How Should Your Watch Fit?
It is said that your “watch” is a window into your personality, as, amongst all the accessories, watches are the predominantly visible ones and can make a lasting impact. So when the question arises about wearing watches, it seems ridiculous because we’ve been wearing watches since our childhood. The obvious answer is – wear a watch that you feel comfortable in, and comfort being a relative term, may vary from person to person. Some people tend to compromise comfort for style or fashion, but in the long run, it only disturbs you.
Watches majorly comprise of the dial and the strap. The complete selection process of a watch thus depends on these two factors.
Watch dials these days come in any fathomable size; the best one is the one that is proportionate to your wrist. The dial styles range from the traditional simple design to the modern smartwatches. For the watches worn with a sleeve, 31-49 mm diameter dials tend to look best, while going without sleeves watches with dials as large as your wrist can be worn.
The watch strap’s basic functionality is to hold the dial in place and steadfast it to your wrist. Straps with materials ranging anywhere from rubber to gold and platinum are available these days. The major deciding factor other than comfort here is the cost. Casio watch price range is the most affordable. Straps make the watch look aesthetically pleasing, and it is always advisable to buy good quality straps.
The perfect watch alone can be of no good if it does not fit you well. Even though fashion and style preferences tells a lot about one’s taste, it is a good idea to ensure that a watch’s lugs don’t extend past the edges of your wrist. This simply means that, no matter how large a watch is, it looks best when all of it is actually on your wrist. Let us now take a look at watch fitting
The Watch fit
The watch even though worn according to one’s comfort must not be either too tight or too loose. If the watch is too tight, it tends to associate you with insecurity and if too lose it makes gives out an aura of callousness and indifference. The fit must be just perfect, so the watch neither slides down your wrist nor does it leave marks because of being tight. In the case of a steel strap or bracelet adjustments can be made using pins or clasps while in the case of rubber or synthetic straps, the whole configuration helps you achieve the perfect fit.
Wrist watch for men is a favorite accessory while for women they are a style statement. If the fit is proper, a watch can elevate your look and enhance your character else; they can tarnish both your look and image. This is also one of the reasons why they tell you to check out the fit before you purchase a watch.