Classic Mens Watches

Top 5 Classic Mens Watches

 Perhaps you want your watch to have some bling, or maybe you prefer a more professional business type of watch, or something more simple and practical. Regardless, the watch of your choice must fit seamlessly into your lifestyle. Obtaining the perfect watch can be an indispensable accessory to your daily attire. It should be a thought out process, considering things such as the style, price, function of the dial, the assorted colors of the straps, the way it moves, and, of course, size. You should also consider your own body measurements when purchasing that perfect watch to make sure the watch goes with your body. Also take into consideration the type of watch you want, whether it should be the usual quartz or others such as chronograph, mechanical, automatic, or combination. There are a various array of watches that are specific to each person, depending on varying personalities.

Tag Heuer’s “Carrera Panamericana”

One of the 5 classic watches for men is the automatic chronograph watch labeled the “Carrera Panamericana”. The name honors that of Juan Manuel Fangio, a pro Formula race car driver, GT coupe vehicles, and the well-known races that occurred in Mexico for four years, from 1950 to 1954. It is thought that the inaugural introduction of the renowned Carrera was one of the most treacherous road races ever raced upon, making this watch a tribute to both the race and to the famous racer. The watch dial is available in four colors consisting of basic black, brown, blue, or silver with a total of three counters. Men will the love rows of 18kt gold mixed with incredible steel alternated by the gold that is stunningly comparable to cunning craftsmanship. The 950 platinum case is eye catching with the crystal sapphire glass, wrapped in a satin finish on the back, The diamond set hands seem to indicate that the wearer of this fantastic watch is one of remarkable class. And no worries about getting it wet. This watch is unaffected by water for up to thirty meters.


Patek Philippe Golden Ellipse 5738P Platinum Watch

If you like simplicity, the men’s Golden Ellipse 5738P Platinum Watch is a must have. Designed by Patek Philippe, this elegant piece of self-winding mechanical movement type of caliber watch. Not only is it for impressing company or for showing off at events, it’s perfect enough to wear daily. As customary for Philippe, the designer maintains a simple touch, but manages to incorporate boldness into his watches at the same time. This watch is not too loud or attention grabbing, but compliments elegance subtly with its amazing gold marks that indicates the hours. Following suit with the gold, 22Kt of the precious metal is seen in the mini motor that is place off center. 18Kt of gold create a spectacular sunburst with a bluish gold middle with 18Kt of white gold on the twelve baton markers that are utilized and on the fabulous baton hands. The 15 mm strap of this remarkable watch shines in a color of navy blue alligator and contains the golden ellipse in platinum prong buckle to fasten. This watch that is a must have upon seeing it by a man desiring a classic watch. Patek Philippe did such an incredible job with the craftsmanship that not only did he make an exquisite, beautiful watch that people will compliment you on, but you know that, because of the designer, it will last for many years to come.

The Nautilus Series Watch by Patek Philippe

The Nautilus in Rose Gold Ref 5980, steel, and 5980R, rose gold, also made by Patek Philippe, is, as the name implies, a diver style watch, perhaps the most active sport line in Philippe’s entire collection. Not only is it durable, it also holds a stunning chronograph that is placed in the center. It’s a real treasure with the thirty five precious jewels, the thirteen bridges, the 55 hour power reserve at max, and the 28’800 vibrations per hour, making this watch immaculate. Over the years, the Nautilus series has grown in different sizes and have included several features, allowing it to be more useful than just for telling the time. It’s also a self-winding watch, the mainspring, wound by a rotor, placed into motion by movement of the wrist. The Nautilus dial is set in a black brown color with sweep seconds and chronograph hands with a crystal sapphire case on the back. Even the hand stitching on the strap with its dark brown rectangular in shape scales scream elegance in a sporty style.

Audemars Piguet Millenary Watch

Another sturdy, yet attractive watch is the Audemars Piguet Millenary. Its oval shape is modeled after the Roman Coliseum, with a brown and bronze dial, gorgeous hands, and dial markers in striking Roman numerals. You can choose from your choice of steel, platinum, or gold, one that will fit your likings and show off this piece of Audemars Piguet that is crafted in dazzling perfection as pursued by the designer. This watch has self-winding movement that is automatic, the case to some extent elliptical with two oblong circles on the dial. The inner circle contains the main functions of the watch while the outer circle holds the tachometer. The circular metal case is made with 18Kt rose gold, crystal sapphire transparent case on back, and a leather brown crocodile strap. This watch in the Millenary Collection is perfect for everyone, adhering to the standards of the watchmakers who launched the company and committed themselves to creating priceless, complicated watches. The Swiss made watch has a 3120 caliber and an astonishing forty flawless jewels for an elegant design.

Skagen Men’s Classic Strap Watch

This watch, the Skagen Men’s Classic Strap Watch, is perfect crossover from work to play. The quartz movement in the elegant enclosed case, made of polished stainless steel in a thin design that allows for the watch to sit perfectly on the wrist for easy movement without it getting caught on the sleeves of your shirt. A watch made for luxury, it informs every one of your casualness as well as your fashionable sense of style with the mineral glass crystal, dazzling hands and markers that inform you of the hour and minutes, as well as the seconds. The tang buckled clasp holds it in place around your wrist securely and comfortably. And as with the “Carrera”, the Skagen can also withstand up to 30 meters of water, so no worries if you get it wet!

Men usually seek watches that are sturdy, dependable, and durable, but men also seek something elegant that can be worn for both work and for leisure activities. These classic watches are breathtaking, fulfilling the purpose of an elegant nature while maintaining the time as a watch is supposed to do. Always keep in mind the several choices you can make while searching for your perfect watch. Think through the process and decide on the watch that you can afford, as there are many brands that aren’t overly priced but are still attractive. Make sure you get good quality for the price you pay and choose a style that goes with you and the reason you want to buy a watch. Keep these things in mind and you’ll be on your way to owning a watch meant for you.

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