Backes and Strauss

Jewelry meets watches at British watchmaking company Backes & Strauss. The brand distinguishes itself amongst other luxury watches by including diamond embellishments and the claim to being one of, if not the oldest, diamond company in the world. Since 1789, Backes & Strauss have presented their expertise in the selection, cutting, polishing, and setting of diamonds into both jewelry and watches worthy of the crown. In addition to sophisticated bejeweled timepieces, the brand also offers bespoke services and creates opulent steel timepieces that are no less beautiful or well constructed.