Though the first wrist watches in the world were created for gentlemen, ladies nowadays also need a beautiful timepiece as an essential accessory that reveal the wearer’s character. Men’s dress watches are suitable for gentlemen’s black-tie look while women’s watches are to match with the little black dress of ladies.
Dress watches for women usually have a rather simple yet elegant design. They are designed not for causal tee-shirts and jeans, but for graceful suits and dinner dresses. The only purpose of the dress watch on the wearer’s wrist is to tell time, so they usually have a clean dial in formal settings that does not draw too much attention.
An everlasting design made of durable materials is the best combination for a dress watch. To elevate the sense of elegance, the lady’s watch is usually featured with glittering diamonds or jewelry.
There are many variations in the design of a ladies’ watch. The watch case can be in oval, rectangular, or even heart shape. Women’s luxury watches usually come with precious materials and jewelry decoration.
Rose gold watches are a good example of the combination of romance and elegance that fit ladies very much. Here we are going to introduce some world-famous brands for the best watches for women.
The Popular Brands for the Best Watches for Women
Rolex watches are one of the most wanted timepieces in the world. To begin with its history, Hans Wilsdorf, the founder of the Swiss brand, made the world’s first waterproof wristwatch the Oyster in the 18th century.
Focus on creating its own movement, the brand developed many patented technology and designs that led it to the status of a pioneer in the luxury watch manufacturing industry. Its commitment to excellent quality makes it awarded the first wristwatch in the world to receive the Swiss Certificate of Chronometric Precision (Source).
Rolex has been developing a number of iconic features in the century, from the eye-catching Rolex crown at the 12 o’clock position to the 3, 6 and 9 Arabic numerals on the dial.
The development of materials and designs by Rolex also enhanced the functionality of the products, making them luxury watches men most wanted. The rugged Oystersteel for the case and bracelet is an original material developed by the brand which is famous for its durability.
The Oyster and Jubilee bracelets that have a special design in links for super comfortability are also characteristics of the Rolex family. The rose gold watches and Gold Jubilee models from Rolex Lady Datejust collection are very attractive designs to ladies.
Chopard is a Swiss luxury watch manufacturer with over 150 years of history. Each of Chopard’s main product line is based on the family member’s passion, such as fabulous stones, vintage racing cars, unique jewelry pieces.
With the finest precision and finishing details, together with the highest quality of materials used, the timepieces of Chopard have the best quality.
In harmony with its past and with Chopard’s pragmatic philosophy, independence is the core value of Chopard’s factory. The independence of design and manufacturing allows the brand to produce its own style of watches that inherit its heritage and spirits.
Moreover, it is a guarantee for the Chopard group to maintain a subsequent level of quality and continuous innovation to carry the characteristic of this Swiss brand across generations.
Chopard has given top priority to training its artisans who are responsible for crafting the watches. Within the workshops, production processes are constantly improved, and multiple specialized skills are cultivated, updated, and passed on in order to guarantee high-quality standards.
The brand has specially designed a number of watches for women, including Chopard Happy Sport, Happy Diamonds and L’HEURE DU DIAMANT, etc. The Chopard Happy Diamonds collection is known as the most eye-catching and glittering diamond watches for women. The design is in dress-style that matches the elegant cocktail dress of ladies.
Bvlgari is a famous Italian luxury brand that produces a series of lifestyle and fashion items including jewelry, leather goods, fragrances and watches, etc.
The brand was established in the 19th century as a luxury jewelry shop. Later it turned to a more diversified brand in the international luxury market and is now currently part of the world-famous luxury product group LVMH Group.
The majority of design and production of Bvlgari watches for women are done by its own company, but some lines are produced by its partnered factories.
Bvlgari has its own brand of timepieces that mixes Italian design and Swiss watch manufacturing. Established in the ’80s, the company’s Swiss subsidiary, Bulgari Haute Horlogerie SA, is responsible for Bvlgari watch production. The modern and elegant Bvlgari watches are designed for both men and women.
Since Bvlgari also sells luxury jewelry and accessories, its watch collection has also incorporated this feature. Bvlgari watches for ladies are famous for its luxury jewelry decorations. The collections include Bulgari LVCEA, Bulgari Serpenti, Divas’ Dream, BVLGARI BVLGARI and B.zero1, etc.
Cartier is originated from France. This world-famous luxury brand designs and manufactures its own luxury watches and jewelry.
Established in the 19th century in Paris, the brand is now a wholly-owned company under the Swiss Richemont Group. The reason why Carter is known as one of the most prestigious luxury brands on earth can be counted on its long and stable relationships with royalty.
The brand has been selected as the supplier for the coronation of different emperors or kings. One of the British King even praised Cartier as the jeweler of kings. This fame makes it the most wanted brand in the market, especially for ladies.
Among all collections of Cartier watches, the Tank is the most well-known and popular model. Born 100 years ago, its beauty and elegance have been inherited to the 21st century.
The square or rectangular case of the Cartier Tank is fitted with a leather strap that seamlessly integrated into the sidebars called brancards. With the rising popularity, the brand released more the Tank with variations in styles, including the Tank Louis, the Tank Americaine and the Tank Francaise, etc.
Among all variations, the features of the bold Roman numerals and blue steel hands on a white dial with a sapphire cabochon surmounted crown remain unchanged. The Tank has been crowned by Princess Diana, the symbol of elegance, making it even fancier to ladies.