The gift of a high quality watch is a gift that will provide both the gift giver and the recipient years of happiness and joy. Whether the watch is given to celebrate a major holiday (Christmas, Chanukah, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Valentine’s Day, etc.) or to commemorate a milestone in life (graduation, anniversary, birthday, etc.), a watch represents a level of thought and originality not often duplicated.
Choosing the right men’s watches or women’s watches to give as a gift requires and intimate level of knowledge around the recipient’s unique tastes and personal preferences. Do they prefer silver or gold? Movado or Cartier? Classic or trendy? A leather strap or a metallic band? These are just a few of the questions you will want to get answers to as you shop for the perfect watch to give as a gift.
In many cases you may already know the answer to these questions however, if you don’t ask the opinions of others who know the recipient. In many circumstances, you can learn a lot from the watch they are already wearing. Sometimes just complimenting them on their existing watch and asking them a bit about it will provide you with great insights. Responses often include what they love about their watch, what the hate about it, what they wish it did better, etc. helping to give you a better idea of the perfect watch for them.
Once you have locked down the perfect watch, it is often a good idea to have the watch personalized or engraved with a special brief message. What better way to let someone know you really care than by leaving a sentimental message on their watch to help remind them of this very special day in their life. This usually occurs after you have the watch in hand and prior to it being gifted. Be aware however that there are a few watches do not allow for this level of customization. Also be aware that as the back of men’s watches tends to have a larger surface area than that on women’s watches you will have a bit more room to work with on a men’s watch.
As we have shown above, searching through the multitude of men’s watches and women’s watches on the market to can be a complex proposition if you don’t take the necessary steps. As a shopper, you owe it to yourself to find the right look and feel at the right price. In addition to price, read the site to learn what else you get with your purchase. Top vendors will offer a complementary warranty extension, free shipping, money-back guarantees, free gifts or other perks to help entice you. Also as you do your shopping look to companies that have their home base US and have the Better Business Bureau Online (BBB Online) seal.