Inexpensive Gift Watches For 2022

Everyone enjoys receiving a gift. No matter what holiday or personal event you celebrate giving a gift adds to the moment. As we enter the holidays giving a small token of your appreciation for being invited to a party is a kind act. Giving an inexpensive gift watch will certainly be remembered.

Although some feel that watches are out of style, to the contrary they are the perfect gift. Watches are an expression of one’s personality. They are extensions of your personal style. If you do not think you need a watch, think again. Watches are accents that are like jewelry showing who we are.

There are many designs and styles to match whoever you are. Here are inexpensive watches that could easily be given as a gift to another or yourself.

Here is our “4 Step Guide For Finding The Best Watches For Yourself Or Someone Else” to help your search.


Puzzled about what to give people who enjoy doing puzzles. Here is one that stands out.

This interesting design has a matching rubber case and smooth silicone watch band.

Multi-colored puzzle pieces form the background for the watch face.

Although a charming design, this might make it difficult to read the time.

Timex Easy Reader

Here is a classic watch design, with just the things needed, that has stood the test of time. Not only that, it has the Timex Indiglo back-light technology that led the way to telling time in the dark.

A white dial has bold Arabic numbers that are coupled with black easy to read hands. Included on the face is a date window at the three o’clock position.

The silver tone brass case and mineral glass crystal lens ensure durability.

The basic look is completed with a black genuine leather buckle strap.

Amazon Essentials Watch

Want just the watch numbers to stand out for easy reading? Here is a matte black dial with easy to read white Arabic numbers.

Silver-toned luminous hands allow for viewing the time in darkened environments.

The three o’clock position has an outlined date window.

A great value for the money.

Anne Klein Bracelet Watch

Concentric circle design with bold rose gold-tone Roman numerals will add an elegant accent to your outfit.

The deep green dial is showcased by the rose gold-tone case and matching adjustable link bracelet. This is secured with a jewelry clasp.

Its light weight makes it easy to wear. A very giftable watch at an affordable price.

Casio 10 Year Battery

No need to worry about changing a battery soon. This watch has the approximate battery life of 10 years displayed on its bezel.

All of the features you would expect of a basic digital watch are included.

Need to keep track of different events? Five alarms are available to set.

Its wide face make it easy to read.

Gypsophila Fashion Watch

This watch has an interesting name. Gypsophila, also known as baby’s breath, is a plant member of the carnation family.

Definitely a style accent that looks more like jewelry with a watch attached.

Available in several different color combinations to match the mode you want to display.


Want an obscure conversation started? Mention that your watch is a Geneva. Geneva is a girls’ name of French origin that means “juniper tree” and is a little used baby name. If that does not work, then go with the Merriam-Webster definition of “a highly bitter gin originally made in the Netherlands.”

This charming minimalist design is meant to be an accessory that stands out at a very cheap price. The watch is available in a number of different colors.

KXAITO Sports Watch

Here is a sport watch design that combines both analog and digital displays into one.

Built for daily use durability, the acrylic crystal glass window is scratch resistant and the watch mechanisms are protected by a metal case.

Inner windows on the face are used to display date, day and digital time.

The Thermoplastic polyurethane band material make it comfortable to wear.

Although the overall functionality may be cool to have, the size of the watch face (53 mm, 2 in) might be uncomfortable for some.

Casio 12-24 Hour Classic

Only the basics needed for 24 hour time. This classic Casio analog watch gives those who need 24 hour time what they need.

Its concentric dial design displays 24 hour time on the outside border and 12 hour time on the inside.

The subdued yellow dial provide an easy to read background.

Quartz movement assures accurate time. The resin band with buckle closure make it comfortable to wear.

BRIGADA Minimalist

You are in a meeting and want to know the time but it is awkward to look at your phone.

This minimalist watch design helps solve that problem.

A fashionable combination of modern and classic design that is not overpowering.

The black watch face displays concentric circles. The outer circle being polished black with the markers, a minute track, and small numbers. The inner circle having a matte finish to add elegance to the design.

Anne Klein Bangle Watch

This rose gold-toned bangle watch is a classy, fashionable addition for the times you want to dress up.

With a round numberless dial that only has markers at the three, six, and nine positions the rose gold-toned dial features a diamond marker at twelve o’clock.

A split bangle look and jewelry clasp accentuate other jewelry accents that accompany it.

This sophisticated look makes you think you are wearing a much more expensive watch.

Casio Rectangular Classic

Want a classic look that does not include the traditional round dial? Here is a minimalist look that stands out.

The rectangular resin bezel with a stainless steel back case attaches to a comfortable black resin band. An adjustable buckle clasp securely fastens the watch to your wrist.

Gold-tone hands with a sweeping second hand distinctively display the time on the gray dial.

Unassuming circular markers appear at five minute intervals.

This is a fashionable look that will be perfect for those times you want to add a little class to your style.

Relic by Fossil Queen’s Court

This sophisticated design is perfect for a night on the town.

Swarovski crystals enclose the dial which has an inner ring of crystals encompassing a center mother of pearl detail.

The small case (27 mm, 1.1 in) and band (12 mm, 0.5 in) size are unassuming and lightweight to wear.

With a brown plated stainless steel case and watch band that includes a center stripe of Swarovski crystals the elegant design of this timepiece stands out.

A luminous three hand analog display allows you to view the time in low light situations. The watch face is protected by a mineral crystal lens that is scratch resistant.

This is a great gift that anyone would like to add to their jewelry collection, with the additional benefit of telling time.

MF Mini Focus Business Casual

For the person who wants a business casual watch that is womewhat bigger on the wrist, this is it. With its 47 mm (1.9 in) case and 22 mm (0.9 in) watch band, it will stand out.

A brown patterned dial has three mini-subdials to use as a chronograph and a rectangular date box offset at the five o’clock position.

Brown and gold-toned markers complement the watch face.

The matte black alloy case attaches to the genuine brown leather tang clasp buckle watch band.

Why buy a watch?

Some people think that you do not need a watch anymore. They wonder why would anyone buy a watch.

Although your phone can certainly display the time it is not always convenient.

It might not present a good appearance if you are on a date or in a meeting and you have to pull out your phone to see the time. Not all of us like to sweat all over our phone when exercising. Some of us do not like to jog with our phones.

Watches are more like jewelry. There are numerous designs and styles. They can range from minimalist to large, basic to featureful, conservative to artistic.

When you decide on a timepiece, it is a statement of who you are. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases. We also participates in other affiliate programs and may earn a referral commission if you purchase through links on this website. The information presented here is for general educational purposes only. 

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