Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust 31 small mechanical watches

Petite But Powerful: Small Mechanical Watches

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Small but mighty

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These new small mechanical watches may be petite, but they pack some impressive movements, meaning they more than hold their own against their larger counterparts. All sized at less than 34mm, they still deliver a technical punch to satisfy even the most exacting watch connoisseur.

Small Mechanical Watches

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Tudor

Black Bay steel, yellow gold, diamonds, automatic, 31mm, £5,750. tudorwatch.com

Masculine meets feminine in this sparkly, diamond-encrusted take on a real classic.

Omega

Constellation, aventurine, Sedna gold, leather strap, 29mm, £19,700. omegawatches.com

A gorgeous green aventurine dial combines with Omega’s Sedna gold for a real standout style.

Vacheron Constantin

Traditionnelle manual-wind, rose gold, diamonds, 33mm, £25,000. vacheron-constantin.com

Turn this chic timepiece over, and you have a perfect view of its calibre 1440 movement, visible through the openworked caseback.

Raymond Weil small mechanical watches

Raymond Weil

Maestro, steel, gold PVD, diamonds, automatic, 31mm, £1,295. raymond-weil.co.uk

A mother-of-pearl dial and rose gold Roman numerals are offset by Raymond Weil’s signature steel blue hands.

Rolex

Oyster Perpetual Datejust, Oystersteel, white gold, diamonds, self-winding, 31mm, £8,500. rolex.com

A watchmaking classic reimagined with a shimmering floral dial, scattered with diamonds.

Michel Herbelin

Ladies Galet Automatic, steel, gold PVD, 33.5mm, £855. herbelin.com

An elegant option for everyday wear.

Harry Winston small mechanical watches

Harry Winston

Premier Automatic, rose gold, mother of pearl, diamonds, alligator strap, 31mm, £POA. harrywinston.com

Dripping with diamonds and in 18ct rose gold, this Harry Winston watch packs a serious punch.

Claude Meylan small mechanical watches

Claude Meylan

Tortue Lady Blue Moon, steel, automatic, satin strap, 31mm, CHF 3,850. claudemeylan.ch

A delicate skeletonised watch with a pretty ‘Soleillé’ pattern on the dial and bridge.

longines small mechanical watches

Longines

Master Collection, steel, diamonds, automatic, 34mm, £2,050. longines.com

The first women’s style to be added to Longines’s The Master Collection.