Jessica Simpson is to release a range of watches.

The singer-and-actress - who already has her own line of clothes and perfume - is keen to add to her collection by creating some stunning timepieces.

She said: "Collecting watches, both vintage and new, has been a hobby of mine for some time so adding watches to the collection was a natural extension."

Jessica, 29, has teamed up with jeweller Pascal Mouawad - who collaborated with Nicole Richie on her House of Harlow 1960 fashion range - to develop the watches, which will include 35 designs.

The timepieces will all be based on Jessica's personal style and will vary from classic faces with a leather strap to elaborate jewellery-inspired looks.

The watches will retail from $60-$250 and will be available in department stores and at

Last year, Jessica launched her latest fragrance, which was inspired by falling in love.

Talking about Fancy Love, Vince Camuto - CEO and founder of the Camuto Group, which holds the global license for all Jessica's brands - said: "Jessica loves The Feeling of being in love, she is a romantic girl. The fragrance was inspired by love. And she's inspired by love."