being equipped with an in-house automatic movement that is entirely produced in the Chopard Manufacture located in Fleurier. Fitted with the 01:04-C movement, it allows a power reserve of approximately 60-hours. The Chopard Classic Manufacture movements are, therefore, true creations of the Chopard house. The line represents the extensive prowess of the brand and the historical traditions linked with the Chopard family.
A striking contrast to the bright white dial, the Chopard Classic Manufacture models are presented with black numerals. In addition, the Classic Manufacture timepieces display an exquisite small seconds subdial at the 6 o'clock marker as well as a date display around the 3 o'clock marker. The Chopard Manufacture Classic is available in rose gold, white gold, and yellow gold color. The Bracelet of the watch comprises of a high-grade alligator leather strap with a matte finish.
The Chopard Classic model is presented in a variety of options. In fact, the line is comprised of ten different model designs. The watch is comprised of rose gold, white gold, and yellow gold. The bracelet of the watch is voluntarily available in shiny or patent alligator leather.
The diverse Chopard Classic timepieces are also variable in size. For wider wrists, a popular model has been developed with a diameter of 40-millimeters. For delicate wrists, on the other hand, the timepiece is available in a congenial 33.6-millimeters. The Chopard Classic with the reference 127387-5001 comes furnished with relatively small dimensions of 26.5-millimeters. It is all the more delicate and has a low impact on the wrist while having a high impact on the wearer's satisfaction. A special highlight is the Chopard Classic with the reference 134200-5001, which is adorned with a jeweled bezel and acts as an exquisite ladies' timepiece.
Not only does the Classic collection accommodate striking differences in case of visual side, but it is also distinct in terms of caliber as some timepieces are fitted with a manual, automatic or quartz movement. While the dials of some models have been reduced to the elementary display of hours, minutes, and second, some Chopard Classic models come equipped with a date display at the 6 o'clock marker. The Classic Chopard men’s watch Collection simply manifests the ageless aesthetics of the brand. The rich tradition associated with the brand name is still palpable in current collections that add an opulent touch to any ensemble. Moreover, Chopard offers a wide array of options when it comes to the Classic men’s watch collection, making it simple to discover the ideal timepiece for every need or any taste. Whether constituted of rose or white gold, paired with a shiny or matte black strap or fitted with or without a date display – every lover of classic elegance will find the most impeccable timepiece in the Chopard Classic collection.
The Chopard Classic and Chopard Classic Manufacture timepieces make the indomitable impressions in any setting, displaying both simple yet exquisite timepieces. Their vintage appeal makes them a stellar piece of Swiss watchmaking and the first choice for anyone that enjoys classic designs.