If you have a fetish for watches, you must have these 4 styles in ladies watches. Check against our list and see if you have them all.
- Leather Band
This one is a timeless piece. Leather band watches are known for their neat and casual look that fit a workplace environment. In fact, they are basic watch that goes with anything. They can be worn by young and old alike. Leather bands are designed with functionality in mind. Features such as replaceable straps and waterproof dials make them more durable. There are multi-strap watches that let you mix and match your watch with your outfit. Women with larger wrists can always opt for a larger dial.
So, irrespective of the color you choose, you should have at least one leather strap watch in your wardrobe.
- Bracelet watches
This style in ladies watches is great for a night out or a formal do. They range from dainty and delicate time tellers to bold and flamboyant designs. They are meant to be worn as a jewelry piece. They feature metallic finishes (gold, silver, rose gold and platinum), gold and silver elements and jewel encrusted dials. They are mostly made by designer brands and are expensive. These are those luxury watches you can reserve for special occasions.
A variant of the bracelet watch is the bangle watch that snaps around the wrist like a cuff. A few also have adjustable straps in the form of ties.
- Sports watches
Unlike the other ladies watches mentioned in the list, sports watches stand out for the sleek lines and minimalistic design. They are made for rugged use such as swimming, biking and trekking. They offer a high level of water resistance. They boast of a number of add-on features such as digital displays, countdown timers, calorie counters, calendars, heart rate monitors and the likes. Rubber and plastic are the common materials used for the casing and straps of sports watches. They are also made in brighter colors.
- Chronograph watches
Women usually shy away from chronographs believing that it’s made for men and that it will look too big for their petite hands. A chronograph has a display watch and stop watch combined. They look classy and professional. You have to wear it once to see how it looks. You can also get matching chronograph watches for men and women.
Buying Ladies Watches
Here are some tips on shopping for ladies watches.
- Select a suitable movement. Do you want a mechanical, quartz or automated mechanism?
- Consider the size and weight of the watch. Always wear the watch to decide how it looks and feels on your hand.
- If your budget allows buy, separate watches for different occasions.
- For those who dare to go bold, experiment with bright colors and chunky designs.
- Finally, balance the look of the watch with its functionality.