Not many watch manufacturers can claim a history dating back to 1758, but Gevril is the exception. As Designer Watches Online notes, it’s not always been smooth sailing for the brand, but after several years in the wilderness, it came back fighting in 2002 under new ownership. With their entire line consisting of limited-edition pieces, and with only 6000 watches produced every year, the brand has become synonymous with exclusivity and quality. If you’re hoping to add one or two Gevril watches to your collection, you’ll struggle to find better than these ten little gems.
10.Gevril 3123B Men’s Seacloud Automatic Watch
Handcrafted with a jaw-dropping attention to detail and offering a score of notable features, the Gevril 3123B Men’s Seacloud Automatic Watch sits as easily in the boardroom as it does in the great outdoors. Whether you’re an adventurer, a businessman, or just someone with an eye for quality, the bold, dynamic aesthetic, genuine Swiss-made automatic movement, anti-reflective, scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, highly legible dial, and water resistance to 660 feet won’t disappoint.
9. Gevril 46003 Men’s Canal Street Automatic Diver Watch
Designed to take you from the great outdoors to the boardroom with ease, the Gevril 46003 Men’s Canal Street Automatic Diver Watch manages to combine a sporty ruggedness with classical elegance to superb effect. The bold, monochrome color scheme is unabashedly masculine, while the water resistance to 500 meters, luminescent hands and markers, and outstandingly precise Swiss automatic-self-wind movement are guaranteed to please.
8. Gevril 1102 Men’s Alberto Ascari Black Dial Calfskin Leather Watch
Inspired by one of Italy’s most iconic pre-war drivers, Alberto Ascari (and with a movement created by the legend’s own grandson, Massimo Ascari), the Gevril 1102 Men’s Alberto Ascari Black Dial Calfskin Leather Watch is a masterclass in precision and accuracy. With a racing-inspired dial built to resemble the perforated brake discs of Alberto Ascari’s Ferrari racecar and a supremely comfortable calfskin leather strap, this boldly masculine piece is a must-buy for sports fans.
7. Gevril 2007B Men’s Columbus Circle Automatic Men’s Watch
Inspired by the Manhattan landmark of the same name, the Gevril 2007B Men’s Columbus Circle Automatic Men’s Watch is a delight of classically elegant good looks and superb functionally. The handsome, lustrous black dial is complemented perfectly by a gold-tone stainless steel case and gold-tone stainless steel bracelet. Gevril’s remarkable attention to detail, meanwhile, is evidenced in the intricate commemorative engraving of a turn-of-the-century Columbus Circle scene on the case back. Lucky owners can expect a smorgasbord of excellent features, including water resistance to 50 meters and a 38-hour power reserve.
6. Gevril 4157A Men’s Wall Street Stainless Steel Bracelet Watch
With classic good looks and a clutch of outstanding features, the Gevril 4157A Men’s Wall Street Stainless Steel Bracelet Watch is a masterful piece worth every cent of its $5,495.00 retail value. Standout features include water resistance to 120 meters, a TA-Valjoux Caliber 7750 automatic movement with a hefty 44-hour power reserve, luminescent hands and markers for superior readability, and a silver-tone stainless steel case and bracelet that’ll take you through any occasion effortlessly.
5. Gevril 9444YLB Women’s Mezzo White MOP Dial Stainless Steel Watch
With a stunning, handmade white mother-of-pearl guilloché dial embellished with stylized Arabic numbers and protected by anti-reflective, scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, the Gevril 9444YLB Women’s Mezzo White MOP Dial Stainless Steel Watch will appeal to anyone with a glamorous side. Granted, each piece comes with the considerable price of $6,295.00, but one look at its stylish design will have you handing over the cash in no time.
4. Gevril 5050 Avenue of Americas Black Dial Automatic Men’s Watch
Combining an eye-catching art deco style with a bold, monochrome color scheme, the $4,750.00 priced Gevril 5050 Avenue of Americas Black Dial Automatic Men’s Watch combines timeless elegance with a robust, masculine aesthetic. Fit-wise, you’ll find the supple Calfskin Leather band and 34mm diameter case hard to beat for comfort, while the easy-to-read face and scratch-resistant sapphire crystal ensure you won’t be left feeling shortchanged after stumping up that $4,750.00.
3. Gevril 7249NV Women’s Avenue of Americas Mini MOP Dial Leather Watch
If you’re attracted to the art deco style of Gevril’s Avenue of Americas line but are in the market for something a little more delicate, the Gevril 7249NV Women’s Avenue of Americas Mini MOP Dial Leather Watch should do the job nicely. Created with the same elegant flair and nod to glamour as the mainline, the watch is packaged in a tiny 25 x 32 mm case, making it ideal for those who prefer a more delicate aesthetic. Despite its diminutive size, it still manages to pack a big punch, with a striking Alligator-textured leather strap, a high-quality 316L stainless steel case, and a faultlessly precise Swiss Automatic-Self-Winding movement. As A Blog To Watch notes, the one drawback of the Avenue of Americas line is the lack of lume on the dial. Thankfully, the easily legible face ensures you shouldn’t experience any issues on that front.
2. Gevril 6208RV Women’s Avenue of Americas Glamour MOP Dial Leather Watch
With an eye-catching art deco style and a glitzy diamond-studded case, the Gevril 6208RV Women’s Avenue of Americas Glamour MOP Dial Leather Watch will get the crowd talking. Despite being attractive enough to blur the line between timepiece and jewelry, it doesn’t rely on just good looks to sell itself: thanks to a clutch of outstanding features (not least its Swiss Automatic-Self-Winding movement), you can expect precision timekeeping and superb durability.
1. Gevril 5850 Men’s Avenue of Americas Serenade Silver Dial Leather Watch
If the $35,000.00 retail price of a Gevril 5850 Men’s Avenue of Americas Serenade Silver Dial Leather Watch doesn’t intimidate you, you’ll be hard pushed to find a better watch in the entire Gevril collection to splash your cash on. With an art deco design characteristic of the Avenue of Americas line, a gorgeous rectangular curved case, slender hands, and stylized Arabic numerals, it’s a thing of beauty. The supremely reliable Swiss automatic-self-wind movement, meanwhile, makes sure that $35,000 investment keeps paying for years to come.