Founded by Louis Ulysse Chopard, the company quickly got attention due to its artistic and innovative designs. Watches produced were reliable and accurate. Chopard stood out of the 15 independent watchmakers working at that time in a farming village, Sonvilier in Switzerland. He was known as artisan watchmaker who produced innovative and high standard watches. Paul-Louis, son of Louis Ulysse Chopard moved the company to Geneva thus bringing the company close to its clientele as Geneva is known as the capital of horology. Chopard Mille Miglia, classic racing watch collection proved itself and became top selling watch family offered by Chopard, this bridged gap between automobile and mechanical watchmaking and maintains high standards of accuracy and reliability. Below are the three other watch families currently offered by the company for women.
HAPPY DIAMOND FAMILY
Chopard is one of the luxury women watch brand that has introduced the movement trend in ladies’ watches. Chopard happy diamonds are very popular and successful watch family available in many colours, sizes and styles. All the watches in this collection have gold cases. Another common thing these watches have are the diamond studs that freely move between the two sapphire crystals above the dial. The freely moving diamond studs do hinder one’s ability to see time but still, it is a feature that is adorned by many. Chopard has done a good job and Happy Diamond family still offers many of the bestselling watches. This collection is not cheap, a watch from this collection will set you back a minimum of $18,300 and can go up to $52,100.
HAPPY SPORT FAMILY
The Happy Sport Family by Chopard did something out of ordinary by combining precious stones- diamonds with a cheap stainless-steel material. This family is become an icon and has many variations. This collection has both quartz and automatic movement watches. This collection also has the signature moving gems sandwich between two sapphire crystals above the dial. Getting a watch from this collection will set you back anywhere from $16,000 to $50,000. This family has 19K gold or stainless-steel case with single or two-tone bracelets and single or multicolour gems depending on the watch model you are looking at. Below are a few watches from this family.
This collection maintains the highest standards of watchmaking. All the watches in this collection are completely made in Fleurier, Switzerland. L.U.C does not have the signature moving diamonds over the dial, instead, diamonds are placed on the bezels. Watches are very slim, Feminine and sophisticated in design and size. Materials used in this collection are 18 Rose Gold, 18K white gold, stainless steel and sapphire crystals. L.U.C watches have self-winding mechanical movement and you can own a transparent back. You can own a L.U.C watch for as low as $25,900 and high as $52,200.
There are so many reliable and world-famous watch manufacturers from Switzerland, Japan and USA. All of them have proven themselves time over time. However, no company is producing as unique innovative watches with diamonds as Chopard.