White Wintry Watches
by roberta naas
Fendi’s round Ceramic ($1,850) glistens quietly in ceramic and stainless steel and features diamonds on the dial. 677 Fifth Ave., 212-759- 4646; fendi.com
A. Lange & Söhne set the bezel of its 18k white-gold Little Saxonia ($32,400) with 50 brilliant-cut diamonds. Wempe, 700 Fifth Ave., 212-397-9000; alange-soehne.com
The stainless steel No. 2 watch ($19,950) from Bedat & Co. features an external and internal bezel set with 195 diamonds for extraordinary sparkle. Bergdorf Goodman, 754 Fifth Ave., 212-753-7300; bedat.com
This dazzling Dior Christal “8” Mother-of-Pearl ($18,200) features the Dior 8 Fuseaux Horaires caliber 38mm automatic movement, a bezel studded with 120 diamonds weighing 1.5 carats and a bracelet set with white sapphire crystals. It offers time in eight zones via a subdial that rotates around the face. Only 100 pieces will be made. 870 Madison Ave., 212-931-2950; dior.com
This Frederique Constant Maxime Lady Automatic ($4,950) is crafted in solid 18k gold and steel, housing an automatic FC700 caliber. William Barthman, 1118 Kings Highway, Brooklyn, 718-375-1818; frederiqueconstant.com
Cover shoot: May/June 2014 issue of Gotham magazine.