December 2018


At the ruedu Faubourg Saint-Honore,Paris, Hermes’s 131-year-old headquarters, 44-year-old creative director Pierre-Alexis Dumas said :”My job is to continue the strong creativity of Hermès and cultivate a meticulous spirit and imagination… Let these values work. This is the spirit of Hermes.” in an interview with the media about “Managing the world’s most respected luxury brands”. This is the things that makes Hermes a unique brand compared to its competitors.

In fact, exploring the success of Hermes can be seen from a strap. Since 2006, the workshop of Hermes in Brugg has only been dedicated to the production of the signature leather strap of brand.

Peeling and tanning processes
A Hermes leather strap may be molded on crocodile skin, goatskin, ostrich skin, and of course the most representative Barenia calfskin. In all Hermes collections, there are about 2,000 different colors, materials in more than 50 different models and 300 different sizes for the Hermes watch to meet the need of customers.

Overall regulation of the Brugg workshop
In fact, all the production steps are completed in the factory belongs to Brugg workshop, and any flawed leather will be discarded. It can lead to a lot of waste, which also gives Hermes the advantage of ensuring the high quality of its leather strap.
The next works will be done by hand, such as embedding lining material, hand-punched sewing, embroidered with logo of Hermes, two-way stitched with the linen thread. Then there are repeated grinding and dyeing processes. At the same time, the edge of the strap needs to be hot pressed to seal it. After the waxing and polishing, the craftsman need to paraffin the sealing of strap. And they make the secret signature of brand at the bottom by using the “H” shaped stitching . The top craftsman has successfully completed the above steps, these straps also need to pass the final pass: quality inspection. Passing the test marks, a prefect strap is finished.

Replica Hermes Carre  Quartz Rose Gold Square Men Watch with Brown Genuine Leather Strap

With such a high-quality strap, the brand’s watch design is also a product of many people’s artistic sense. For example, the new Carre H watch is one of the masterpieces. The overlapping use of squares has become a design feature and also reflects the diagonal design features: The small dial of the second hand, the medium dial of the pointer, and the large dial with scales form a very harmonious state. The rounded seconds dial has a vitality. The smooth texture of the upper part of the case is polished, which is also reminiscent of polished leather belongs to Hermes. The relationship between metal and leather processing technology is obvious. This is also the symbol of the Hermes brand.

For fashion women, it’s really important to find out right decoration for wearing. A bracelet or a watch? I really don’t know which one to choose when I match my dress. In fact, if it is a uniquely designed watch, the decorative effect will not be worse than bracelets. The most intuitive realization of this unique design is the shape of the strap. The “multi-circle” long leather strap is a perfect choice. Such as the Replica Hermes Passe Passe quartz watch. And the leather strap seems to be more popular than other materials.

How to choose the right leather strap, people have to look at the following suggestions.
Strap leather selection
Starting equipment for dressing table: calfskin strap
Calfskin is a relatively common and very cheap type of leather strap, calf leather without embossing, without any pattern, but enough to express the elegant temperament of the formal watch. And a sports watch with a calfskin strap can also become a calm and gentleman for business. And the belt of this material is very easy to master on the choice of color. For the fall and winter seasons, the purple calfskin strap of this Replica Hermes Passe Passe white round dial timing with rose gold bezel adds soft colour to the cold winter.

Standard equipment for top watches: crocodile leather strap
Crocodile skin is the first choice for top watches and it has a lot to do with its unique patterns, violent breath and small output. The “crocodile” is a small crocodile (artificially farmed) called an alligator. Because it has a small body, a crocodile can make up to five straps, and the preciousness can be imagined.

Noble and flexible personality choice: lizard skin, ostrich skin and bead skin strap
Lovers who pursue individuality favor some leather straps that are even rarer than crocodile skin – lizard skin, ostrich skin and pearl skin. Although the price of these leather straps is not necessarily more expensive than crocodile skin, it is enough to have personality.

The maintenance method of Leather strap
The leather strap is easily cracked after contact with a large amount of sweat and air-dried. What’s more, it also produces an odor under the erosion of sweat. The method of maintenance is to clean, ventilate and keep dry.

Moreover, the area where the skin is in contact with leather strap after sweating is very uncomfortable, so the autumn and winter season is a paradise for the leather strap compared to summer. Of course, even the best cortex, careful care, can not stop the aging of the skin. The old leather strap can make the quality of the watch much lower and beyond recognition. In general, if you wear it regularly, you must replace the leather strap at least once in two years.