By Harleen Johal

 

 

 

 

 

The world of watches focuses a lot on the technical aspect of timepieces and how each element is constructed together. The time, the skill and passion which has gone into making luxury watches look as good as they do is absolutely phenomenal.

Take a look below on my selection of men’s smart watches. Whether it is for a special occasion, event or even an interview, watches are probably one of the most accepted accessories amongst men.

Ralph Lauren Sporting Watch

I begin with a model from Ralph Lauren’s Sporting collection. It features a self winding mechanical movement and a power reserve of 48 hours. The steel case is connected to a black patent leather strap with a folding clasp.

Specifications

  • Case thickness: 11.4mm
  • Dial Colour:  White
  • Movement: Automatic
  • Water Resistance: 50m/ 5 ATM

Ralph Lauren Black Strap

Tag Heuer Carrera Watch

This particular piece comes from the Tag Heuer Carrera collection. A fabulous automatic chronograph inspired by 1950’s motorsport.  It features a black and silver guilloche dial with red highlights on the hands and the dial.

Specifications

  • Case thickness:16mm
  • Movement: Automatic
  • Sapphire Crystal Glass
  • Bracelet Strap
  • Water resistance: 100m /10 ATM

Tag Heuer Carrera Automatic

Tag Heuer Carrera Watch in wrist mode 

Tag Heuer Carrera Wrist Mode

88 Rue Du Rhone Double 8 Origin Watch

This stunning timepiece comes from 88 Rue Du Rhone’s Double 8 Origin collection. This captivating chronograph features a striking stainless case, black dial, silver and black indexes and silver “8” seconds hand. It features two date windows at 6 o’clock and a  case attached to a leather strap with an ardillon buckle.

Specification

  • 11.7mm case thickness
  • Sapphire crystal glass
  • Quartz movement
  • Water resistance: 500m/50 ATM

88 Rue Du Rhone Brown Strap

Longines Master Watch

This timepiece comes from the Longines Master collection. A wonderful men’s chronograph watch with a silver ‘barleycorn’ pattern dial, black Arabic numerals, 3 polished sub dials and striking blue hands. The watch is secured with a luxurious brown alligator strap and triple folding safety clasp.

Specifications

  • Sapphire crystal glass
  • Automatic movement
  • 42 hours power reserve
  • Water resistance: 30m/ 3ATM

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I think every man should spoil themselves with a luxury timepiece.

Harleen J
Harleen Johal – Contributing Writer

Harleen Johal is an online contributor to The Watch Hut and The Watch Gallery. She quotes ‘The great thing about blogging for a watch retailer is that I get to write about my love for watches as well as brands.’ Her favourite watch brand is 88 Rue Du Rhone.