It seems we still have a slight hang-over from watching International Tennis Superstars play live in Manila for IPTL as the launch of the Lacoste Polo Watch L.12.12. was a tennis themed event. Everyone got to play tennis and compete with other guest via Wii!
Goofing-off with a good friend Patricia Bermudez-Hizon who hosted the event with Anthony Suntay
Now joined by blogger friends Lou Ventigan and Ruth dela Cruz.
So you ask, what’s the significance of tennis to Lacoste Polo Watch L.12.12.?
Well, although it is iconic and recognizable, not many know the story behind the crocodile logo and the classic cotton petit pique poloshirt.
subsidiary of the Lucerne Group) and global licensee Movado Group, Inc.
“Much like the classic polo shirt it is named after, the Lacoste.12.12 watch
embodies the brand’s rich history of designing crisp, elegant pieces, and we are really excited to be bringing its 2014 Holiday collection to Manila,” says Julian Addison, MGI President for Asia Pacific. “Filipinos seem to have a tasteful yet practical sense of aesthetics – values that are manifest in these timepieces.”
The L.12.12. Watch collection is available in six confident colors; grey, red, blue, white, green and black which are the classic colors of the Lacoste Polo Shirt where the watch design come from. Intricate details such as the light airy pique fabric polo shirt’s unique signature is faithfully echoed on the watch by an attractive petit pique mesh effect running around the case sides and along the soft-touch silicone strap and the legendary green crocodile on the 3 o’clock position.
With blogger friends Jackie Go and Shai Lagarde after picking our box from the Lacoste tree.
The L.12.12. Watches are available at L Tlmestudio, Wristpod, select Chronos Boutiques, SM Department Stores, The Landmark and Robinson’s Department Stores.
How about you, which of the colors above you like best?
Stay gorgeous everyone!