Whether you are after a look that is decadently casual or you want to make sure that you are dressed to the nines for a night on the town, you’ll find that there is nothing that sets off an outfit better than the right watch. Luxury watches add a certain touch of elegance and class to your outfit.
You will find that whether you want to wear them regularly or whether you want to save them for special occasions that you will have plenty of options open to you. If you are considering investing in a luxury watch, there are a few things to consider.
In the first place think about what kind of watch you want. Are you looking for something that is entirely severe and stern, where the value lies in the precise movements and the sleek style, or you are after a watch that is specifically made to showcase gems and jewels?
This is a question that you should contemplate before you get too involved in doing your research on luxury watches. Both styles are wonderful choices for someone who is invested in making a statement, and both styles are acceptable for men and women.
You may spend several hundred to several thousand dollars on a watch. When you are looking for a very pricey, classic watch, consider what a gold watch, with a band and a watch case made out of high-quality yellow gold. This is a flashy choice that can give your outfit an impressive amount of pizzazz.
On the other hand, if you want something just as luxurious but you are looking for luxury watches that are more subtle, look for a watch made of white gold. There is a current trend for women’s luxury watches that are made of rose gold, bringing a warm and lovely tone to your wrist.
Another option is platinum, which has an impressive shine. You should also decide whether you want a solid metal band or a strap. While a leather strap is more casual than a metal band, it can still be luxurious, especially if you choose a strap made from an exotic leather, like crocodile or ostrich.
Another thing to consider when looking for luxury watches is the functions that you are after. Many time pieces have relatively straightforward functions, as the quality is in the watch’s classic and high-quality mechanical movements. You may also find that some luxury features include chronographs, and even an emergency distress transmitter which can be activated in the event of an accident.
Some luxury watches were once specifically designed for military personnel or other members of technical professions, giving them functions that helped these people do their jobs.
Here are some popular brand names:
7. Tag Heuer
10. Raymond Weil
Choose a watch that suits your tastes and the events that you will be attending. You may also choose a watch based on respect for the manufacturer’s history and reputation. Luxury watches make statements about their owners so make sure that you are clear about what you are saying. These watches are a perfect gift, for yourself or for someone you care about.