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What Would Winston Churchill Wear?

British war drama, The Darkest Hour, hit cinemas earlier this month, starring Gary Oldman disappearing into the role of William Churchill in his first few weeks as British Prime Minister during World War II. Talk about a baptism of fire. If you haven’t seen it already, do yourself a favour and buy tickets now. It is simply a fantastic movie and has already earned Oldman the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture Drama.

Also appearing in the film, although in a very much understated capacity (only its chain is visible throughout the movie), was an official replica of Churchill’s beloved Breguet No. 765 pocket watch, faithfully reproduced by the brand down to the last detail. Known for his taste for the finer things in life, Churchill was just one of many high profile public figures at the time to make Breguet his watchmaker of choice, which got us thinking; what Breguet watches would Churchill choose to wear if he were alive today? After some heated debate, here’s what we decided...

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