When it comes to getting red carpet ready, look to the finer details for professional results. These often overlooked accent pieces show off your personality and sense of style, and can take an off the rack outfit to the next level. While you might be accustomed to checking your smartphone for the time, a dapper gent appreciates the importance and functionality of a traditional men’s timepiece. Set the tone for your overall outfit with a signature watch that blends into your every day; we guarantee it’s the easiest way to look and feel a million bucks. To guide you into this seasons must have styles, Male Standard tracked down the top 5 mens watches we want to wear right now! Plus, stay tuned for an exclusive giveaway from men’s style icons East Dane

 

1. Braun Classic Square Watch

 

This striking Braun Classic Square Watch immediately caught our eye thanks to its timeless yet original arrangement. Featuring a single crown, stainless steel casing and genuine leather strap, this piece has all the appeal of everyday wearability with a handsome dash of je ne sais quoi. The scratchproof glass houses a minimalist, but functional calendar, making it as stylish as it is practical. Wear this when you want to add something extra special to your day.

 

Braun Classic Square Watch
Braun Classic Square Watch

 

Measurements:

 

  • Case: 14.25in / 36.0cm
  • Band: 1.25in / 3.0cm
  • Length: 9.5in / 24cm

 

2. Marc by Marc Jacobs Jimmy Watch

 

Marc by Marc Jacobs is one of the reasons we’re so excited about watches, and the Jimmy Watch is no exception. This oversized statement piece can be worn daily due to it’s classic design, yet still turns heads thanks to it’s electric green accents. The matte black finish pulls this piece together, and can be paired with casual and formal outfits effortlessly. Featuring a single crown design, and Japanese quartz movement for exceptional time keeping, we want.

 

Marc by Marc Jacobs Jimmy Watch
Marc by Marc Jacobs Jimmy Watch

 

Measurements:

 

  • Case: 17in / 43cm
  • Band: 1.25in / 3cm
  • Length: 10in / 25.5cm

 

3. Nixon Sentry Leather Watch

 

Another oversized watch to watch, this Nixon Sentry Leather Watch combines all our favourite watch facets into one elegant design; featuring a large, easy to read dial, with an exotic, textured leather strap. We dig the inclusion of the day and date at 3’oclock, along with the mineral crystal accenting. This is refined elegance at it’s best, folks. Get it while it’s hot.

 

Nixon Sentry Leather Watch
Nixon Sentry Leather Watch

 

Measurements:

 

  • Case: 1.75in / 4.2cm
  • Band: 1in / 2.3cm
  • Length: 9.5in / 24cm

 

4. G-Shock Military GA-110 Watch

 

For those looking for something more hardy this fall, this stealthy G-Shock Military GA-110 Watch is a worthy contender. Featuring a single sub dial and four display windows, LED illumination and four daily alerts; world time with 29 city-designated time zones, stopwatch and countdown features – is there anything this watch can’t do? Put it to the test, and let us know. We recommend this one especially for outdoorsy types and fitness fans.

 

G-Shock Military GA-110 Watch
G-Shock Military GA-110 Watch

 

Measurements:

 

  • Case: 21.75in / 55cm
  • Band: 11.5in / 29cm

 

5. Autodromo Veloce Watch

 

This racing inspired Autodromo Veloce Watch is like wearing a supercar on your wrist. Each of the design elements is on-point, with the incredible attention to detail we’ve come to expect from revered Italian sportscar engineers, all rolled into one impeccable watch. We adore that the face resembles a tachometer, an instrument that measures the rotation speed of a shaft or disk, making this the perfect gift for the car enthusiast in your life.

 

Autodromo Veloce Watch
Autodromo Veloce Watch

 

Measurements:

 

  • Case: 1.5in / 42mm
  • Band: 1in / 2.5cm
  • Length: 9.5in / 24cm

 

Win a $50 East Dane Gift Card!

 

See something you like? East Dane, the hottest spot for men’s accessories and apparel, is giving away four $50 gift cards to Male Standard readers to splurge on your choice of fall fashion! To enter the giveaway, all you have to do is leave a comment below, linking to the product you’ve got your eye on. It could be one of the watches above, or anything else you see fit! Winners will be selected at random from the comment section. The giveaway will run until Oct 3, 2014. Winners will be notified by email. Good luck, dapper gents!

 

To find your must have watch, or to get 50% Off Mens fashion, please visit East Dane

 

4 comments

  1. I’m totally digging the Marc by Marc Jacobs Jimmy Watch, as it’s got that classic look, but the green gives it a bit of pop!

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