The large watch trend is in full swing. In recent years men's watches have become larger and larger, and the women have noticed. Not to be outdone, women have jumped on the trend themselves. Check out any model or female celebrity on the red carpet recently and you'll notice their watch has made a statement. Large watches on women are here to stay.
No matter how small or dainty a woman's wrist may be, it is instantly enhanced with a "men's size" watch. The Rolex 36mm Datejust or the Rolex Presidential looks stunning on a woman's wrist. The watch creates an instant statement and demands attention. In day's past, men were the only one's comfortable wearing such a piece, but in today's fashion a man sporting one of these pieces would lose his watch wearing credibility. By today's standards, the Rolex 36mm is considered too small and feminine for a man's wrist. However, women have no problem sporting a watch measuring anywhere from 34-40mm.
A variety of companies have jumped on the large watch trend and have begun producing these statement pieces specifically for women. Still some women prefer to go straight for the pieces that began the trend, choosing to make a man's watch their own. Jennifer Aniston is often seen displaying her favorite gold watch, a man's Submariner Rolex. The man's Rolex Daytona, it can be found on the likes of Jillian Michaels, Sofia Vergara, and Vanessa Bryant.
So, what's a fashion forward women to do? The women seem to be accepting the fate of their old, delicate, outdated watches and jumping on the large watch bandwagon. Their replacing the dainty watches with bold statements. If you're looking to do the same, contact us. We buy preowned watches and we want to hear from you.← Back to the Blog