Bond – James Bond – is one of the most enduring male icons. He was the epitome of both the gentleman and the action hero, when the series launched in the 1960’s, until today.
Perhaps his strongest appeal is that he can rough it, but always looks sharp while doing so – complete with a tux and a classic watch.
Want to dress like the world’s most famous spy? Start with the selection of watches that made his wrist:
Rolex Submariner on Sean Connery
Sean Connery wore a Submariner – a resilient yet elegant piece – throughout his seven
screen appearances, beginning with Dr. No in 1962.
Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date
Ian Fleming, author of the James Bond series, took the time to specify Bond’s choice he tells us in ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’ that Bond wore a Rolex Oyster Perpetual Chronometer.
Omega Seamaster 300M on Pierce Brosnan
Pierce Brosnan was the first Bond to strap on an Omega, starting with 1995’s Goldeneye. He wore Ref. 2541.80, which featured a blue dial and quartz caliber.
Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean 600M on Daniel Craig
In Casino Royale, Daniel Craig wore a black Seamaster Planet Ocean on a rubber strap that helped him escape from underwater trouble.