Partners In Time: The Best 'His And Hers' Watches For Couples
Tank Louis Cartier
HIS: You can’t go wrong with the sleek Tank Louis Cartier. The large model comes with a pink-gold case and a manual- winding movement.
HERS: The small ladies model also has a pink-gold case and gets a sparkling touch with diamonds on the bezel.
IWC Da Vinci
HIS: Packed with complications placed symmetrically on the dial, the Da Vinci Perpetual Calendar Chronograph is a stunning talking piece.
HERS: The moonphase aperture is given pride of place on the otherwise clean dial of the Da Vinci Automatic Moon Phase, making it such an elegant piece to wear.
HIS: The Chanel J12 Moonphase is crafted in black high-tech ceramic and matched with a black satin-finished dial with an aventurine moonphase counter.
HERS: The delicate 19mm J12 XS is also made with black high-tech ceramic, but its steel ange and bracelet are set with brilliant-cut white diamonds.
Chopard Mille Miglia Classic Chronograph
HIS: A sporty piece with a touch of vintage, the Chopard Mille Miglia Classic Chronograph comes in a 42mm case and a black dial with large hour markers.
HERS: A 39mm version of the watch comes with a diamond-studded bezel and a white mother-of-pearl dial.
HIS: The Speedmaster Racing Master Chronometer comes with a matte-black dial, a ceramic bezel with a Liquidmetal tachymeter scale and, of course, the distinctive Speedmaster logo.
HERS: The iconic Speedmaster is rendered in a smaller 38mm, diamond-set case, giving the sporty watch a more re ned touch.
A. Lange & Söhne Lange 1 Moon Phase
HIS: The A. Lange & Söhne Lange 1 Moonphase features a 38.5mm pink gold case and a solid silver dial with pink gold hands and applique.
HERS: The Little Lange 1 Moon Phase, at 36.8mm, will sit nicely on a woman's wrist with a guilloched, argenté-coloured dial, housed beautifully in a pink gold case.
Vacheron Constantin Overseas
HIS: Crafted in a 41mm case in steel and pink gold, the Overseas Chronograph comes with a translucent silver-toned lacquered dial and an automatic manufacture movement.
HERS: Among the attractive features of the new Overseas line is its easily interchangeable straps. Each model, including this 37mm, diamond-set version, comes with two straps.
Hublot Big Bang
HIS: Bolder couples can opt for a Hublot. For the men, the tonneau case of the Spirit of Big Bang Moonphase King Gold model is set with baguette-cut diamonds.
HERS: The Hublot Spirit of Big Bang King Gold Jewellery watch offers a subtler iteration for women, with its white brilliant-cut diamonds.
Panerai Luminor Due 3 Days
HIS: The Luminor Due 3 Days Automatic Acciaio comes with an anthracite sun- brushed dial and luminous hour markers.
HERS: With its light blue strap, the Luminor Due 3 Days Oro Rosso is a fun watch to wear.
Franck Muller Vanguard
HIS: The open-worked design of the Vanguard 7 Days Power Reserve Skeleton offers a view of the watch’s spectacular manufacture movement.
HERS: The robust Cintrée Curvex case of the Vanguard Lady Moonphase is softened with white diamonds and a sunburst-finished dial.
Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Off-Centered
HIS: For an elegant pairing, you can’t go past the Grande Seconde. The men’s version has a pristine onyx dial and a perfectly polished white-gold case.
HERS: The ladies version of the Grande Seconde comes with an aventurine dial framed by a diamond-set bezel.
Piaget Altiplano 60th Anniversary Collection
HIS: The clean dial and svelte profile of the Altiplano makes it a versatile and simply stunning piece to have on your wrist.
HERS: The striking finish of the blue dial is complemented by a bezel set with diamonds.
HIS: The Tudor Glamour Double Date in a polished 42mm steel case frames the elegant dial with open-work feuille hands and a domed sapphire crystal.
HERS: The simpler and cleaner Tudor Glamour comes with a date aperture at 3 o'clock and the Tudor rose pattern, which is reminiscent of the brand’s logo from the 1930s and 1940s.