Top Watch Trends 2018 Women's - The Currently Trending Ladies Watch Styles  

Here are the top 10 watch trends 2018 women's. Accessorize fashionably by picking one of these currently trending ladies timepieces to grace your wrist.

Watches never go out of style but there are those styles, colors, shapes and details that shine every year. A watch is more than just a time telling tool. Why not capitalize on the full power a wrist watch has as a fashion accessory and wear a fashionable watch to express your style and apply the finishing touches to your outfits.

Take a pick of what appeals to your personal style among the current women's watch trends. If you're looking for the best watch gift for her, you won't go wrong with any of these trendy female timepieces.

Some of the Top Ladies Watches for 2018: 

Top Watch Trends 2018 Women's

1. Simple Minimalist Watches

Minimalist women's watches are trending as some of women's top favorite watch styles. What's not to love about them! Their simple, understated style does not make them boring or unnoticeable.

They exude effortless style and an understated luxury and possess a timeless elegance and sophistication. Effortlessly cool, go with anything and perfect for everyday wear. Some have leather straps, some have metal bracelet bands while others feature the elegant and intricate Milanese/mesh straps.

Brands that excel in this pared down Scandinavian style include Daniel Wellington, Skagen, Cluse, Rosefield, The Horse, MVMT, Cluse, Larsson & Jennings, Movado, Olivia Burton, Ted Baker, Kate Spade New York among others.

2. Smart Watches

2018 belongs to the era of the smartwatch. Wrist watches are doing much more than tell time. A smartwatch is a watch, calculator, fitness activity tracker and style accessory all in one compact device at the convenience of your wrist. Perfect watches that meets the modern woman's lifestyle needs and suits her style

You can opt for a smartwatch by a tech and smartphone company such as Apple, ASUS, Samsung and Pebble or go for a designer hybrid watch by fashion and watch companies such as Michael Kors, Fossil, Skagen, Kate Spade, Guess among others.

Here are the top smartwatches for women right now. They are stylish smartwatches for ladies sized and scaled for small wrists and feminine tastes.

3. Big Oversized Watches are Still in Style in 2018!

Yes, big watches are still in style in 2018! An oversized watch is a statement accessory and statement jewelry and accessories are in. Celebrities are style icons and trend influencers and their wearing large watches has made them popular.

Whether you're accessorizing a jeans and white tee look or a work outfit, you cannot go wrong with a bold, eye catching watch that stands out on the wrist.

There are big and sporty watches in line with the athleisure watch trend, boyfriend timepieces that're menswear inspired and large multifunctional watches with multiple dials. 

4. Feminine Bling Watches

Ladies bling watches are the the perfect accessories to add some luxurious glamor to looks for parties, night outs, new year's eve, and whenever you need to sparkle and shine. These stunning timepieces will make the everyday glamorous making every moment feel like a special occasion.  

The gems used range from precious stones- diamonds, emeralds, sapphires, rubies, to semi precious stones- pearls, topaz and more to lab created synthetic and simulated gemstones such as Swarovski crystals, cubic zirconia and other rhinestones.

The stones or crystals can be set on the dial, on the bezel, on the bracelet or all over with iced out bling watches. There are also watches with celestial inspired dials as sparkly as the night sky.  

5. The Designer Watch

A well designed and classy designer piece is always a fabulous addition to an outfit.

Like a designer shoe or handbag, a designer wrist watch is the perfect accessory for all kinds of outfits. It has style and quality.

You will love your fabulous new watch and style accessory for years to come without it going out of style.

Top designer watches for women in 2018 are by top names such as Gucci, Versace, Salvatore Ferragamo, Fendi, Burberry, and Michele.

6. Rose Gold Watches

The rose gold watch trend is another women's watch trend that's here to stay. Did you know that rose gold first became fashionable at the beginning of the 19th century! In recent years, its popularity has exploded.

The rose gold tone was first created in 19th century Russia when Carl Fabergé combined yellow gold with copper to create the blush-toned alloy. This's why it was originally referred to as “Russian gold.”  

Its popularity all over the world started in the 1920s when Cartier introduced its famous trinity band featuring white, yellow, and rose gold tones. 

