Best List of Gold Luxury Watches
Stainless steel is slowly becoming the preferred metal of choice for watch enthusiasts, yellow gold wristwatches are still in vogue. Fashion trends keep changing, and while the current trends show a large increase in the number of sales of stainless steel watches, at the end of the day, gold luxury watches are still extremely popular.
Gold luxury watches portray a message with a sense of status and wealth. During the 20th century, companies word gift gold watches to certain long-serving executives upon their retirement. Such businesspeople and executives war these luxury gold wristwatches as an indicator of social importance, status, and monetary success in the corporate world.
Even in today’s world, luxury gold watches have a similar social and monetary value. Wearing a luxury gold watch appeals to certain people, regardless of their age or culture. While the popularity of gold luxury watches fluctuates every now and then, since the price of gold is extremely high and so is the price of stainless steel, gold watches provide greater relative value as an investment to watch collectors and traders.
To understand the craze behind collecting such ‘blingy’ watches, let’s take a look at some of the most famous and desirable luxury gold watches.
The Audemars Piguet has a truly universal appeal. From athletes, to rappers and stars of various industries, this luxury gold watch is the epitome of a famous fashionable wristwatch. The Royal Oak Jumbo is available in 18-carat gold and has an extra thin design that helps it taper down on the wrist, thereby providing a comfortable yet stylish feel.
The Calibre collection was released by Carter a few years ago as its premier men’s watches collection. While the Calibre has seen quite a few iterations, the original, with its 18k pink gold case and matching belt, with a chocolate brown dial, is considered the most elegant to date.
Bovet Dimier Recital 12
The Dimier Recital 12 is a complicated gold luxury watch that sports a skeletonized dial, providing a view of its mechanical movement. The structure of the dial contrasts the idea of having a wristwatch that is mainly about the gold, in a certain way, but is a wonderful timepiece, nonetheless.
But there is a divided opinion on wearing and supporting gold watches. Some might find gold luxury watches a bit too gauche. For the people who own such watches, however, it isn’t so much about style as it is about wearing their bank balance on their wrists. As mentioned above, businessmen and people from the corporate world, in the 1980s to 2000s big fans of these luxury gold watches.
The trend of flaunting gold luxury watches has been kept alive by celebrities, oligarchs, reach influencers on Instagram, and, of course, more businessmen. This goes to say that the world of wristwatch collectors and traders is beginning to reappraise gold luxury wristwatches. And it isn’t just the navy pinstripe suit-wearing type who are interested in these anymore. Luxury gold watches have become more mainstream and are just as suitable off duty when paired with simple bombers, white t-shirts, and selvedge jeans.
In the end, it comes down to one’s personal choice. Regardless of the trends and recent purchasing habits of people, gold luxury watches are still up for grabs and have a distinguished set of suitors. Gold luxury watches are purchased as they are iconic and truly timeless!