Having crossed the boundary of 169 years Ulysse Nardin company deserves to be considered one of the most experienced and dynamic manufacturers of watch mechanisms in the whole world. Since the time of its foundation and until today the brand has managed to walk a long way from a tiny workshop, where chronographs for sea voyages were gathered to a huge successful business, which transformed the process of watch creation in the piece of art.
The company was officially founded in 1846, when the heir of the family of Swiss watchmakers decided to open his firm and called it Ulysse Nardin. The founder took up work seriously and started to produce chronometers, which were used by sailors during their voyages. The seamen immediately appreciated the quality and accuracy of devices of Nardin’s company, due to this fact the brand has gained reputation of reliability and quality. These factors allowed attracting a bigger number of admirers of this brand and that is why the prices for Ulysse Nardin watches have always been high.
In 1862 Ulysse Nardin’s chronometer for seamen received its first award at the international exhibition in London, it was the beginning of numerous awards received by the brand. One of the most significant years for the firm was 1876, when the son of Ulysse Nardin became in charge of the company. At the time, when he headed the company, it began to produce the first pocket watches and gained favor of the clients from different professions apart from marine ones. In 1920 a new page in history of original wrist Ulysse Nardin watches was opened, an affair of honor was continued by the grandson of company founder. In 15 years already the most accurate watch of that time was presented. A variety of innovations and incredible quality attracted many people, who wished to buy genuine Ulysse Nardin watches the price for which was not the cheapest, but despite all this the sales were only growing. In the 50s the products of the firm were taking honorable places in the collections of renowned all over the world people and in the 80s the brand was bought by Rolf Schneider, who had no reference to Nardin dynasty, but managed to preserve all the values, which accompanied the business.
Nowadays it is quite simple to buy Ulysse Nardin watches the design of which was influenced by fashion trends of that time, and their filling was dictated by the best Swiss traditions of watch mechanisms production. In 1999 the watches with installed eternal calendar were represented, in 2001 these were the watches with tourbillion. Swiss watch manufacture Ulysse Nardin is located in the small town Le Locle, which is in Switzerland. Despite this fact it is possible to buy authentic Ulysse Nardin watches with shipping and warranty from any part of the world with the help of our watch store. Today the manufacture has managed to create different collections: Marine Manufacture is performed most in blue colors and dedicated to the sea, the watches from this line are preferably bought by captains and yachtsmen. El Toro involves one of the most demanded models called Perpetual, which shows time according to Greenwich, Exceptional is enclosed into a round case and perfectly suits romantic adventurers, Classico San Marco line includes bright and colorful dials with marine and fantastic patterns in combination with classic elements of strictness and elegance. The manufacture paid attention to lovely ladies too and released a special collection of women chronometers, which conquered attention of confident and wealthy representatives of the fair sex.