Buying Guide – The Best Dress Watches of 2017 to Prepare the Holiday Season – Part 1

Buying Guide – The Best Dress Watches of 2017 to Prepare the Holiday Season – Part 1

The Christmas season is fast drawing closer, which implies it’s almost an ideal opportunity to handle your gift list (including some to give yourself) and for us to design our gift guides. We’ll begin our arrangement by attempting to assist with making dressing up simpler, so we’ve picked 13 dress watches of 2017 with decisions to suit each pocket and taste. Furthermore, on the grounds that that would be a ton for one single article, here is part one, with 7 watches estimated under CHF/EUR 20,000.

Frederique Constant Classic Manufacture

The Frederique Constant Classic manufacture is a rich dress watch with vintage flair. The time sign is complemented by a simple date show at 6 o’clock, the entirety of that running on an outwardly lovely gleaming black dial, with long white Roman numerals. 42 mm in measurement, made of cleaned steel, it is controlled by the in-house programmed type FC 710. By and large, it’s an incredible bundle for EUR 2,290 only.

Quick facts: 42mm steel case – programmed development type FC 710 with hours, minutes, seconds and date. Cowhide lash with folding clasp – EUR 2,290 – For more information, if it’s not too much trouble, visit frederiqueconstant.com .

Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Date ‘Sector Dial’

The new Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Sector Dial watches were among the most-discussed watches at SIHH 2017. The threesome of watches to praise the 25th commemoration of the Master Control assortment incorporates an eminent dress watch with choice vintage flair. It is introduced in a controlled 39 mm steel case and fueled by the programmed type 899.1, quite possibly the latest ages of developments presented by JLC. The Master Control sector dial retails for EUR 5,900, which is the passage cost for the Master assortment and definitely makes it hard not to like it!

Quick facts: 39mm steel case – programmed development type 899-1 with hours, minutes, seconds and date. Croc lash with folding clasp – EUR 5,900 – For more information, if it’s not too much trouble, visit www.jaeger-lecoultre.com

Carl F. Bucherer Manero Peripheral Boutique Edition

To praise the kickoff of their first independent boutique in Switzerland, Carl F. Bucherer has delivered a great Manero Peripheral restricted edition, given a blue dial and pink dauphine hands and hour markers. Behind the limited tastefulness of the watch ticks an in-house development which draws its energy from a blue peripheral rotor. Its exactness is COSC-certified. An extremely exquisite watch, from a rising manufacture.

Quick facts: 40.6mm steel case – programmed (peripheral rotor) development type CFB A 2050 with hours, minutes, little seconds and date. Croc calfskin tie with folding clasp – CHF 6,500 – For more information, if it’s not too much trouble, visit www.carl-f-bucherer.com

Jaquet-Droz Grande Seconde Off-Centered 39mm

The Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Off-Centered is currently accessible in a more modest, 39mm form. Stripped down to the basics, this classic with a bend feels without a moment’s delay downplayed, modern and exquisite. It is controlled by the programmed JD2663 type: a twin-barrel development with a silicon balance spring and silicon bed horns. A watch with an unquestionable class on the wrist, yet with that little “je ne sais quoi” that makes it unique.

Quick facts: 39mm steel case – programmed development type JD2623 with hours, minutes and seconds. Croc cowhide lash with pin clasp – CHF 9,400 – For more information, if it’s not too much trouble, visit www.jaquet-droz.com

Ulysse Nardin Classico Paul David Nardin

This year, Ulysse Nardin has delivered a few vintage-enlivened watches including the attractive Classico Paul David Nardin. Propelled by a 1945 model and very different from the customary plans from the brand, it is introduced in a 39 mm steel case featuring a domed sapphire precious stone. The model is fueled by the in-house programmed type UN 320 with silicon innovation. Qualification and legacy, from an extraordinary manufacture.

Quick facts: 39mm steel case – programmed development type UN 320 with hours, minutes, little seconds and date. Croc calfskin tie with pin clasp – CHF 9,500 – For more information, if it’s not too much trouble, visit www.ulysse-nardin.com

Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Chronometer

Presented at SIHH 2017, the Toric Chronometer is an advanced understanding of the first watch planned by Michel Parmigiani. Its rich and proportional 40.8 mm case features a ventured, knurled bezel. Knurling is a sensitive and tedious method and comprises of controlling the material with a wheel that leaves the engraving of its scores in the metal. The outcome is both limited and unique, with a genuine Italian feeling of plan. Showing time and date, its programmed PF331 is COSC certified.

Quick facts: 40.8mm pink gold case – programmed development type PF331 with hours, minutes, little seconds and date. Croc calfskin lash with pin clasp – EUR 16,900 – For more information, if it’s not too much trouble, visit www.parmigiani.com

H. Moser & Cie. Try Center Seconds Automatic

The Endeavor Center Seconds programmed is a refined, particular three-hander, hitting the correct harmony among dressy and easygoing, formal and cool. It is the first Moser dress watch to be fitted with a programmed development manufactured in-house (including the hairspring made with sister company Precision Engineering AG). The HMC200 brags three days power save and it is finished to the brand’s aggressive standards.

Quick facts: 40mm gold case – programmed development type HMC200 with hours, minutes and seconds. Crocodile or Kudu calfskin lash with pin clasp – CHF 19,900 – For more information, kindly visit www.h-moser.com