A highly regarded Swiss brand, Audemars Piguet is known for their aesthetically pleasing, explicitly technical, and sonorous luxury timepieces. Built on avant-garde craftsmanship, AP stands by their saying “to break the rules, you must first master them”.
Through the years Audemars Piguet surprised the world several times with innovative designs. In 1891, AP invents the smallest repeater ever created at just 18mm; In 1921, the company launches the world’s first jumping-hour wristwatch; In 1934, the world’s first skeleton watch since the 18th century is introduced by Audemars Piguet; In 1946, after the war ended, AP develops a 1.64mm mechanical movement, making it the thinnest calibre ever created; In 2000, AP releases the “Tradition d’Excellence,” a collection of highly sophisticated timepieces that are traditional and innovative at the same time; In 2005, AP sells the renowned Edward Piguet Moss Agate Tourbillon, which was the first watch to ever be made with moss agate; In 2007, AP becomes the first watchmaker to design a case using forged carbon.
The most famous model from this manufacturer is the Royal Oak – the first collection of high-end sports watches made of steel. At the time, luxury watches were classic timepieces usually made of precious metals like gold. Today, these types of watches are known as dress watches. A stainless steel sports watch for this time was something entirely new. So this watch revolutionized the watch industry when it was released in the early 1970s. Over the years, the Royal Oak developed into the most successful and coveted model from Audemars Piguet. Today, it enjoys cult status.
Audemars Piguet expanded their sports watch collection in 1993 with the Royal Oak Offshore, which was a bit sportier and more masculine. Its bulkier design appeals many younger customers including some famous people. Celebrities that are known to wear and endorse Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore are Lebron James, Michael Schumacher, and Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Every day exceptional Swiss replica watches are born at the hands of virtuoso watchmakers who will make every effort to see that the Audemars Piguet brand continues to pioneer watchmaking for many years to come. This ultra luxury watch brand really synonymous with quality, complexity and desirability, definitely worthy your time and money.