Chopard L.U.C. Watches
The Chopard L.U.C. collection introduced in the year 1997, pays a tribute to the founder of Chopard – Louis-Ulysse. The name of the model itself showcases the initials of the founder's name. Each of the Chopard L.U.C. watch has been mastered with technical as well as functional attributes. They are time-tested and holds the original features to honour the historical values of its founder.
The exceptional characteristics of the Chopard L.U.C. watch include – precision, craftsmanship and aesthetic – the qualities that make it stand outside the crown and maintain its reputation amongst its competitors.
History of Chopard L.U.C. Watches
Chopard – founded in the year 1860 by Louis-Ulysse, is one of the most renowned and sought-after Swiss luxury watch collection. The Chopard has not only limited themselves with the manufacturing of exceptional watches but they are quite popular for crafting fine jewellery as well.
The company was established with a clear vision of building watches and have always focused on creating high-quality movements. Although Chopard was initially involved in making mechanical movements, but for increasing their profits, it extended its business into manufacturing unique timepieces. The pocket watches by Chopard has always ruled in its era and has gained high popularity.
First founded in Sonvilier, a town near Bern, the shop of Louis-Ulysse Chopard had his initials – L.U.C. written over it in order for people to see it. The young and high-spirited Chopard created many hand-crafted timepieces and went on a various sales trip in order to meet the demanding customers of Swiss borders. All these efforts and hard work can clearly be seen through the growth of this company.
Now, to pay tribute to the original founder of Chopard, the brand launched its Chopard L.U.C. collection – holding the initials of the mastermind. This collection was released in the year 1997 and was exclusively presented in the honour of Louis-Ulysse. It was in the same year that Chopard also introduced its very first in-house automatic movement which, again, is named after the initiator of the company.
The L.U.C. collection holds the in-house manufactured movement and is enhanced with the famous initials. With each piece of this unique beauty, the renowned history of the Chopard has been resurrected. The Chopard L.U.C. is amongst one of the brand's most sought-after collection that has been 100 per cent in-house manufactured.
At present, the Chopard manufactory that is located in Fleurie is accountable for the production of movements and they produce a variety of calibres that are widely used in Chopard models.
The outstanding quality of the Chopard watches lies in its characteristics of movements as well as in the design. Its movement, quality and precision has been well recognised and holds various certificates and seals of approval. There are many models of L.U.C that holds the COSC certificate for its accuracy of the chronometer.
The Chopard L.U.C. collection presents an endless range of the options that are diverse and exquisite. The Chopard L.U.C. watches are not only sophisticated but hold the quality of being classic and elegant. The collection comprises of more than 70 individual watches that brings alive the passion and skills of its founding father. The Chopard L.U.C. series presents five lines – elegance, grand complication, complication, heritage and technology – just apt to fit the wrist of any watch lover.
The L.U.C Heritage family line has been created to commemorate the rich history of the company and is taken the influence of classic designs. This Chopard L.U.C. particular line includes the innovative features which comprise of modern mechanics and traditional elements.
The L.U.C. Elegance is the flawless timepieces that hold the attributes of being extravagant in their lacquered dials and comprises of intricate artwork. The Chopard L.U.C XP Urushi is one of the exceptional timepieces that holds the culture of Japan. It is designed by the famous Japanese artist Kiichiro Masumura who has included the country's historic motifs in this Chopard L.U.C. watch. The dial of this watch is really drool-worthy and is perfect to grab a lot of attention. There are various other models in the L.U.C series such as – the XPS which holds a reduced dial, X.P which has the popular square dial and of course the noble Quattro.
The L.U.C Complication line is equipped with technical finesse. The watches of this collection holds all the attributes including chronograph function, a tourbillon mechanism, a moon phase display etc. These Chopard L.U.C. watches perfectly represent the original Chopard only with modern features and are brilliant pieces of high art.
The Chopard L.U.C watches are just rich in variety. They are, at times, also referred to as movement watches because they are the first to hold the brand's in-house movement. The L.U.C series holds traditional elements like no other collection from the brand. Hence, it is simply an exciting blend of innovation along with tradition.
The Chopard L.U.C. timepieces is an inspiration to many watch enthusiasts. It holds a timepiece to suit everyone's needs. Along with men's watches, it comprises of women's timepieces as well that are either installed with the simple three hands or holds complications. Chopard L.U.C. is a must watch for everyone as it is perfect for all occasions and aptly suits everybody's taste.