The Watch Expert's Guide: U For Upsized

Watches

September 12, 2017 | BY Celine Yap

The A-Z of luxury watches: Why size doesn't matter.

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The size of an average men’s wristwatch today lies anywhere from 39 to 41mm. Watches below 39mm are considered boy-sized while those above 42mm are generally regarded as upsized. One of the greatest myths in the luxury watch industry is that people with slim wrists cannot wear large watches because it’s not about the size of the case, rather, its specific design and what kind of lugs it has.

 

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