It’s that wonderful time of the year again – there’s an air of joie de vivre, everyone’s ready to party & celebrate the now! Along with the end of year come the events of the year – starting with Diwali, going right up to New Year’s Eve, with weddings & engagements & get-togethers sprinkled in.
Here are our fave picks of the luxury watches for this festive season!
Now’s the time to shine in your Indian festive style. The ultimate jewel in the crown to every #OOTN has to be the watch. Simple yet oh-so-effective, an heirloom watch adds gravitas to every event.
For A Cocktail Party
Often the party-starter for any wedding, the Cocktail Party is where the glitziest come out to play – and this calls for elegance and glamour.
Gentlemen, forget the blacks and greys of yore – Impress with dynamic blue! The IWC Portugieser is a luxury watch that demands a second look. With its vivid blue dial and classic black leather strap, this watch looks great with a tuxedo or a 3 piece suit – we’re thinking of a steely grey one.
Ladies, often parties can become a bit of a competition, where everyone’s vying to see the jewels on display. Step away from the crowd and flaunt a statement luxury watch in India! We’ve got our eyes on the Cartier Ballon Bleu in White Gold. With its mother of pearl dial and and a brilliant cut diamond highlight, it’s a showstopper. Pair it with a slinky sari or a glam cocktail gown!
All Nighter Card Parties
Long Diwali Nights mean one thing : Card Parties! Jazzy yet fun, they’re the perfect way to unwind and spend time with friends, all in a fabulous avatar, of course – and this is the perfect spot to flaunt luxury watches in India. The next big thing in luxury watchmaking is Rose Gold. Avant-garde yet oh-so-classic, it’s a timeless look. The Rolex Sky-Dweller in rose gold is iconic just for this! Apart from being a Rolex luxury watch, it’s an heirloom design, made to last through the years.
Men, infuse a bit of playful fun with your style with the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore! With a dial like no other, the intriguing luxury watch impresses one with the sophisticated detailing! Paired with a crisp shirt or even a printed kurta, it makes a statement.
The Festival of Lights is all about celebrating togetherness and joy. This year, add an extra bit of warmth with the way you dress! Indian clothes, such as a bandhgala, always look dashing. Paired with the Oyster Perpetual Yacht-Master 40 in chocolate brown, you’re Diwali-ready!
We love this luxury watch by Rolex for men for its simplicity yet innovative design. The unusual chocolate brown sets it apart from the rest, while its 18 ct gold bezel adds depth.
Ladies, add some eye-candy to your traditional look with the Franck Muller Galet with diamonds. Now this speaks of luxury and how! Crafted from rose gold, diamonds and brown leather, this is an heirloom timepiece that’s coveted by all. Paired with a traditional Benarasi sari, it’s the perfect luxury watch for Diwali!
For a Wedding
Ladies, cast a spell everywhere you go this Wedding Season with the Omega 27 Constellation! Crafted from yellow gold with a champagne dial, this is a timeless watch that will go effortlessly through your entire wardrobe.
Sleek and sophisticated, the Breitling Galactic 36 Automatic for men is a great option to wear during weddings. With its steel and gold strap and statement black dial, the luxury timepiece goes easily from day events to evening events and looks great paired with a suit or a sherwani.
For New Year’s Eve
New Year’s Eve brings with it the promise of a new beginning and the celebration of the year that was. Gentlemen, end it with a bang with the Hublot Big Bang! Futuristic and cool, the coal black watch is highlighted by red detailing on the dial. Perfect to pair with a jet-black shirt and a sports jacket!
To prep yourself for a year like never before, ladies, don a watch whose style has never been seen before! The Rado Centrix has an air of Art Deco meets Futurism with its sleek design & intricate dial detailing – perfect to count down to the new year with!