Watches come in all shapes and sizes and to suit all tastes and few watchmakers epitomise this better than Égard who offer a wonderfully eclectic mix of quality timepieces that span the gamut from the understated to the bold and impactful. We’re big fans of Égard here at Coolector HQ and they’re regularly releasing new timepieces that will turn our head (and likely yours).
Égard were formed back in 2012 and their flagship offering was an intricate layered-dial design that made quite the style statement. Égard luxury timepieces are unique expressions of style and prestige, and each one is crafted with the highest quality movements which have been made in Switzerland and Japan. Check out our pick of 3 of the best watches from Égard right now:
Thin Blue Line Watch – $225
Just 500 of this majestic looking timepiece will be available for purchase this year on the pre-order. The Thin Blue Line watch is a functional, robust, reliable watch that has been designed and released to honour those who work in the world of Law Enforcement. Égard stands proudly with LEO’s and are proud to announce we will be giving 15% of all profits from this piece to Law Enforcement charities.
Boasting a 515 Swiss Made Ronda movement, 316L Stainless steel with black PVD coating and a ceramic bezel, 200m water resistance and a high grade rubber strap, you’re definitely getting a lot of bang for your buck with this law enforcement inspired Thin Blue Line Watch from Égard. ($225)
Quantum Carbon Beast Auto Watch – $495
Another awesome limited edition offering from Égard – with just 3000 being released in batches – the stunning Quantus Carbon Beast Auto Watch ($495) is the ideal choice for those men who really want to make an impact with their choice of timepiece. This classy offering has two piece curved gunmetal 316L stainless steel casing and a modified dual balance wheel, Automatic Mechanical movement which has been crafted in collaboration with Jinghe Ind. and has an impressive 40 hour reserve.
The Quantus Carbon Beast is a return to an automatic Quantus and immediately draws the eye with its brilliantly bold design. The two piece case created for the version 2 edition has continued forward but initially limited the spacing needed for a rotor. This issue took the watchmaker over three years to remedy but is now available in the limited edition Quantus Carbon Beast. The exhibition caseback now highlights the spectacular dual balance wheel movement in all its glory. The Egard branded rotor is designed to make sure the movement powers itself based on the movement of your wrist. ($495)
Icon V1 Rose Watch – $435
Taking design inspiration from some of our Egard’s most popular designs, the Icon V1 Rose Watch ($435) is a culmination of years of work. The finishing and quality on this piece is unparalleled in the price range and it really is excellent value for money. The Icon’s theme is centred around the passing of time and celebrating each moment. The unique, eye-catching design is intended to draw attention to the day/night indicator and make the wearer realise that each day is worth living to it’s fullest.
This impactful timepiece has an impressive 100 meter water resistance making it a great choice as an everyday wear no matter where your adventures take you. The Icon boasts a uniquely intricate engraving of the sun & moon to celebrate the passing of time and the power of living in the moment. The level of detail on the case-back is one rarely witnessed on a timepiece under $500 and offers an artistic element hidden until the watch is removed from one’s wrist to display. ($435)