Founded in Rome in 1884 by a talented silversmith Sotirio Voulgaris, Bvlgari has now come to represent a wide array of other luxury items such as jewelry, fragrances, hotels, and skincare, to name a few. In 1980, the companys Swiss subsidiary, Bvlgari Time S.A. started introducing a line of watches that proudly showcases Italian design and Swiss expertise. Today, a woman of consummate style will surely delight in the Bvlgari Alveare collection. Its intricately designed bangle-type bracelet features a polished 17mm 18k gold or gold/steel case and also offers diamond set versions for that extra sparkle. The Bvlgari Alveares rectangular hexagonal case houses a precise quartz movement with gold or silver tone hands on the dial indicating hours and minutes. Luxurious and functional, the Bvlgari Alveare is a mesmerizing fusion of horology and haute joaillerie.