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There are so many brands of watches out there, it’s hard to decide what to choose when going for a great gift for Dad. Island Companies takes all the guesswork out of your dilemma. With expert salespeople, a huge variety of stunning timepieces and a range of prices to suit any budget, they have the perfect watch to keep your Dad ticking.
Here are some of the top choices from their stores:
Cuervo y Sobrinos
Cuervo y Sobrinos pays particular attention to the aesthetic balance of its masterpieces.
The details of each individual piece tell a small part of the “Casa” past and its origins.
The highest quality crocodile straps, as with the other materials which form a part of the collection (calf-hide, satin, India rubber, etc.) bestow a touch of class and elegance to the watch.
Collection ranges from US$3,200 to US$15,500
Founded in 1846 in Le Locle, Switzerlan, Ulysse Nardin has been dedicated to excellence for over 165 years. Recognised with over 4,300 awards including 18 gold medals, Ulysse Nardin continues to be at the forefront of watchmaking technology through the pioneering use of new materials in the production of high precision movement components.
Collection range from US$7,300 to US$55,500
The only watch of its kind in the world, Vogard is the first Swiss made watch with time zone adjustment via a proprietary locking bezel. It is also the first watch to allow for daylight savings time.
Most importantly, it’s the first watch to offer personalised city engravings on the bezel with the patented timezoner movement.
The Cayman Islands Special Edition watch is exclusively available at Island Time and The Mansion.
Collection ranges from US$7,500 to US$16,500