Watches started out as an invention to keep time for practical purposes – in fact it became a must have item for everyday life. Its hard for us in our modern world to imagine not finding out the current time quickly and easily (just check your phone anytime you want). Yet today the watch has become work as more of a fashion statement than for practical purposes. Their popularity declined with the rise of the cell phone. But, watches have been slowly making a comeback as a necessary accessory to clothing over the past few years. It is for this reason that many fashion designers have again begun to design watches for the masses to match outfits and to allow people accessorize with only the best products.
There are many top watch designers right now, but the brand that seems to be the name that everyone wants is Rolex when it comes to luxury. Almost everyone has heard of the Rolex brand. The Rolex Sea Dweller is an extremely popular watch and is that must have accessory for the rich and famous. This watch is a top of the line designer watch that is the icon of Rolex watches. If you were to purchase and own this watch you would be the envy of many watch and fashion enthusiasts.
The second top designer of watches today is Audemars Pigue. You may not be as familiar with them but if you have a lot of money to blow on a watch, you probably have. The watch that is their most popular and the top of their line is called the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph. The watch is not over the top in terms of bling and it has a tasteful appearance; yet, very its very beautiful and can come in a variety of different precious metals.
The third of today’s top watch designers is Breitling. The watch that is being featured right now is known as the Breitling Emergency and has been around for some time; however, it is still considered one of the top name brands in watches today and continues to be very popular.
The fourth watch designer on the list is Panerai. Panerai has been around for some time as well, yet their popularity has certainly not diminished. Right now they have a watch that is very popular that was first launched in 1936. This is a special edition watch that has been recreated to meet the modern standards of today, but it is still fashioned as it was in 1936. The Panerai designer released this watch in celebration of the birth of his wrist watch company.
Finally, the fifth top watch designer is a popular name in the world of wrist watches. The name is Patek Philippe. Patek Philippe is the man that created the original wrist watch and is still very much in the game of watch fashion. The watch that is the top of Philippe’s line is called the Calatrava, which is both elegant and sophisticated.
If you love watches, check out these great designers – they are a cut above your every day watch you will find at Target or Walmart. You will fall in love quickly with these watch fashions! Even though you may carry a fashionable iPhone you might want to add some fashion bling to your wrist.