There is little doubt that, when it comes to watches, many women’s appetites have long since bridged the gap from jewelry to complicated horology. Thankfully, gone are the days when a brand might simply throw some baguettes on a dial, toss some brilliant cuts in the bezel, and shrink the diameter of their cash cow from the men’s range. Gone too are the days that an exceptional dial and case will house a quartz movement retrieved from the bottom of the drawer in the Maison. We celebrate this evolution by highlighting the best of women’s horology in 2017.
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