The history of the brand
The brand name of Longines watches it comes from a plot of land on the right bank of the Suze River. There, 30 years after the creation of the company Longines, the headquarters of the maison was established and for that reason the company took that name. In 1867, the first watch was created Longines with crown of office that was awarded at the Universal Exposition in Paris. Ten years later the logo of Longines which will never change in the course of history, in fact it is the oldest brand still in business. The maison is inextricably linked with skiing. The first race in which he participated was in 1924 but it was complicated to take the time of departure and arrival. The company, however, continues undaunted to work on precision and in 1937 Longines builds the first timing system, from that moment the technology expands even more to the present day.
The Evidenza collection of the Swiss manufacture is characterized by the tonneau shape. The watches of this series, with a gold or stainless steel case, are dedicated to women and men who love the elegant and retro look
THE GRANDE CLASSIQUE
The Grande Classique is a classic collection from the Swiss manufacture of luxury watches. The collection includes particularly thin unisex watches animated by quartz movements; there are also versions with mechanical caliber.
The Master Collection includes the best products of the Swiss watchmaker. The highlight models have four retrograde hands or combine the chronograph function with the calendar and the indication of the moon phases