The Rolex brand is recognized around the world as the leading manufacturer of luxury watches and its timepieces serve not only as functional fashion items, but also as status symbols. Throughout the years, there has always been interest in celebrity figures wearing Rolex watches, and this has been especially true of women in recent years.
One of the major trends within celebrity circles has been women wearing what are regarded as over-sized Rolex watches – those that have been traditionally worn by men. In this blog post, we take a closer look at some of the most high-profile female celebrities that wear Rolex watches, along with the models they have opted for.
1. Jennifer Aniston – Rolex Day-Date President / Rolex Milgauss
Jennifer Aniston is one of the most instantly recognizable female celebrities who is regularly seen sporting a Rolex watch. The former ‘Friends’ actress is also a notable example of the aforementioned trend of preferring to wear over-sized men’s models, rather than the smaller ladies’ timepieces like the Lady-Datejust.
The themes of luxury, material wealth and status feature prominently in hip hop music, with rap stars often making reference to the products they own in their songs, or showcasing them in their music videos. Indeed, many rappers are far from shy when it comes to talking about or showing off their luxury watch collections.
As a result, there is a great deal of interest in the types of watches rap stars wear, with Rolex being the most popular brand of them all. In this article, we take a look at some of the rappers who have been known to wear Rolex watches and detail precisely which Rolex watches they opt for.
Tiger Woods is undoubtedly one of the greatest golfers of all time and his ability on the world’s top golf courses has also helped to cement his status as a role model and a style icon. Indeed, Woods attracts attention everywhere he goes and people are always keen to know the products he is using and the items he is wearing.
In particular, there is often a great deal of interest in the luxury watches Woods wears and he is known to have an impressive collection. In fact, since signing a deal to become an official Rolex ambassador back in 2011, he has been seen wearing a number of impressive models. In this blog post, we take a closer look at them.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
To many people, Scott Disick is best known as the on-again, off-again partner of Kourtney Kardashian and one of the many stars of the reality TV show ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’. To others, he is a model and businessman in his own right, who also has the authentic British title of ‘Lord of the Manor’.
Regardless of anything else, Disick has developed a big fan following. He has also become a style icon and one aspect of his sense of style that has generated a lot of interest is his taste in luxury watches. Indeed, he is known to be a keen collector of timepieces and owns a number of expensive and sought after Rolex models.
“My biggest choice of the day is the wristwatch,” Disick told Haute Time during a 2013 interview, highlighting just how important his luxury watch collection is to him. In this blog post, we take a closer look at some of the Rolex timepieces that make his decision so challenging every day.