In 1884 Karl Elsener opened a cutlery workshop in 1884 to create knives, he ended up creating the iconic Swiss Army Knife. The inventive spirit that defines a Victorinox Swiss Army Knife can be found throughout the rest of their products as well. Not surprisingly, their watches feature a sleek metallic design. Every watch they create has the same quality and precision of the blades that they are known for. Victorinox produces only the highest quality Swiss products.