Sometimes it’s tough to find good gift ideas for your favorite man. We say, give him the gift of time with a fine watch this Christmas.
A man’s watch subtly marks his character and personality. It says something about him. We chose these as the best watches for men of taste, who appreciate fine engineering, craftsmanship, and quality. For men with a sense of style, who are beyond the latest trend or hype.
Try these handsome options on for size.
Cuervo y Sobrinos Watches
Just in time for holiday gift giving, we are offering our Cuervo y Sobrinos watches at 20% off. Plus, you make a big impression gifting their CyS watch in its Spanish cedar cigar humidor.
Historically significant, Cuervo y Sobrinos (Cuervo & nephews) watches mark an unparalleled time in history. They are today’s only Swiss-made watch with a Latin soul.
The Cuervo y Sobrinos boutique was originally established in Havana, Cuba in 1882. During Havana’s heyday of the 1930s-50s Cuervo y Sobrinos was Cuba’s Tiffany’s of the era. In fact, the brand was so highly respected that the boutique’s guest register boasts signatures of Ernest Hemingway, Winston Churchill, Albert Einstein, Clark Gable and many, many more.
These beautiful timepieces reflect as many intangible components as they have physical pieces: artistry, history, engineering, revolution, celebrity, and glamour, to name a few. Even Cartier envied Cuervo y Sobrinos during the years when Havana served as a playground for the rich and famous.
In addition, the company’s past is historically connected to the Grand Prix and auto racing sponsoring vintage car racing through the European countryside.
The Best Cuervo Y Sobrinos Luxury Watches to Gift This Christmas
The Prominente Dual Time Quadrante with Day-Date. Exceptional styling from CyS’s sophisticated tank watch.
This Historiador Vuelo Chronografo is engineering artistry. Includes a CyS signature hand-crafted leather strap. And, of course, it makes an impressive gift presented in its hand-made Spanish cedar cigar humidor.
Cuervo y Sobrinos Flameante Watch, the epitome of sophisticated and classy. Impressive in its subtle artistic dial and handmade leather strap.
Inspiration from its Caribbean roots creates the Torpedo Caribeno Pirata GMT collection. Your favorite Pirate will love this large titanium, bronze and burnished steel case with exceptional engineering.
Hamilton Watch is one of the oldest and most respected watch lines from America. A very affordable watch line with incredible style and history. From timeless classics to diving watches to retro styles reviving some of their historical watches.
Ventura is one of our most popular watches. Originally designed in 1957, making history as the world’s first electrical, battery powered watch. An extraordinary style for an extraordinary man.
Elvis Presley is seen here wearing one of his Ventura watches in the movie, Blue Hawaii.
Noted Hamilton historian, Jarett Harkness was quoted as saying, “I’m not sure how Elvis Presley’s White Gold Ventura got onto Blue Hawaii, but I imagine it was just because Elvis was fascinated with the watch and owned one, and it looked good for the movie,”. As a matter of fact, Presley owned many Venturas and was known to give them as gifts.
In addition, the Ventura is the official timepiece of Men in Black agents all over the world. The watch appears in all four episodes of the MIB series and is as much a part of their uniform as the black suit and wraparound sunglasses. Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith, and Tessa Thompson all wear the Ventura.
Vintage & Historical Watch
This 1888 solid gold Rockford pocket watch holds great distinction and is an outstanding piece of horological history!
Beautifully handcrafted goldsmithing and definitely crafted by an expert artisan and jeweler. This Rockford pocket watch is quite clearly collector quality and museum-worthy with a full cut round brilliant diamond in the center.
America’s highly respected Rockford watches of Illinois made some of the best watches of its time. A relatively small company, they rose to fame as an exemplary railroad watch. Because railroad watches had to keep the best time possible, they were considered the finest of timepieces.
This watch houses an exemplary movement, still in good working condition. The words “R.W. Co., Rockford, Ill., Adjusted” are engraved on its two-tone nickel and gilt movement. Up until the mid-1890s Rockford’s higher grade watches were marked “Adjusted” so you can be assured this is one of their finer watch movements. In addition, engraved geometric patterns and feathers adorn the movement.
Its case is solid 14K gold and its motif consists of three colors of gold: yellow, rose or pink, and green gold. Hand engraving covers the entire case. Lastly, In conclusion, throughout our research, we could not find a solid gold case of this high quality on a Rockford watch.