Do you experience analysis paralysis when gift-giving? We know this feeling all too well. To solve your problem, Grain + Oak has come up with the perfect solution: Enneagram/Watch pairings.
Type 1: The Reformer
Dominant Traits: Perfectionist, Self-controlled, Structured, Responsible
Your watch: The Edwin
As a Type 1, you have a strong sense of right and wrong and an undeniable need for balance and structure in your everyday life. For the Reformer, the Edwin Wood Watch is the perfect match. This Edwin was made for the minimalist, composed of a genuine black leather band and face crafted from walnut wood. With simple, understated notches, this effortlessly beautiful watch will fit perfectly in your everyday routine without causing a distraction.
Type 2: The Helper
Dominant Traits: Caring, Generous, People-Pleasing, Optimistic
Your watch: The Gibson
The Gibson Wooden Watch is lighthearted, bright, and made for the Type 2s of the world. The rustic yet refined design of this watch pairs perfectly with the optimistic outlook of the Helper. The warm tones of walnut wood and tan leather compliment the lighthearted personality of the Two. Made of a 1-inch leather wristband and a USA sourced walnut wood face, the Gibson serves as a brilliant addition to your everyday look.
Type 3: The Achiever
Dominant Traits: Ambitious, Driven, Charming, Image-Conscious
Your watch: The Cedric Sandalwood
Need a gift for Enneagram Type 3? The Cedric Sandalwood is the watch you need! The Achiever tends to be charming, ambitious, and always likes to look good. Red sandalwood sourced from Mozambique gives this watch a rich and bold color unlike any other. A distinct ebony watch face and roman numeral dial markers combine to make a sophisticated color combination. This watch is the perfect gift for the style-conscious man in your life.
Type 4: The Individualist
Dominant Traits: Creative, Honest, Thoughtful, Expressive
Your watch: The Olive Blue
The name says it all. The Olive Blue is anything but ordinary and seems to be perfectly created for Enneagram Type 4, or the Individualist. The Olive Blue is one of Grain + Oak’s most unique watches, which appeals to the creative side of Type 4. This watch is made of a bold combination of zebrawood and sandalwood for extra visual impact. We can’t forget the one-of-a-kind turquoise hand to provide a bold pop of color and contrast to a richly colored watch.
Type 5: The Investigator
Dominant Traits: Innovative, Secretive, Intense, Perceptive
Your watch: The North Ebony
When looking for a gift for the Type 5s in your life, look no further than the North Ebony Watch. This watch fits the intense character in every way. It is made of black sandalwood sourced from Mozambique with all-black features to match. This monotone watch appeals to the creative and stylish side of the Investigator while also being an all-around crowd favorite. As featured in People Magazine, this watch stands out while also conveying the message that its owner likes to keep a bit of mystery.
Type 6: The Loyalist
Dominant Traits: Engaging, Responsible, Trustworthy, Suspicious
Your watch: The Atlas Ebony
We know that 6s are never the best with making decisions- wrong or right. The Atlas Ebony watch presents the best of both worlds with a combination of retro-vintage and futuristic style. With this option, the Loyalist doesn't have to choose between vintage vs. modern or wood vs. leather because they get to have it all! The details on the face feature simple black notches and a fun blue hand which creates a balance of fun and simplicity.
Type 7: The Enthusiast
Dominant Traits: Spontaneous, Curious, Energetic, Scattered
Your watch: The Ridge Zebrawood + Ebony
The Enthusiast is spontaneous, curious, and always looking for adventure. Their perfect watch is anything but simple and provides plenty of excitement in its design and details that the Type 7 will love. The Ridge Zebrawood + Ebony watch is made with wood sourced from Cameroon and Mozambique, giving this watch an exotic feel- perfect for the adventurous side of Type 7. This watch is made with lightweight wooden links, so it won't weigh down the Enthusiast when they experience a burst of energy.
Type 8: The Challenger
Dominant Traits: Decisive, Willful, Self-confident, Assertive
Your watch: The Classic Ebony
The Classic Ebony gives off an aura of understated elegance and boldness when worn by the Challenger. The monotone colors and bold blue accents reflect the self-confident characteristics of type eight. This watch commands the room and shows that the Challenger is truly ready for any challenge thrown at him. You can't go wrong with this gift for all of your favorite type 8s in your life.
Type 9: The Peacemaker
Dominant Traits: Friendly, Adaptable, Easy-going, Empathetic
Your watch: The Chester
The Chester Watch brings an element of peace to match the mood of the Peacemaker. This watch keeps things clean with minimalist black notches and subdued lines on the face. This watch is understated but modern, matching the easy-going aura of Type 9. The combination of light bamboo and rich brown leather complements the 9's trait of adaptability.
No matter your enneagram type, our watches always make a statement. For a more personalized experience, add a custom engraving on the back of your watch and throw in a high-quality engraved watch box. Have any questions? Reach out to us at Info@grainandoak.com!