When the time comes, many ladies might be faced with the challenge of deciding the perfect gift for their future husbands. In an attempt to give the best in order to show their love and affection, prospective brides may find themselves breaking their wallets. But this doesn’t have to be the case, you know?
First, you should know that there is an unwritten consensus that a watch is the perfect gift for any groom. It’s a timeless present that could easily serve as a constant reminder of the day you both decided to stay with each other forever. If everything goes well in fact, the watch could become a family heirloom, handed down from generation to generation.
We bet your next fear is the fear of falling for the stereotype. “How will my husband remember my gift if all his friends were also gifted watches?” Well, it’s really good you are on a quest to be different. The diverse options available when it comes to men’s watches ensures you can get him a watch that would be etched in his memory forever. And you can achieve this without spending through your nose. Below are some fantastic watch ideas that would help you get the perfect gift for your groom.
1: The Timex Ironman – For the fitness lovers
If your partner is all about working out and doing the hard runs, you can’t do any wrong with this masterpiece from Timex. The wrist watch has GPS capabilities and its water resistant property ensures the beads of sweat you would expect from rigorous fitness regimens has nothing on the watch. The Timex Ironman is particularly suitable for runners. It is capable of tracking the user’s pace, time, and distance covered and it vibrates slightly after the completion of each mile just to keep the runner motivated. Importantly, the watch is quite affordable and it also boasts the kind of durability that makes the price all the more unbelievable. Solid, good looking, functional, and durable; what more could you want from a watch?
2: Hamilton Khaki X-Wind Chronograph – For the travel bugs
For the adventure lover that finds joy touring the world, this watch would be just perfect. This Hamilton Khaki X-Wind watch features an impressive number of time zones and it is the perfect companion for a tour around the world. The watch is self-winding, that is, its powered by the everyday movement of your arm. This cements its status as an eco-friendly choice for people that love getting around. The water resistant-feature also makes it perfect for adventure lovers, although its specifications indicate that it is only suitable for swimming, snorkeling, bodyboarding, and other water surface activities but not deep water diving. If your groom fantasizes about traveling but is for one reason or the other unable to, you can trust this chronograph leather strap watch to feed his fantasies or better still, spur him to take that leap of faith.
3: Apple Watch Series 3 – For the tech junkies
If your groom happens to be a geek who is obsessed with technology and innovations, the Apple Watch Series 3 is your best bet to spark that fire in his heart. Although all things “techy” are faced with the danger of going extinct due to newer innovations, this watch is one of the best tech watches yet. Another factor to consider is that the tech-obsessed guys aren’t exactly watch fans and you won’t want to buy something he would not find appealing or usable. So what exactly are you getting from the Apple watch? Water resistance, GPS, cellular service, and an activity tracker are some just some of the simple answers to your question. This is a watch that gives your husband the license to leave his phone at home as long as the watch is strapped to his wrist.
4: The Omega Seamaster 300 – For the perfect gent
Although this watch screams luxury, you can trust every penny would be worth it. Remember, this list seeks to provide options for all budget ranges. The watch is perhaps most famous as one of James Bond’s choice watches. If your groom is one that constantly navigates the bureaucracy and complexities of the corporate world, this watch gives him all the confidence he needs. The Omega Seamaster 300 is adorned with a titanium bracelet and it boasts water and scratch resistance. Rest assured, you’ll be spending your money on supreme sophistication and top-notch aesthetics. This is one of the watches you can trust to last many lifetimes. If your future husband fits the profile above and you have the means, you should absolutely go for it.
5: A vintage timepiece – For the antique fans
If your groom is one that’s fascinated with history and pieces from the past, you could consider taking a trip to the antique shop and buying a vintage pocket watch. There are diverse options here too and what you would get would largely depend on your budget. As a plus, you should look to get a timepiece that comes with a story, particularly one that relates to love and affection. If you are able to lay your hands on such, you can always relate the story to your own story. If you are able to lay your hands on such, you can always relate the story to your own story. For one thing, your groom would surely cherish such timepiece and secondly, it’ll be passed down in the family with the accompanying story.
There you have it. Highlighted above are 5 watches you could present as a perfect gift for your groom. More than the suggestions, we hope you now have a rough idea of the things to consider if you are looking to buy a watch for the man you love.