The three new additions to the Farer lineup go by the Durham, the Mansfield, and the Lethbridge, and are named after a gaggle of British feminine explorers which have made their mark of their respective artistic fields. These fashions forgo the piqué textured dial discovered on the Stanhope II for a floating hour ring. The brand new design separates the middle of the dial and the minute observe, making a sector aesthetic, whereas concurrently highlighting the utilized hour markers. The selection to go together with this dial design makes these fashions really feel extra refined than the sportier trying Stanhope II.
The Durham comes adorned with a salmon copper dial contrasted by a slate grey hour ring housing Roman numeral hour markers each different hour (skipping the 6 o’clock marker). The Mansfield, which I feel is essentially the most ‘Farer’ of the bunch, is available in what the model is asking a ‘tea inexperienced’ dial colour. The Mansfield demarcates the hours utilizing Arabic numerals versus Roman numerals, and polished utilized markers. The Lethbridge follows the identical format because the Mansfield with matching dial and hour ring colours, besides the Lethbridge’s dial is a vibrant silver offset by polished ‘octane’ blue markers and hand set. Every of those fashions will get a vertical grain end on the dial which mutes the middle ever so barely. The hour ring seems to have a extra polished end, so even with the like-colored dial and hour ring fashions within the Mansfield and the Lethbridge, the dial will current in a different way as lighting modifications in your instant environment.