As the world keeps on ticking in an ever more digital direction, it’s only natural we seek out the analogue. No matter where we’re evolving, a luxury watch will forever stand the test of time, serving as a simple reminder to find pleasure in the classic parts of our lives. More than telling time, the right watch is a marker of moments, the ultimate statement of luxury. Whether buying for yourself or someone else, it’s a piece to deeply consider but that doesn’t mean meeting your match shouldn’t be beautifully easy.
From the modern classics to elegantly fashion-led timepieces, we’ve curated your guide to the luxury watches that make for the ultimate investment this gifting season.
Having begun watchmaking in 1988, Italian house Fendi is synonymous with luxury. With timepieces inspired by the Fendi heritage, each creation is steeped in the brands DNA and a celebration of daring creativity, innovation and the highest craftsmanship. A marriage of Swiss expertise and high-end Italian design, let yourself fall in love with this perfectly delicate style that’s destined to work back with your entire wardrobe.
For the ultimate statement, let Piaget’s Limelight Gala command the desired affection. Inspired by the timepieces chosen by style icons Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Elizabeth Taylor, this is the epitome of refined elegance. The unique allure of Piaget lies in the audacity of its style where craftsmanship meets excellence. In its rose gold and diamond glory, this eye-catching piece is no exception.
Keeping its Swiss identity at its core, Tissot uses special materials, advanced functionalities and meticulous design detail to create luxury watches that effortlessly balance precision and style.
Boasting a Swiss quartz movement, the Carson Quartz Premium Watch is crafted with a stainless steel case, roman numerals indices and a stainless steel bracelet. More masculine in nature with a 40mm face, keep this for yourself or borrow from the boys.
Slightly more delicate in design, the 30mm Tissot Carson Premium Lady Watch is ideal for the everyday. Complete with their signature Swiss Quartz movement and stainless steel finishing, this is a timepiece that will go the fashion distance.
Historically, Longines has accompanied legendary pioneers on adventures across air, land, and sea. Drawing inspiration from that spirit is their latest collection. Aptly named Longines Spirit, the automatic watch is a true link between history, innovation, and elegance. Combining the best of Swiss craftsmanship, this stainless steel timepiece inspires its wearer to leave their mark on history.