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The 10 Best women's watches

Time for a new watch? Whether you’re after budget-friendly buys or a blow-out investment, clock these styles

1. Hermes, £1,750, ebay

This is the traditional Arceau style from luxury retailer Hermès  but comes with a modern twist courtesy of the bold colour aptly named lipstick. Team with a Birkin for extra style points.

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2. Maurice Lacroix, £535, goldsmiths

This style is a relaunch of Maurice Lacroix’s 10-year-old Eliros collection. It possesses all the hallmarks of the luxury Swiss watchmaker but at a price that won’t break the bank.

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3. Marc by Marc Jacobs, £162, goldsmiths

Few colours possess such an autumnal feel as berry red. This style from Marc by Marc Jacobs comes with a seasonally appropriate burgundy leather strap and also a wine-hued face.

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4. French Connection, £95, watchshop

This style from premium high-street retailer French Connection comes in a creamy shade of white mixed with metallic and diamante details for an icy appearance.

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5. Swatch, £64, goldsmiths

Swatch has for many years been successfully outfitting its customers in budget-friendly yet stylish designs. This watch is from the Les Années Folles collection which takes inspiration from the 1920s.

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6. Tag Heuer, £3,450, goldsmiths

If only the best will do then the new Lady Steel & Rose Gold Quartz Aquaracer design by Tag Heuer should be on your shopping list. The Swiss design comes in a mix of steel and rose gold.

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7. Emporio Armani, £166, goldsmiths

This style is a classic design that will mix in seamlessly with your existing wardrobe. It comes in navy, which following its appearance on runways including Celine is on trend for the season.

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8. Karen Millen, £75, amazon

The Chinese year of the snake has had its effect on fashion with serpentine designs like this snake-print watch from Karen Millen popping up all over the high street.

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9. Michael Kors, £130, watchshop

Michael Kors’ slim-strap watch is great for those not wanting to overwhelm small wrists with big accessories. In black and gold, it will also work in the evening.

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10. Oasis, £45, amazon

For a high-street take on the decadent trend of rose gold wristwear, try this style from Oasis which looks infinitely more expensive than its modest price tag.

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