“Double Wristing” Your thoughts?

I posit a serious question to you all: is wearing two watches actually that taboo? 

I started wearing a watch on each wrist when I hit three automatic watches. I do not have a watch winder and have no intention of buying one. I tend to buy watches in the 200 to 700 dollar range so its not like I am doing it to be big and flashy or anything. 
 

I have gotten lots of comments from people and everyone always asks why? I used to say that it was to rotate through my collection faster, or so that I did not have to pick just one, or because it was handy in my workplace when one hand was often extended and thus inaccessible to read the time in a pinch. Honestly though? Now I wear two because it just feels more balanced. More symmetrical. 
 

I have heard of people wearing one traditional watch and one smart watch which seems rare but not entirely uncommon. I can understand that. What are yall’s thoughts? At this point I have gotten used to it and frankly enjoy it, but am I breaking some big rule?

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It's not something I could see myself doing. 

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I wear a fitbit on my left arm and my watch of the day on my right arm. (I'm a righty btw) The first time someone asked me why I wear 2 watches, I was puzzled for a second.  I don't consider my fitbit to be a watch; just a tracker that happens to tell the time.  I still wear both, even though I've been enlightened as to the thoughts of some others.  So I say rock out with your watches out.  

 You could mess with people and switch arms every hour or so.😆

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oh my no

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It's not for me, but do what you like.

Personally, my watches are mostly for practicality,with a hint of fashion. I find two watches impractical, simply because neither will be exactly the same time, and it's twice as many watches to smash into things. 

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Left wrist for my rotational daily passion.  Right wrist my Galaxy 4 telling me to get off of my butt.  

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Guess I am glad I did not do a poll. Won’t end up with a specific number of people who disapprove lol

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It's not for me but to each their own, I just see no real point or purpose to it even with several automatic watches.

I mean it's not that hard to reset a watch and doesn' take long either. 

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Hard pass here.  It’s just weird to me.

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Like @In_awe & @Rocky150, I double up with a fitness tracker daily

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I'm not sure this is something about what's OK or not.

General Schwarzkopf was known to wear two watches regularly, thus the nickname of "Schwarzkopfing" when wearing two watches.

Anytime you do something that's different you get noticed. I think most people don't really want to be noticed and so they don't do things that get them noticed. Wearing two watches will surely get you noticed - at least at first until everyone around you knows you as a two-watch kind of person.

Me - I prefer not to be noticed. I drive a nice but plain white car by Toyota - no one will notice me for it. Wearing two watches - that's a no-no for me as I don't want to be noticed.

If you enjoy it - then it's cool not taboo. Just be aware that you will be noticed and maybe that is something you enjoy which makes it cool.

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Its not that resetting a watch takes a long time, its that I have had several watches timekeeping ability deteriorate after being left not running for a while. This may be true only for my slightly more affordable watches and not true of those with higher levels of manufacturing. 

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UnholiestJedi

Like @In_awe & @Rocky150, I double up with a fitness tracker daily

We are in good company!

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JapanExclusive

Its not that resetting a watch takes a long time, its that I have had several watches timekeeping ability deteriorate after being left not running for a while. This may be true only for my slightly more affordable watches and not true of those with higher levels of manufacturing. 

I have 50+ watches and only two arms and wouldn't consider two at a time, but you do you. Not wearing them for short periods should not impact the watch's ability to keep time. If you pick it back up, barely wind it, or worse, simply give it a shake, you may not be creating enough energy in the mainspring, which will give the appearance of not being accurate. Your watches should last longer by not wearing them every day since you will not be creating more wear and tear on the movement. 

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I'm too clumsy to wear two at once. It's hard enough trying not to smack the one into stuff! 

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I apologize in advance for being negative...

I think it looks pretentious.