by Agatha Gilmore | September 24, 2013
Bulova's Caravelle collection impresses with a touch of rose gold 

Temperatures may be dropping, but the market for beautiful timepieces is hotter than ever. Architectural details, Swarovski crystal elements, oversize cases, and rose gold remain popular for fall. For ladies, a perfect example is the oversize women’s timepiece in rose-gold finish (style 44L125) from Bulova’s Caravelle New York collection, which features 96 individually hand-set Swarovski Elements crystals and a rose-gold dial. $110, [email protected]

Meanwhile, Ferragamo Ladies’ Gancino Bracelet Watch features a 22.5-mm yellow-gold, ion-plated, stainless steel case with scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, a silver dial, precise quartz movement, and a simple yet classic bangle bracelet. $795,

The Citizen Eco-Drive Ladies’ World Time (A-T FC0000-59D), Citizen’s first atomic timepiece for ladies, features an etched mother-of-pearl dial. It is radio-controlled, and features a perpetual calendar, alarm, and anti-reflective sapphire crystal. It is water resistant up to 328 feet. $575, [email protected]
Meanwhile, the ladies’ Seiko LeGrand Sport Solar Alarm Chronograph (SSC893) is studded with 30 diamonds and features a mother-of-pearl dial. $575,
On the higher end, watch style 96R183 from the new Bulova Diamond Gallery Winslow Collection dazzles with 78 individually hand-set diamonds, a white enamel dial, a red-accented calendar, and water resistance up to 98 feet. $1,095, [email protected]

For men, the Citizen Eco-Drive Men’s World Time A-T (style AT9010-52E) is a bold, masculine choice with atomic timekeeping technology — meaning it syncs to 26 different time zones automatically — as well as a perpetual calendar, dual time, alarm, and water resistance up to 660 feet. $575, [email protected]

The stylishly architectural steel chronograph (style 43A120) from Bulova’s Caravelle New York collection features a silver anodized aluminum bezel insert, screw-head detailing, three subdials, luminous hands, and water resistance up to 98 feet. $110, [email protected]

The Seiko LeGrand Sport Kinetic Perpetual, for whom the brand ambassador is American soccer player Landon Donovan, is powered by body movement. $625,

On the high end, the Versace Men’s Character Chronograph Watch boasts a 42.5-mm stainless steel case and black chronograph dial with luminous rose-gold-tone stick markers. Three hands and three sub-dials are featured alongside a date window and Medusa logo at 12 o’clock. It also features scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and is water resistant up to 99 feet. $1,995,