This is an era in which the way you present yourself is as important as the stuff you’re made of. But, does this logic hold good only for people or does it apply to everything in general? Anybody who’s able to feel the pulse of the world will vote for the second option, for sure. So, how could wrist watches be exceptions, especially when you consider the fact that a wrist watch contributes to the overall looks of a person, wearing it? Wrist watches are no longer just machines that help you keep time; they’re so many other things rolled into one.
Here’s a brief account about some of the most trusted wrist watch brands in the world.
Tissot has over a century and a half of experience behind it and it has built a reputation for itself as one of the most trusted Swiss watch brands in the world. It has a wide range of collection, under the categories:
- Touch Collection
- Heritage and
- Special Collections
The trust that people have placed in the brand is demonstrated by the fact that Tissot has been the official time keeper in a host of international sporting events for a long time.
Citizen is known for its precision and miniaturization technology, developed over a long period of time, that goes into the making of its watches. Its Eco-Drive watches, powered solely by light produced by any source, are technological marvels that Citizen has made available to eco-conscious ‘citizens’. Citizen is a Japanese Watchmaker, which has its footprints marked since 1918 and has been in the habit of churning out one masterpiece after another without any break ever since.
The brand has an illustrious history from times dating back to 1860s. This is a luxury Swiss watch brand that thousands of people have reposed their trust in. Again, precision is the most important factor by means of which the brand has endeared itself to many a sports personnel. But, this apart, it’s also the design sensibilities that the brand upholds, what’s made it a winner of hearts.
Rolex claims itself to be a timeless luxury watch; and how true it is! Rolex watches have acquired an image that’s symbolic of achievement and sophistication; they’re simply much, much more than just watches. With precious metals and gems used liberally on its models, Rolex enjoys the status of jewellery. Every Rolex watch is a fine blend of technology and artistry. So, when you buy a Rolex, you’re in fact investing on an asset.
Omega has its claim to fame not just because of the quality of watches it produces; but also because of its roll call of celebrity customers and the image it has acquired because of its association with James Bond movies for over two decades. Omega has been a pioneer of many a technology associated with watch making. It’s also engaged itself in making accessories like leather, fragrance and jewellery.