1. Automatic Watches
Automatic or self winding watches use arm motion to wind the watch’s mainspring, making manual winding unnecessary. Watch winders can also wind an automatic watch. Automatic watches are still the most popular watches among watch enthusiasts.
2. Chronograph Watches
Some of the best quartz and automatic chronograph watches for men and women: The chronograph function on chrono watch dials lets you time races and events. Chronographs are one of the most popular watch types on the market today.
3. Diver Watches
Military divers were successful, but diving watches were really popularized by Jacques Cousteau in his film Le monde du silence. Dive watches are water resistant to at least 333 feet and come with a unidirectional rotating bezel, popular with scuba divers.
4. Fashion Watches
Fashion watches are accessories that make a statement about the wearer. These are some of the best fashion watches and most popular fashion watch brands, including many affordable new fashion watches for women and men.
5. Italian Design Watches
Inspired by Italy’s fashion-forward culture and rich history, Italian design watches are shaping the present and future of the watch industry. Many Italian design watches are Swiss made and combine top design with first-rate technology.
6. Large Watches
Large watches are in. Now that this type of wristwatch has become a fashion statement, its size has become just as important as its color, style, and materials. Large watches are popular watches for both men and women.
7. Luxury Watches
About Swiss luxury watches and many affordable luxury watches for men and women: Luxury watches are more than timepieces; a luxury watch is a work of art with fine movements doing superb things with gold, diamonds, springs and tiny gears.
8. Mechanical Watches
New mechanical watches appear every year at Baselworld. We carry the best affordable mechanical watches including hand wind and self winding automatic mechanical watches for men and women with some of the most popular complications.
9. Military Watches
Some of the best military style watches for men. Military watches are relatively new but play an important role in wrist watch history. The first exclusively military watch appeared in the late 1800’s.
10. Orange Watches
Orange, a trendy color in both fashion and watches, is definitely having its moment this season. Choose your favorite orange watch from the many popular watch styles and options available.
11. Pilot Watches
Gracing the wrist of pilots, these aviation timepieces have reached the apex of the ideal fusion of style and durability. From the Fortis Aviatis collection to squadron watches, pilot watches are tough and ready for anything.
12. Quartz Watches
Surprisingly, the first quartz watches were ultra-luxury items and were far more expensive than comparable mechanical watches. We offer some of the best quartz watches for men and women, including Swiss and Japanese quartz watches.
13. Space Watches
Worn by astronauts in outer space, these durable timepieces are a testament to man’s achievements in space. Learn about the Swiss contribution to space travel and the space watches that made the journey.
14. Sports Watches
Sports watches aren’t just timing races; they’re setting new trends, as well. The popularity of oversized watches derives largely from sports watches. Many sport watches incorporate functions like heart rate monitors and GPS tracking.
15. Swiss Watches
Best Swiss watches and watch brands for men and women: Swiss made wrist watches are highly desirable, and the Swiss watch industry is stronger than ever.
16. Two Tone Watches
Making a comeback, the two-tone watch trend is becoming more and more popular and watch brands are eager to include two-tone variations in their timepiece collections.