The Vacheron Constantin Historiques American 1921 epitomises the boldness of an era and flaunts its vintage beauty in its pink-gold case and iconic diagonal display with an off-centred crown. As a perfect final touch, the hand-stitched brown alligator leather strap is fitted with a pin buckle. For more information and stockists call 011 317 2600.
This delicate and feminine Buren watch, with a steel and stone face and rose-gold mesh strap, also comes in a yellow gold variant. R1 695 from Tread+Miller, Edgars, American Swiss, NWJ and independent jewellers.
The Panthère de Cartier watch is an icon of the 80s, and the edgier new edition is designed to represent a woman of today. It’s a statement piece in yellow gold with a chain-link bracelet. For more information and stockists call 011 317 2600.
The Cartier Tank turned 100 years old in 2017 and has been loved by men and women of all generations. It’s Roman numerals, double line on the dial and winding crown make this unique timepiece a real classic. For more information and stockists call 011 317 2600.
What does your wristwatch mean to you? Is it the ultimate status symbol, a fashion accessory or just a means of being punctual. Whatever it is, take a look at these incredible new entries to the watch landscape, and perhaps it’s time to put one of them on your wish list!
The Tommy Hilfiger Chelsea watch is a stylish and bold watch with undeniable Tommy Hilfiger DNA. The solid stainless steel construction, from the mesh bracelet to the polished case with faceted bezel, is matched with a striking ice-blue dial with day, date and 24-hour subdials. R3 595. Available from Edgars and independent jewellers.
The Tag Heuer signature S-shaped link design is the defining feature of its immediately recognisable bracelet. The new Tag Heuer Link Lady comes in a choice of a navy blue sunray finish or pink mother-of-pearl dial, which makes this iconic design even more beautiful. For pricing and stockists call Picot & Moss on 011 669 0500.
The magnificent lid of the Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Ivy Secret watch is adorned with brilliant diamonds of baguette and marquise cut in a setting with four different hues of sapphires that depict a flower. The mother-of-pearl dial has engraved ivy leaves which are hand-painted, and the face is magnified by a row of bright and pure blue sapphires. An exquisite piece of jewellery and a timepiece. For more information and stockists call 011 317 2600.
The new Tag Heuer Aquaracer Lady is unflinchingly sporty and elegant for the active modern woman. A natural mother-of-pearl dial in blue or timeless black is finished with a ceramic bezel and a tone-on-tone strap with a satin finish. It’s also available with a steel bracelet to highlight its sporty style, and with a diamond-set bezel for a touch of glamour. For pricing and stockists call Picot & Moss on 011 669 0500.
In 2017, the very first Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Chronograph wristwatch celebrated its 20th anniversary. The fresh new two-tone dial design also features wider hour markers and chronograph counters of increased size. These and other design details are available in a wide combination of finishes. For pricing and stockists call Picot & Moss on 011 669 0500.
On 17 November 2017, Jack Heuer celebrated his 85th birthday. To mark the occasion, TAG Heuer launched a limited edition of the famous TAG Heuer Autavia. The latest generation of this timepiece is tailored to modern requirements, like a self-winding calibre, power reserve of 80 hours and water resistance to 100 metres. For pricing and stockists call Picot & Moss on 011 669 0500.
Both sporty and elegant, Chopard Happy Ocean is the ideal watch for exploring the ocean floor, relaxing on a yacht or strolling on the sand. As technical as it is fun, it’s water-resistant to 300 metres (100 metres for the gem-set version) and beats to the rhythm of a self-winding Chopard movement. For pricing and stockists call Picot & Moss on 011 669 0500.
The 18-carat gold IWC Big Pilot’s Watch Annual Calendar Edition “Antoine de Saint-Exupéry” is limited to only 250 pieces. The tobacco-brown dial and calfskin strap with decorative white stitching are reminiscent of the pilot suits from the era of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. A special feature of this watch is the rotor in solid 18-carat red gold in the form of a Lightning P-38 aircraft. R494 000. Call IWC Schaffhausen on 011 317 2600 for more information.
The Panerai Radiomir 1940 3 Days Acciaio is one of the three new Panerai green dial creations. The distinctive feature shared by the three new watches is an intense dark green dial, against which the luminous beige hour markers and gilded hands elegantly stand out. A masculine strap in natural brown leather with contrasting beige stitching, stamped with the OP logo, completes the look. For more information and stockists call 011 317 2600.
The Scuderia Ferrari Turbo multifunction watch is designed for those who love to show their Ferrari passion at all times, dominated by the unmistakable red dial with textures inspired by the carbon fibre used on the racing cars. R4 595. Available from Edgars, Ferrari Stores and independent jewellers.
Tommy Hilfiger has become globally renowned as the pioneer of “classic American cool” style. This men's watch with a black case and brown leather strap is simple yet classic with its clean lines and uncluttered dial. R2 595. Available from Edgars and independent jewellers.
On 20 September 2017, the legendary Lamborghini headquarters witnessed a world premiere reveal by Roger Dubuis and Lamborghini Squadra Corse. This watch is inspired by the Aventador S engine and the new groundbreaking Huracàn Super Trofeo EVO, and is the start of a new run for two brands sharing the same values of state-of-the-art technology and daring customer experiences. The best of Italian design and performance meets the ultimate in Swiss precision and mechanical instruments. R2 760 000. For more information call The Vault on 011 684 2023.