Here are a few festive watches you should consider for gifting
The Circa 1870 Hunter-type watch with complete calendar comes in a 18-carat yellow or pink gold case, decorated and chased with floral motifs. This pocket watch boasts an original and melegant arrangement of the day, date, month, phases and age of the moon alternating with the small seconds.
Available in 18-carat red gold with a mother-of-pearl cabochon or in 18-carat white gold with diamonds and an onyx cabochon, the Fine Jewellery Omega Flower pendants are splendid interpretations of celestial and terrestrial powers. They hang beautifully from an understated 18-carat red or white gold necklace. Earrings and rings featuring the same designs and materials as the pendants pair perfectly in this collection.
The Samarqand-Silk Route collection draws inspiration from designs and crafts that celebrate the Silk Route. From minaret lanterns in jewel tones, silk velvet cushions handwoven by master craftsmen in Uzbekistan to lamps and lanterns inspired by Middle Eastern souks, fragrant candles and frankincense from Dhofar, this festive season give your home an all-new look.
This Diamaster watch comes in a sleek polished white high-tech ceramic case, which houses a luminous mother of pearl dial. At its centre are 36 gleaming diamonds. It is the perfect timepiece to go from a business meeting to the office party or from running errands to celebrating with family. Ultra-feminine, the minimalistic design of the case lets the dial stand out in all its glory. Incorporating everything that is festive, gentle and glamorous, it makes for a perfect gift this season.
This jewellery timepiece, Les Volants de la Reine, comes in a 18-carat white gold case. Inspired by the costumes worn by Breguet’s first female client, Queen Marie-Antoinette of France, this new jewellery collection presents an astonishing complexity of form, recalling the elegant silks and ruffed lace of the period. The bezel and the flange are set with brilliant-cut diamonds. Baguette diamonds make up an interwoven ribbon, surmounted by two cushion-cut sapphires while the scrolls and the bow are
decorated with a fine frosting of diamonds. Fitted with a mechanical movement, the watch comes with a satin strap with a folding clasp, set
with 26 brilliant-cut diamonds.
This Diwali, move over from the traditional sweet and savoury boxes, gift a Chandon Diwali box. Be it a part of a corporate luxe hamper or a highly personalised gift, the Chandon Diwali box makes an ideal offering. The box with the bottle of Chandon Brut in it will be available across select retail shops. Price: `1,200
Fan di Fendi Pour Homme Assoluto, the all-new fragrance from Fendi is intense, ferocious and impulsive. The top notes open fiercely with spices—blend of cardamom from Guatemala and strong pink pepper. The heart adds a union of sage from France, oud wood accords, vetiver and patchouli from Indonesia, while the base is warmed with opoponax resins accompanied by tonka absolute and citrus absolute. Price: 50ml EDT—`5,050 100ml EDT— `7,100
This Vanity watch comes in a rose gold case and is powered by a Swissmade quartz movement. The soleil dial with engraved Greek key and crocodile-print leather strap are coordinated with the case colour in an intensely vibrant chromatic arrangement. This model in the Versace timepieces collection, has three new colours: chocolate, red and silver.