- By Jackie Louis
- Published 02/23/2011
Watch has become a necessity in our daily life. It not only tells time, but also shows the taste of the owner. The designs and functions of watches are two important aspects that most people will take into careful consideration, when they buy watches. Many watch brands like Rolex, Omega and Swatch are people’s favorites because of their appealing appearance or amazing function. Following are three types of eye-catching watches. The Oyster Perpetual Explorer Recently, Rolex has introduced its proud art—Oyster Perpetual Explorer. It is designed particularly for professional explorers, and it has accompanied Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay to the summit of Mount Everest. The dazzle of it is the function that will amaze everyone, as it can still work well in harsh conditions with chronometric feature. It is the Parachrom hairspring and Paraflex impact-resistant installation that make this watch amazing. Furthermore, Rolex has created many other watches with special functions, such as Rolex Submariner and Yacht-master. Omega Liquidmetal Omega Liquidmetal is the first one that combines porcelain with Liquidmetal. The outstanding watch ring is made of porcelain by the researchers in Swatch Group. The graduations are made of Liquidmetal. This technique is advanced and deserves much praise. It is considered that Omega Liquidmetal is an aesthetic miracle, owing to its attractive appearance. The contrast between the silver color and the natural porcelain color give the watch a cooler appearance. What is more, the Liquidmetal is a kind of hard material which makes the watch anti-corrosive and anti-abrasive. Swatch Cassette Playa Swatch Cassette Playa is a designer watch made by famous fashion designer Carri Munden. It is no doubt that this is a kind of fashionable watch with extremely appealing looking. In addition, Cassette Playa is packed in a plastic “eye”. It is a unique and exquisite box for holding the watch. The geometric and colorful design has defeated many competitors in watch market. Summer is the season for wearing Cassette Playa, because it reminds people of fresh jelly. Young girls and boys can not wait to buy it. What do you think of those watches? If you want to buy watches with appealing appearance or amazing functions, why not try them?