The Merits of the Engagement Watch
Giving engagement watches is a fairly new practice, with web searches and press coverage tracing back to 2016. The practice has grown more popular in recent years because of several reasons.
First is that women are growing more interested in watches — even donning pieces that were traditionally made for men. Women who are into watches, or want a more functional piece that is also beautiful and meaningful, tend to express their preference for a shiny new watch over a diamond ring.