Watches

The best mixed metal luxury watches shot exclusively

Contrasting metals of gold, platinum and steel are photographed in perfect harmony as our selection of bi-metal watches go under the lens. Discover our selection of two-tone arm candy from the likes of Audemars Piguet, Chanel, Dior, Cartier, Omega and Chopard

Photography by Simon Martin, Styling by Felix Bischof, Words by Joshua Hendren

This season’s most splurge-worthy timepieces are mixing up their metals for twice the impact. At Patek Philippe, rose gold twinkles against the coolness of steel. Audemars Piguet interprets their Grande Tapisserie pattern in silver tones. While at TAG Heuer, diamonds sparkle across one of their most luxurious models, the Aquaracer Professional.

Elevated by curvaceous silhouettes, coloured dials and a sprinkling of gemstones, these two-tone watches double up the drama. Scroll through to discover their beauty, framed against stunning, perfectly manicured courts.

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Audemars Piguet stainless steel and pink gold Royal Oak Selfwinding 37mm; Graff white gold bracelet set with diamonds and platinum bracelet set with diamonds

Illuminated by the frosted glow of Graff’s tennis bracelets, Audemars Piguet casts the Royal Oak in a striking combination of stainless steel and pink gold.

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Cartier yellow gold and steel Santos de Cartier watch

Whether you’re serving looks on or off the court, nothing speaks glamour like a Cartier timepiece. This Santos de Cartier watch – proposed in an ultra-luxe mix of yellow gold and steel –  should be part of everyone’s arsenal in 2022.

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TAG Heuer steel and rose gold Aquaracer Professional 200 set with diamonds

The beauty of TAG Heuer’s Aquaracer Professional is in the details. The crown is set in 18K 5N rose gold, while twelve VS brilliant-cut diamonds adorn the hour markers, adding a touch drama to an already exceptional design.

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Dior steel and yellow gold Gem Dior watch set with diamonds and lapis lazuli

It’s easy to get lost in the electric blue dial of this Gem Dior timepiece. Especially when it’s elevated with a smattering of diamonds and a steel and yellow gold pairing.

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Chanel beige gold Boy.Friend watch set with diamonds and white gold Coco Crush bracelet set with diamonds

Iced out the max, Chanel’s Boy.Friend watch shimmers in beige and white gold. Stack with the Maison’s Coco Crush bracelet to sparkle up your world.

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Bulgari steel and yellow gold Serpenti Seduttori; De Beers white gold DB Classic Eternity Line bracelet set with round brilliant diamonds

Sensual and seductive, Bulgari’s Serpenti Seduttori watch coils around the wrist in a symphony of yellow gold and steel.

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Omega steel and yellow gold Constellation 39mm

Lustre and strength collide in Omega’s Constellation timepiece. Stainless steel offers unparalleled corrosion-resistance, while an interweaving of yellow gold illuminates with a warm mellow hue.

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Patek Philippe steel and rose gold Nautilus Flyback Chronograph Ref. 5980/1AR-001

An octagonal formation of steel and rose gold sets the perfect backdrop for the blue sunburst dial of Patek Philippe’s Nautilus Flyback chronograph.

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Chopard lucent steel and rose ethical gold 44mm Alpine Eagle

When attempting to match your watch with your outfit, let Chopard’s steel-gold combinations decide for you. The Swiss watchmaker’s Alpine Eagle is fail-proof bling that elevates any look with an irresistible charm and luminosity.

Stylist Assistant Joshua Hendren, Photography Assistant Charlotte Godfrey, Nails by Maria McKenna, Models Eliana Ortiz at Body London and Chay Morris at Kult Models

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