Tasteful, Trending Timepieces for Brides

Watches that work with wedding-day ensembles.

It may not be the most traditional wedding accessory, but as high-end watches become increasingly glamorous, the notion of pairing one of these fine jewelry items with a wedding dress may not be so preposterous. Take a look at a few of the stunning watches we found and determine if this wedding idea appeals to your bridal style. Wearing one of these stylish accessories not only compliments a bridal ensemble, but also guarantees you'll make it to the church -- or temple, mosque, or beach -- on time! 

Clockwise from left: “Harmony” bangle watch with polished stainless steel and mother-of-pearl museum dial by Movado, $995 Bloomingdales.com; “Total Stones” watch in white encrusted with dazzling crystals by Toy Watch, $425 Saksfifthavenue.com; “Délices de Cartier Watch” cased in rhodiusmised 18K white gold set with round diamonds, price available upon request by Cartier Cartier.com; Stainless steel watch with 34 diamonds total .14cts. and mother-of-pearl dial from the Twirl Collection by Gucci, $1,995 Gucci.com.

Clockwise from left: Watch in 18K white gold and diamonds featuring high-precision quartz movement, price available upon request by Chanel, Chanel.com; “Superstar” watch in white by Misaki, $275 Bergdorfgoodman.com, “Circlo” stainless steel bracelet watch with diamond-set case and white Museum dial by Movado, $1,495 Bloomingdales.com; “St. Tropez” wrap watch in gold plated stainless steel by Misaki, $475 Misaki.com.

Clockwise from left: Twenty-4 quartz watch in rose gold featuring “Timeless White” dial set with ten diamond hour markers, price available upon request by Patek Philippe, Betteridge.com; Diamond accented goldtone chronograph patent leather watch from the deco collection by Michele Watches, $865 Saksfifthavenue.com; “Dawn” watch with gold plated stainless steel and pearls by Mosali, $355 Misaki.com; Ceramic “Quadro” watch in polished stainless steel square case with 8 full cut WS diamonds and 56 genuine diamonds on the dial by Fendi, $2,095 Bergdorfgoodman.com.

Opening photograph by Gruber Photographers