Modernly Shaped Watches
By Roberta Naas
This dazzling Cartier Tank Enlacée watch (price on request) is from the Cartier Libre collection. It’s crafted in white gold and crisscrossed with 189 diamonds weighing a total of 2.41 carats. Traditional Jewelers, Fashion Island, 203 Newport Center Dr., Newport Beach; traditionaljewelers.com
From de Grisogono, this stunning Lipstick watch ($70,600) has an eye-catching cylindrical face. Crafted in 18k white gold, it is entirely set with diamonds. Saks Fifth Avenue, 9600 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills; saks.com.
From Franck Muller Geneve, the Master Square watch ($23,100) in 18k white gold is inspired by the modern influences of the Art Deco era. It sparkles with a circular diamond pattern on the dial and a double row of diamonds on the square case. Watch Connection, 3033 Bristol St., Costa Mesa; watchconnection.com
Ralph Lauren Watch & Jewelry Co. marks the 10th anniversary of the Polo Ralph Lauren Foundation’s Pink Pony Fund’s fight against breast cancer with the Ralph Lauren Stirrup Limited Edition Pink Pony timepiece ($21,500). The watch is fashioned from 18k rose gold with brilliant, full-cut diamonds and a pink alligator strap; only five of the iconic stirrup-shaped watches were produced. One hundred percent of the proceeds benefit the fund. 444 N. Rodeo Dr., Beverly Hills; ralphlauren.com