Just about every Parisian socialite owns at least one Cartier watch. The most prestigious jeweler in Paris, Cartier is known for creating the best watches for men made of the finest gold and precious stones, creating the perfect balance between modern technology and time honored conditions. Show off your flashier persona with the Cartier Men’s Tank Anglaise White Diamond 18k Solid Rose Gold watch ($34,995) made with brilliant cut diamonds, sapphires and a silver dial, finished off with black roman numerals for the grand finale.
If private Swiss bank accounts and weekend chateaus are part of your daily life, then Patek Philippe was clearly created with you in mind. Designed with enough bling to make even P Diddy jealous, the Patek Philippe Nautilus Watch ($262,200) is made of 18kt white gold and set with approximately 1, 808 diamonds. Water resistant and hallmarked with the official Geneva seal, this classic timepiece is one of the best watches for men, the ultimate in overstated elegance.
If you’re looking for a watch that’s still baller but without the hefty price tag, check out 5 Great Watches Under $400. For now, these other watches make for a great dream list for the day you win the lotto, or when your band finally hits the big time. Whichever comes first.