Some would say a suit is what makes a man, and then there’s the saying shoes is which that makes a man, however, it is also his watch. Below we go over our picks for the top 5 best luxury watches for men, focusing on classical dress watches. A luxury timepiece is an indication of status as well as a timepiece. In our evaluation, we go over the top options, such as brand, construction quality, features, style and complications and price.
5. TAG Heuer Men’s Kirium F1
Heuer was founded by Edouard Heuer in the year 1860 in St-Imier, Switzerland, TAG Heuer has an enriched history of offering luxury watches designed for use for men. The brand has also been long associated with sailing and automobile racing, and is also a premier sponsor for Formula 1. TAG Heuer offers luxury timepieces that are perfect for an evening spent in a Casino as they are for a day spent out on sea on a cruise.
The Kirium F1 melds these qualities that men have come to expect from TAG Heuer over the past one and half centuries. This timepiece is made from stainless steel and is clasped to the arm with a soft leather band. The black face is backlit and covered with a sapphire crystal cover that provides solid protection for the silver analog dial.
4. Jaeger- LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Moon 39
Jaeger-LeCoultre is a luxury watchmaker that is based in Le Sentier, Switzerland. They have been making luxury timepieces since 1833. This company is known for offering luxury men’s watches that meld high-quality materials within a refined design.
The Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Moon 39 is but just one of their many masterpieces. This timepiece has a round face with an analog time mechanism and calendar date indicator. The calendar date recorder also maps the phases of the moon as time passes. The face of the watch is a clam-like color, with silver hour markers and watch arms that are contrasted against a deep blue second counter. Secured with a black leather band and just 4.9 millimeters thin it is a sleek, yet distinguished timepiece perfect for any occasion.
3. Ulysse Nardin Maxi Marine Diver Chronometer
Ulysse Nardin is also a timepiece maker that is more than 150 years old. It was founded in the year 1846 by Ulysse Nardin. The company has produced fine timepieces ever since that time. Surviving two World Wars in the same location and in the same location and even the same building since the doors opened in 1846.
Ulysse Nardin specializes in marine chronometer timepieces. If you like this style of watch, then you should love this timepiece. It incorporates a round stainless steel body that is secured by a titanium and rubber strap. The face of the watch is a deep dark blue with analog arms maintaining the minute and hour count. The day of the month is recorded at the base of the face. The watch has a screw-down crown with a sapphire crystal glass cover to protect the face of the timepiece and is water-resistant to 300 meters.
2. Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945
Girard-Perregaux is one of the top luxury timepiece companies in the world. They were founded in the year 1856 when two smaller Swiss companies merged together. They have a well-earned reputation when it comes to producing exceptional, luxury mechanical watches for men. When it comes to Girard-Perregaux timepieces they can be quite a bit more exclusive than with other Swiss brands. This is due to the fact that the company produces much fewer timepieces for a model than is the case with most other watchmakers.
The Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945 is the company’s best-known offering, and it’s a must have timepiece. It comes in four different variations, but they all incorporate the same square face design that contains an analog dial mechanism.
The watch faces can be chosen in either silver, black or even white. The timepiece is supplemented with the choice of either a moon phase or a calendar date indicator. Bands for the watch come in either brown or black leather.
1. Audemars Piguet Royal Oak
Audemars Piguet is a Swiss watchmaker that is unique when compared to other Swiss brands. How so? Continuous ownership. Audemars Piguet was founded in the year 1875 in Le Brassus, Switzerland. Audemars Piguet is the only luxury watch brand that has not been sold to a corporation. The company, after all of these years, is still owned by the families of the original owners, Jules Audemars and Edward Piguet.
About Matheu’s Fine Watches & Jewelry
Matheu’s Fine Watches & Jewelry has been providing quality products and professional services to the metropolitan Denver, CO area since 1951. The very first watch repair and service facility ever opened in Colorado. Dan Matheu, watchmaker, pioneered watch repair and services in Colorado. Today, Scott Matheu is at the helm steering Matheu’s Fine Watches & Jewelry. With his vision, Scott opened a watch store in Highlands Ranch and has made Matheu’s Fine Watches & Jewelry not only one of the largest watch stores to provide watch repair in Englewood, CO but also the entire state.
Whether you need watch repair in Englewood, CO, watch engraving, or even if you have an antique watch that you would like appraised, you can count on Matheu’s Fine Watches & Jewelry to provide you with superior service each and every single time. All of our watchmakers are factory trained and we have CW21 Certified by the American Watchmakers and Clockmakers Institute (AWCI) on site. This certification has the most stringent standards for watchmakers performing repair, restoration, and service work on watches. With one of the largest service centers in the metropolitan Denver, CO we are not only able to provide watch repair in Englewood, CO but to the entire 50 states as well.
Matheu’s Fine Watches & Jewelry is also a factory authorized service center for Cartier, Tag Heuer, Philip Stein, Swiss Army and many more brands. When you use Matheu’s Fine Watches & Jewelry for your watch repair in Englewood, CO, you can rest assured knowing that you will receive our (3) three-year warranty on major watch repairs that we provide. If you are looking for the best watch repair service center throughout the United States, you cannot go wrong when you choose Matheu’s Fine Watches & Jewelry. With certifications from not only AWCI but SAWTA too, we not only stand out from the pact; we lead it.