Among Cartier's many new releases for 2011 was this ultra-thin version of the popular Ballon Bleu replica watch. As a women's watch I totally get it. It has a elegant, bubbly beauty to it Cartier Ballon Bleu de 46mm Replica and some nice rounded curves.
Thin profile watches are hot in 2011. There are a lot of reasons for that, but cost is one of them. Brands can charge the same amount for a watch with less precious metal - and they can claim you are paying for the complexity of miniaturization. Anything under 40mm wide in a think profile won't see time on my wrist, and I prefer at least 42mm and wider if I can help it. Thankfully, Cartier made this thin version of the Cartier Ballon Bleu replica watch 46mm wide - great.
Cartier calls the Cartier Ballon Bleu 46mm replica watch the "Extra-Flat" Ballon Bleu. There are at least a dozen ways that you find brands naming thin watches. Some just use names like "flat" or "thin," and sometimes terms like "slim." The brands sometimes get a bit over excited about the svelte nature of these timepieces and feel the need to add on adjectives to help you Cartier Ballon Bleu 46mm Replica get in their same frame of mind. This is why you see labels like "ultra-thin" and "extra-flat."
The thin case of the Cartier Ballon Bleu 46mm replica watch is broad and flat - which is good. I prefer them flatter versus curved when they are this size. The lugs curve a bit to make the watch fit better on your wrist. With just two hands and Cartier Roman numerals, the guilloche machine engraved dial looks slick and still easy to read. Whether or not you like the style of it is a matter of taste, but it is a pretty attractive face in the scheme of things. There is also that blue dialed version of the Cartier Ballon Bleu 46mm replica watch - that is cheap Cartier Ballon Bleu 46mm Replica special for the platinum cased model. Aside from that are 18k white and rose gold models with more traditional looking Cartier replica watch dials. The covered crown has a sapphire cabochon set in it.