With Father’s Day just around the corner, there’s no better way to show appreciation for the most important man in your life than with a timeless gift—if you ask the guys at Seiko. The renowned Japanese watchmaker offers a wide range of timepieces ideal for adventurous and style-conscious dads. Whether he's an outdoor enthusiast, a sports lover, or just someone who appreciates classic design with a modern touch, Seiko has a suggestion that might catch his fancy.
For dads who like adventure
Seiko Prospex is a collection designed for sports lovers and adventure seekers, men constantly pushing their limits. With a rich heritage in diver's watches, Seiko surely knew what it was doing with this one.
SPB383 from the Seiko Prospex 1968 Diver's Modern Re-interpretation GMT combines vintage aesthetics with modern functionality. The GMT hand can be set independently in one-hour increments, allowing the wearer to easily track a second time zone. With 200 meters of water resistance, a highly legible LumiBrite-equipped dial with a black base, and a scratch-resistant ceramic bezel, this timepiece is both reliable and stylish. The automatic mechanical movement ensures a power reserve of three full days. The stainless steel case with super-hard coating and the slim three-link bracelet offers a comfortable fit.
Meanwhile, SPB301, a Seiko Prospex 1970 Diver's Modern Re-interpretation Save the Ocean Special Edition watch pays tribute to Seiko's reliable and durable diver's watches of the past. With design inspiration drawn from the glaciers that shape the Arctic and Antarctic, it features a dial capturing the glacial seascape. With luminous hands and indexes and 150-meter water resistance, this timepiece is perfect for those seeking strength and visibility. Its solid construction and white dial evoke the enduring spirit of Japanese adventurer Naomi Uemura.
For dads who dare to brave the open seas, the Prospex SPB381J1 1968 Diver's Modern Re-interpretation GMT is a remarkable option. It combines functionality and style with its automatic movement, 72-hour power reserve, and 24-hour hand and stop second hand function. The stainless steel case with a super-hard coating, 42.0mm diameter, and a unidirectional rotating bezel ensures durability and easy time tracking. With water resistance up to 200m and a magnetic resistance of 4,800 A/m, it's perfect for underwater exploration. The LumiBrite on hands, indexes, and bezel enhances visibility, and the three-fold clasp with a secure lock offers a comfortable fit. The Prospex SPB381J1 is a diver's dream timepiece that combines impressive features with a stylish design.
For dads with an appreciation for Japanese craftsmanship and aesthetic
Seiko's Presage Collection combines Japanese aesthetics, traditional craftsmanship, and Seiko's watchmaking expertise.
The Seiko Presage SPB417 timepiece showcases a classic design with modern features. The automatic movement with manual winding capacity ensures precise timekeeping. With a power reserve of approximately 72 hours, it offers extended functionality. The stainless steel case with a super-hard coating and the dual-curved sapphire crystal enhances durability and legibility. LumiBrite on hands and indexes ensures visibility in low-light conditions. This watch is definitely a perfect blend of elegance and performance.
Inspired by the design of Japan's first-ever chronograph from 1964, the Seiko Presage SSA426 embraces a retro vintage look. The 6R movement and LumiBrite accents create a vintage aesthetic without compromising brightness and practicality. With a comfortable nylon band and a stainless steel case, this timepiece exudes a nostalgic charm. The see-through and screw case back adds a touch of sophistication.
For dads who appreciate timeless elegance
The King Seiko Collection represents the brand’s ability to create exquisitely designed and finished mechanical watches with high accuracy. Inspired by the 1965 King Seiko KSK, these timepieces showcase a sharp and angular design.
The significant highlight is the King Seiko SJE089, a recreation of the iconic 1965 King Seiko KSK which defined the collection's character. With its sharp and angular case, this timepiece exudes elegance and functionality. The champagne silver dial and silver-colored hands and hour markers pay homage to the original series, evoking a refined and sophisticated aesthetic.
The Seiko SPB283 features a sleek jet-black face and precise automatic movement with manual winding capability. It offers a 70-hour power reserve and is housed in a durable stainless steel case with a 12.1mm thickness and 37.0mm diameter. The box-shaped sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating ensures excellent legibility, and the watch is water-resistant with a 10 bar and has a screw case back.
The Seiko SPB287 showcases a vibrant red face and shares the same reliable automatic movement and precision as the SPB283. Its stainless-steel case with a 12.1mm thickness and 37.0mm diameter ensures durability, while the box-shaped sapphire crystal enhances legibility. It also has a water resistance of 10 bar and a screw case back, making it a stylish choice.
In celebration of Father's Day, Seiko invites fans to participate in a roadshow at MITSUKOSHI BGC happening until June 19, 2023. This themed event offers activities and exclusive promotions, allowing dads and every other watch enthusiast to explore and discover Seiko's timepieces in person.
For those who would like to purchase a watch as a gift online, Seiko is offering an exclusive Father’s Day voucher code DAD15 to be used at https://shop.seikoboutique.