If you’re scrambling to find the perfect holiday gift, consider the ultimate gift: a watch. Watches are the ideal gift for a number of reasons. Unlike wool shirts or velvet outerwear, watches are guaranteed to fit the recipient right out of the box (and are impervious to moth holes and spilled coffee). Not like a set noise canceling headphones Or a luxurious scented candle, they’re built to last long after your neighbors have finally packed up their holiday decorations in July. And while there is no limit or more on how much you can spend (just ask Rafael Nadalor the guy who scored this $1.1 million cup), there are also plenty of options at lower prices.
But all that diversity presents its own headaches: there are hundreds of worthy options to consider, and finding the right one – whether for you or a friend – can feel a bit overwhelming. disappointment. Quartz or automatic? Switzerland or Japan? And what the hell is Casino, anyway? If those questions are starting to give you a migraine, the wisest advice we can impart is to keep it simple and stick with the classics. Whether it’s a durable mechanical watch or a MoMA-worthy Swatch, the watches worth buying are those that have stood the test of time (sorry) and will always look great. great no matter which way fashion blows. So to make your job easier – and put a smile on the face of the ugliest friend on your list – we’ve rounded up the 23 strongest contenders out there, Each has style and affordable prices.
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