10 wristwatches to please everyone on your holiday shopping list – Robb Report

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You can’t go wrong by offering someone (even if that someone is yourself) time for the holidays.

Few gifts compete with the importance of a beautiful timepiece. Not only is a wristwatch a functional and delightfully analog way of keeping time, it also sends the perfect message to a loved one: this watch is both a thank you for time gone by and a harbinger of times gone by. good times that await us.

Whether the recipient prefers a sporty or sophisticated, minimalist or diamond-set, masculine or feminine watch, the 10 timepieces featured below – all available at NET TO WEAR and Mr. PORTER – have you covered.

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Cartier

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Cartier Tank Louis Manual Winding

In terms of watch icons, the Tank is second to none. Loved by men and women for over a century, the timeless model welcomed a new hand-wound edition earlier this year named after Louis Cartier, one of the three brothers who made the company a powerhouse. world of watchmaking and jewelry. Housed in a rectangular 18k yellow gold case measuring 34mm long by 25mm wide, the watch is distinguished by its distinctive art deco details and attractive dial treatment.

Piaget

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Piaget Polo Date

The mania for steel sports watches of the last decades of the 20e century finds its equal in this new 36mm Polo automatic stainless steel wristwatch from Piaget. Formerly the “It” watch of the 1980s, the model has been updated while remaining faithful to the original. With its well-placed date window, its 18-carat rose gold indexes and its diamond-set bezel (featuring no less than 60 brilliant-cut stones), the Polo Date is ready for its close-up.

Vacheron Constantin Egeria

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Vacheron Constantin Egeria

While Eg̩rie is the latest collection from Vacheron Constantin (the line made its official debut in spring 2020), the design codes that distinguish this quintessential feminine watch Рsuch as the off-center display of this 35mm rose gold model. 18-carat, designed around two intertwined circles Рhave their roots in watches made by the house in the 19e century.

Jaeger Lecoultre

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Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Dazzling Moon

The moon phase display of this Rendez-Vous model in 18k rose gold from Jaeger-LeCoultre lives up to its nickname “Dazzling”. The lapis lazuli dial serves as a striking backdrop to a cosmic scene framed by three rows of diamonds, totaling 3.53 carats!

CBI

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IWC Schaffhausen Portofino Automatic 37

Not only is this refined 37mm Portofino Automatic in stainless steel from IWC Schaffhausen the perfect size for unisex tastes, it also features a genderless design that makes it the perfect gift for anyone on your wishlist. of holiday races.

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Vacheron Constantin

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Vacheron Constantin Overseas Perpetual Calendar Extra-Thin

Few wristwatches combine sporty and sophisticated attributes as gracefully as this Overseas Perpetual Calendar model from Vacheron Constantin. Equipped with one of watchmaking’s most prestigious complications, the 18k white gold model, presented here in a stealthy 41.55mm ultra-thin case, nevertheless exudes an alluring atmosphere of relaxed elegance.

Hermes

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Hermès Slim d’Hermès Skeleton Moon

The openwork dial of this Slim d’Hermès Squelette Lune d’Hermès model – presented here in a 39.5mm titanium case – is just as refined as one would expect from the luxury house. beloved French. From its slim profile to the personalized typeface visible on the numbers around the dial (designed in 2015 by Philippe Apeloig), the details of this winning watch are extraordinary.

Roger dubuis

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Roger Dubuis Excalibur Cobalt Blue Limited Edition Flying Tourbillon

The Swiss like to use the word bold to describe their timepieces. In the case of the new Excalibur Cobalt Blue Limited Edition Flying Tourbillon from contemporary watchmaker Roger Dubuis, the term applies – and more. The 42mm case of the hand-wound model is crafted from a metal, CarTech Micro-Melt BioDur CCMTM, which embodies the high-end watch industry’s adoption of experimental materials.

Mont Blanc

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Montblanc 1858 Geosphere Limited Edition

From Montblanc’s high-end watch factory in the Swiss village of Villeret comes this alluring new 1858 Geosphere limited edition model. Distinguished by a complication comprising two domed globes, one for the northern hemisphere and the other for the southern hemisphere, rotating in opposite directions, the automatic watch comes in a 42 mm distressed stainless steel case. “.

H. Moser & Cie.

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Perpetual calendar H. Moser & Cie. Streamliner

The independent watchmaker H. Moser & Cie. proves that a complication as serious as the perpetual calendar benefits from a minimalist design aesthetic, as in its new Streamliner Perpetual Calendar on a trendy integrated bracelet. The model’s instant date change function (at midnight on February 28, the date automatically changes to March 1) and the signature Fumé dial are H. Moser signatures.

One final tip for holiday shoppers: In this year of well-documented supply chain disruptions and shipping delays, don’t delay shopping for your favorite watches. Time is really running out!

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