Nothing has the power to pull together your outfit quite like a beautiful wristwatch. Both stylish and functional, a great watch is a must-have in every man’s wardrobe. We know what you’re thinking: an awesome, high-quality timepiece can literally cost thousands of dollars. While we’re all for a good splurge here and there, you don’t actually have to spend a fortune to achieve that sophisticated look. To prove it to you, we’ve rounded up a list of the Top 10 men’s watches on the market, all ringing up under $100. Yes, seriously. Each one of these gems is backed by our unique algorithm which bases its selections on best-selling buzz, fashion editor favorites, and reviews from guys just like you—so you can be sure this selection is the best of the best. Scroll below to see which ones made the cut and shop your favorites, whether that be a classic option with brown leather and gold hardware, or a bold, colorful statement piece. With price points like these, you may as well grab a couple—gift one to your dad, your brother, your BFF, or just keep them all for yourself. We don’t judge. Opening image: nordstrom.com
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November 13, 2018
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Timex Weekender Chronograph Watch
USERS SAID: "After wearing this for a few weeks, I find this Weekender Chrono to be an excellent watch for the price! A huge plus for me has been that there are plenty of very colorful replacement watchbands."
FUN FACT: You can adjust the hour hand without adjusting the minute hand, making the watch perfect for traveling across time zones.
Tommy Hilfiger Gold-Tone Watch with Brown Leather Band
BEST FOR: A classic and sophisticated dress watch
WHERE TO WEAR: Perfect for dinner dates, post-work parties, and fancy-schmancy dress-up occasions
MVMT Leather Strap Watch
BEST FOR: The minimalist
ABOUT THE BRAND: Based on the belief that style shouldn’t break the bank, MVMT strives to create high-quality, beautifully designed watches at incredibly fair prices.
Nixon Time Teller Watch
LOVED FOR: The endless customization options—go with a brightly-colored canvas band or keep it classic with a jewelry-style bracelet and sliding buckle.
BEST FOR: A wear-anywhere style
Timex Expedition Field Chronograph Watch
LOVED FOR: The classic, outdoor styling and rugged design
WHERE TO WEAR: This beauty is appropriate for the office, the trail, and even a dip in the pool.
Fossil The Commuter Leather Strap Watch
LOVED FOR: The stunning, cobalt blue face paired with the minimal leather strap makes this watch the ultimate statement piece.
USERS SAID: “I love this watch! It is both refined and rugged, the face color is beautiful and the size is perfect. Definitely a go-to watch!”
Timex Expeditions Scout 40 Watch
LOVED FOR: The Indiglo light-up watch dial
USERS SAID: “Everything I was looking for in a watch. Easily readable face, classic style and comfortable.”
Invicta Two-Tone Automatic Watch
BEST FOR: Serious water sports—this watch is water-resistant to 660 feet!
LOVED FOR: The two-tone bracelet and electric blue dial
Casio G-Shock Big Combi Watch
BEST FOR: While this watch is ideal for sports, military, and outdoors, it’s also an excellent statement-maker.
LOVED FOR: The military-inspired design
Timex Weekender 38mm Watch
WHY YOU NEED IT: It’s comfortable, versatile, effortlessly cool, and—best of all—it has easy-to-change straps in case you feel like switching up your look.
BEST FOR: Taking you from the boardroom to the bar
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