The History of Trusted Timex Watches

    The History of Trusted Timex Watches

    Timex is one of the most trusted brands of watches in the world. With a history that traces back to the mid-nineteenth century, it has been known for quality, reliability and style for generations. No matter what your age, career or sense of fashion, you can find a watch you like among the many affordable watches offered by Timex.

    If you prefer a classic look, you will appreciate the Timex Men’s Easy Reader Quartz Brown Leather Strap Watch. With a pedigree that harkens back to the early twentieth century when Timex retooled the pocket watch into a wrist style for soldiers, this watch offers an easy to read round face and a handsome leather strap with a buckle clasp. The case is brass with a stainless steel back. The white face features simple to read black numerals, and a date window sits beside 3:00. You can wear this watch with confidence to important office meetings or to the park with the kids. Wherever you’re headed, the Timex Men’s Easy Reader will get you there on time.

    Women can take advantage of style and dependability in an Easy Reader style, too. The Timex Women’s Easy Reader Quartz Gold-tone Case Black Leather Strap Watch is a more feminine version of this popular watch. Simple and lovely, it is a watch that looks as good with a business suit as it does with a pair of shorts and a T-shirt. The black strap is made of leather and features a buckle clasp. The case is round with a gold-tone front and stainless steel back. Quartz movement powers the timepiece, making it one of the most reliable watches around.

    The Timex Men’s Atlantis Quartz Black Nylon Strap Digital Watch is a sporty version that is a favorite among watch wearers. The nylon strap is comfortable as well as attractive in black. The resin case is round with a rectangular face that features a digital display. Night-light capability allows you to see the time in the middle of the night, and you can also see the 100 hour chronograph, time zone settings and 99-lap counter. The watch even features a countdown timer and an alarm to ensure that you’re never late for your favorite sporting event.

    Women appreciate sportiness, too, and the Timex Women’s Ironman Quartz Oval Case Black Resin Strap Digital Watch will ensure that you are on time whether you’re participating in a motorcycle rally or diving at old shipwrecks. Black resin makes this timepiece durable as well as attractive, and the buckle clasp is easy to work. More resin houses the dial and the case features a stainless steel back. Time and date displays in a digital format, and there are plenty of sporty features including being water resistant to 100 meters.

    If you’re looking for a dressier timepiece, you can still turn to the Timex brand to find what you need. The Timex men’s Easy Reader Quartz Two-tone Stainless Steel Bracelet Watch is a handsome choice. Start with the two-tone stainless steel bracelet, and then consider the round white dial. Arabic numerals circle that dial with a date window at the 3:00 position and the Timex name positioned below 12:00. Gleaming and masculine, this watch is a perfect choice for special evenings out or presentations in the board room. No matter where you need to go, this fine watch will get you there on time.

    The Timex Women’s Quartz Gold-tone Stainless Steel Expansion Dress Bracelet Watch is a dressy timepiece for any woman on the go. Gold-tone and silver-tone links on the bracelet feature a unique shape that proclaims your femininity as much as does the oval brass case. The back of that case is made of stainless steel for durability. The dial is white with Arabic numerals at the primary positions and markers at all others. The black hour and minute hands look delicate but they are powered by a reliable quartz movement. This watch is so elegant that you’ll want to wear it all the time.

    The Cavatina was the first woman’s watch that Timex produced, and it is still a popular timepiece today. The Timex Women’s Cavatina Quartz Gold-tone Case Black Leather Strap Watch features a white oval dial that is surrounded by a gold-tone case. The strap is fashioned of black leather in a sleek style that is as lovely as it is comfortable. Black Arabic numerals mark the hours, and elegant gold-tone hour and minute hands are powered by a quartz movement. This is another Timex watch that will go with you anywhere. Jeans and a sweater match it just as well as a skirt and blouse, so keep this watch around for any occasion.

    With a pedigree that dates back centuries, the Timex name became a household word in the 1960s, and that name is equated with reliability as well as value. If you are looking for a watch that you can depend upon, take a look at the extensive line that Timex has to offer.

    Curtis Smith is a freelance writer who writes about jewelry, including Timex Watches.

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