Jura Watches Top Ten Gifts for Father's Day
Monday - 01 June 2015
Spend time on your dad this Father’s Day (21st June 2015) by finding that perfect watch to honour a lifetime of precious moments.....
Our exclusive hand-picked selection of luxury timepieces from prestigious brands such as Breitling, Bremont and TAG heuer watch companies, offer a niche gift to commemorate a lifetime of sentimental memories shared with your father, whilst also providing the perfect excuse to capture many more to come. We have highlighted just a few of our favourite models, together with some additional ideas to wet your appetite and offer a unique insight into the exceptional world of high-end mechanical watch engineering. These watches come with free delivery and offer a no-hassle returns policy or exchange guarantee.
Here at Jura Watches we pride ourselves on finding you the perfect timepiece to suit all desires, whatever the requirement – so we understand when gift searching becomes a little more complex. Our selection of gift cards could be the answer this Father’s Day with options to choose the value of your voucher (£10 - £2500), as well as the option to ask one of our team to add a personal message for you. Using our vouchers as a gift idea allows for endless choice, with no restrictions and the opportunity for your dad to enjoy the full scope of our online store.
Enter Dad into the CW Sellors prize draw this month to win a Maurice Lacroix watch worth the value of £995.00 for a fiver!
Jura Watches have once again teamed up with the prestigious Maurice Lacroix watch brand to promote another competition where entrants can win a beautiful Swiss manufactured timepiece for a fiver! The reputable brand produce 90 000 timepieces per year and pride themselves on delivering consistently beautiful, expertly engineered Swiss made instruments. The watch to be given away for the cost of one ticket at £5 will be the Maurice Lacroix Les Classiques model, encompassing an assortment of exquisite features, with emphasis applied to their manufactured movements, their innovative styles and artfully hand crafted contemporary designs. The proceedings will go towards helping the British Heart Foundation support the 7 million people living with heart related conditions in the UK and is an excellent opportunity to get involved in supporting the nation’s largest independent funder of cardiovascular research which will see the full donation go towards influencing a number of prevention treatments.
Breilting Super Avenger II Chronograph:
For a watch that provides ultimate functionality enveloped within a rugged design, the Breitling Super Avenger II Chronograph is the perfect choice that provides professionalism and stealth, all within one timepiece. The expertly engineered instrument takes inspiration from a number of characteristics which flow throughout the rest of the iconic Breitling Avenger collection – the notable chronograph sub dials at the 6 o’clock, 9 o’clock and 12 o’clock locations, accompanied by a sweeping seconds hand tipped in a striking red hue. Secured with a stainless steel bracelet with fold-over push-button release mechanism for ease of use, the Breitling Super Avenger II Chronograph is equipped to withstand the most extreme missions. The COSC self winding movement is finished with a screwed-in push piece guard and a screw-lock crown with a remarkable non-slip grip feature. The ideal father’s companion for all manner of challenges.
Embracing the true spirit of English heritage, the Bremont ALT1-C/CR/07 is a reincarnation of the historic story behind the brand’s unstoppable success. The chronometer certified timepiece is a credit to the advanced material research undergone by the Bremont brothers to reach their peerless aspirations in producing ultimate perfection. The spectacular, vintage-infused instrument takes design cues from aviation-related development, whilst reinforcing elements of military focus. An antique, off-white dial encourages the chocolate brown tones of the two sub dials at 3 o’clock and 9 o’clock to penetrate the dial, adding texture and an extra dimension to time reading. Housed within a beautiful sapphire crystal case back, the timepiece allows for a surrealist plunge into the art of supreme watchmaking. At an accessible price point, the Bremont ALT1-C/CR/07 becomes the perfect gift for those fathers who appreciate award-winning, beautifully engineered mechanicals.
