A Review Of Maurice Lacroix Watches
Hey everyone, today I’m going to be doing a Maurice Lacroix watches review followed up we a look at 5 of their most popular timepieces.
I’ll start thing off with an introduction to the Maurice Lacroix brand with a bit of their history before finally featuring some of the best Maurice Lacroix watches available.
Brief Maurice Lacroix Watches History
Maurice Lacroix was founded in 1975 as part of the Desco von Schulthess of Zurich. By 1980 Maurice Lacroix was so successful that they actually had to cease production to third parties in their Saignelegier facility.
During the following years, Maurice Lacroix managed rocket-like ascent with their Masterpiece lin (originally Les Mécaniques).
they combined Swiss watch making art with their own movements to elevate itself among the ranks of the best Swiss watch manufacturers.
For more on the history of Maurice Lacroix watches check out their wiki here.
Are Maurice Lacroix Watches Good?
Today, Maurice Lacroix are one of the best known affordable Swiss watch brands available. They have a large range of elegant and stylish Swiss watches that range from watches under £500 all the way to timepieces well over £2000.
Overall Maurice Lacroix are a popular brand that covers both quartz and automatic markets to offer something for everyone.
I’m personally a massive fan of this brand and absolutely love many of their watches. One of my favourites happens to be first on today’s list, the Maurice Lacroix moon phase watch.
I’d say you get decent value for money with this brand. Many of the watches make use of sapphire crystal glass and high-end Swiss movements.
5 Best Maurice Lacroix Watches For Men
Now we’re going to be taking a look at a few of the most popular Maurice Lacroix watches for men. These are just a small selection of some of the best selling timepieces from this brand with a variety of both quartz and automatic watches on display.
1. Maurice Lacroix Moonphase Date Watch
First up in today’s list of the top Maurice Lacroix watches is this beautiful moonphase timepiece. It features an elegant dial design with these slim PVD gold plated baton and Roman numeral style hour markers and long hands that standout against the silver coloured background.
This PVD gold finish to the casing and strap really gives this watch a luxury look and finish. Powering this Maurice Lacroix men’s watch is a Swiss quartz movement for excellent accuracy and timekeeping. A sapphire crystal glass also provides a high level of protection from scratches to the front of the watch.
you can read my full Maurice Lacroix ELIROS review here soon.
2. Maurice Lacroix Men’s Les Classiques Quartz Watch
Next up we have another popular Maurice Lacroix Swiss quartz watch. This model features a beautiful dial design with silver coloured hands and slim baton style hour markers along with a small date indicator at the 6 o’clock position. As far as affordable Maurice Lacroix watches go this is one of the best value for money options.
Like the previous model this timepiece also makes use of a Swiss quartz movement for accurate and reliable timekeeping.
You can read my full LC1026SS001130 Maurice Lacroix watch review here soon.
3. Maurice Lacroix Men’s Eliros Wristwatch
Here we have a more minimal Maurice Lacroix watch that makes use of this stunning mesh style stainless steel strap. If you like mesh watches than I’d really be considering this model.
This watch is powered by a Swiss made quartz movement and features a sapphire crystal glass for excellent protection from scratches with a Mohs hardness rating of 9.
You can read my full EL1087 Maurice Lacroix Swiss watches review here once it’s complete.
4. Maurice Lacroix Men’s Pontos Day-Date Watch
Switching things up a little this time around is this Maurice Lacroix popular day-date watch. This model is powered by a Swiss automatic movement which uses the movement of your wrist to charge itself up, never requiring a battery. This is a high quality 26 jewel movement that can be viewed through the exhibition style caseback.
This Gents Maurice Lacroix watch features a stunning dial design with a combination of rose gold coloured detailings on top of a grey sunburst background. It also features a 100m water resistance rating.
You can read my full Pontos Maurice Lacroix watch review here soon.
5. Maurice Lacroix Men’s Pontos 18CT Gold Day/Date Automatic Swiss Watch
The final Maurice Lacroix watch we’re featuring today is this 18CT Pontos day/date automatic timepiece. This fantastic high end watch is powered by a Swiss automatic movement and makes use of a sapphire crystal glass for excellent scratch protection.
A key feature of this expensive Maurice Lacroix watch is the 18 carat rose gold bezel which really makes the watch stand out.
I hope you enjoyed this brief Maurice Lacroix watches review and the look at the 5 best timepieces currently available. My favourite has to be number 1, I’m just a massive fan of moon phase watches and this model looking beautiful.
What was your favourite pick from today’s list? Comment below and let me know which one you’d choose.