Over the generations, watches have transformed from bare necessities to trendsetting symbols of luxury and style. Conventional styles are so passé, with the luxury watches today blurring the lines between jewellery and accessories. Millennials have particularly taken to the gem-encrusted watches for their inimitable radiance and sheen. The most popular amongst these are the natural diamond donned high-end luxury pieces that are trendy, iconic and can complete your look. Their unique elegance and treasured charm can give you the confidence to be your true self and shine like the natural diamonds you wear! Earlier most often made for the royalty and celebrities, now, with the millennials also viewing as an investment, the varieties in the design are mind-bogglingly stylish. Whether you are looking for a chic diamond fix with scintillating natural diamonds lacing the watch or for a more contemporary design that marries another gem to make it ready for any occasion; you have them all.
Here are some of the most iconic and stylish natural diamond-encrusted celebrity watches that you’d love to own-
Shining at the field, shining outside it
The Portuguese star footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo, stunned everyone with the Rolex GMT Master Ice which has 30 carats of white diamonds studded across the bracelet and the bezel. It has been touted to be one of the most expensive Rolex watches ever produced. This bespoke accessory with timeless natural diamonds made a statement so strong; it shall last for years to come!
Make way for the diamond queen
For the premiere of Ocean’s 8, Rihanna chose the Sepenti Incantati watch which has brilliant-cut diamonds and a snow-pave diamond dial set in an 18 carat rose gold case. Sepenti Incantati, meaning ‘enchanting snakes’, also has an 18 carat rose gold buckle set with natural diamonds.
Bespoke and a style statement
Serena Williams is often seen sporting the 37 mm Audemars Piquet Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph for women on and off the field. It is a unique combination of the rustic men’s original Royal Oak, now including the sophistication and shimmer of 32 brilliant-cut natural diamonds with a white-coated crown. The watch is an ethereal symbol of contemporary femininity.
Arrived with a Big Bang alright
Back in the day, Beyoncé made waves when she gifted Jay-Z with the Hublot Big Bang which has 637 baguette diamonds on the case, dial and the bracelet. A rose cut natural diamond has been placed on the crown for the added shine. The watch is said to have over 1200 diamonds.
The Blingy favourite makes heads turn
The Rainbow Rolex Cosmograph Daytona has been a stunning favourite of celebrities like Mark Wahlberg, Post Malone, John Mayer, Kevin hart and many more. This treasured and absolutely ethereal watch is made of 56 brilliant-cut diamonds along with 36 baguette-cut sapphires in rainbow gradation, giving it a unique and stylish look.
A unique piece of the luxury world, the diamond watch, is a sleek and smart way of making an elegant statement. Many of the natural diamond watches worn by celebrities have been popular amongst millennials because of reasons ranging from glamour, rarity and sustainable appeal of natural diamonds.
With inputs from Natural Diamond Council
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