The Gift Guide: Buyer’s Pick
GIFT GUIDE: BUYER’S PICK
Sometimes, an expert eye is needed to make that all important decision – what gift to get your boyfriend/girlfriend/husband/wife/mother/father/babysitter/dog groomer etc etc and so on and so forth. Look no further. Our elite buyer’s pick provides all the answers you need to invest in a timeless gift.
There’s nothing unassuming about a Breitling Avenger. From the robust titanium case to a monochrome aesthetic throughout, this key choice packs volume without garishly screaming from the rooftops.
Key Features: Swiss made, 44m dial, pin and buckle clasp, automatic movement, sapphire crystal glass, water resistant to 200m.
Perfect For: An ardent follower of Breitling (or a more function-led watch).
Cars and watches go hand-in-hand and once again, Bremont is cashing in on every man’s desire with the Jaguar piece from the MK11 collection. All the engineering of your pipedream motor at a much smaller price: spot on.
Key Features: Swiss made, 43mm diameter, calibre 13 1/4” BE-50AE automatic movement, 42h power reserve, C.O.S.C chronometer tested, stainless steel case.
Perfect For: Fusing together dress watch appeal with sportswatch functionality.
Dreaming of a white Christmas? Well, Hublot being Hublot have broken the mould once again with this white ceramic beauty – a perfect example of haute horlogerie maximising style without diluting craftsmanship.
Key Features: Swiss made, 45mm, automatic movement, scratch resistant sapphire crystal glass, water resistant to 100m.
Perfect For: A watch fan looking to add a more statement piece to the mix.
Longines bloody love a bit of heritage and the Pulsometer is no exception. First inspired by 20th century medical watches, this vintage-inspired piece is the ultimate in classic design.
Key Features: Swiss made, 40mm diameter, calibre L788, automatic movement, 54h power reserve, pulsometer scale, chronograph mechanism.
Perfect For: The gent accustomed to a suit-and-tie flex.
The Oris Divers Sixty-Five is a truly masculine choice without going too far; the brand focuses on sheer craftsmanship and simplistic design – the results are, frankly, astounding.
Key Features: Swiss made, 40mm diameter, automatic movement, rubber strap, anti-reflective coated curved sapphire crystal glass, Superluminova Luminous hour and minute hands, water resistant to 100m.
Perfect For: A chap that likes no fuss on the wrist.