Many believe that a watch conveys a woman’s personality in a way no other accessory can, while at the same time accenting her femininity and beauty. Lovely, minimalist watches and large, ornate ones are each able to make a distinct fashion statement – depending on the woman’s personal style and look.
As you check out this list, you’ll notice that the prices of these luxury watches for women correlate most closely with brand name and design features, particularly for timepieces with exceptional complications or exceptional beauty. Any of these ten watches, though, will be a stunning addition to your collection.
For now, forget the time and immerse yourself in the world of luxury, class and high-end fashion; as the Groom+Style team takes you through their list of the top 10 best luxury watches for women.
Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust 31
Rose gold is one of the hottest colors and the trend is here to stay. If your watch is yellow gold or stainless steel and you’re looking for a fashionable upgrade, a rose gold watch is the way to go. Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust 31 series offers a wide variety of combinations including Everose gold, a unique 18K pink gold exclusively created by Rolex in 2005.
Bulgari Serpenti Incantati
The snake is probably one of Bulgari’s most renowned symbol, present in necklaces, bracelets, and wristwatches. In the 1940’s, the Italian jewelry brand took the ancient mythological animal — which represents strength, wisdom and rebirth — and turned it into a worldwide icon of fine jewelry. Most recently, the Serpenti made a comeback when the brand launched a new line of women’s watches in Baselworld 2016. The Serpenti Incantati features a captivating geometric design, and is presented in 30mm white or pink gold cases.
IWC Portofino Automatic Day & Night 37
The IWC Portofino Automatic Day & Night 37 watch is both functional and stylish. Meeting practicality needs, it features a 42-hour power reserve when fully wound, 24-hour secondary time display, and 3 bar water resistance. When it comes to aesthetics, a black alligator leather strap and 8-karat red gold case set with 66 diamonds make a polished statement. A white mother-of-pearl dial with 12 diamonds also adds to the overall elegant design.
Vacheron Constantin Traditionelle Small Model
The Traditionelle Small Model watch by Vacheron Constantin is just stunning. Set with a luxurious 1475 diamonds, this chic timepiece is as special as can be. While the diamonds are naturally the standout feature, the rest of this watch’s sophisticated design is also impressive. The case, which is 30mm in diameter and 5.98mm in thickness, is made of 18K white gold, as is the dial and strap.
Chopard Imperiale 36 mm Watch
The Chopard Imperiale watch is the ultimate in refined design. Its sophisticated style boasts an 18ct rose gold and stainless-steel bracelet as well as a chic 36mm case. The generously proportioned silver-toned dial is fitted with finely curved hands, inspired by the age of Empires, and Roman numeral markers. Completing this exquisite design is an amethyst set in the crown that evokes the imperial purple of the Byzantine court.
Dolce & Gabbana Sofia Pink Gold
The Dolce & Gabbana Sofia line of timepieces is elegant, stylish and modern, and the Sofia Pink is a minimalist beauty with a geometric appearance. This Sofia is crafted from 18 karats pink gold with a strap made from 100% pure pink silk satin, finished with an 18 karat pink gold clasp. The dial is made from pink enamel with pink gold-plated hands and logo. and covered by a symmetrically-faceted sapphire glass crystal. It’s powered by a high-caliber Swiss electronic quartz movement and is the lowest-priced luxury watch on our list. The delicate and feminine appearance of this timepiece, however, would be striking at any price.
Piaget Polo Fortyfive Lady Watch
The Polo line of timepieces has been known for its avant-garde style since it was introduced more than 35 years ago, and Polo Lady watches feature the throwback look that is so popular today. The quartz Forty-five is a large and elegant watch, with its size and large numerals contributing a unique sense of sporty style. It is available in several styles; one features an 18-karat rose gold case with diamond pavé bezel, white face, date display, diamond index marker and white rubber band, while another has a rose gold and diamond pavé face with an alligator leather strap.
The Crash watch is another timepiece that made a comeback. Originally designed in the late 1960’s by Cartier, the wristwatch is a true collectible item. Its free-spirited shape reflects a time of rebellion and is an artistic statement itself. It features a mechanical movement with manual winding, and the white gold case is set with 149 brilliant-cut diamonds with a total weight of 2.15 CT.
IWC The Da Vinci Automatic Moon Phase 36
IWC unveiled two new ladies’ watches to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the brand this year; the Da Vinci Automatic Moon Phase 36 Edition “150 Years” returns to a style the company first focused on during the late 1980s. The elaborately decorated jewelry watch is available in two limited-edition models made of either 18-carat white or red gold, and each model is restricted to 50 watches. Both models include 206 pure white diamonds that amount to 2.26 carats.
With its mother-of-pearl dial and celestial features, the Rendez-Vous Night & Day stainless-steel watch is aptly named because it’s a perfect style accessory no matter the time of day. Diamonds act as index-markers, and the watch is available in sizes from 29 to 34 mm in both stainless-steel and pink gold cases.