Tuesday, January 20, 2009

India:Xylys presents watch inspired by architecture to Hafeez Contracter

India:Xylys presents watch inspired by architecture to Hafeez Contracter


India:Xylys presents watch inspired by architecture to Hafeez Contracter

Xylys, the premium Swiss watch brand presented its 'Inspired By Architecture' line watch 'Bridge' to Hafeez Contractor at an event held at World of Titan today.

Mr. Contractor, known for his many award winning architectural designs and for some of the most beloved building landmarks of India was felicitated by Xylys for his expertise and contributions to the field of architecture. It was a perfect opportunity that 'Bridge' - the watch that exemplifies exquisite architectural detailing - be presented to one of the stalwarts of modern Indian architecture.

Pleased at the occasion, Mr. Contractor said, 'It's a pleasure to receive this brilliant form of craftsmanship from Xylys today. This is a watch I can associate closely with because of the intricate architectural designs incorporated in the watch which has impressed me a lot'.

'Bridge' with its parallel arches miniaturizes the bridge architecture, to the midnight black bracelet that perfectly complements the dark dial. The attention to detail is prominent in the use of anti-reflective coating, scratch resistant sapphire crystal glass, and a 3 yr warranty on both movement and battery. Priced at Rs. 14,000/- onwards, the collection is available in 5 distinct styles with both leather and metal bracelets.

The ladies range in the same line includes timepieces studded with 8 SIG1 diamonds and a mother of pearl dial making it a statement in luxury and precision.

These watches are available at select World of Titan, Lifestyle, Central and Shoppers Stop outlets across India. It is also available at Arcelia in Pune and select multibrand outlets.

About Xylys:
Xylys is the premium watch brand from the house of Titan limited industries. It was launched in 2006 in collaboration with renowned Swiss designer Laurent Rufenacht and Titan's very own design advisor Michael Foley. All Xylys watches are created with a fine sense of design, painstakingly made from carefully selected materials and crafted with a passion for detail.

Every aspect of a Xylys watch – from its movements to the refined watch face and hands, and the bold yet elegant case – contribute to the uniqueness of the Xylys timepiece. The brand is targeted at men and women, who are today's people; supremely confident and conscious of the image they project. Priced between Rs. 8,000 and Rs. 25,000, the Xylys range of watches comes in three collections - Contemporary, Classic and Sport and offers over 60 distinctive models.