A luxury watch is much more than just a time-telling device. An indicator of your personal style, individualism & taste, an heirloom watch is a subtle yet powerful sign of how you present yourself. Which is why, worldwide, celebrities across film, media, cricket and pop culture use this as a way to declare their personal style, away from all the characters they play!
Oftentimes, the luxury watches celebrities don become legends themselves. Here’s a list of famous people and their even more famous fine watches in India and across the world!
First up on the list is India’s heartthrob and cricketer par excellence, Virat Kohli. Known for his style on and off the pitch, Kohli has always been driven by quality. His watch of choice? He’s rarely seen without the Tissot Chemin des Tourelles in India. Sleek and playful, the luxury watch symbolizes the cricketer to a T!
Forever Miss India in our hearts, Aishwarya Rai has been known for her cool and refined style – which carries over in her favourite luxury watch! Her weapon of choice? The Longines Conquest Classic. An expert blend of silver and rose gold, with diamonds around the bezel, this one’s fit for the modern queen!
Beloved cricketer, Mahendra Singh Dhoni is India’s Captain Cool, always in charge, with a smile on his face. Perhaps it’s got to do with the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Bumblebee by his side? The stunning luxury watch is affectionately called bumblebee for its distinctive black and yellow colouration – unique, just like Dhoni!
When we’re talking about luxury watches, how can we forget Shah Rukh Khan and his association with TAG Heuer in India? His favourite – well it’s the TAG Heuer Grand Carrera Calibre 17 RS Chronograph, especially when he’s on the field as the head of the Kolkata Knight Riders! Sporty, masculine and cheeky, this one declares King Khan’s style from a mile away!
One of India’s biggest film stars, Deepika Padukone has captured eyes since her debut. Classy and subtle, her personal style is all about minimalism. Which is why, she loves the Tissot T-Evocation watch! With its sleek silver case and minimal dial, it’s a transitional piece and can be dressed up or down, per the occasion!
Which one is your favourite celebrity watch? Let us know in the comments!