A century after the first wristwatch appeared on a pilot's arm, watches are still a practical tool, as well as a symbol of a man's good taste. This series is a primer on horological knowledge.
Any man of discerning tastes should probably own more than one watch. Herewith, some suggestions for choosing the perfect timepiece—for every occasion and price range.
Consider this your everyday watch. The kind of timepiece that all guys should have. Masculine, functional and handsome to boot, they can take a beating and look great with nearly everything in your wardrobe.
Durable, waterproof and engineered for precision, you don't need a boat, plane or sports car to appreciate a well-made sports watch. Opt for the classic good looks of a stainless steel bracelet.
The Dress Watch
Understated, elegant and timeless. These are the qualities you want in a watch when you're dressed up. Whether you go gold or silver, keep the case slim and the leather polished on these heirloom style pieces.