When it comes to sub-$1,000 watches, there are a lot of ways to go wrong and very few ways to go right, which is why we put together this handy guide that highlights the best of the best:
Italian microbrand Unimatic makes stunning dive watches with tons of minimalist-meets-rugged style. Limited to 400 examples, this one is at the very top of our wishlist this year.
Taking inspiration from iconic vintage watches, this handsome strap star is a great buy that won't break the bank and a perfect "vacation watch" when on the move.
A contemporary reissue of the sleek 1960s Timex original featuring a mechanical movement and tons of all-black-everything style, this is easily the best value play right now.
We love the motoring-inspired watches from Autodromo and the updated Group B watch is our favorite from their collection. Just plain cool.
Featuring an automatic movement alongside 300 meters of water resistance and a ceramic bezel, this stainless steel stunner is built to handle anything and look good doing it.