Rose gold is simply beautiful and leds warmth to an item. The rosy gold tone is universally flattering and looks great on just about anyone. It has a wonderful glow that it throws onto the skin adding radiance to any skin tone. 

7. Blues and Greens

Blue and green watches are always stylish and striking and are some of the trending styles right now. They're also among the most beautiful and eye catching adding a stunning pop of color on the wrist.  

Green is rich, vibrant and sophisticated and ladies green watches are definitely beautiful and eye catching. And what's not to love about blue, the number one favorite color for most people 

Whether green or blue is your favorite color or you just want to update your accessories collection with a trendy style accessory,  a blue or green watch can offer that pop of color that spices up a neutral outfit. Or you can coordinate it with the outfit and the other fashion accessories.

8. Leather Watches

The ladies leather watch trend 2018 includes simple minimalist leather watches to vibrantly colored leather strap watches.

And there are so many styles to choose from. From the traditional black and brown straps to trendy new styles that are interesting and glamorous - textured and glittering metallics to dyed leather in a variety of colors to wrap around styles. Dark, distressed leather lends a vintage feel, while bright colors have a fresh and fashion-forward feel. 

Leather watches suit all kinds of outfits and occasions from formal dressy, to work to casual and have a lighter feel than metal bracelets. Leather straps are comfortable to wear and add a style flair to a watch. 

9. Latest Branded Watches for Ladies 2018 - Most Popular and Trendsetting Brands 

Here is a list of the top ladies watch brands for 2018 

The watch manufacturers with the most loved and trending branded female timepieces include Michael Kors, Fossil, Citizen, Michele, DW, Movado, TAG Heuer, Guess, Versace, Kate Spade New York and more.

The top women's watch brands range from fashion watch brands offering affordable quartz/battery powered time tellers with beauty and style, respected and reputable brands that make watches exclusively, highly coveted designer brands offering elegant and distinct designs with Swiss movements and craftsmanship and luxury watch brands with heritage and values in traditional watch making.

10. New Ladies Luxury Watches - Ladies Luxury Watch Trends for 2018

New ladies luxury watch releases play an important role in shaping the most popular watch styles every year. This is because luxury watch makers are the leading innovators and trendsetters in watch making.

Every year, various luxury watch manufacturers introduce brand new watches, updated versions of their iconic watches, or limited/special editions. These are usually unveiled at the annual watch shows and fairs: Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) held in Geneva, Switzerland every January and Baselworld held in Basel, Switzerland in March every year.

New luxury women's watches unveiled at SIHH 2018 include and feature beautiful designs, vibrant colors, leather straps, shades of blues and greens, complications, dazzling bezels and dials with sparkly gems and embellishments, decorative faces, galaxy inspired dials, panda-dials—white dials with dark/black contrasting chronograph subdials.  

No need to choose between aesthetics and mechanics. Ladies can have it all with stunning high-end technical and complicated mechanical watches made with ladies in mind.

More: Explore The Best Women's Luxury Watches

Photo Gallery of New Ladies Luxury Watches in 2018 - Unveiled at Baselworld and SIHH 2018

Here is a gallery of the newest releases in 2018 compiled from Pinterest. See the entire new luxury ladies watches board at Pinterest.

Women's Watch Trends 2018 Final Recap

The above are the women's watch trends 2018 that continue to unfold as the year progresses. The latest branded watches for ladies, the favorite timepieces most popular on women's wrists, the new female luxury watches showcased at this year's SIHH watch fair held in January 2018, the hottest wrist watch styles, colors, shapes, sizes, materials and more interesting female watch trends. 

There are new trends and enduring hot styles. All of them are attractive on the wrist and make amazing style accessories while making it easy to keep time and make it count.

Step up your accessorizing game with a fashionable watch to tell time and spice up your looks! From simple minimalist, smartwatches, modern classics, big and gold watches, vibrant colors, leather straps to statement timepieces, you'll find something to match your taste among the latest trending ladies watches and most popular styles.  

Not found the perfect watch yet or looking for more watch ideas? Go to the Homepage and explore more top classic and latest women's watches and brands.

Have a Fabulous and Productive 2018!

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As the Chinese Proverb goes: ''An inch of time is an inch of gold but you can't buy that inch of time with an inch of gold''. Well, you can buy a great timepiece to help you manage the precious gift that is time while expressing your style!