Breguet’s Ladies Marine collection draws heavily from the traditional Breguet values while interpreting them in a fresh way to create chic sporty timepieces. And it is no surprise that the legendary house’s Marine watches embody all the qualities laid down by Abraham-Louis Breguet for he had been the proud chronometer maker of the French Navy.
The luxury horological brand has once again brought to the forefront its technical prowess and aesthetic sensibilities in an eye-catching collection — one that is inspired by the oceans. It is a paean to the seas and honours the desire to voyage on it, swept away by the winds and tides. Stunning masterpieces dedicated to modern-day women voyagers, the Ladies Marine timepieces by Breguet are for those who harbour a penchant for immaculate craftsmanship and remarkable attention to detail.
In keeping with the sophistication and femininity that define Breguet’s creations for women, the casing of these timepieces has been restricted to a dainty 34 mm. Seen adorning the delicate dials of this collection is a unique guillochage design called marea — which creatively captures the natural motion of water. Developed after intricate work over several months, the exquisite pattern comes to life on the fragile mother-of-pearl dial which is also home to Roman numerals — reminiscent of nautical flags — and open tipped hands. And the second hand is enhanced with a maritime flag d