Watch This!

Watch This!
ESSENCE.COM Oct, 17, 2008

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One of our favorite accessories, no matter the season, is a functional piece. There’s no need to wear the same watch every day, so change it up a bit with a few of our faves.

—Tiffany Miller

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Leave it to Betsey Johnson to create the perfect bling. This delicate white watch commands attention in just the right size. Buy it for $125 at

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This classic Burberry watch will last from season to season. We love the classic Burberry plaid and sophisticated square face. But it for $325 at

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Let this beautiful gold-plated Roberto Cavalli watch slither up your wrist. The dainty style suits the classic lady, but has enough edge to be a bit of a risk. Buy it for $494 at

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This chic sport-style watch packs a little punch with its orange band. The DKNY chronograph watch is an everyday favorite with jeans or a frilly little dress. Buy it for $82.50 at

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We love the vintage appeal of this marcasite watch. The intricate details make it look like it was passed down from generations. You’d never guess this $38 find is brand-new. Buy it at

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You don’t have to wear a man’s watch to command a powerful look. This gold-plated Michael Kors is strong enough for a man, but made for a woman. It’s bold, cool and truly sexy. Buy it for $195 at

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The hottest watch of the season wraps your wrist more than once. This cute La Mer version is a bracelet and watch in one. We love the bold leather combined with the dainty charms. Buy it for $95 at

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If you’re a one-watch gal, this stunner really will go with everything. The classic silver band on this L.A.M.B. logo watch with the bold black and white face is a beautiful complement to any outfit. Buy it for $395 at

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Marc by Marc Jacobs’s cutest watch isn’t around the wrist. This zipper pendant tells time. Buy it for $175 at

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This old-school favorite is the perfect pairing to your silver bangles. Plus, it always stays put. Buy your Timex for $17.99 at