Tissot Watch T-Race MotoGP Chronograph Quartz Limited Edition:
Embracing a synergistic blend of precision, reliability and stamina, the breathtaking MotoGP Chronograph is a quartz timepiece designed for those with an affinity to motor sport racing and adrenaline-inducing enthusiasm. Reinforcing Tissot’s tagline of Offical Timekeeper, the outstanding Tissot T-Race MotoGP watch is suspended in 45mm of supreme technical expertise. Promoting a clear illustrative focus on a dramatic sport-infused aesthetic, the time reader brings together high quality finishes with 161 years of mechanical prowess. An exhilarating injection of red to the hour makers, seconds hand and sporty rubber strap adds to the athletic style of the Tissot watch, whilst its limited editions status creates further appeal - a priceless gift which not only grows with rarity and preciousness, but investment also.
Mondaine Helvetica No1 Regular 33:
For a more simplistic approach to time keeping, this Mondaine watch adopts minimalistic components to complete a visual clarity. As an ideal Father’s Day gift for those gents who prefer a traditional timepiece, the Mondaine Helvetica No1 is a 33mm watch which effortlessly incorporates a classically influenced dial and the famous curved crossbar. Nurturing the true essence of Helvetica, the design touches on expressions of Swiss designer Max Miedinger, allowing for the font and organic layout to become the core focal point of the masterpiece.
TAG Heuer Aquaracer:
Built with clear sporty lines and endorsing highly legible characteristics throughout its genetic makeup, the TAG Heuer Aquaracer watch is built with a polished aluminum ring and is equipped to withstand 300 meters of water depth. Dressed in a rich onyx black dial, a set of chiseled hour and minute hands, carved from stainless steel and coated with self luminous treatment, emanate from the centre face, exuding a strong masculine presence. Large hour indexes surround the inner bezel, complimented by a striking orange hued skeletonised arrow tip to the second hand, whilst a bright white date aperture resting at the 3 o’clock location provides good balance to a collection of perfect proportions. The TAG Heuer Aquaracer promotes an expression of masculinity, a perfect gift for those who enjoy combining water sports with precision.
Evoking a clear expression of quintessential watch manufacturing, the Longines Conquest collection was developed to mark an ever-evolving maturity in brand creation. Operating with profound proficiency, Longines watches have refined not only the quality-sourced materials, but their imaginative designs also. The conquest timepiece hosts a bold identity, fused with powerful dimensions, yet its versatility remains indispensible. Delivering on functionality and technique, the timepiece transforms into a sophisticated companion when matched with evening attire, whilst also adapting to a timeless day-to-day wear when needed. Carrying professionalism and confidence with an uncompromising beauty, this Father’s Day gift hosts a selection of high grade materials to culminate contemporary elegance – an extraordinarily mature Longines masterpiece.
Seiko Gents Quartz:
Dressed within a stainless steel shroud, this Seiko quartz timepiece reinforces the mastery and finesse found in each of the watch brands developments. Seiko watches have progressed into one of the world’s most influential watch making companies. Setting benchmarks for rival optimists, their advancements have amounted to a sensational history of success. Set on a dramatic black dial, stainless steel hour and minute hands are carved to sharp angles to indicate hand applied markers which decorate the periphery of the dial. Silvered accents are reiterated within the needle fine seconds hand and the luxurious tones of the matching stainless steel bracelet, fitted for ultimate resilience. Furnished with a quartz precision movement, the intimate model is sure to satisfy an affiliation between reassurance and emotion, similar to those qualities found within a paternal bond. The perfect keepsake this Father’s Day.
Junghans Max Bill Hand Winding:
Harmonizing pleasure with practicality, this all silver design from Junghans watch company, envisages the connection between classic styles mounted onto a contemporary scale. The 34mm watch bears wearer-friendly dimensions which keep in trend with the timepiece’s understated elegance. Incorporating crisp, clean lines seen within the hour indexes and hand indices, the design strives for a retro-inspired appeal. Taking inspiration from the painter, sculptor and graphic designer, Max Bill, the Junghans self winding timepiece contributes a presentation of attractive features, reminiscent of German fashion and design of the 1950’s era. With razor sharp dimensions and an ultra sleek personality, the compelling Junghans Max Bill Hand Winding watch is any gentlemen’s best friend.