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Lionel Messi’s Louis Vuitton Tambour During 67th Ballon D’Or Ceremony

Lionel Messi's Louis Vuitton Tambour During 67th Ballon D'Or Ceremony At Theatre Du Chatelet In Paris

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In a world where bling meets the ball, football legend Lionel Messi has once again outdone himself. The eight-time Ballon d’Or winner strutted his stuff at the grand ceremony wearing none other than the Louis Vuitton Tambour in 18k yellow gold, a watch so opulent that even Croesus would be envious!

Introducing a timepiece that revolutionized the very essence of luxury watches at Louis Vuitton in 2023, Messi, the maestro on the field, has now found his perfect accessory to timekeeping glory. Let’s delve into this horological wonder and its golden glory!

First things first, the Tambour is like that guest at a party who arrives fashionably late but steals the show entirely. It boasts an ultra-thin case measuring a mere 8.3mm in thickness. You know, just in case Messi wants to slide-tackle time itself. This watch is so svelte; it could slip through the cracks of football history!

But wait, there’s more! The Tambour flaunts an integrated gold bracelet, like Messi’s way of saying, “I don’t just score goals; I score style points too.” It’s as if Messi’s wrist got an exclusive invite to Fort Knox!

Now, about that dial: it’s white, but not your regular, run-of-the-mill white. It’s dressed to impress with a contrasting gray center, featuring vertical brushing. Messi’s choice of watch doesn’t just tell time; it tells time in style, with a dash of swank. And let’s not forget the cherry on top: a second sub-dial at 6 o’clock. Messi doesn’t just want to be on time; he wants to be on time.

The question arises: did Messi choose the Tambour, or did the Tambour choose Messi? It’s like the horological stars aligned to bring together the football legend and this glistening timepiece.

As we celebrate Messi’s eighth Ballon d’Or, we can’t help but marvel at his impeccable fashion sense. His choice of the Louis Vuitton Tambour is not just a fashion statement; it’s a declaration of his legendary status both on and off the field.


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In the world of football, Messi’s opponents may try to steal the ball from him, but in the world of fashion and luxury, Messi holds the golden key. The Louis Vuitton Tambour 18k is not just a watch; it’s a symbol of Messi’s meteoric rise from the streets of Rosario to the pinnacle of football greatness. So here’s to Messi, the man who proves that time and style are never offside. As he lifts his eighth Ballon d’Or, he does so with the timeless elegance of the Louis Vuitton Tambour 18k, a match made in fashion heaven. Cheers to the golden boy of football and his golden timepiece!

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