Omega launches De Ville Prestige Orbis collection

It goes without saying that eyesight is important, and we are delighted that Omega is continuing its support of Orbis International – a non-profit that is dedicated to treating avoidable blindness in remote regions of the world. Omega is extending its support for Orbis this year, with the launch of its new De Ville Prestige Orbis collection.

The new De Ville Prestige Orbis collection features three watches.

The new De Ville Prestige Orbis collection features three watches.

When diamonds meet Omega’s De Ville Central Tourbillon

There are limited edition watches and then there are ‘limited edition’ watches. Omega, as a brand, offers both with their limited edition Speedmaster, Seamaster, Constellation and De Ville watches. The watch we’re discussing here, the De Ville Central Tourbillon (reference: 513.98.39.21.56.001), falls into the latter category as a boutique exclusive. Only three will ever exist.

Only three of these watches exist and each carries 10 carats worth of diamonds.

Only three of these watches exist and each carries 10 carats worth of diamonds.

Quick review: Omega De Ville Trésor

Looking over Omega’s range of watches, it’s easy to find a piece that suits almost any taste, budget and occasion. I say almost because for the past several years the company has had one major chink in its armor – the lack of a truly elegant men’s dress watch.

‘What about the De Ville Prestige and Hour Vision precious metal models?’ I hear you say. They are reasonably dressy timepieces but put up against similarly priced benchmark dress watches such as the A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia, Patek Philippe Calatrava or Vacheron Constantin Patrimony (gallery above), Omega’s offerings don’t really compare. You see dress watches are meant to ooze elegance with dainty precious metal cases that disappear under cuffs and, have highly decorated movements that are as beautiful as the watch’s dial.…

Omega launches De Ville Prestige ‘Butterfly’

Following on from an elaborate event that was held in Seoul, South Korea on October 2nd, Omega has sent word of its new De Ville Prestige ‘Butterfly’ collection. The watches are designed for women and feature elegant designs coupled with lashings of a girl’s best friend – diamonds.

The Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) in Seoul, South Korea was the venue Omega chose to launch its new collection of ladies watches.

The Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) in Seoul, South Korea was the venue Omega chose to launch its new collection of ladies watches.