Professional Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Replica Watches: One of the most iconic watches ever designed was created in a day. The Royal Oak was conceived from the outset to be a luxury item with a superlative level of hand-finishing previously limited to dress watches and haute horology pieces. It was also meant to be water-resistant to satisfy its jet-setting owner on adventures around the globe. The royal oak, to be specific, as in the EXACT tree whose branches King Charles II of England had hidden behind to escape the Roundheads following the Battle of Worcester in 1651. There have also been eight British naval warships christened “Royal Oak,” which has led some to believe that the inspiration for the design of the wrist-watch’s bezel was inspired by a ship’s porthole.
Imitation Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Watches: Royal Oak was anything but a runaway success, and indeed, many pundits in the industry predicted that it would spell Audemars Piguet's demise. After its official launch in 1972, a shocked world didn't know what what the hell to make of the angular design.Fast-forward to today, and you can count LeBron James, Jay Z, Michael Schumacher, and Arnold Schwarzenegger all wearing their own design on their wrists.