THE NOBLEMAN’S SELECTION FOR SOPHISTICATION
Dare to go beyond the boundaries of black and white and take a dive into deep ocean blue. Experience the fresh, intense and powerful force of the ocean with these top six timeless picks:
1. Baume & Mercier
Clifton Club Shelby Cobra Chronograph
In commemoration of the iconic Shelby® Cobra Daytona racecar, Baume & Mercier uses a polished stainless steel case with a dashboard-like chronograph dial. This limited-edition watch is one for the collection. $4,450
Super Ocean Heritage II Chronograph
The steel Ocean Classic strap is a bold statement and will make you stand out from the crowd. The deep blue face contrasts beautifully with the steel case making this watch a top choice this season. $5,900
Aquatimer Automatic Edition “Expedition Jacques-Yves Cousteau”
The new IWC bracelet quick-change system offers virtually endless versatility for the multi-faceted man looking for a long-term value in a high-end watch. $5,600
4. Patek Philippe
Grand Complications Platinum
For the affluent gentleman that appreciates true seasoned craftsmanship rich in luxury, there is no other place to look than this Grand Complications Platinum watch from Patek Philippe. This watch is a must own for the truly elite.
Price – $101,400
Master Ultra Thin Réserve de Marche
The Master Ultra Thin Reserve de Marche showcases clean lines and a slender stainless steel case for the gentleman seeking a sleek and stylish timepiece.
Price – $8,650
6. Edition “Le Petit Prince”
With its trademark, midnight blue dial, this IWC timepiece is one to consider. The “Petit Prince” has a unique and sophisticated look with an affordable price tag.
Price – $4,950
All watches are available at Traditional Jewelers in Fashion Island, Newport Beach.
Words by Gabriel Garcia
Photography by Rod Foster