It’s that wonderful time of year again. The end of Spring, the beginning of Summer, the much awaited Graduation Season. Whether graduating from high school, college, graduate school, or a doctoral program, we can all agree – it’s a big deal. And not just for the graduate – for their family, friends, classmates, cohort, teachers and professors – pretty much everybody who has been cheering from the sidelines and seeing them through their long and arduous, but entirely rewarding educational experience.
Whatever the next steps post-grad may be, the gift of time is always suitable and even necessary for keeping on track within your next endeavors. Whether searching for a dream job, or starting a coveted summer internship, or taking some long timepiece on your wrist to show for yourself and all your achievements thus far. Fortunately, The Watch Standard has an impressive new selection of Rolex watches for you to choose from as the perfect gift for your Graduate in your life.
Graduation Gift List: 36mm OP “Tiffany” Dial ref. 126000
A popular go-to amongst the Rolex collection is the Oyster Perpetual, or OP for short. With its classic streamline look, the Oyster Perpetual 126000 Tiffany fits perfectly on any wrist and complements any personal style. Of the colorful new 2020 additions to the OP collection, the “Tiffany” dial became an instant fan favorite – with its stunning turquoise color that is reminiscent of the famed and timeless jewelry store, Tiffany & Co. On a bold 36mm stainless-steel case and Oyster bracelet, this distinct color is sure to draw attention to other details on the dial like its 18 ct white gold hour markers. As elegant as it looks, the OP 126000 is also surprisingly robust with its new Calibre 3230 which came along with the 2020 releases and ensures optimal precision, power, resistance against shocks and magnetic fields, convenience, and dependability. This timepiece is the perfect way to show that special Grad how proud you are of them.
Graduation Gift List: “Wimbledon” Datejust II ref. 116333 36mm
Embodying the prestigious partnership between Rolex and the world renowned Wimbledon tennis tournament is none other than the Rolex Datejust II “Wimbledon” 116333. Its striking slate “Wimbledon” dial exudes class and sophistication on any wrist. The regal green color signature to the “Wimbledon” dial holds much significance for both the sport of tennis and for the Rolex brand. What’s more, the deep green details really pop on the gleaming Rolesor combination of 904L steel and 18 ct yellow gold on its 36mm case, Oyster bracelet, and fluted bezel. A popular choice amongst watch enthusiasts and athletes alike, the most recent configuration of the Datejust 41 “Wimbledon” can be seen sported by the likes of tennis superstar, Roger Federer, both on and off the court. Gifting this statement piece to celebrate the new graduate is making quite the statement as far as lavish grad gifts go. Regardless of if he/she is a fan of tennis, the “Wimbledon” Datejust II 116333 will exude well-deserved confidence, accomplishment, and prestige when gleaming on their wrist for all to see.
Graduation Gift List: Everose Gold Daytona ref. 116515 with Oysterflex Bracelet
An absolute stunner, the Daytona 116515 in Everose gold paired with the innovative new Oysterflex bracelet makes for an amazing gift for the new graduate who is ready to take the real world by storm. Made of 18 ct Everose gold, Rolex’s very own patented pink gold alloy, its 40mm case and dial appliques perfectly accent its rich chocolate dial and black Chronograph sub-dials. All of which are framed beautifully by its sleek black Cerachrom bezel featuring a tachymetric scale for measuring speed. Even more impressive is its highly durable and resistant Oysterflex bracelet made of black elastomer that can be easily adjusted to fit any wrist – making the Daytona 116515 fit for both comfort and style. As the Rolex Daytona was designed to be the ultimate chronograph watch in the world of professional racing, this special timepiece makes the perfect gift of encouragement for the new grad to hit the ground running in whatever their next endeavors may be.