FASHION & WATCHES

5 Stunning Luxury Watches For July

by Anton D. Javier
03 Jul 2018

A new crop of timepieces for weekend warriors, which score high on aesthetics and functionality

  • 1. TUDOR BLACK BAY 41–36–32
  • 2. RADO TRUE THINLINE NATURE COLLECTION
  • 3. MIDO BARONCELLI 2118
  • 4. HAMILTON KHAKI FIELD MECHANICAL
  • 5. TISSOT CHRONO XL TOUR DE FRANCE SPECIAL EDITION

1. Tudor Black Bay 41–36–32

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As far as simplicity and reliability goes, TUDOR’s Black Bay ranks high on our list, and now even more so with the recent addition of the 32 mm case size. In addition to the new size, the range also introduces a blue dial that captures the light, lending an assortment of shades that range from vivid electric blue to an intense, deep navy.

www.tudorwatch.com

  • 1. TUDOR BLACK BAY 41–36–32
  • 2. RADO TRUE THINLINE NATURE COLLECTION
  • 3. MIDO BARONCELLI 2118
  • 4. HAMILTON KHAKI FIELD MECHANICAL
  • 5. TISSOT CHRONO XL TOUR DE FRANCE SPECIAL EDITION

2. Rado True Thinline Nature Collection

Rado-nature-collection-green-face-green-strap

Rado embarked on a creative partnership with Grandi Giardini Italiani – an organization that promotes the rich heritage of grand Italian gardens – to produce a range of timepieces imbued with the colors and elements of the natural world. The green timepiece, which reflects a verdant leaf, is our favorite with its statement-making, nature-inspired elegance. 

www.rado.com

  • 1. TUDOR BLACK BAY 41–36–32
  • 2. RADO TRUE THINLINE NATURE COLLECTION
  • 3. MIDO BARONCELLI 2118
  • 4. HAMILTON KHAKI FIELD MECHANICAL
  • 5. TISSOT CHRONO XL TOUR DE FRANCE SPECIAL EDITION

3. Mido Baroncelli 2118

Mido-black-watch-face-black-strap

Limited to 2,118 pieces, the Baroncelli 2118 is the perfect juxtaposition of romantic and modern. The all-black timepiece reflects the brand’s values of timeless design, quality materials, and technical innovation. Finishing it off is a 100th Anniversary Limited Edition stamp on both the face and strap.

www.midowatches.com

  • 1. TUDOR BLACK BAY 41–36–32
  • 2. RADO TRUE THINLINE NATURE COLLECTION
  • 3. MIDO BARONCELLI 2118
  • 4. HAMILTON KHAKI FIELD MECHANICAL
  • 5. TISSOT CHRONO XL TOUR DE FRANCE SPECIAL EDITION

4. Hamilton Khaki Field Mechanical

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One look at Hamilton’s Khaki Field Mechanical timepiece and you’ll instantly know that it’s a watch that will work for you – whether on a safari or strolling around your favorite city. Based on a 1940’s classic, the Khaki Field is a beautiful nod to its military heritage with the durable NATO strap, luminescent numerals, dark dial with light, and matte stainless steel case.

www.hamiltonwatch.com

  • 1. TUDOR BLACK BAY 41–36–32
  • 2. RADO TRUE THINLINE NATURE COLLECTION
  • 3. MIDO BARONCELLI 2118
  • 4. HAMILTON KHAKI FIELD MECHANICAL
  • 5. TISSOT CHRONO XL TOUR DE FRANCE SPECIAL EDITION

5. Tissot Chrono XL Tour De France Special Edition

Tissot-black-face-black-leather-strap

With its larger-than-life 45mm case, the Tissot Chrono XL Tour de France Special Edition makes for an exceptional timepiece on any wrist. A smooth, matte steel case and leather strap blends exceptionally well with vibrant pops of yellow, while the caseback engraved with the official Tour de France logo makes it a fitting tribute to the beloved race.

www.tissotwatches.com