Spending good money on luxurious watches is one of the greatest indulgences a modern person now can enjoy. In evaluating the top options when it comes to luxurious watches, some of the primary characteristics you should likely highly consider are:
Seems like features and extras are really the least important characteristics of a luxury watch. The brand and price are the two essential things that really determine the true value of each of these luxury watches.
From diamonds to royalty and finally, just easy on the eyes – these influential watches are the most luxurious in the world. They easily reach into the multi-million dollar category, as these magnificent creations can cost up to 55 million US dollars. Below we have researched some of the world’s most luxurious watches worn today.
1: Graff Diamonds The Fascination
The Fascination holds the position of being the most expensive watch ever. Apart from telling time, this eccentric creation can also transform into a dazzling diamond ring. Due to just the look of this watch, can you believe it’s a watch?
The watch has a removable part that becomes a ring. It consists of 153 carats of white diamonds. A rare stone is situated in the center and is a 38-carat D Flawless pear-shaped diamond – enhanced and polished by Graff in their workshops. It can be worn as a watch dial in a highly architectural diamond bracelet or can be taken out and worn as a ring.
This is masterful to create a spectacular diamond bracelet that is both comfortable and convertible.
2: Cartier 18k Rose Gold & Diamond Tank Anglaise watch
One of the top men’s luxury watch brands includes the French brand Cartier, who chose to manufacture their watches in Switzerland. Founded by Louis-François Cartier in 1847. The Parisian jeweler has been the most prominent luxury brand in the world. Emerged in 1917, these watches were inspired by the French tanks used in World War I.
The Cartier 18k Rose Gold & Diamond Tank Anglaise Extra-Large Watch screams opulence. This watch has a rectangular shaped case and face. The case is of 18 carats rose gold with a diamond bezel and is 46mm wide. The vertical exterior consists of two rows of diamonds on each side of the body running the full length of the case. The timepiece features a blue watch arm mechanism which also contains a calendar date mechanism. Another added bonus is that it’s water-resistant up to 100 feet. Even more bonuses, this watch comes with a 5-year warranty.
3: Patek Philippe Henry Graves Super complication
Patek Philippe & Co. is a Swiss watchmaker based in Geneva. First of all, the company has created many luxury timepieces since 1852 and is quite possibly the foremost luxury brand in the field.
Their watches have such quality construction that they have long been the choice of royalty, including Queen Victoria of England and Hussein Kamel, the former Sultan of Egypt.
This intricate timepiece; a gold pocket watch that features 24 complications and includes functions such as a double face, perpetual calendar, phases of the moon, minute repeater with Westminster Chimes, a chronograph can track the time of two simultaneous events, sunrise and sunset times, and a celestial chart depicting the night sky above Graves’ home in New York.
4: Blancpain Le Brassus Carousel (00235-3631-55B)
Blancpain was launched in 1735 and is based in Biel, Switzerland. They take a unique approach to their products visual appearance.
This Le Brassus Carousel watch incorporates a carousel minute repeater with a one-minute flying carousel, to provide exceptional performance. The watch case is made of 18-carat gold, with a white grand feu enamel dial (transparent) which displays the inner workings of the timepiece. The case is 45 millimeters wide and secured with a brown alligator leather strap.
The Blancpain Le Brassus Minute Repeater Carousel 0235-3631-55B makes is definitely a drool-worthy timepiece.
5: Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945
This Girard-Perregaux Vintage offers the top luxury timepiece in the world. The company was founded in 1856 and has earned a reputation for producing phenomenal, luxury mechanical men’s watches.
The Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945 is one of the company’s best-known timepiece. It comes with two options: a calendar date indicator or a moon phase. You can select the watch faces in silver, black or white. Also with multiple variations, this watch has a square face design.
The most luxurious watches don’t necessarily have to the best most expensive watches in the world. They certainly should carry themselves with sophistication and definitely look and do their parts. The watches mentioned above hits those marks.
What other watches would you consider the most luxurious watches in the world?