Buying a gift for your loved ones doesn’t need to break the bank. What is most important is the thought you put behind your present. Many will agree that an inexpensive present you use all the time is much better than an expensive one which ends up collecting dust in a cupboard. We’ve made a list of affordable watches to gift this Christmas to help you in your search for the best present. Whether for a family member, a friend or for your significant other, show those closest to you, you really know them.
This Seiko timepiece is affordable and elegant. This watch is perfect for those people in your life who like practical gifts yet enjoys the finer things in life. The watch has a case made of stainless steel and measures 40 mm in diameter. Securing the watch is a dark brown leather strap. Yellow gold indices and hands contrast the dark green dial. Features of the watch include a chronograph and a date aperture. The model’s refined tone and carefully chosen details make it a perfect addition to the collection of any connoisseur. Even on a budget.
Speaking of practical timepieces, you can never go wrong with a digital watch. Though they had fallen out of style with the rise of smartwatches in the last few years, it appears digital watches are making a comeback. This model by Nixon is packed with amazing functions and would make a fantastic gift for those who enjoy a more adventurous lifestyle. Apart from the traditional time and date, the watch has a chronograph function, a day function, a backlight, an alarm and pre-programmed tide information for over 550 locations. Not to mention, the white case of the watch is made of recycled ocean plastic. Securing it is a white silicone strap with the brand’s patented Locking Looper.
If you’re after something more traditional we suggest this Rotary Ultra Slim timepiece. The design of the watch is elegant and would be perfect for everyday or formal occasions. The subtle design features make it a timepieces watch suitable to anyone’s tastes. The 38 mm dial is made of stainless steel. Encasing the silver sunburst dial is a sapphire crystal. The crystal ensures the higher longevity of the timepiece as it is scratch-resistant as well as extremely durable. An imitation alligator strap secures the watch for a more luxurious look. In addition, interest is added to the dial through the model’s yellow gold indices and hands.
If on the other hand, you’re looking for something more modern we suggest the Coach Charles watch. The model is elegant yet stylish. The large 41 mm case is made of rose-gold plated stainless steel. The Milanese mesh bracelet adds to the watch’s appealing modern silhouette. The bracelet is also rose-gold plated. The watch’s face is simple, a black dial with a sunray finish, rose gold indices and the recognisable “C” Coach logo at the 3 o’clock position as well as the brand’s name at 12.
Last but not least, we offer you this model by Lorus. The watch is powered by a solar charging movement making it a perfect fit for those who you know just don’t have the time to change batteries or wind a watch. The model catches the eye with its minimalistic sporty silhouette. The black case is made of plastic while the strap is silicone. The watch however is water-resistant up to 100 meters or 10 bars and features a date aperture at 3 o’clock. Red baton indices and hand add interest to the otherwise black monochrome design.
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