Luxury watches and timepieces most often signify the status symbol of a man. It seems that the expensive suits are never complete without a gleaming high-end watch on a man’s wrist. In the UK, especially in London, men like to sport ultra luxurious watches because it does not only tell the time but it also makes the wearer look very cool and stylish. Here are some of the most luxurious men’s watches that are very popular in 2016, and not one of them is a smart watch.
Glashütte Original Senator Cosmopolite
The Senator Cosmopolite is considered as a very high-end travel watch. The German watchmaker Glashütte Original designs this luxury timepiece, which is famous for creating classic style watches with their own movements. This particular wristwatch is specifically designed for the man who loves to travel. It looks sleek and beautiful and its main dial shows the local time while the subdials are for the time zone display, local date and time zone corrector. It is completely hand-finished and features an alligator strap. The white gold has a retail price of $43,300 and the rose gold is $43,500.
Breguet Tradition 7047
Breguet is another well known luxury watch manufacturer that has been creating watches since 1775. One of their 2016 luxury watches is the House of Breguet’s Tradition 7074. This amazing high-end watch features an off-center and engraved dial that uses a constant-force mechanism invented by Breguet. London billionaires and rich bachelors in the UK can afford this elegant timepiece that has a retail price of $245,000.
Rolex Yacht-Master II
Rolex is perhaps the most popular name when it comes to luxury men’s watches. Rolex originally started in England in 1905 but moved to Switzerland in 1919. They have a long tradition of producing luxury watches and now they have created the Yacht-Master II. The design truly symbolises sophistication and success, which is the reason why the Rolex brand is always a favourite choice. The Yacht-Master II features a 44mm stainless steel casing with gold and 18 carat gold hour markers. The retail price is approximately at $30,000.
Patek Philippe Grand Complications 5271P-001
Patek Philippe is another famous luxury watch manufacturer that certainly deserves to be in this list. The Grand Complication is a captivating beauty with its black lacquered clock face and its platinum body. It has a total of 58 baguette diamonds around the bezel and another baguette diamond marking the 12 o’ clock. Its design is very traditional with lots of dazzling diamonds. Wearing this fabulous timepiece will surely impress a lot of women and men in London. Its retail price is approximately $280,000.
Cartier 18K Rose Gold & Diamond Tank Anglaise Extra Large Men’s Watch
Cartier is all about luxury, especially this new elegant timepiece, which is made of 18 carat, rose gold and diamond bezel. It has a rectangular face design with gold and diamond frame. It is also water resistant up to 100 feet. The diamonds and the rose gold is truly a beautiful combination and offset by a silver lacquered face and blue watch arm. It has a retail price of $69,990. The rich and successful gentlemen in London should definitely have this magnificent timepiece.
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