When it comes to putting an outfit together, there are a number of key elements that need to be considered. Of course, color coordination and accessories are essential. And when it comes time to select your accessories, few items offer more sophistication, function and personality than a timepiece. The best women’s watches aren’t just practical accessories that draw the eye, they can be the finishing touch on an otherwise almost-perfect outfit.
An often underappreciated part of an outfit, the most stylish women’s watches aren’t just a great way to stop yourself from having to open your clutch or handbag and check your phone for the time. Desigher watches provide an extra flash of color to provide balance and even show people a little of your personality, whether that personality is professional, quirky or a little bit of both.
Below, you’ll find seven of the best women’s watches available on Amazon right now. There are options for fancy night’s out, days at the pool and everyday wear. Keep reading to find a stylish watch for you or your favorite lady.
1. Timex Women's Indiglo Easy Reader Watch
Sleek and simple, Timex watches offer the perfect blend of timeless design and affordability. This Timex Women’s Indiglo Watch is the easiest answer to a wrist-mounted timepiece. The watch face features easy-to-read numbers, and it doesn’t have a lot of distracting elements, meaning a quick glance is all you need to read the time. In addition, there’s an unobtrusive date window at three o’clock, and the whole face can be illuminated using the included Indiglo light. But what we like most about this watch is its easy style. The genuine leather, 12-millimeter band matches most outfits, and it can be used in both formal and casual settings.
Pros: Without any distractions, this women’s watch boasts a simple yet stylish clock face. Comfortable leather band. It can blend with most outfits.
Cons: The watch face and band may be too small for some users. Not ideal for more formal outfits.
2. Michael Kors Women's Slim Runway Watch
The Michael Kors brand is world renowned and goes hand in hand with high-quality, luxurious accessories. This is typified by the attractive Runway Watch. The metallic designer watch is available in a wide range of color combinations, meaning there’s a color to suit every personality. The elegant yet functional style makes it ideal for both formal and everyday occasions, no matter whether you’re heading to work or out to a fancy dinner. Furthermore, its stainless steel construction, scratch-resistant mineral glass and water resistance to 50 meters mean this versatile watch is just as handy by the pool as it is on a first date.
Pros: With 23 colors to choose from, there’s an option for every style and personality.
Cons: The compact, slim design may be too subtle on the wrist for some women.
3. Casio Women's Watch
With its all-white design, this Casio Women’s Watch is a great choice for ladies looking for a wrist piece to stand out a little more than the average watch does. On further inspection, the wearer will also find a stylish splash of color in the form of the pastel-tone, 12-hour indices, which are accompanied by smaller black 24-hour indices on the inside. For added convenience and functionality, the watch includes a small date window positioned at three o’clock and sports a bi-directional bezel.
Pros: The 100-meter water resistance makes this watch ideal for swimming and snorkeling.
Cons: The limited color choices mean you can have it any color, so long as it’s white. Hard to read at a quick glance.
4. Anne Klein Women's Diamond Dial Bracelet Watch
The stylish Anne Klein Women’s Diamond Dial Bracelet Watch comes in a range of gold, silver options, including a number of two-tone choices. The classic-style watch sports a 32-millimeter case with a metal band and features a three-hand analog display with Japanese quartz movement. For a more aesthetically pleasing appearance, the face is largely free of time markings and instead sports three bars at the three, six and nine positions alongside an eye-catching diamond accent at the 12.
Pros: The attractive gold/silver exterior with a diamond in the face is hard to beat. Ideal for formal outfits.
Cons: The watch is not water-resistant. No precise time markings.
5. Armitron Sport Women's Digital Chronograph Watch
If you’re looking for a watch more suited to an active lifestyle, the Armitron Sport Women’s Digital Chronograph Watch may be the right choice for you. It features an easy-to-read LCD display which shows you the time, including a second count and the date. For ease of reading in low-light conditions, the watch has a backlight function. You’ll also be able to choose between 19 different color options. You’ll also be confident swimming and snorkeling with the watch on, as it’s water resistant up to 100 meters.
Pros: The backlit function allows you to read the time and date in low-light conditions
Cons: The sporty nature of the watch makes it less well suited to formal occasions.
6. Fossil Women's Mini Carlie Watch
The Fossil Women’s Mini Carlie Watch is a miniaturized version of its iconic sibling, the Carlie. This stylish women’s watch still maintains the attractive look and leather band, but it instead features a smaller, 28 millimeter case, creating a more subtle wrist piece which is capable of blending in without stealing the limelight. You can choose between several wrist strap colors, which include pink, brown and black. Furthermore, as the watch is water-resistant up to 30 meters, you don’t need to worry about getting caught in the rain or splashed during an unexpected downpour.
Pros: The metal and leather combination oozes timeless style. Leather band is comfortable on the wrist.
Cons: Color options are quite neutral with no bright or vibrant choices available.
7. Citizen Watches Eco-Drive Silhouette Watch
We love Citizen’s solar-powered watches, which offered a huge innovation to the world of watches. And this stylish women’s watch has everything we love about Citizen’s Eco-Drive technology with a stylish design that rests comfortably on the wrist. The Silhouette Watch sports an attractive two-tone design, combining gold and silver and finishing the look with a fixed all-gold bezel. For convenience, the watch sports clear, easy-to-read indices and houses a handy date display at the three o’clock position. Additionally, it’s water-resistant, meaning it’s great for swimmers and athletes, too.
Pros: The watch’s advanced, light-powered, eco-drive means you’ll never have to replace a battery. Attractive two-tone design.
Cons: Adjusting the size of the wristband is more difficult than it is with a buckle-style watch.