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Watch-Spotting at the Met Gala


Want to upgrade your watch collection but waiting for some inspiration? Don’t look any further because we have the answers. Here are the watches your favourites were wearing on the red carpet.

Only true fans keep a watch on the red carpet looks of their favourite celebrities like a hawk. But sometimes, even the truest of fans just cannot find the time to follow their favourites. But, don’t despair yet, because we’re always here to help you out with your fashion problems! So, to save your time and to stop any incoming regret in its tracks, we paid attention to the Met Gala 2022 red carpet and have compiled a list of the best watches for you. Read on and choose your favourite.


Regé Jean Page sporting Longines’ DolceVita

If you ask us who’s the hardest-working watch ambassador out there at the moment, we’d be nodding our head towards Regé-Jean Page. Strutting the red carpet, he made sure that his Longines DolceVita was visible from underneath his suit jacket. The elegant timepiece seems to be the perfect choice and perfectly matched his ensemble.

Talking about the specifics, this simple, yet elegant watch has a rectangular dial and is made of stainless steel. The glass is scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and the thickness is 10.10 mm. The watch is water-resistant up to 3 bars and the battery reserve is up to 45 hours. The Blue alligator strap gives it a minimalistic and gorgeous look. The movement is automatic and the watch calibre is L592. If you’re a fan of minimalist and simple watches, take your cue from the Duke of Hastings to up your style game.


Mark Rober sporting Astronomia’s Tourbillon White Gold

Mark Rober was spotted wearing a truly exquisite watch that is a world-first in the boldness of its unprecedented concept and its construction that is entirely mechanical. Going beyond impressive horological achievements is the Astronomia Tourbillon in White Gold by Jacob & Co. This extremely exclusive watch is made even more priceless by the fact that only 18 pieces of this watch are available out there. This watch truly highlights the brand’s skilled craftmanship.

Let’s talk the specifics – the case is 50 millimeters in diameter and 25 millimeters in height and is crafted from 18K Gold. The four sapphire crystal windows installed throughout the sides of the case allow an unobstructed view of the amazing caliber inside. It features the Jacob Cut – a unique spherical gem that is exclusive to Jacob & Co, and truly stands out along with the magnesium globe that rotates every 30 seconds. This watch is extremely spectacular and is going to make sure you stand out if you step out with this on your wrist. So, hurry if you wish to become the owner of this exclusive watch.


Paapa Essieudu sporting Hublot’s Classic Fusion Chronograph King Gold Green

Pulling off a dashing look that probably left other gents green with envy, we have the uber-cool British actor Paapa Essiedu. Adorning his wrist was Hublot’s Classic Fusion King Gold Green watch. A candidate for best dressed male, we are not surprised with his watch choice, after all, he never shies away from making a major fashion statement! The timepiece stunningly pulls his whole look together – probably the most boss move ever on the Met Gala red carpet this year!

Time to talk about the specifics; the 42mm timepiece comes with green lined rubber straps and a battery reserve of 42 hours. The water resistance is up to 5 bars. The crystal is sapphire with anti-reflective treatment and the dial is satin-finished green sunray. The case is made up of satin-finished and polished 18k King Gold – an alloy developed by Hublot. This stunning green watch deserves to be proudly displayed on your wrist, so make haste and get your hands on this beauty.


Victor Glemaud sporting H. Moser’s Venturer Vantablack 

Victor Glemaud made his appearance with a gorgeous outfit, but that is not the only gorgeous thing he stepped out with. The H. Moser Venturer was embellishing his wrist, completing the look with elegance and style. In his own words, he appreciated the “diamond bezel in combination with the Vantablack dial;” Victor, we completely agree! It is hard to refute his claim as the combination of the diamonds with the blackest black is truly hard to beat!

Now, about the watch’s specifics; the case material is White Gold with diamonds on the sides. The watch is of HMC 327 calibre and comes with a black alligator strap. The watch comes with a power reserve of 72 hours and is water resistant up to 3 bars. The dial is made of the blackest material known to man which starkly contrasts the diamonds set on the case. Giving off the impression of a black hole, this watch is truly ethereal and if you wish to make the ultimate fashion statement, this is the watch for you!

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