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The Wind Up – Watch News #270


Another week down, another round-up of all the latest watch releases in our regular series, the Wind Up. In this week’s edition, we’ll be covering a handful of new watches from the likes of Dior and Bulgari as well as a super cool retro revisit from Casio. Happy reading!

Casio Casiotron "50th Anniversary" | Image: Casio
Casio Casiotron “50th Anniversary” | Image: Casio

Casio Casiotron “50th Anniversary”

  • Brand: Casio
  • Model: Casiotron “50th Anniversary”
  • Reference Number: TRN-50-2ADR
  • Diameter: 42.7mm
  • Water Resistance: 50m
  • Calibre: Module 3542
  • Power Reserve: 22 months
  • Price: USD$500

Celebrating half a century of innovation, the Casio Casiotron “50th Anniversary” pays homage to its heritage while incorporating modern elements for a contemporary timepiece. Featuring a sleek stainless steel case with a commemorative engraving, this limited-edition watch exudes elegance and sophistication. Its digital display showcases a range of functions including timekeeping, alarm, calendar, and stopwatch, providing practicality for everyday use. The retro-inspired design elements blend seamlessly with advanced technology, offering a nostalgic yet functional accessory for enthusiasts and collectors alike.

The Casio Casiotron “50th Anniversary” seamlessly combines vintage charm with cutting-edge functionality, making it a standout addition to any watch collection. Encased in durable stainless steel with a distinctive retro-inspired design, this timepiece pays tribute to its iconic predecessor while incorporating modern innovations. The digital display features a range of functions including world time, countdown timer, and automatic calendar, catering to the needs of today’s active lifestyle. With its commemorative engraving and limited edition status, this watch embodies the legacy of Casio’s pioneering spirit, making it a coveted item for collectors and enthusiasts alike.

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Dior Chiffre Rouge Chronograph | Image: Dior

Dior Chiffre Rouge Chronograph

  • Brand: Dior
  • Model: Chiffre Rouge Chronograph
  • Reference Number: CD08461X1346
  • Diameter: 41mm
  • Water Resistance: 100m
  • Calibre: CD.001
  • Power Reserve: 48 hours
  • Price: USD$15,300

The Dior Chiffre Rouge Chronograph epitomises the fusion of haute couture elegance with precision engineering, making it a quintessential choice for the discerning connoisseur of fine timepieces. Boasting a sophisticated design characterised by clean lines and meticulous attention to detail, this chronograph exudes a sense of refinement and luxury. Crafted in DLC-coated stainless steel, the watch offers durability and resilience, ensuring its longevity as a timeless accessory. The intricate dial features contrasting subdials and luminous hour markers, enhancing readability while adding visual interest. With its precise chronograph function, the timepiece provides accurate timekeeping and the ability to measure elapsed time with precision, catering to the needs of those with a penchant for both style and functionality.

In addition to its impeccable design, the Dior Chiffre Rouge Chronograph boasts advanced horological engineering, underscoring its status as a masterpiece of craftsmanship. Equipped with a high-performance automatic movement, the watch delivers reliable and precise timekeeping, reflecting Dior’s commitment to excellence. The intricate mechanism, meticulously assembled by skilled artisans, ensures smooth operation and exceptional accuracy, embodying the brand’s dedication to innovation and precision.

Designed for the modern gentleman who values both style and performance, the chronograph features a robust yet elegant case construction, providing water resistance and durability for everyday wear. Whether making a bold statement at formal events or adding a touch of sophistication to casual attire, the Dior Chiffre Rouge Chronograph stands as a symbol of luxury and refinement, showcasing the perfect harmony between timeless design and cutting-edge technology.

Bulgari Bulgari Watch | Image: Bulgari
Bulgari Bulgari Watch | Image: Bulgari

Bulgari Bulgari Watch

  • Brand: Bulgari
  • Model: Bulgari Watch
  • Reference Number: 103967
  • Diameter: 38mm
  • Water Resistance: 50m
  • Calibre: BVL 191
  • Power Reserve: 42 hours
  • Price: AUD$21,600

The Bulgari Bulgari Watch embodies the brand’s iconic fusion of Italian design flair and Swiss watchmaking precision. With its clean lines and minimalist aesthetic, this timepiece exudes sophistication and versatility, making it suitable for both formal occasions and everyday wear. Crafted in either yellow or white gold, the watch showcases Bulgari’s commitment to luxury and durability. Its signature double logo bezel adds a touch of elegance, while the calibre BVL 191 ensures accurate timekeeping

The meticulously crafted dial features clear hour markers and hands for easy readability, while the scratch-resistant sapphire crystal ensures durability and longevity. With its water resistance and robust construction, the Bulgari Bulgari Watch is designed to withstand the rigours of daily wear, making it a reliable companion for any occasion. Whether paired with a formal suit or casual attire, this iconic timepiece makes a statement of elegance and sophistication, reflecting Bulgari’s timeless vision of luxury.