Best Luxury Watches for Women at Baselworld 2011

Armand Nicolet SL5 sporty ladies watch

Baselworld, the famous watch and jewelry show, has once again amazed the world with incredible creations and a lot of innovative technologies. We’ve already written about many timepieces that made their debuts at the event, luxe watches from Ulysse NardinHublotBreitling and Dunamis,  but this article is only about luxury watches for ladies. According to, these are the seven most alluring timepieces for women presented at the show:

1. Perrelet Turbine XS Ladies Watch

Perrelet Turbine XS Ladies Watch Turbine XS is the first model in the Turbine collection that is specially dedicated to the ladies. The steel or titanium case features a DLC coating and holds inside an automatic Swiss movement. The turbine dial is embellished with diamonds and so are the bezel and the lugs. Its satin strap completes the delicate, feminine look.

2. Armand Nicolet SL5

Armand Nicolet SL5 sporty ladies watch Another sporty watch set with diamonds is the Armand Nicolet SL5 ladies watch. Also with a stainless steel case, the timepiece is powered by a caliber AN 2846-10 automatic movement. A rubber strap underlines the sportiness of the watch.

3. Oris Artelier Skeleton Watch

Oris Artelier Skeleton watch For couples who like to wear matching accessories, Ortis has got a luxe suggestion: the Artelier Skeleton which comes in both his and hers version. The ladies’ model is slightly smaller, with a 31mm case (the men’s version features a 40mm case) and it is adorned with diamonds on the bezel and on the dial, as hour markers. It features a self-winding movement that can be seen in the middle of the dial through a sapphire crystal plate.

4. Rolex Lady Datejust

Rolex Lady Datejust Crafted in 18ct gold and featuring twelve diamonds round the bezel, these stunning piece are part of the Oyster Perpetual Datejust Lady family. The special edition pieces are a beautiful revival of older Rolex values.

5. Grieb & Benzinger New Blossom Skeleton

Grieb & Benzinger New Blossom Skeleton The Grieb & Benzinger skeletonized timepieces come in red and white gold and feature a lovely, intricate floral work of art by Jochen Benzinger. The red gold version boasts a guilloche pattern on the bezel, while the white gold model is adorned with diamonds on the bezel and on the lugs. Inside the 43mm case there is a hand-wound movement with 18-carat rose gold parts. The strap is made of alligator skin.

6. Hublot Big Bang Leopard

Hublot Big Bang Leopard For those of you who have  a thing for animal prints, Hublot created the gorgeous Big Bang Leopard ladies watch. The lovely 41mm red gold case houses an automatic chronograph movement. Its leopard dial matches perfectly the strap and the lovely gems on the bezel.

7. Graff Diamond Watches

Graff’s diamond women watches We’ve already told you about the gorgeous Diamond Swan Watch from Graff, but this was not the only alluring ladies timepiece at the event, as the picture shows.