Here’s An Excuse To Shop These Under-$1,000 Watches: Valentine’s Day Is Coming

These luxe pieces won’t break the bank.

by Danielle Naer and Valerie Stepanova
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BREDA gold Jane watch.

Few items make as great a gift as an elegant timepiece, which can be passed down from generation to generation as vintage treasures. For anyone needing an excuse to shop for watches, good news: Valentine’s Day is less than a month away. A stylish wristwatch is another way of saying “I love you,” without defaulting to the proverbial heart-shaped necklace. That said, watches can often be quite an investment. Keeping this in mind, TZR rounded up the 15 best watches under $1,000, so all you need to do is add your favorite to your checkout cart.

The timepiece you choose for yourself, or someone else, should be a reflection of its wearer, especially where personality and individual style comes into play. For the tech-savvy woman in your life, consider picking up the all-new Gen 5E smartwatch from MICHAEL Michael Kors, which comes with functions like a heart rate and activity tracker and a built-in GPS. Meanwhile, Salvatore Ferragamo’s Gancino style combines the sensibilities of a watch with the elegance of a bracelet. For those who prefer a punch of nostalgia, there’s MICHELE’s Deco watch ($495) and Timex’s leather-strapped style ($50).

Once you’ve found the right piece, be sure to complete your gift-giving prowess with a thoughtful, anything-but-ordinary bouquet of flowers. (Editor’s tip: dried floral bouquets are super trendy right now — and they last twice as long.)

We only include products that have been independently selected by TZR’s editorial team. However, we may receive a portion of sales if you purchase a product through a link in this article.

BREDA Jane Watch

DOXA SUB 200 Divingstar Watch

Tory Burch Evil Eye Bangle Watch

SKAGEN Hybrid Smartwatch HR

Gucci G-Timeless Watch

Fossil Jacqueline Brown Leather Watch

Frederique Constant Caree Watch

Mondaine Official Swiss Railways Evo2 Watch

MICHAEL Michael Kors Gen 5E Darci Smartwatch

Versace Goldtone Bracelet Watch

Salvatore Ferragamo Gancino Bracelet Watch

MICHELE Deco Sport Quilted Leather Watch

Timex 25mm Leather Strap Watch

Aark Bit Watch

Fendi My Way Watch

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