The Timeless Elegance of Luxury Watches
Watches have always been a symbol of success. In days of old it was the select few who held positions of esteem in society, who would proudly wear a pocket watch on its beautiful chain.
The wrist watch has however overtaken the pocket watch in popularity, though a pocket watch makes a statement all of its own.
As the world progresses, the watch has become more commonplace and is mass produced. But then there are watches, and there are watches!
Whenever you think of Luxury Diamond Watches you automatically think of Swiss made watches that are noted for their fine craftsmanship, high quality of material used, and most importantly, they keep impeccable time whether it be mechanical, or working on quartz vibrations or electronic pulses. However, Italian and French manufacturers of Luxury Watches are not very far behind.
As far as Swiss watches are concerned, the story goes that in the 16th century the Huguenots, who were followers of the religious leader Jean Calvin fled from persecution in France for the safety of the Alps near Geneva. There, Jean Calvin played a pivotal role in banning the wearing of Jewelry. Watches however, were allowed as being of practical use. And so the Huguenot watchmakers teamed up with the Geneva Jewelers and goldsmiths to circumvent this by creating spectacular time pieces to adorn the wearer who felt deprived by this decree.
Theres nothing like a luxury watch on your wrist to make a clear statement of your success. Be it Watches for Men or Women, theres a veritable Smorgasbord of watches available in this genre to cater to the varied tastes and demands of the discerning collector. A luxury watch completes every designer outfit, whether for men or for women. Many fashion designers have now brought out their own brands of Luxury Watches.
A Luxury Watch is much more than just a means of telling time. It makes a definite statement about the person wearing it. Owning and wearing one is a status symbol. It signifies Success, Class and Discernment. A Luxury Watch is a collectible, handed down from generation to generation, as its value increases with the passing of time,
There are Diamond Watches to meet every taste and the value increases with the increasing number of functions it performs besides telling the time, most common of which would be perpetual calendars. Of course, watches made of precious metals embellished with Diamonds or other precious Stones are also very valuable.
Then there are the Sports Luxury Watches for Yachtsmen that measure the force of the tides and currents based on the moons Phases. There are also Watches to cater to the needs Speed Aficionados and those sought after by pilots for their aeronautic designs.
So if you have a specific interest that needs to be catered to, or are just looking for a fashion statement, theres something available for every one of you, whether it be a sleek understated elegant time piece or that flashy jewel encrusted beauty to compliment you.