These sophisticated time-tellers have nothing to hide and everything to say to you and the world — one tick-tock at a time.
Text by Dena Roché | June 9, 2018 | Luxury

Brilliantly Valiant
Ballast Watches were co-founded this March by Miamian Jay Hartington. The Valiant Skelton features a skeletonized automatic self-winding movement encased in a solid marine-grade stainless steel case with a mineral crystal and sapphire coating. The watch is water-resistant to 100m and sports an integrated silicon strap; $595;



Diamond Touch
Diamonds are a girl’s best friend and the Oris Artelier features 72 of them in this classic skeleton watch. The unique dial features pink and gold detail over silver-tone hands and scratch-resistant sapphire crystal glass. The watch also has an automatic winding movement and is water-resistant to 50m; $2,900;