IT’S ABOUT TIME
Fashion Watches For Him & Her
By Harry Brad
Time is a valuable commodity, both in terms of how we spend it and how we track it. Make your minutes matter in a fashionable way with these stylish timepieces.
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A mainstay for men, James Bond’s Omega Sea master 300 Master Co-Axial “Spectre” Limited Edition. Of course, only 7,007 were made.
Info: $7,500; omegawatches.com.
Her What could be more of a statement than the Cartier Ballon Bleu de Cartier watch featuring 18k pink gold and diamonds.
Info: $12.000; cartier.com.
What could be more classic than the Rolex GMT-Master II Oyster. This watch comes with a second hour hand for keeping track of time when on the move. Catch me if you can.
Info: $9,995; rolex.com.
The lady on the move requires an elegant watch which is robust yet refined. The Jaeger Le Coultre Reverso Classic Small was designed for polo players whom, until its creation would simply wear their watches backwards when playing. The Reverso as the name implies enables you to flip the watch face over to create a bracelet.
Info: $5,150; jaeger-lecoultre.com.
Make a statement with the Apple Watch 4 and switch between face sizes and straps from silicon for exercising to leather, metal and even fashionable styles with collaboration from French fashion house Hermes. Info: $429; apple.com.
The Samsung Galaxy Watch has the differentiation of being physically round versus the square design of the Apple Watch 4. The key attraction for this watch—like the Apple model—is the cell phone the wearer uses. The synchronization benefits will pull you to the ecosystem of the Galaxy or Apple depending on your cellphone, and should you have both cell phones one can only suggest two wrists. Info: $329.99; samsung.com.
This retro-styled timepiece for men is the Casio Vintage Collection complete with digital dial. Welcome to the 1980s. Info: $33.95; casio.com.
A glittering addition to any fashion-forward woman is the popular Swatch Pinksparkles which features Swarovski crystals circling the face dial Info: $75; swatch.com.
The Polar V800 keeps track of your ride, run or hike measuring speed, distance and route. The watch is compatible with H7 Heart Rate sensor as you train—even while swimming. Info: $429.99; polar.com.
Garmin’s Forerunner® 35 is an all-in-one device which monitors heart rate, counts steps, calories, and even reminds you when to move! The built-in GPS tracks how far, how fast and where you run. Best of all it automatically uploads your data to Garmin Connect where you can join challenges and meet goals. Info: $169.99; garmin.com.