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It’s time for women: Watchmakers upping their game with women’s timepieces

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Watchmakers are upping their game with women's timepieces that boast beauty, technical artistry and mechanical ingenuity

I Am Woman, Helen Reddy's 1971 feminist anthem, starts with this clarion call: "I am woman, hear me roar in numbers too big to ignore."

It's a cry which is heard loud and clear in the luxury watch industry.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 08, 2019, with the headline 'It's time for women'. Print Edition | Subscribe