6 Calendar Watches We Love


September 6, 2017 | BY Karishma Tulsidas

Digital watches are having their moment right now, but old school will always be in.

A Google calendar reminder may serve the purpose, but nothing beats the anachronistic charm of remembering a special date with a calendar watch. Here are some of our favourites.


Glashütte’s Original Senator Excellence lives up to its name with a stellar movement that withstands knocks, and elegance emphasised by a slim bezel, black numerals on white canvas and oversized date aperture

6 Calendar Watches We Love

Rolex is the brand of choice to mark milestones, so why break tradition when it comes to your wedding? Men drawn to the sporty looks of the Oyster family will love this Rolesor Sky-Dweller with an annual calendar and a dual-time zone indicator.


A slate grey dial paired with a rose gold case always gets our nod of approval, but what we love even more about Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Duomètre Quantième Lunaire (perpetual calendar with moonphase) is the fact that the dial opens up to reveal part of the stunning movement within. 

6 Calendar Watches We Love

Trust Hermès to turn the notion of traditional time keeping on its head: the Slim d’Hermès L'Heure Impatiente may not have a date function, but it allows you to begin a countdown for a predetermined time, at which the watch strikes a note of jubilance. How’s that for building up to your wedding excitement?  


With its aged-looking cream dial, white gold Arabic numerals and hands, and brown alligator strap, the Patek Philippe 5320G looks like it comes from a long-forgotten era, but with all the wonders of the watchmaker’s modern knowhow, making this perpetual calendar watch a glorious addition to any collection.