With summer upon us, it’s time to take to the waters—and these brands have the perfect nautical styles to accompany you. Boasting functions like water-resistance, tides indication and countdown timing, they’re ideal for sailing, cruising, yachting or whatever seafaring sport you choose. Stow your mobile device, because these timepieces are all you need to sail the high seas.
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1. From Bulgari, the Diagono Regatta Watch ($7,200) is crafted in stainless steel with a rubber strap and offers countdown timing for a yachting regatta. It is water-resistant to 1,000 feet. Govberg Jewelers, 1521 Walnut St.
2. The Admiral’s Cup Seafender 48 Tides watch ($8,725) from Corum is crafted in titanium. It offers hours, minutes, seconds and date, and has a special tides indication on the dial. Tourneau, King of Prussia Mall
3. Louis Vuitton’s 44mm Tambour Automatic Regatta Navy (approx. $9,000) is crafted in steel with a rubber strap and equipped with an automatic chronograph movement with fly-back functions. It offers yacht-racing countdown timing and a date indication at 12:00; it’s water-resistant to 100 meters. King of Prussia Mall
4. The 44mm automatic Hamilton Khaki Navy Regatta watch ($1,495) is crafted in steel with a blue dial and strap. It offers compass points and chronograph functions and is equipped with day and date indications. Govberg Jewelers, see above