casual style for men

Casual yet Stylish: The Favorite Watches Pick to Accompany You

Do you wonder about how to strap the casual style with an ideal watch?

Date Published
November 2, 2021
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Gnomon Watches
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Shop Highlights

Every watch is more or less casual. Though each differs in function and type, they’re as good for a casual style for men. How so? Casual style refers to the choice of dress for an informal occasion or daily use yet brings out the aesthetic appearance. It has varieties in the manner of dress and meaning; active, rugged, sporty, smart, dressy, and business casual.

The thing with casual style is, you can wear anything as long as it looks nice and appropriate at the moment. The goal is to be comfortable with your clothes but it speaks out about your confidence and creativity. In short, you can mix and match anything in your wardrobe. Then, you can pair your relaxed outfit with a suitable watch in style.

The casual style is for everyone whether you are someone who favors physical activity, loves to hang out with relatives, and wants a bit of professionalism in the workplace. However, how should you pick the correct watch for your casual style? Take a look at a few of my favorites below if you’re wondering about the right watch for a casual style for men.

Basic and minimalistic pair of clothing and watch

After a busy morning, you want to grab a cup of coffee with friends in the afternoon. The day is clear. And, you want to transfer a similar nuance through the choice of your active casual style. For the most common casual style for men, a simple basic t-shirt and dark color jeans are always the favorites. Add a sneaker and another thing that is left is a minimal design watch.

For that, Aristo Bauhaus Dessau Weimar Automatic 4H352 – Sapphire is best to be with you. Paired with similar shades of color, it will leave the impression of a gentle with fine cleanliness. This timepiece exudes elegance and simplicity. With a neutral tone of color, it works well for your daily outfit. You can be a bit dressier, and it will match your style.

Aristo Bauhaus Dessau Weimar Automatic 4H352 - Sapphire
Aristo Bauhaus Dessau Weimar Automatic 4H352 – Sapphire

This watch also has excellent reliability. The 316L stainless steel for the case and crown, sapphire crystal on top make this one proof against scratch. Not to mention the 50m of water resistance that will make you enjoy simple outdoor activities without worries about water splash or even the rain. It comes with a 40mm in diameter, 51mm lug to lug, and 11mm thickness further add comfort to your wrist sizes. 

A versatile watch for many styles

What do you want to go for? A business casual, smart casual, sporty casual, or just a comfortable day-to-day style? A watch has a limit to be adaptable with every style. However, Seiko Presage Automatic Day/Date Pwr Rsv Ref. SARW021 isn’t the case. You can successfully achieve a stunning look from this watch with those four styles.

Seiko Presage Automatic Day/Date Pwr Rsv Ref. SARW021
Seiko Presage Automatic Day/Date Pwr Rsv Ref. SARW021

Be mesmerized with its silver and white appearance as versatile colors for a casual style for men. Not only that, but this watch also shows excellent practicality as a dress watch. Seiko’s DiaShield coating protects the stainless steel case and bracelet from scratch and corrosion. To add, the dial presents outstanding details of the day/date subdials and power reserve subdial. The water resistance of 100m also shields the watch against accidental water splashes. Now, you don’t have to worry about the right watch for a romantic dinner or a trip around the city. It just goes well on nearly any occasion.

Sporty casual style with a chronograph watch

As an equestrian, a sporty casual style is nothing but flawless. It’s also applicable if you’re someone who is fond of racing sports. Now, for the proper watch, which one should you choose from many chronograph watches? All picks will do well, I suppose. But, let’s take a deeper look into this Steinhart Flighttimer Vintage Military. As a chronograph watch, it can be the best companion for you to measure the speed of the race at hand.

Steinhart Flighttimer Vintage Military
Steinhart Flighttimer Vintage Military

Motivated by aviation history, this one has wonderful practicality and a stylish aesthetic. The beautiful beige canvas strap, ash grey case, and black matte dial match this watch to the sporty casual outfit in your wardrobe, especially clothing under the vintage color palette. 

Its wonderful practicality includes; a lighter titanium case than stainless steel, double anti-reflective coatings on the sapphire crystal, and two subdials of minutes and hours for the chronograph function. This watch is highly resistant to scratching with clean readability even in the nighttime.

Back to black casual style for men

Right, who doesn’t love the simple black color? It has an appeal of mysteriousness and boldness. Though an overused black color can break your style, you can pair a black shirt with light color trousers and vice versa. Yet, black never tires anybody. It embraces most skin tones and body types.

Dietrich TC-1 Grey PVD
Dietrich TC-1 Grey PVD

You have added a layer of black leather jacket or coat, then what about the watch? A Dietrich TC-1 Grey PVD is the answer. The full-black octagonal-shaped bezel gives out a luxurious yet sporty charm. The white-colored SuperLuminova further adds the beauty of the watch when it glows green and blue in the dark. Built with stainless steel for the bracelet and case, and sapphire crystal makes it resistant to scratch.

Additionally, the watch has resistance to water of 50m. It’s suitable for your summer beach outfit. If you’re having a formal party, it also gives out a masculine look.

A myriad of casual styles for men indeed makes one wonder, which style suits you best. However, a proper choice of watch for a certain style can help you sort out the most comfortable outfits. I think you can just stick to your personality and preference.

Gnomon Watches first opened her doors for business online in early 2002, founded by bona fide horology suitors who share a profound passion for watchmaking and fine craftsmanship.

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