Black alligator straps look just as good with stainless steel cases and dials that have a little—or a lot—of color. From top, versions made by Alpina, Montblanc, and Tag Heuer.

Alpina 130 Pilot Heritage Chronograph, $3,695; Montblanc Homage to Nicolas Rieussec, $11,500; Tag Heuer Carrera Calibre 1887 Automatic Chronograph, $5,500

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10 New Watches With Timeless Appeal

The perfect formula is simple. This season's chronographs are at their best rendered in classic gold and leather or sleek steel.

Tuesday, July 01, 2014
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