Watches & Wonders 2021: 5 Gold Watches to Amp Up Your Style
From Cartier to Rolex, these are some of the best gold watches unveiled at Watches & Wonders 2021. Timeless and trendy, gold watches never go out of style and these elegant and extravagant timepieces are an absolute must-have to amplify your sophisticated and luxurious fashion outfits.
Oyster Perpetual Lady-Datejust 28 by Rolex
This watch, crafted from 18-karat yellow gold is a new gem-set version of the classically feminine Rolex Lady-Datejust watch. Showcasing the captivating shine of the diamonds that adorn every surface, this timepiece is set with 158 brilliant-cut diamonds on the case sides and lugs as well as 44 brilliant-cut diamonds on the bezel. The President bracelet sparkles thanks to 596 brilliant-cut diamonds. The dial is also paved with 291 diamonds and features elegant 18-karat yellow gold Roman numerals with a black finish.
Pasha de Cartier by Cartier
The new Pasha de Cartier watch from Cartier is sophisticated in terms of watchmaking functions and design details, which combine to strengthen and maximise the overall appeal of this watch. This yellow gold timepiece comes in a feminine 30 mm case size and is fitted with a crown set with a sapphire cabochon. Powered by a quartz movement, the Pasha de Cartier also boasts a bezel set with 42 brilliant-cut diamonds, ensuring its elegant and luxurious design.
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Luc Quattro Spirit 25 by Chopard
Chopard's Luc Quattro Spirit 25 timepiece is a celebration of the watchmaker's 25th anniversary. This watch is the first jumping-hour timepiece for the brand, and is housed in a 40 mm case featuring the LUC collection's characteristically sleek lines. Crafted from ethical 18-karat rose gold, the watch's innovative and sophisticated Luc 98.06-L movement comes equipped with four barrels. This enables up to eight days of power reserve, making it one of the rare jumping-hour watches with such a degree of autonomy.
Faubourg Polka by Hermès
The quintessential design of the Hermès Faubourg Polka is inspired by the miniaturised Faubourg model from 2014, which featured a mother-of-pearl dial and dainty round-shaped case. This new Hermès timepiece has an entirely redesigned bracelet that consists of interwoven dots and oblique lines.
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Limelight Gala Precious Rainbow by Piaget
This 32 mm timepiece from Piaget is the first very time that the brand has created a rainbow setting complete with a spectacular array of green tsavorites and coloured sapphires. Fine craftsmanship is displayed on this watch; Piaget's gemmologist searched long and hard for specific colours, carats, cuts and clarity, which were needed to perfect it. This automatic 18-karat yellow gold Limelight Gala comes with a 32 mm case, matching dial and bracelet, all of which have been decorated using Piaget's signature Palace decoration.
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