India's Own Stri

Meet Stri, the latest launch for women by India's home-grown watch brand, the Bangalore Watch Company.

Unveiled in 2018, the Bangalore Watch Company seeks to reestablish the legacy of being India's home-grown watch brand following the footsteps of HMT. They'd launched with the Ranaissance Automatic last year, a mid-century inspired dress watch collection for men. This year, due to popular demand, the Bangalore Watch Company introduces the Stri collection, their extension of the Renaissance Automatic line for women.

Consisting of a total of five timepieces – three in rose gold plated stainless steel and two in stainless steel – Stri is offered in three varied dial options: Opaline, Anthracite and a unique Emerald. The watches are all made of surgical-grade steel, scratch-resistant Sapphire crystals and a slim case adorned with 72 Swarovski crystals. The watches come equipped with a quartz movement and are priced between Rs. 28,000 and Rs. 32,000.


Launched in 2012, WatchTime India is the result of a collaboration between America's most-read watch magazine, WatchTime and, India's leading media house, Malayala Manorama. With an aim to popularise and celebrate the evolving watch culture of the country, the publication is your one-stop destination for everything related to fine luxury watches. From the latest tests to reviews, to exclusive features on the history and horological heritage of some of the most spectacular watch brands of the world, the WatchTime India portal has a lot to offer. Stay tuned for an exciting journey, through the fascinating world of watches!

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