The transition from your trusty, all-weather sports watch to a signature piece may be difficult to make, but help is on hand. Essentially, a good watch is characterised by perfectly-calibrated ‘tick-tocks’, classic design and sturdiness. Whether your piggy bank is full to the brim, or you’re looking for a budget buy, we think our pick of men’s watches will check all three boxes.

For Less: Timex’s Analogue Watch

Photo source: Flipkart

Photo source: Flipkart

A super interesting dial that lets you get really specific {hours, minutes or seconds}, a brown leather strap that’s perfect for work or play and a two-year warrantee make this watch a steal. Rejoice, because it’s also on discount right now!

Price: INR 2,195 {on sale for INR 1,095}

Buy it online here.

For More: Fossil’s Chronograph Watch

Photo source: Ethos Watches

Photo source: Ethos Watches

All-black-everything, we can’t stop swooning at the sight of this beaut watch. Part of Fossil’s Nate collection, it tells the date and time, is armoured with a steel strap and is guaranteed to elevate any outfit you wear. Add to cart already.

Price: INR 9,995

Buy it online here.