Chances are you’ve spent plenty of time fretting over what you’re going to wear to that black tie party next week. If you’re getting that dressed up, make sure your wrist shows for that effort too with the right dress watch. 

A classic dress watch is an accessory that’s just as important as a tie or pocket square. It might not be an everyday timepiece, but it’ll lend plenty of sophistication to your ensemble. Whether you’re looking to add an investment piece to your collection, or want to look thoroughly dapper for that dinner party, here are the best dress watches for this festive season — and beyond.