The beauty of the watchmaking market is that there are so many different brands to enjoy and regardless of the sort of style that you’re after, you’re sure to find a watchmaker than more than fits the bill. If its vintage style, military watch that you’re after then Hemel Watches are a brand that should be well and truly on your radar. This first class purveyor of military-esque timepieces has caught our eye here at Coolector HQ given our proclivity for classy watches and we’re sure that anyone with a penchant for stylish, affordable timepieces will also want to get one of these on your wrist.
Hemel Watches manage to simultaneously balance a rugged, uncompromising aesthetic with a refined sense of style and the understated visual appeal of these timepieces is definitely right up our street here at The Coolector. With a range of different timepieces to choose from ranging from $300 up to $1k, you’re sure to find one that fits both your style tastes and your budget within the ever-growing range of watches from this first class American watchmaker.
Marvellous Military Aesthetic
Military style watches are definitely something that we’ve got a lot of time for here at Coolector HQ and that’s why Hemel have unquestionably resonated with our style tastes. You can take a look at some of their stand out watch collections below:
Hemel HFT20 Watch
Available in two different versions – one at $449 and one at $999 depending on the movement that powers the timepiece – the HTP20 Watches from Hemel are military precision and style personified. These striking timepieces from this excellent watchmaker are going to make their mark on the wrist and make for the perfect everyday timepiece such is their universal appeal and exemplary performance.
Both versions of the timepiece have a brushed, 316L Stainless Steel casing, a matte black dial with Superluminova C3 hands for extra readability in low light and a 100m water resistance. In addition, these dapper, military watches from Hemel come with a vintage style cognac leather, two piece strap with signed buckle and steel rivets for a striking, industrial look and feel that will sit wonderfully well on the wrist and turn heads wherever you go. ($449 / $999)
Hemel Swiss HM Series Watches
A more understated and simplified accessory than the HFT20 Watches from Hemel, these great looking Swiss HM Series Watches are both wonderfully affordable, coming in at $299, and immeasurably cool and boast an impeccable performance courtesy of their excellent components. The Swiss HM Series Watches from Hemel are available in a number of different colourways and these field style watches are a reimagining of this type of timepiece and have highly precise ETA movements and premium specifications that are sure to impress.
With a Swiss quartz movement being joined by a 316L Stainless Steel, bead blasted case and domed sapphire glass with AR coating, it’s hard to believe that you can get one of these fantastic timepieces on your wrist for under $300. Again boasting a 100m water resistance, these eye-catching watches come with a robust and hard-wearing, two piece nylon strap with metal grommets and signed roll bar buckle to ensure a comfortable and durable fit.