When it comes to watches there are distinct features to identify the status of the watch itself. When you take time and analyze the luxury watches you must always take the brand, the design of the watch, features, styles and if there any complications and the price. Any additional features added to the men’s watch brands can often be thought of luxury, however, when it comes to luxury they are the least important. It can be easy to get carried away with certain features, however, it is always important to find the true value of the watch through those distinct points.
The following watches will obviously split opinion, however, from a luxury point of view, each one of the listed watches oozes luxury down from its mechanical structure to the materials used to create the timepieces.
Jaeger- LeCoultre – Master Ultra Thin Moon 39
Founded in 1833, Jaeger-LeCoultre is a luxury brand on the lips of all watch enthusiasts. The luxury timepiece brand only creates watches that are designed using high-quality materials and in most cases in minimalistic styles. Jaeger-LeCoultre is known to harbor some of the finest watchmakers that create pure elegance and sophistication with every watch that is released.
The Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Moon 39 may have one of the longest names but it is it the perfect watch. The design and the style aren’t complicated and it has an analog time mechanism coincided with a calendar date indicator. For those who are unaware of how complex these certain features are, the calendar date recorder for the Master Ultra Thin Moon 39 maps the phrases of the moon as time passes.
Rolex Yacht-Master II
Rolex is arguably the most luxurious watch brand of them all with their crisp, clean cut designs and timeless collections. The Rolex watch brand is associated with some of the most successful men in the world, which is how they have continued to set boundaries for luxury timepieces since 1905.The watch continues to pose as a statement of sophistication and for solidifies the opinion of success on one. It was first created in 2007, however, it was then adjusted and created with a ceramic metal finished with the blue Cerachrom. Not only it made from a selection of luxury materials but the hour markers are made from
The watch continues to pose as a statement of sophistication and for solidifies the opinion of success on one. It was first created in 2007, however, it was then adjusted and created with a ceramic metal finished with the blue Cerachrom. Not only it made from a selection of luxury materials but the hour markers are made from 18-carat gold and finished with blue time arms.
Blancpain Le Brassus Minute Repeater Carousel
Similar to Jaeger-LeCoultre, Blancpain Le Brassus isn’t as well known to an outsider of the luxury world, but they should be. The brand has built a reputation based on their creative, high-quality timepieces, which have stood the test of time. Compared to other luxury watch brands, their main focus is the visual appearance, which a distinct, unique yet beautiful technical mechanism. With often transparent or see-through faces, Blancpain Le Brassus is pure luxury.
The Minute Repeater Carousel is the perfect example of a luxurious looking, transparent face and technically brilliant timepiece from Blancpain. It is finished with a 18ct gold casing and has been reviewed as a watch with ‘unparalleled performance’.
Patek Philippe & Co Rose Gold Grand Complications
There is never going to be a luxury watch list without the ever-present Patek Philippe taking one of the top spots. For those who are unaware, Patek Philippe is a Swiss watchmaker with a history and heritage that goes as far back as 1852. Patek Philippe has seen a royalty from all over the world use their products in public appearance, highlighting the authority and the luxury. The likes of Queen Victoria and Hussein Kamel are only two of the members of royalty that have worn their prestigious collections.
Along with such prestigious name wearing their collections, Patek Philippe currently holds the record for the highest price of a watch ever sold. The Patek Philippe Henry Graves Supercomplication watch purchased by a member of the Qatari royal for a figure just over $11 million.