Six easy ways to style your rose gold watch

First published: 16-09-2014

While rose gold may well be the hottest hue of the moment, many are reluctant to invest in a watch in this shade for fear that it will clash with their existing accessories, or even items of clothing for that matter. As it happens, many argue that rose gold is in fact easier to wear than the classic yellow gold. With the ability to flatter any skin tone, a rose gold watch is a key accessory that's more than worthy of a place in your jewellery box.

Six easy ways to style your rose gold watch

Not convinced? Here at Watch Shop, we've come up with a variety of ways to style your rose gold watch, proving that this on-trend colour is far more versatile than might otherwise be assumed.

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A hint of warmth


During the winter months, a rose gold watch is perfectly paired with garments in natural and understated tones. Give a beige blouse or a cream cardigan a subtle glow by accessorizing it with a timepiece in this year's most sought-after shade.

Metallic mixture

Surprisingly enough, rose gold can be combined with a range of metals, including silver, copper and gold. Throw on your favourite rings, beads and bangles to add the finishing touch to any plain or casual outfit. The more the merrier!

Cool or classy

No matter what the occasion, a rose gold watch is the ideal accessory to dress any outfit up or down. Team it up with your staple black dress for a chic and sophisticated affair, or a jersey dress in a summery shade to create a laid-back look.

Nude nails


Painting your nails in certain complementary colours is yet another fool proof way of drawing attention to any rose gold watch. Steer clear of shades with sparkles or shimmer and make your rose gold watch the centre of attention by opting for a varnish that's natural and inoffensive , such as nude or dusky pink

Dark contrast

Don't be fooled into thinking that a rose gold watch can only be seen on your wrist during the summer months. Worn with a dark-coloured piece, such as a grey jacket or a charcoal shirt, a rose gold watch will not only liven up your outfit, it's sure to stand out and get heads turning too.

Suited and booted


Due to the feminine tone of this much-adored metal, some might say that a rose gold watch is by means a man's accessory. However, team it up with a business suit and your everyday office attire is instantly transformed into an on-trend outfit with effortless edge. Go on, we dare you!


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