Baselworld 2018: Top 5 Cool Watches for Men

Baselworld 2018 is in full swing! The best jewelry and luxury watch brands are all here, showcasing their latest creations to the public. The highlight of this annual event is definitely Rolex that has recently introduced the newest GMT-Master II Ref. 126710BLRO with the iconic ‘Pepsi’ bezel, for the first time entirely made of stainless steel. However, in this blog post, we are not going to tell you about Rolex. Instead, we want to draw your attention to several other cool watches for men also unveiled at Baselworld 2018.

1. Bvlgari Octo Finissimo Minute Repeater Carbon

Bvlgari is known for its many cool watches for men, some of which are the thinnest high-end watches in the market. For Baselworld 2018, this renowned Italian brand has also prepared several record-breaking models, including the Octo Finissimo Minute Repeater Carbon, which is the thinnest carbon minute repeater in the world.

Bvlgari Octo Finissimo Minute Repeater Carbon

2. Zenith Defy Classic Skeleton

Distinguished by its new brushed titanium case and skeletonized automatic movement, the Zenith Defy Classic Skeleton is another excellent example of cool watches for men presented at Baselworld 2018. Plus, it is available with a variety of strap options, as well as with an integrated lightweight titanium bracelet.

Zenith Defy Classic Skeleton Ref. 95.9000.670/78.R584

3. Patek Philippe Rare Handcrafts Golden Ellipse

Created to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the iconic Golden Ellipse collection, the new Patek Philippe Rare Handcrafts model is a true masterpiece that perfectly combines fine watchmaking with the art of enameling and engraving. The novelty comes in a platinum case and is limited to only 100 pieces worldwide.

Patek Philippe Rare Handcrafts Golden Ellipse Ref. 5738/50P-001

4. TAG Heuer Monaco Bamford

The legendary luxury watch worn by Steve McQueen this year comes in solid carbon instead of more common stainless steel. Besides, the TAG Heuer Monaco Bamford, which was designed in collaboration with Bamford Watch Department, is additionally distinguished by its left-sided crown and amazing aqua blue touches on a matte black dial, which makes it one of the most stylish high-end watches at Baselworld 2018.

TAG Heuer Monaco Bamford

5. Grand Seiko Blue Ceramic Limited Edition

Finally, this list of cool watches for men cannot be complete without the Grand Seiko Blue Ceramic Limited Edition. This special edition GMT luxury watch is made of a very beautiful combination of blue zirconia ceramic and titanium, and features a spectacular blue guilloché dial. Inside is the innovative hi-beat automatic movement providing 55 hours of power reserve.

Grand Seiko Blue Ceramic Limited Edition Ref. SBGJ229G

In general, Baselworld 2018 has introduced a variety of cool watches for men to meet any taste and, what is no less important, any budget, giving everyone an opportunity to complement his collection with something truly exceptional.