Watch lovers usually take note of the price as soon as they find a piece they like. So, if you have a set budget for your next purchase, we’re here to rescue you. Here we have a list of great pieces for under $2000. Ever fancied owning a Hamilton watch, the brand that’s preferred by celebrities? How about a timepiece from Bell & Ross for those who are tired of common designs. We haven’t forgotten the ladies, of course! Tudor has a female collection for those who wish to look elegant. Curious about the list? Read on then!
The first one on our list is Hamilton. The Swiss-made American brand has been featured in different movies in the last century. The brand’s strong character and inspiring designs have attracted the attention of Hollywood’s who’s who. The Hamilton Jazzmaster series is particularly famous for its designs, combining innovation, sophistication, and modernity. On top of such impressive designs, the Jazzmaster collection boasts of quality craftsmanship. So, if all these sounds perfect to you, choosing a piece from this collection might just be the right choice for you.Hamilton Jazzmaster H32646555
Consider the Hamilton Jazzmaster H32646555. It is a worthwhile investment for those who like vintage pieces. This watch features gold-plated stainless steel 42 mm case, a brown leather strap, and a fixed rose gold-tone bezel. It is a piece of elegant beauty with its silver guilloche dial with rose gold-tone hands and index hour markers. To improve functionality, the piece has a chronograph with three sub-dials — 60 seconds, 30 minutes, and 12 hours.
For those who love tradition but appreciate innovation, the special design of its date display will hit your heart. Its date display is placed at the 4 and 5 o’clock positions. Aside from that, this piece has a 42-hour power reserve, bringing its functions to a greater extent. The Hamilton Jazzmaster H32646555 is truly a combination of classic and innovation. It is definitely a must-have for watch collectors!Hamilton Jazzmaster H32565555
Watches with an open heart design are rather expensive. But this feature alone is enough to catch anyone’s fancy. Hamilton came out with its own open heart design piece. The best part? It’s affordable! With a reasonable price, you can get a closer look at the precision Swiss automatic movement in action.
A silvery sunray skeletal 40 mm dial is set in a stainless steel case. Its skeleton case back partially exposes the mechanism set behind the sapphire glass. The rose-gold numerals and indexes, together with the luminous hands, add more to its appeal. However, its surprising price does not mean there is a sacrifice to quality. The H-10 movement in the case is specially made for pilots’ watches. It even has an advanced power reserve function of up to 38 hours. The watch is fastened with a brown leather strap and a traditional buckle closure. You can even wear it while swimming as it’s water-resistant for up to 50 metres. The Hamilton Jazzmaster H32565555 is the best choice if you want to start investing in skeleton timepieces.
Bell & Ross Instruments
Swiss-made Bell & Ross watches are made under four principles: legibility, functionality, precision, and reliability. This company designs every detail for a purpose. The Instruments series is the brand’s pride and demonstrates Bell & Ross’ skill in the aeronautical and military fields. The iconic square-shape case alone is a reminder of the instruments in aircraft cockpits. Its simple colours pay homage to military uniforms. It’s the perfect blend of colours to fit most of your everyday wear.Bell & Ross Instruments BRS-DESERT-CEM/SCA
With an aeronautical design, Bell & Ross Instruments BRS-DESERT-CEM/SCA is suitable for those who are looking for a slimmer and lighter design. It has resilient materials, including a ceramic case and 39-mm bezel, and a beige leather strap. Apart from the iconic square case of the Instruments series, BRS-DESERT-CEM/SCA is specially designed in sand colour, drawing inspiration from the Air Force uniform. On the other hand, the beige dial and strap are inspired by the colours of the army. Because of its luminescent and bold numerals, indexes, and hands, this timepiece can be easily read even when it’s dark. Date display function and water resistance for up to 100 metres also make it a worthy piece to own.
Tudor Clair De Rose
Most watch collectors want to include at least one of two pieces from Tudor to their collection. This isn’t surprising, given the brand’s timeless and luxurious pieces. The feminine Clair de Rose line has a long history in Tudor’s watch series. The rose is a symbol of heritage to Tudor as it was actually the logo of the brand back to the middle of the 20th century. This “rose” on the wrist has now transformed into a symbol of elegance to every woman. With both classic, sophisticated designs and reliable, precise mechanical self-winding movements, watches in this collection suit whatever outfit ladies wear. Whether it’s your everyday office uniform or an elegant evening gown, the pieces from Clair de Rose will match and complete your look.Tudor Clair De Rose 35200-0001
The Clair de Rose series was relaunched during Basel World 2017 . The Tudor Clair De Rose 35200-0001 is exclusively made by steel, featuring mechanical movements. The Clair de Rose line is quite distinctive because of its 26mm steel case with a winding crown decorated with a blue spinel cabochon. To add a touch of grace, the white dial comes with blue-lacquered Roman numeral hour markers, perfectly matching the winding crown. The Tudor Clair De Rose 35200-0001 has a stainless steel and silver bracelet and a sapphire crystal glass. It is also water-resistant for up to 100 metres. This piece is undoubtedly both elegant and simple. Interested?
Now that we’ve covered the best watches under $2000, it’s time for you to make a decision! Which one caught your fancy among the pieces mentioned in the list?