Time Tested: Watches worth a second look

While many have moved to wearing a mini version of a computer on their wrists, we say there’s still a place for the classic watch. Sure, sometimes we want to record our workouts with a single touch, or be reminded that breathing for a minute can help us be creative—but for certain occasions, there’s nothing like the comforting tick of a timepiece that’s made nearly the same way as they have been for generations. The current season’s lineup of watch models for men and women from enduring and iconic brands offers up elegance and sophistication in spades. And that, we say, is timeless.