If you’re looking for something to buy your partner, your dad or your brother this Christmas, we’ve got you covered with what Tom Ford has listed as one of the top fifteen things every man should have – “a beautiful day watch”.
There are plenty of stylish, well-made and affordable timepieces at the moment to keep any watch collector happy this Christmas. When it comes to price differences between watches, it really all comes down to materials, length of manufacture and brand heritage. So whether you have a tight budget this Christmas or if you can afford the luxury of spending more, we have created a selection of great men’s watches to suit all pockets.
Seven Friday V2-01 V Series
SevenFriday are inspired by industry, architecture, engines and design icons, which reflects in the V2-01 V Series. This timepiece is customized with special day and night display and a semi-mat calf skin leather strap with brown stitching. Act fast if you like it, there’s only one of these watches in Ireland.
Exclusively in Ireland for €1230 from Campbell Jewellers
The Camden Watch Company No.29
The Camden Watch Company watches are inspired by Camden itself, but this No.29 watch was inspired by the Victorian pocket watch.
Available now for €157 from camdenwatchcompany.com
Daniel Wellington Dapper Sheffield Watch 38mm
Daniel Wellington watches are timeless and minimalistic, and this Dapper Sheffield watch won’t break the bank at €249.
Available for €249 at Campbell Jewellers
Larsson & Jennings Saxon| IV
Larsson & Jennings pride themselves on creating “contemporary watches, which combine classic British dress watch aesthetic and Swedish minimalistic design”, and it was hard to choose just one favourite.
Available for €450 at LarssonandJennings.com
Breitling Colt Automatic
The Colt Automatic was originally intended for the armed forces, with a polished steel case water-resistant to 200 m (660 ft), large hands, glowing markers and a screw-locked crown with protective reinforcements.
Available for approx. €2770 from Keanes Jewellers.