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Need a $674,000 watch? Well Richard Mille has it. The RM 008 in fact goes for about that much and takes the title of one of the most advanced watches in the world. It features tourbillon movement, manual winding, a chronograph split-seconds, a torque indicator and a power reserve indicator.
If you have that kind of bank, you can buy one at the newly opened Richard Mille boutique at The Shops at Crystals, marking the brand's second location in the United States and the first in Las Vegas. This relatively young Swiss watchmaker, launched in 2001, carries more than 40 handmade watches displayed in showcases made with anti-reflective glass and custom choreographed lighting. Men's and women's timepieces find a home in this 750-square-foot showroom with an exclusive VIP area. Look for Makassar wood, Corian stone, leather, steel and glass used in the design of the showroom. And, perhaps tennis star Rafael Nadal will even stop by since he is one of their brand ambassadors.
· Richard Mille [Official Site]
· All Now Open [Racked Vegas]