Men’s Watches – The Journey of the Coveted Timepieces


The passage of time has many a change in the design, style, and size of timepieces for men. From the hypnotic pendulums to the classy pocket watches, the design of these timepieces kept improvising over the centuries to gain widespread ownership. Initially, the possession of only the affluent and aristocracy, watch companies harnessed the control and started manufacturing affordable watches that could be worn on the wrist.

Mass production of watches-the journey so far

The mass production of watches started in the 19th century in the Massachusetts and Connecticut area of the U.S. Affordable tools and cheaper materials were discovered so that the pocket watch could be manufactured on a mass scale. While the women wore arm watches, the pocket watch was used by the men. And slowly, the pocket watch winding mechanism was converted from key to key less winding. This paved the way for the creation of the much coveted- the present day wrist watch.

Initially, the watch was used by soldiers in the war. First came the mechanical, then the electrical, and finally the quartz watch; the wristwatch had an adventurous journey to reach its present-day form. The trends and changes which the present day watch has gone through is a true reflection of the inventions and advancements in technology over time.

Simple stylish and affordable range of watches

Today, we are spoilt for choice. Sleek silver, gold and metallic dials, golden, with leather, silicon, and ceramic straps, these masterpieces have been molded using materials galore. And now in the era of the internet and the mobile, the watch finally goes smart. As every cycle gets a full circle, the mechanical watch which was thwarted by the popularity of the quartz watches is again back to life with the smart technology.

Stylish yet affordable men’s watches

So are incredible looking watches still the privilege of only the classes?

Well no.

You can pick stunning designs that exude opulence at very pocket-friendly prices. Clean cut-edges with concise layouts and resplendent dials, we can now have exemplary watch designs at prices well within our budget.

Men’s wrist watches come in a plethora of varieties ranging from the magnificent sporty looks, automatic and chronograph watch to sleek dials of quartz watches, you can now easily own one for every occasion. These timepieces are engineering with intricacy and perfection, where the watch manufacturers employed technical craftsmanship to cover the finest details. These watches enhance your overall appearance with their appealing designs while keeping affordability high on the list of buying criteria.

So what are do you look for in a watch while finally making a purchase?

• The budget, of course

• The design of the dial

• The strap- metallic, silver, gold or leather

• Functionality

• Usability

• Water-resistance

• Additional features if any

Wrap-up

To buy a suitable watch… you have to first learn the watch. By learn I mean understand its features and mechanism. Check out the integrated technology and new features available, and do check out the trending designs before you make your purchase.



Source by Elan Schnider


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