The yearly transition from summer to autumn signals evolution. We’re moving on from the warm, sunshine-filled days of the hot summer months to the cooler, transitional weather of the fall. One key aspect of this change is updating the jewelry and accessories that complement our new seasonal wardrobe.

While we enjoy this transition, nailing the change from one season to the next can be tricky. How can you make sure that the pieces you’re choosing are on trend and right for the season? Which pieces should you consider adding to your capsule collection to assist in the summer to autumn transition?

If you’re interested in some inspiration to help you get started on planning your transitional jewelry and accessories wardrobe, we’re here to help. We’ve gathered some of our favorite luxury jewelry pieces and watches to help you nail that tricky summer-to-fall with style. Keep reading to learn more about our favorite luxury pieces this season.

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak

The Amazing Audemars Piguet Timepiece

An icon in the world of luxury watches, a pre-owned Audemars Piguet watch is the perfect addition to any summer-to-fall transitional wardrobe. These beautiful, exquisite timepieces not only retain their value over time but also make for a flawless addition to any outfit for an instant sense of elevation.

Two Audemars Piguet watches to consider adding to your lineup are the iconic AP Royal Oak watch and the Royal Oak Offshore watch. First introduced in 1972, the Royal Oak watch quickly became an iconic timepiece with the Audemars Piguet collections. The modern interpretation of this piece still pays tribute to the original models, with an octagonal-shaped head and coordinating screws. The Royal Oak Offshore was brought to market in 1993 as an update to the classic model, featuring a bold larger case with sporty stainless-steel accessories. Whether you choose a new or pre-owned Audemars Piguet Royal Oak or Royal Oak Offshore watch, you’ll be ready for fall style.

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Cartier Love Bracelet

The Timeless Cartier Bracelet

Part of an endlessly elegant collection of luxury jewelry, a Cartier Bracelet is the perfect timeless addition to any summer-to-fall transitional accessories lineup. From minimalist and sophisticated pieces like the Cartier Lanieres bracelet to a bold statement-making design like the vintage ‘C de Cartier’ cuff, slipping on a beautiful Cartier bracelet in shimmering gold is a great way to take any outfit from summer to fall in one simple step.

One of our favorite models to wear for fall is the Cartier Just un Clou Bracelet. Also known as the ‘Cartier nail bracelet,’ this playful design features a silhouette that is modeled after a molded nail with delicate detailing and precious stones. Another favorite option for fall is the Cartier Love Bracelet. This minimalist style features a singular wrapped silhouette with sophisticated detailing and diamond accents on some of the models.

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Rolex Daytona “Big Red”

The Vintage Rolex Watch

A name renowned within the world of luxury watches, a timeless Rolex watch is the ultimate accessory for any season. This is especially true when transitioning from summer-to-fall, as outfits tend to lean towards added layers, requiring versatile accessories that can complement any look.

One of our favorite pre-owned Rolex watch options is the Rolex Submariner. This iconic style was first introduced to the world in 1953 as the first-to-market diving watch that was water-resistant up to 100m. The following iterations of this model have remained a favorite among collectors and casual watch lovers alike thanks to their innovative designs and classic appearances, making a used Rolex Submariner one of our top choices for a fall transitional piece.

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Omega Speedmaster

The Retro-Inspired OMEGA Timepiece

Another beloved timepiece that is certain to be perfect for a summer-to-fall transition is a bold retro-inspired OMEGA watch. World-renowned for their elegance and perfection in design, OMEGA watches feature a timeless appeal that are great for slipping on with any outfit, regardless of the model that you choose.

For the summer- to-fall transition, we’d recommend opting for a pre-owned OMEGA watch with a more vintage-inspired aesthetic for a truly statement-making addition. One of our favorite options is the OMEGA Constellation watch, which effortlessly combines fashion and function with a striking look. Another great option is the De Ville Watch, a more classic addition to the OMEGA archives with a minimalist aesthetic and subtle yet sophisticated detailing.

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Patek Philippe Calatrava

The Perfect Patek Philippe Watch

Patek Philippe, a powerhouse in the world of luxury watches, offers a fantastic selection of timeless yet contemporary timepieces that are perfect for helping you navigate that summer to fall transition with effortless elegance and style.

One of our favorite transitional options is a fabulous pre-owned Patek Philippe Calatrava watch. This iconic style was first introduced in 1932 as the brand’s first dress watch style and has remained a must-have piece for the nearly 100 years following. These pieces feature a classic rounded case with minimalist accents and a luxurious finish that offers a timeless appeal that can effortlessly cross seasons.

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We hope you enjoyed reading about our favorite luxury pieces this season. Always remember, when it comes to nailing that tricky summer-to-fall transition, having the right accessories is key to completing your wardrobe day in and day out. From an iconic Cartier Love Bracelet to a bold Audemars Piguet Royal Oak watch, slipping on the perfect luxury jewelry or timepiece can make all of the difference. And if you’re still feeling stuck on what pieces to consider, we’re happy to help. Please reach out to us at any time and we’ll help you find the perfect luxury jewelry or watches to complete your fall collection.

Why Trust Gray & Sons

Pre-owned and used luxury jewelry and watches are a wonderful investment for the present and the future, but only if you are purchasing from and using the repair services of a reputable source. At Gray & Sons, we began as a brick-and-mortar shop in 1980 before rapidly expanding digitally through our website, internet platforms, and world-class print and digital catalog. We have worked to build our stellar reputation in both the international and local industry in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Palm Beaches, Florida areas, Miami Beach, West Palm Beach, Bal Harbour, Coral Gables, Aventura, Sunny Isles, and more. We take pride in our accomplishments, including being awarded an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau and achieving good standing with the International Watch & Jewelry Guild. Our commitment to excellence has made us a world leader in dealing with used-certified pre-owned luxury watches and estate jewelry. If you’re looking for a trustworthy, reputable, and professional source for purchasing pre-owned jewelry, sourcing luxury watches, or servicing your treasured pieces, look no further than Gray & Sons.