Owning a good quality watch is important and it is something that everyone ought to have in their closet. Time pieces symbolize prestige, sophistication and discipline and people even develop sentimental values for their watches. Be it an everyday tool or an heirloom, watches are valued possessions one should be proud of.

There are watches for everyone and prices can range from a few hundred rupees to lakhs of rupees. You may want something flamboyant, expensive, loud and at the same time elegant and sophisticated. All watches are not created equal. In fact some of them are in a league of their own. Not only are luxury watches accessories, they are a walking piece of artwork. Remarkable watches such as Rolex, Audemars, Piguet, Patek Phillipe to name a few have a different feel to them. Their quality and craftsmanship are outstanding not to mention their prices; ASTRONIMICAL!! Regardless of how expensive these watches are, these names stir a certain kind of feeling among watch enthusiasts the world over.

“A 20 dollar watch can do the same thing,” or “I have a watch on my smartphone, why do I need a watch?” are some comments heard from people who do not appreciate the special feeling of owning a quality watch. The craftsmanship and skills that are required to produce such high quality watches is not easy to acquire. Watchmakers put in hours and hours of dedicated effort into producing such luxury watches of the highest quality. One of the many reasons why these watches are so expensive is because of the strenuous effort put into making them.

Watches are tools of necessity that tell you the time of day. It certainly does not have to be boring nor does it have to be over the top, but if you have the means, you have the option to ice out your watch with diamonds and rubies and other expensive gem stones. Or if you want to look sleek and sophisticated, spend your hard earned money on a Patek Phillipe or Rolex or an AP. Give it to your missus or your friends or your kids. These watches will last several generations if you take good care of them and cherish them. They may look simple but don’t be fooled, they are handcrafted pieces of art with flawless and impeccable design. They have become symbols of wealth and social status. So don’t hesitate to splurge on some luxurious watches and make a bold statement!!!