Roger Federer is widely considered to be the greatest tennis player of all time, with 19 Grand Slam singles titles, an Olympic gold medal and more than 300 weeks in total as the world number one in the ATP rankings. It is little wonder, therefore, that people take great interest in him, including the things he wears.
When it comes to watches, Federer has long had an affinity with Rolex and the Swiss sportsman even signed an official endorsement deal with the brand back in 2012. As a result, he now has an extensive collection of luxury timepieces. In this article, we take a look at some of the Rolex models Federer owns and wears.
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Steve McQueen is one of the greatest big screen icons of the 20th century, exuding masculinity and looking effortlessly cool in films like ‘The Great Escape’ and ‘Bullitt’. People took an interest in the things he wore and in many of his films and most iconic photographs, he is seen wearing luxury Swiss watches.
When it comes to Steve McQueen’s watches, the brand he was most strongly associated with was Rolex and he was seen on-screen wearing Rolex timepieces in several of his most important films, including ‘The Towering Inferno’. Here, we take a closer look at McQueen’s much talked about Rolex association.
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Throughout the brand’s history, Rolex watches have been worn by some of the world’s most recognizable celebrities, helping to add to their reputation as symbols of wealth, power and status. In addition, the manufacturer’s models have also been worn by some of the coolest fictional characters, with James Bond being the most obvious example.
Another classic example, however, is Tony Soprano, the clinically-depressed mob boss from the HBO TV show ‘The Sopranos‘. Portrayed by the late great James Gandolfini, the complex character became a symbol of masculinity and helped to pave the way for a new trend of TV villains who the watching audience somehow grew to love and admire.
In this blog post, we take a more detailed look at the watch Tony Soprano sported on his wrist, as well as a few of the other beautiful Rolex timepieces that appeared on the show during its highly acclaimed six season run.
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Since first coming to the public’s attention as a member of the Spice Girls during the 1990s, Victoria Beckham has been associated with a strong fashion sense. With that being said, her status as a global style icon has only been enhanced since she transitioned away from the music world and into the world of fashion design.
This status means that people pay a great deal of attention to the things she wears, including the watches she wears on her wrist, and Posh Spice is known to be a keen admirer of the Rolex brand, in particular. In this blog post, we take a closer look at the specific Rolex models Victoria Beckham owns and wears.
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David Beckham is one of the most recognizable celebrities in the world and aside from his sporting prowess, the retired British soccer star and cultural icon is well known for his good looks and impeccable sense of style. Indeed, he was even named the ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ by People Magazine as recently as 2015.
Given his high profile and links to the fashion world, it is understandable that people take an interest in everything he wears, from the clothes on his back, to the watches on his wrist. In this article, we take a closer look at the various Rolex models Beckham either owns or has worn in public.
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Film star Brad Pitt is one of the most famous celebrities in the world, as well as a style icon. As a result, there is a natural interest in the things that he wears, especially when they are obvious status symbols like his luxury watches. The Hollywood actor is known to have an extensive watch collection and is a keen admirer of Rolex, in particular.
Indeed, over the years, Pitt has been seen wearing Rolex models for photo shoots and in his movies, as well as when out and about in everyday life. In 2000, he even starred in a marketing campaign entitled ‘Nothing But Rolex’ for a Japanese Rolex dealer. In this article, we take a closer look at some of the models he has worn.
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Swiss watch manufacturer Breitling has developed a reputation as one of the finest watch-making brands in the world, with a particular reputation for creating chronometers and aviation watches. Like many other brands, they tend to showcase new models at the annual Baselworld event.
While media coverage of the Baselworld Fair naturally focuses on the biggest brands, like Rolex and Omega, the release of three new Breitling models was able to capture the imaginations of many of those in attendance for the 2017 event. In this article, we take a much closer look at those three new models.
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Since the character of Rachel Green first appeared on our screens in ‘Friends’ back in 1994, Jennifer Aniston has been firmly established as a style icon and a trend-setter. Back in the day, she started her own hair style trend and in more recent times, she has been at the forefront of a trend when it comes to ladies’ watches as well.
Indeed, the actress is one of a host of popular female celebrities who have been wearing larger luxury watches from brands like Rolex. Although many of these watches were historically seen as men’s watches, that description is becoming increasingly redundant, because they look just as great on a woman’s wrist.
In this blog post, we take a much closer look at the various Rolex models Jennifer Aniston owns, and their sizes.
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The Geneva-based watch manufacturer Patek Philippe is firmly established as one of the most prestigious watch companies in the world, with past owners ranging from Queen Victoria to Albert Einstein. This tradition, combined with the company’s history of innovation, ensure that any new models attract significant attention.
Like many of the other top luxury watch brands around, Patek Philippe use the annual Baselworld Fair to introduce their new models and this year was no different. In this blog post, we take a more detailed look at some of the most interesting and exciting models unveiled by the manufacturer at this year’s event.
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Phil Mickelson is widely regarded as one of the greatest golfers of his generation, having won more than 40 PGA events. He is also part of an elite group of golfers throughout history who have one at least three of the four majors and was rewarded for these achievements in 2012, when he was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame.
In addition to his talents on the golf course, Mickelson is one of the highest-paid athletes in the world, thanks to a host of endorsement deals. One of the partnerships he is best known for is his deal with Rolex an as a result, he has built up an impressive collection of luxury Swiss watches. Here, we look at some of them.
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