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Buying The Perfect Designer Watch Gift For Mothers Day

Buying The Perfect Designer Watch Gift For Mothers Day

Whether you are looking for a gift for your mother, mothers, step mother, Grandma, or a special person in your life that has been like a mother to you, what better way to show them how much they mean to you than with a beautiful design watch. Perhaps you are looking for a gift for the mother of your children or a family member that has recently become a new mother, Mothers Day is a time to treasure those closest to you.

Buying a watch for Mothers Day is a great way to surprise your loved one them by showing off not only how valuable they are to you, but also  just how well you know them. Buying a watch can be a very personal decision & you may find it daunting to be faced with such an open challenge! You know that they want one or possibly need one, but have no idea how to choose the one for them. Making a decision of this nature can often put a lot of pressure on you, so you may find yourself considering telling them about their gift so that they can choose their own watch, or abandoning the idea all together, neither of which is ideal. Fear not!  Here is a handy guide to help you to discreetly choose the perfect watch.

So, where do you start?


The brand is a very big decision, Buying a watch from their favorite brand will definitely earn you a few  brownie points! In some cases, the style, purpose or value of the watch is overlooked by the fact that you have bought them a watch from a brand that they adore.

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For someone that is very much into their tech, asmart watch with a touch screen is most definitely the way to go. The more features and gadgets the watch has the better! Especially if they are compatible with other mobile devices!

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Do they run, cycle, swim, climb, dive or fly? If so you are going to need specific features, which can make the situation slightly more complex, use the links below to find more information about the features needed when buying a performance watch. In general, the safest option to buy would be a digital watch, as these can be very hardy and resistant, however there are some beautiful analogue watches and smart watches for extreme sports also.

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If you are buying them a watch with to be worn at a special formal occasion such as a wedding or christening, vintage & retro style analogue watches would be suitable, as would slim and bangle watches. 

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For those of you out there working with a budget in mind, our watched can easily be filtered so that you only see watches that are within your price range. Dont forget to also check out our sale section for all of our best deals on designer watches.

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Now that you have narrowed down your choices, all thats left is to pick styles and features that you know they will like! They may be interested in a specific colour, metal or material or perhaps a style such as military, retro, slim, vintage or swiss!


Top tips for finding out what they like

  • Plan early! Taking notes on what they like over a long period of time means you can buy the perfect watch without raising suspicion as all, note their favorite colours and materials as well as what to avoid!
  • Seek out help from friends, family members and partners. They will not only be able to help you pick a more personal gift, but also throw them off the scent!
  • If the person goes shopping on a regular basis, ask someone to with them under the pretense that they are looking for a watch for themselves. This opens up the opportunity to not only guage what they like in a watch, but also what they need and even the size of the strap.
  • Stage a fake shopping trip can be a risk, if it not typical that you would go watch shopping, then this could send off alarm bells. You could mention pretend that you would like a watch as a present, or you are buying one for someone else.

Now you have enough tools to get started, take a look around our website or visit us in store. Not only can we help you make the decision, but we have a great returns policy just in case the watch you choose isn't quite right. We also provide watch repair services that are ideal for watches that are family heirlooms that have been passed down. This type of gift is beautifully thoughtful for Mothers day.

All gifts come with a free gift wrapping option and sizing for up to 30 days from purchase date. Our watches can also be engraved or sent with a gift card with a heartfelt personal message. Contact us to find out more about what we can do for you.