As we discussed in one of our recent posts, watches are a practical and adaptable accessory. With so many different functions and styles to choose from, finding the perfect fit can be a daunting task. If you are looking for a gift for someone special this Christmas and are in need of inspiration, here are our recommendations on the top 5 watches to gift this Christmas.
Lacoste is a brand with a long history which became very popular in the 1980s. This stylish brand was iconic within the fashion industry thanks to the green crocodile which is seen on all clothing and merchandise. The watch we are recommending comes from the 12:12 collection which includes a range of colourful yet simplistic timepieces.
This fashionable yet affordable timepiece would be a great gift for some who is looking to start a watch collection. It is an ideal daily accessory that can be easily coordinated with other neutral tones within a winter or summer wardrobe. The band is made durable silicone which is comfortable and fits nicely on the wrist.
Tommy Hilfiger is a staple to contemporary style. Another brand iconic to the fashion industry, Tommy Hilfiger has a lot to offer for both men and women. The Mason watch is a recent release and a suitable gift for those that like to keep up with the latest trends.
The dial of this model showcases the colours of Tommy Hilfigers recognisable logo, blue, white and red. This is not only a fashionable timepiece but also highly functional as it comes with a chronograph with details day and date display as well as a 24 hour sub-dial.
Luminox creates more than just accessories, they create high functioning timepieces fit for elite forces around the world. This is because Luminox prides themselves on both quality and precision. For the last 2 years, Luminox has been an official partner of the Icelandic Association of Search and Rescue. For the 90th anniversary, the brand crafted the ICE-SAR Arctic 1000 Series.
This model is the latest addition to the line, released earlier this year. This model was created for the use of the Icelandic Search and Rescue teams and come with elite functions to assist the teams during missions. To combat challenges on water and on land, the watch comes with a 46 mm case, made of the brand’s patented CARBONOX material. This watch would make the perfect gift for those with interests in technology and live an active lifestyle.
Longines is an innovative watch brand that has been crafting watches since 1832. Over the years, Longines has accomplished several technological achievements within the watch industry. Longines watches are suited as a gift to those that enjoy a classic and traditional style with elite functionality and watchmaking expertise.
This Conquest V.H.P is not only a smart and functional wardrobe addition, but it also comes equipped with groundbreaking V.H.P (Very High Precision) technology. Created for those seeking guaranteed accuracy, V.H.P technology was built to stay within ± 5 seconds per year. For more information on the conquest V.H.P collection click here.
Oris has been crafting watches in Switzerland for the last 100 years. Oris is one of only a small collection of watch brands that make only mechanical watches. The brand is well known for its vast diving collection which regularly includes limited edition pieces which are a reflection of the charity work that the brand has taken part in.
Oris watches will make the perfect gift for someone who takes pride in luxuries as well as those that take part in diving activities. This model styles a blue dial which is surrounded by a uni-directional rotating bezel. It is water-resistant up to 300 metres and comes equipped with glowing hands and markers for optimal timekeeping in low light situations.
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