Eid Gifting 2019: 13 Best Watches for Him
A quality, on-trend timepiece is an Eid gift any man can appreciate.
The right watch has the mysterious ability to put that perfect final touch to a man’s look. If you’re planning to give the thoughtful gift of time to a significant male in your life this Eid, but feel intimidated about the thought of sifting through the nearly endless sea of options, we’ve hand-picked a few of our favourites to relieve some of that stress. And we’re sure even the truly knowledgeable watch enthusiast will be proud to wear any of these newest timepieces on his wrist.
For those who love to explore the depths of the ocean and unveil its secrets, we have selected professional diving watches with unparalleled performance. The list also contains timepieces with distinguished and dynamic lines for men who get an adrenaline rush from watching Formula 1 races. The perfect choice for world-class travellers and aviation aficionados can be found amongst our editor’s picks too. Plus, there’s something for the classy, stylish and elegant man at the office who wants to lend a noble touch to his suit. What’s more, some of these timepieces are perfect for the man who wears several hats, including businessman, adventurer and thrill seeker. Finally, there’s as an ode to the region for that special someone who loves Arabian architecture.
Hublot 'Classic Fusion Ferrari GT' watch with king gold carbon case, microblasted 18-carat king gold bezel, sappire crystal dial and Schedoni leather strap
Ulysse Nardin 'Freak X' watch with classic grey carbonium case and alligator leather strap
Audemars Piguet 'Royal Oak Offshore' chronograph with ceramic bezel, khaki green dial with Méga Tapisserie pattern, stainless steel case and camouflage rubber strap
WC Schaffhausen Big Pilot's Watch Annual Calendar Edition 'Antoine de Saint Exupéry' watch with brown dial with luminescence, eight-carat 5N gold case and bezel and brown calfskin strap by Santoni
Vacheron Constantin 'Fiftysix Complete Calendar' watch with self-winding movement and moonphase indicator with petrol blue dial with opaline, sunburst and snailed finishing and matching blue alligator leather strap
TAG Heuer 'Monaco 1969–1979' limited edition watch with green dial with Côtes de Genève finishing, stainless steel bezel and case and brown calfskin leather strap
Omega 'Seamaster Diver 300M' chronograph with ceramic dial with laser-engraved waves, ceramic bezel with distinctive diving scales in white enamel and stainless steel case and strap
D1 Milano limited edition 'Khaleeji 2009' watch with the iconic Mashrabiya on the back casing, custom-made metallic soleil blue dial with Gold Arabic indexes, stainless-steel case and full metal strap
Bovet 1822 'Récital 27' limited edition timepiece with titanium writing slope case, blue guilloché dial with three time zones and moon phase and alligator skin strap
Chopard 'L.U.C Quattro' chronometer with 18-carat white gold case, grey-green dial with hand-crafted vertical satin-brushed finishing and brown alligator leather strap
Bell & Ross 'Diver Green Bronze' watch with satin-polished CuSn8 bronze case, monochromatic olive dial and black rubber strap
Tissot special edition 'Chrono XL NBA Collector' chronograph with stainless steel black PVD case, black dial, interchangeable mineral crystal case back inserts for all 30 NBA teams and the official orange Spalding basketball leather strap
de GRISOGONO 'New Retro Power Reserve' watch with polished pink gold case with 12H crown, sapphire crystal case back, white dial and shiny alligator leather strap