Some of the famous names that are available in the gents strap watches. Many low cost watch manufacturers also have these gent strap watches available. There are as many makers of these watches as there are people who wear them, thus accounting for the great diversity in watch making and types of watches that are available. The UK has a variety of companies that sell these watches some are available on websites. Pronto is an example of such a site. You can see the items that are present and see all the various intricacies and designs of the watches. Many Gents strap watches are really decorative and functional pieces of jewelry as well as practical devices to keep track of the time.
These watches may be less popular than they once were since the advent of cell phones but it is doubtful they are ever going to go out of style entirely, since they do serve a practical purpose; and also can look very attractive on the wrist of the wearer. One can only look on the web to see how many varieties of gents strap watches there are. They range from the multi function chronograph sports type watches to those that come with an elegant band and strap. Some of the timepieces have technology from France, Germany, Japan and the UK. the aforementioned Pronto.com, has a number of these bands with several different styles and prices. This site claims to have over 10,000 watch styles.
An individual can also go to a jeweler or watch shop and see what sort of watches are in stock. Gents strap watches can be very distinctive and can be had virtually anywhere in the world. These watches have been around since the decline of the pocket watch about the beginning of the twentieth century.
They are really easy and versatile ways to keep track of time, hence their popularity.
Seiko is another large purveyor of strap watches. Many of the watches have quartz and are available in a variety of styles such as chronograph, divers, kinetic, etc. their gents strap watches are primarily dress style watches, most come with a two year guarantee and several are water resistant and waterproof.