Just in time for the post-holiday wave of wintry weather, iW presents a look at some really nice ice. These diamond watches offer the time set into true luxury and several of the high-end diamond timepieces also include specialized functions.
From Girard-Perregaux, this Cat’s Eye High Jewelry watch is crafted in white gold and houses a G-P mechanical self-winding movement ensconsed in fancy emerald-cut diamonds. In fact, the case and bracelet are set with 543 diamonds, the dial with another 102 diamonds and the crown with one rose-cut diamond – to the tune of 646 diamonds weighing just over fifty carats. With 46 hours of power reserve, it offers hours, minutes, seconds. Price: $1,075,500.
This Jaeger-LeCoultre Grande Reverso Ultra Thin Duetto Duo is crafted in white gold. It features one dial entirely set with diamonds (507 diamonds weighing more than two carats) and the reverse dial is offered in stunning mother-of-pearl. The watch provides two time zones and is powered by a manual-wind in-house movement. Price: $48,300.
Crafted in 18-karat pink gold, this new Bulgari Diva Quartz watch is powered, as the name says, by a quartz movement. The 30mm watch is thin, feminine and beautifully set with brilliant-cut diamonds on the case and across the entire pave’ dial. The watch is finished with a cabochon pink rubellite on the crown. It weighs 2.02 carats (323 diamonds) and is priced at $29,400.
From the high-jewelry collection of Cartier, this alluring white gold watch is bedecked with fancy-cut and brilliant-cut diamonds individually hand set to form the stunning geometrical and floral motif. The watch consists of 279 diamonds, plus two highlighted pear-shaped diamonds, and weighs eleven carats. A quartz movement powers the stunning watch, which is priced at $264,000.
Crafted in rose gold, this de Grisogono Sugar watch is set with ninety white diamonds. The mother-of-pearl dial features dauphine hands and the watch is powered by a quartz caliber. The signature white galuchat strap features a pink gold folding clasp set with twelve diamonds. The diamonds that dangle from the case sway with movement. It retails for $101,600.