Every collegiette™ wants to keep it classy, but practicality matters, too. We’ve found a way to combine both with our list of the top 20 watches, each of which will get you places — in style and on time. Read on to find a watch that meets your needs and suits your tastes, no matter your budget.
$30 and under
Keep it simple with this baby blue Xhilaration watch. Its silver rim and white center give off an air of sophistication, but its bright strap is full of fun.
Turquoise Jel Trans Analog Watch, Xhilaration, $12.99 at Target
Give your wrist a break with a watch that’s super light — both on the wrist and on the eyes. It tells you the time without any extra clutter from bulky buttons and doubles as a mod bubble-gum pink accessory.
VanDam Pink Silicone Digital Stretch Watch, RumbaTime, $16 at Kohl’s
Charming and Chunky
Be bold with an oversized watch in your favorite color — this one comes in green, orange, red and cobalt. Match it to complement your outfit or your pretty eyes; mix it for a pop of color.
‘Soft Touch’ Watch, Titanium, $18 at Nordstrom
Two Tone Intertwine
Be chic without going broke with this gold- and silver-toned watch, dressed up in disguise as a bangle bracelet. The mother-of-pearl and crystal accents will shimmer and shine on any night out.
Women's Two Tone Open Work Bangle Bracelet, Style & Co., $29.98 at Macy’s
Ever get nostalgic about your childhood trips to Disneyland? Keep your childhood alive while looking all grown up with this sparkly, black-banded Mickey Mouse watch.
Black Enamel Crystal Accent Mickey Watch, Disney®, $30 at JC Penney