Watches in today’s market not only focus on functionality, but pay close attention to craftsmanship, style, and technology, capturing the pure essence and originality of their inspiring, complicated structures. Even though men traditionally wear watches more than women, the interest in women’s watches has increased over the years with more intricate, classic designs fit for any woman’s taste and personality. But if you’re looking to splurge on a new piece of jewelry, check out the 11 most expensive women’s watches that will put your wrist in an elite class of its own.
11. Michele Deco Two-Tone Diamond, Diamond Dial Watch MWW06P000108 – $2,295
The 120 diamonds and two-tone stainless steel bracelet reign supreme on this elegant timepiece. The watch’s mother of pearl with diamonds gives the watch another layer of beauty. And the gold and silver tones complement each other perfectly, while its interchangeable bracelet can be switched to any Michele strap.
10. Tank Solo Watch – $4,600
The strap in round-scale alligator skin of this beautiful watch can be perfectly paired with everyday attire. Its 18 carat pink gold and steel case gives the timepiece a sleek style that highlights the light silvered opaline dial and ardillon buckle. And its synthetic cabochon-shaped spinel adds the right touch of color and style to perfection.
9. Baume & Mercier Women’s Swiss Classima Diamond (2/5 ct. t.w.) Stainless Steel Bracelet Watch 37mm M0A10227 – $4,800
From the Classima collection, this timepiece’s diamond-set bezel and stainless steel bracelet is in an elite class of its own. Perfect to wear with an elegant black or red gown, the watch also has a mother of pearl dial with silvertone Roman numerals ― the perfect classical touch.
8. David Yurman Women’s Classic 38mm – $5,200
Elegance at its finest, this David Yurman classic has a stainless steel case with an integrated cable that gracefully complements the white diamond-set bezel. A white mother of pearl is engraved in the dial, while a blue spinal cabochon crown adds a personal touch of color.
7. Christian Koban Clou Black Diamond Dinner Watch – $16,055
A timepiece that defines luxury, this Christian Koban dinner watch is encrusted with hundreds of pavé set diamonds, white diamonds, and black diamonds that eloquently pair well with its 42mm round stainless body. Its exclusive Pearl Ray Indo-Pacific Stingray watch strap with buckle closure securely keeps this precious timepiece in place.
6. Chopard Happy Sport Diamond & Stainless Steel Bracelet Watch – $17,600
Not too often do you find a timepiece deemed a “sport watch” with an elegant diamond-set bezel set on a sleek steel bracelet. This charming watch from the Happy Sport Collection has a silvertone dial with a guilloche center and seven exquisite moving diamonds. Plus, its polished stainless steel case, along with its four Roman numeral and bar hour markers, give this timepiece its classic style.
5. Jaeger LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Silver Dial 18kt Rose Gold Ladies Watch – $21,995
An exquisite piece like no other, this watch’s silver dial with blue hands eloquently complements its 18k rose gold case and bracelet. With a fixed 18 carat rose gold bezel set with 60 diamonds, this timepiece is sure to catch the eye of onlookers ― day and night.
4. Rolex Datejust Pearlmaster Diamond Pave Dial 18kt Yellow Gold Ladies’ Watch – $93,560
Set with a 36 baguette cute pink sapphires bezel, this timepiece perfectly blends color and elegance that highlights its 18 carat yellow gold case and bracelet set with 186 diamonds. A diamond pave dial with silver-toned hands and Roman numeral hour markers give this watch a dazzling look beyond your average watch.
3. Cartier Crash Watch – $133,000
A timepiece that goes against the grain and traditional design, the Crash Watch’s whimsical, unusual design will be the talk of the night. Its 18 carat rhodiumized white gold case set with 149 brilliant-cut diamonds exquisitely showcases its while gold bracelet that’s set with 321 brilliant-cut diamonds.
2. Tank Anglaise Watch – $134,000
If you’re looking for a splash of pink in your next timepiece, the large Tank Anglaise Watch with its 18 carat pink gold case may satisfy your need for color. With a dial set of 300 brilliant-cut diamonds and gold bracelet set with 518 brilliant-cut diamonds, this classic watch gives you the style and class you ultimately deserve.
1. Cartier Bestiaire Evol D’un Phoenix Dark Purple Mother of Pearl with Diamonds Feather Dial Ladies’ Watch – $173,000
White gold crafted at its finest, this luxurious watch has an 18 carat white gold case that shows off its white alligator leather strap. Its dark mother of pearl with diamonds and feather dial with silver-stone hands will shine divinely during any night on the town.
Emma is a freelance writer and personal stylist based in Los Angeles, CA. She has clients throughout LA, Beverly Hills, and Hollywood. She loves writing about fashion and accessories. In her free time, she spends her days roaming boutiques to find the newest trends to bring to her clients, which include luxury watch purveyors like Watch Warehouse.