Five must have watches for men

December 15, 2016

In today’s world of smartphones with in-built clocks, a wristwatch seems pointless. But wristwatches serve as more than just timekeeping objects; they have many more features and uses to them. More importantly, a watch will always be the perfect accessory to any man’s outfit. It remains to be the only accessory a man can truly wear everyday. A watch showcases the owner’s personality, his style and his taste. A great timepiece, like a good suit, makes the wearer feel instinctively more confident, more complete, and also acts as shorthand for the image he’s trying to project. You really can tell a lot about a person from the watch he wears.

There are a whole lot of watches available online and it can be hard and confusing to pick the right watch for the right occasion or outfit. To make it easier for you, we have curated a list of five must have watches:

1.This Kenneth Cole watch is the perfect piece to start off your collection. It has an understated and simplistic design making it an ideal choice for formal occasions. The black leather strap paired with the minimalist face, with its silver hands, lends the whole ensemble a youthful, but serious feel. You can wear this versatile timepiece to a regular day at work or a casual day out.

2.For formal occasions, it is always best to match the colour of your watch with your other accessories. Hence, this Victorinox watch with brown straps and a matching dial will be perfect to go with all of your brown formal belt and shoes. It is elegant and effortless in its design. The sheer simplicity of this watch is what makes it stand out. Like the previous one, this timepiece is perfect for formal occasions, a regular day at work or a casual day out. Another great timepiece to add to your collection.

3. Here is a watch from Esprit that features a steel strap and a distinctive brown chronographic dial. Its multi-functionality is especially useful and it will be another great addition to your collection. Stainless steel watches work well as everyday timepieces and go with pretty much everything you own; they'll look especially sharp with suits!.

4. A sports watch is another must have. This black Ferrari watch with red detailing looks rugged yet trendy. Rubber strapped watches are great for when you are working out or playing a sport as they are sweat-proof and lightweight. You can even choose a sports watch depending on your requirements, i.e. a waterproof one or one that measures your speed, etc.

5. This Citizen watch with a khaki canvas band and a black chronographic dial is the perfect accessory for a casual day. Wear this on the weekends while running errands or hanging out with your friends. Canvas strapped watches are durable and pair well with casual outfits. They are convenient, stylish and will add diversity to your collection