62 stylish timepieces to watch out for


62 stylish timepieces to watch out for

Time to max out that credit card

By Nirja Dutt  August 9th, 2018

From all-new ways to wear your watches to timepieces that are perfect for your jewellery box, it’s time you put your best foot forward with our watch report featuring the most iconic and classic timepieces. Whether you fancy square-shaped watches, the sexy, serpente-style ones or those dainty dials embellished with crystals, our watch report features them all. 

#ELLEPicks: 62 stylish watches to watch out for

1. ‘Arceau Casaque’, Hermès
2. ‘Révélation d’une Panthère’, Cartier
3. ‘True Thinline Nature’, Rado
4. ‘Métiers d’Art Les Aérostiers’, Vacheron Constantin
5. ‘Happy Diamonds’, Chopard
6. ‘Trésor’, Omega
7. ‘Crystal Lake’, Swarovski
8. ‘Rendez-Vous Tourbillon’, Jaeger-LeCoultre


FAIR AND SQUARE

Give your look that extra edge with these quadratic creations.

(From the left)

1. ‘Manhattan’, Rado
2. ‘Linda’, Karl Lagerfeld
3. ‘Tetra Petit Four’, Nomos
4. ‘Momento Fendi Cushion’, Fendi
5. ‘Boy.Friend Caliber 3’, Chanel
6. ‘Golden Bridge Rectangle’, Corum
7. 'AX5452’, Armani Exchange
8. ‘L.U.C Heritage Grand Cru’, Chopard

 

 


IT'S A WRAP

Get a manicure to go with the candy coiled around your wrist

(From the left)

1. ‘Lady 8 petite’, Jaquet Droz; Faces Hi Shine Nail Enamel in Dreamy Blue
2. ‘Petite Promesse’, Baume & Mercier; Nykaa Salon Shine Gel Nail Lacquer in Pina Colada
3. ‘Emerald’, Harry Winston; O.P.I Infinite Shine Nail Polish in Dulce de Leche
4. ‘Serpenti Tubogas’, Bulgari; Lakmé 9to5 Primer + Matte Nail Color in Charcoal Matte
5. ‘Première Rock’, Chanel; Chambor Intense Shotz Nail Enamel in 11
6. Panthère de Cartier’, Cartier; Estée Lauder Pure Color Nail Lacquer


SMALL BLESSINGS

Dress up your look with petite pearls and dainty dials.

(From the top)

1. Leather shoes, Nicholas Kirkwood
2. Suede heels, Miu Miu
3. Metal sunglasses, Fendi
4. ‘MJ3602’, Marc Jacobs
5. ‘Lipstick Square’, de GRISOGONO
6. ‘Blue Pastel’, Swatch
7. ‘Panthère de Cartier’, Cartier
8. 'NY2751’, DKNY
9. ‘Tambour Moon Star’, Louis Vuitton
10. ‘Julez’, Diesel
11. Leather belt, Philosophy Di Lorenzo Serafini


CRYSTAL DAYS

Crafted with the finest metal and the choicest precious stones, these bejewelled pieces do more than just tell the time.

(From the left)

1. ‘Diamond Secret’, Graff Diamonds
2. ‘Secret watch’, Chopard
3. ‘Baignoire Etoilée’, Cartier
4. ‘Chrysanthème Secret watch’, Van Cleef & Arpels
5. 'Serpenti’,Bulgari
6. ‘Les Éternelles Camélia’, Chanel


COME TO LIGHT

All the ceramic timepieces you need to add to your collection now.

1. ‘Sepenti’,Bulgari: Giving the Bulgari Serpenti a new vibe, the double spiral bracelet comes in ceramic and adorned with 18K rose gold and diamonds.
2. ‘Royal Oak Offshore Grande Complication’, Audemars Piguet: Audemars Piguet’s Royal Oak Offshore Grande Complication launched had us at its sleek ceramic design. 
3. ‘Carrera “Tête de Vipère” Chronograph Tourbillon Chronometer’, TAG Heuer: The ceramic casing of this TAG Heuer is complemented by the bezel and lugs that lend to its seamless look.
4. ’Laureato’, Girard-Perregaux: This Laureato, with the octagonal stainless-steel bezel, is set on a white ceramic case, and is completely scratch proof.
5. ‘J12’, Chanel: In addition to a ceramic case and bracelet, this limited-edition piece comes with a ceramic marquetry dial and bezel as well.
6. ‘Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon Apollo 8’, Omega: The 44.25mm cases of this entire collection are crafted in black ceramic to resemble the moon’s surface.

 


SLIM PICKINGS

Like it complicated and crisp? These watches will only skim your wrist.

1. 'Master Ultra-Thin Squelette blue enamel', Jaeger- LeCoultre: At a mere 3.6mm, this hand-wound Jaeger- LeCoultre piece packs in 119 components and 19 jewels, and offers a 33-hour power reserve.
2. 'Overseas Ultra-Thin Perpetual Calendar', Vacheron Constrantin: One of the slimmest movements around, this Vacheron Constantin watch also powers a perpetual calendar and moon-phase indications.
3. 'Saxonia Thin', A.Lange & Söhne': With its case height at 5.9mm, the Saxonia Thin is the flattest watch crafted by A. Lange & Söhne so far.
4. 'Altiplano Ultimate Concept', Piaget': At 2mm, the Piaget Altiplano Ultimate Concept holds a record as one of the thinnest mechanical watches in the world.
5. 'Royal Oak RD#2 Perpetual Calendar', Vacheron Constantin': The hand-wound tourbillon Calibre 2924 is 31.5mm in diameter and 4.46mm in height.
6. 'Eco-Drive One, Citizen':The Eco-Drive One’s new generation comes with a 1mm-thick movement.


OUT WITH THE OLD

1. ‘Manero Flyback’, Carl F. Bucherer
2. ‘1815 Chronograph’, A. Lange & Söhne
3. ‘1858 Automatic Chronograph’, Montblanc
4. ‘Monaco Bamford’, TAG Heuer
5. ‘IWC Tribute to Pallweber Edition 150 Years’, IWC
6. ‘Seamaster 1948’, Omega
7. ‘Raider Harpoon’, Favre-Leuba
8. ‘Oyster Perpetual Datejust’, Rolex

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SUPER STRAP

Prefer a different watch with every outfit? Pull a switcheroo with these modish models.

1. ‘Linea’, Baume & Mercier
2. ‘Luminor Due’, Panerai
3. ‘Overseas Dual Time’, Vacheron Constantin
4. ‘MK Access’, Michael Kors
5. ‘Piaget Possession’, Piaget
6. ‘Formula 1 Lady’, TAG Heuer
7. ‘I.N.O.X.’, Victorinox


Illustrations: Mohammad Bilal