Athletic Hamptonites crave timepieces constructed for active summertime living.
Hamptonites can play in splendid style thanks to savvy watch brands catering to the gentleman jock with timepieces that have sailors, divers, and drivers in mind. So go ahead: Get wet, work up a sweat, and look good doing it.
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This Ralph Lauren Sporting Automotive 45mm Chronometer ($4,970) is crafted in stainless steel with a black alligator strap. The dashboard of a vintage car inspires the elm burl-wood dial, and it has a black matte galvanic center dial. Ralph Lauren, 31-33 Main St., East Hampton, 324-1222
From Patek Philippe, this 40mm Ref. 5712 Nautilus watch ($33,500) is crafted in stainless steel and features a blueblack dial. It offers out-of-water features such as moon phase indication and sub-seconds dial, but is also waterresistant to 60 meters. London Jewelers, 2 Main St, East Hampton, 329-3939
Crafted in ADLC-coated stainless steel with a black rubber strap, Cartier’s Calibre de Cartier Diver watch ($8,950) has a new-in-house automatic move ment known as 1904-PS MC and is water-resistant to 300 meters. London Jewelers. 2 Main St., East Hampton, 329-3939
Vacheron Constantin crafted the Overseas Chronograph watch ($21,000) in stainless steel, and it’s powered by an automatic movement with a column-wheel chronograph. The 42mm watch features screwdown push pieces and is water-resistant to 150 meters. By appointment at Tourneau at Roosevelt Field, 630 Old Country Road., Garden City, 516-873-0209
photogRaphy by Jeff CRawfoRd; Notebook, Bottega Veneta ($330). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-627-7580; Cafron tray, Ralph Lauren ($195). 31-33 Main St., East Hampton, 324-1222; Cuff links, Montblanc ($345). Roosevelt Field Mall, 630 Old Country Road, Garden City, 516-248-4687