Ok, well it may be difficult to say the rarest metal on earth is a trend – but let’s face it, some of the finest watchmakers in the world know how to use platinum to its best advantage when it comes to creating a watch case. Thanks to the Platinum Guild, which recently released its report: Time Machine, Platinum Watches 2010-2011—we are privy to nearly two dozen of the top watch brands that really know how to use platinum for their luxury watch cases and do it in style. Sorry I can’t show them all, but for more information, you can visit http://www.preciousplatinum.com/.
Meanwhile, there are a few things I would like to share with you about platinum before I tell you about these special timepieces. To begin with, not only is this metal 30 times rarer than gold, but also it is much harder, less easily scratched, and much more difficult to work with. It is 95 percent pure, heavier than gold and considered the ultimate metal for a complicated watch. Herein lay just a handful of platinum watch beauties.