We might have recently missed Ladies’ Trip to Aintree however the fun and fancy hats will return once more when Royal Ascot starts on June 14. Longines may be the Official Timekeeper and Official Watch of Ascot and Royal Ascot, and it has been connected using the racecourse for nearly ten years. However, the Swiss watch brand’s desire for horse racing goes back a great deal further – to 1878 if this created a chronograph (stopwatch) engraved having a jockey on his horse.
Which year, Longines has cemented this persistence for everything equestrian because they build on its stunning Equestrian collection. But more about that later.
For many us, visiting the races is an opportunity to get outfitted up and live the posh lifestyle for any day. But while you’re planning your show-stopping outfit for Royal Ascot, remember to accessorise your wrist having a stunning Longines watch from Goldsmiths, obviously.
To obtain ready for the trip to the races – or any glamorous occasion – we’ve selected three beautiful wristwatches from Longines.
As suggested by its name, this feminine and classic watch was inspired my riding stirrups. As well as in this situation, the stirrups stylishly connect the 27mm stainless situation to some soft brown leather strap.
A superbly simple round white-colored dial is decorated using the blue accents around the hands, numerals as well as on the brand’s legendary winged shapely emblem. The date window at 3 o’clock offers a helpful function, and also the watch is operated by a quarta movement movement.
This watch is a fantastic way to put on your ex of horses in your sleeve throughout the year.
Here’s a sneak look of 1 of Longines’s completely new timepieces, as unveiled in the Baselworld watch fair in Europe recently. This watch won’t be available for sale until September but we would have liked to provide our Goldsmiths customers an initial look.
Such as the Stirrup, this watch can also be inspired by bridleware. This time around, however, the situation repeats the lines from the rectangular buckle located on the show bridle from the only Swiss horse breed, the Franches-Montagnes.
These new models are made to mirror the general distinctive features of the Longines Equestrian Collection, and focus on equestrian sports enthusiasts everywhere.
About this piece a stainless-steel situation and bracelet are complemented with a silver-coloured checkerboard dial, 12 gemstone indexes and it is operated by Longines quarta movement movement.
When the above watches really are a bit delicate for the taste you very well may such as the sturdier Conquest Classic. This model includes a mother-of-gem, gemstone-us dot dial using the date at 3 o’clock.
The stainless situation is 29.5mm across, so just a little bigger compared to other watches within our selection. And like several Conquest Classic timepieces, it’s operated by a computerized mechanical movement.
Longines may be the official partner of numerous esteemed sporting occasions and produced the Conquest Classic collection because the essential expression of their sporting elegance – which means this watch is the perfect companion for any trip to the races.