Do YOU know how to wear your watch the right way? Here's your ultimate beginners guide to improving your watch style
Your exclusive looking wristwatch, is the essential finishing touch of every man’s outfit. This is because your timepiece does more than just show the time. It showcases your sense of style and a sign of confidence and success (especially in the eyes of the opposite sex).
Especially KANE’s exclusive timepieces have the incredible power to take your everyday style to the next level instantly without really having to think about what you are going to wear.
However, not knowing how to pair your watch can sometimes make it look like you have no style at all. This is why it is important for every man like you to understand how to wear a watch the right way – even if you usually stick to wearing basics like jeans and tees in plain colours
When choosing the right timepiece to go with your outfit you must take into account the level of formality of the event you are going to attend. You are not going to an extravagant black tie event or a high powered business lunch with your gym sneakers and the same goes for your watch.
Unless you are into breaking the rules and can get away with it (you know who you are) you don’t wear a casual sportive looking watch to a formal occasion, right? .
Now because you have so many options for f watch brands to choose from, each with their unique collection and styles it can often be difficult to know which timepieces are considered formal and which are not. Some look casual and yet are formal and the other way around.
Keep reading to discover how to wear your watch correctly for every occasion, and what you should be looking for when thinking about your getting your style right so you always look and feel confident. for any occasion.
Over a century ago it was believed that at formal black tie event a person’s main focus must be on the topic of conversation at all times. This is the reason it used to be considered very rude to wear a watch at such a formal event. This style etiquette has (luckily) changed over time , yet this rule does explain why the watch style for a formal event is nearly always simple and understated.
For formal events, simplicity is really key. A formal dress watch traditionally has a thin strap and a minimalist face to avoid drawing too much attention.
The goal was to ensure your formal watch it sat elegantly under the cuff of your dres shirt. And the dial of a formal watch is usually a conservative black or silver combined with brown or black leather watch strap. This gives you, an understated style without being flashy or show off. An example of an iconic dress watch that is perfect for a formal event is KANE’s Black Code Silver Mesh KANE Watch. It’s exclusive classic look and a Silver Mesh strap complement elegance and gets noticed for the right reasons.
It is not everyday you have a schedule packed with formal dinners and meetings so at times you also need a more casual timepiece. A stainless steel watch strap is an ideal choice for your casual watch option because it immediately makes it more sportive and downplays the formal look.
Your, casual watches can be a bit more attention grabbing compared to your formal timepieces. But they don’t have to be the bulky overly sportive type. Especially when it comes to a a man’s iconic blue watch you do not have to go for a heavy tough look.
Take for instance the Blue Arctic Silver Mesh KANE Watch, you can wear this with your casual pair of jeans and a plain white tee, or a comfortable hoodie and jogging pants.