Under $15,000: Top 7 High-End Casual Timepieces
This is part 4 (Casual) of a 5 part series on all High-End watches
- Part 1 : Sport Timepieces, $5,000 to $15,000
- Part 2: Fashion Timepieces, $5,000 to $15,000
- Part 3: Dress Timepieces, $5,000 to $15,000
- Part 4: Casual Timepieces, $5,000 to $15,000 [You Are Here]
- Part 5: Sales & Discounted Timepieces, $5,000 to $15,000
Watches are a great way to make a good impression, which is why it’s important to choose carefully what to wear on a daily basis or on a particular occasion. Even if it’s just a casual timepiece, you wouldn’t want to compromise its quality, because the type of watch you wear will determine the kind of person you are. For that reason, we’ve come up with this list of high-end casual timepieces, so that whatever the occasion, you can make a good impression on people you meet and not simply blend in.
Best Under $15,000 High-End Casual Watches
This is a very unique timepiece from Ulysse Nardin that features a blue dial with a rectangular center set in a steel case and blue ceramic bezel.
It highlights large and bold Roman numeral and index hour markers, plus a small seconds sub-dial by the 6 o’clock position. A large double date window at the 2 o’clock hour marker also adorns this beautiful watch. Add to that a Dual/Second Time Zone display window at the 9 o’clock position.
Completing the look of this watch is a blue a alligator/crocodile skin leather strap and ceramic pushers set at the left side of the case.
IWC presents this stainless steel case watch with a black textured rubber strap.
It comes with a unidirectional rotating stainless steel bezel and a blue dial. The dial is graced by silver-toned index hour markers and minute trackers, as well as luminescent silver-toned hands. In addition to these details are three sub-dials for the watch’s chronograph functions, plus a day and date display window by the 3 o’clock position.
Equipped with an automatic movement, this timepiece comes with approximately 42 hours of power reserve. It also features a screw down crown, a solid case back, and a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal window. Tough, durable, and comfortable at the same time, this is a great watch to wear on an everyday basis.
This Luminor watch from Panerai is a pretty slick-looking watch that you won’t regret adding to your collection.
It’s very unique in a way that its crown comes with its own casing that can be locked down to prevent it from being adjusted. It comes with a black dial with general time-telling elements including gold-toned Arabic numeral hour markers, black index hands with gold accents, a GMT sub-dial by the 9 o’clock position, and a date display window beside the 3 o’clock marker.
This watch comes with a black titanium case, making it durable and lightweight at the same time, plus a brown leather strap to complete its look. Finally, its beautiful automatic movement that can be seen through the transparent case back.
From Chopard comes this very reliable watch that features a robust black rubber strap, stainless steel case, and ceramic bezel.
It has a silver-toned dial that combines black and red accents that blend perfectly well. It features white index hour markers with red dots for the minute markers, as well as a mix of black Arabic numeral and index marker for the minute track on the outer rim. The watch also features three chronograph sub-dials, as well as a tachymeter scale on the bezel.
Powered by automatic movement, this watch is also water resistant up to 50 meters. If you’re an automobile and watch lover at the same time, you will surely fall in love with this timepiece.
From world-renown brand Rolex comes this stainless steel watch with a green bezel and dark green dial.
This is a very tough watch and is one of the most iconic diver’s watches in the world. It features a ceramic rotating bezel that is virtually scratch proof, plus a sapphire crystal window that protects the watch’s face. It comes with large round hour markers and index hands, plus a large date display window by the 3 o’clock position.
Meanwhile, at the bezel of the watch is a count-up 0-60 scale. A big and bold watch, this is a fun timepiece, and one you won’t get bored wearing or staring at.
This is an extremely well-done timepiece from Hublot that features a stainless steel case and black textured rubber strap.
It has a black dial that features a mix of white Arabic numeral and thick baton markers, plus a white skeleton index hands with a red seconds hand. It also comes with three sub-dials, as well as a date display window that’s located between the 4 o’clock and 5 o’clock positions.
Looking at the watch, you can say that a lot of attention has been given to its details. Consider the bold heads on the bezel and lugs, for instance. The track marks on the rubber strap also make this watch look rather unique and sporty, yet elegant at the same time.
There’s no doubt that this Grand Carrera watch from TAG Heuer is one of the best race-inspired timepieces in the world today.
A very elegant-looking sports watch, this fast and furious timepiece features a titanium case with a black leather strap with red stitching. Its black dial features gunmetal index hour markers and hour and minute hands, while its seconds hands is a bloody red.
It features two rotating chronograph sub-dials, too, plus a date display window right at the 6 o’clock position. In addition, this watch comes with a tachymeter scale right on its bezel. A truly stunning timepiece, this watch looks like it’s going 100 miles per hour even though it’s just sitting on your wrist!