Being known as one of the finest mass-produced pieces on the market, Rolex has become a synonymous watch brand with timeless elegance and success. Producing over 2,000 watches per day, Rolex is known as the leading luxury watch manufacturer in the world – after being incorporated by Hans Wilsdorf and Alfred Davis in London back in 1905.
Buying a Rolex is seen as an investment and shopping for a vintage Rolex can be quite intimidating – especially if you are unsure of where to start. Despite the fact that personal taste is ultimately the deciding factor in deciding which Rolex is the one for you, it is a smart move to research as much information as possible to make your decision a lot easier. To help you throughout your purchasing journey, we have put together a guide to purchasing your new Rolex watch.
Find the right dealer
As I’m sure you know, purchasing a Rolex watch is a huge investment. Therefore, it is incredibly important that you approach the vintage watch market with a trained eye to find the perfect institution to buy your Rolex from. Knowing what to look out for and obtaining better insight into the industry is the most reliable way to ensure you know where your money is going.
Rolex is arguably the most recognisable and popular luxury product in the world, which means that the Rolex models can be easily replicated. By buying your watch from a trusted and reliable retailer, such as Bonds of Brentwood, they would be more than happy to help you get the most for your money – authenticating the genuine products for you.
Choosing a model
The decision of which Rolex model to buy should be made completely down to a matter of personal preference and individual style. The Rolex you pick should reflect your particular and individual taste, as just like other possessions, these watches speak volumes about the people owning or wearing or using them. Our team have decided to introduce you to just a few of the most popular Rolex models.
The most popular, and most versatile, style of Rolex watches is the sport range, with one of the most sought-after models being the classic Rolex Submariner. This stainless steel model is the go-to piece for the majority of Rolex lovers, with the style working with anything from a tuxedo to a t-shirt. The Submariner has been featured in hundreds of movies and television shows and is one of the most commonly owned luxury watches in the world.
Originally introduced into the Rolex catalogue in 1945, the Rolex Datejust has a timeless aesthetic which has aged beautifully – being the perfect Rolex dress watch. The simplistic silhouette means this watch is very versatile, pairing well with both suits, professional wear and casual wear with ease. The Datejust is a traditional and functional watch that can be embraced by both him and her.
This stunning watch is renowned for its casual yet purposeful appeal – a sleek sports watch which boasts both elegant aesthetics and robust functionality. This watch was introduced back in 1992 and shares a lot of design and technical similarities with the Rolex Submariner. The dials for this watch is available in stainless steel and gold, as well as the sought out platinum, being a favourite among celebrities.
About Bonds Of Brentwood
We are an incredibly dedicated business, situated in the heart of Essex, that is known as the local’s choice for luxury watches. Our reputation for our customer support and reliability is second-to-none, which we hold great pride in sustaining with every consumer we work with.
If you would like to have a browse of the range of vintage Rolex watches we have available, please do not hesitate to visit our online store. On the other hand, you are more than welcome to visit our physical store in Brentwood, where we stock a variety of used Rolex watches for men and other high-quality items.