Curious about Steampunk watches? This article will tell you what the steampunk style is, its origins, how it came to be what it is today and where else you will be able to find this intriguing style. Then we’ll discuss some of the most bizarre yet great steampunk watches out there.
The situation is the following: Your father/husband/wife/friend (replace by any other relative that suits you) is celebrating his/her anniversary/retirement/wedding anniversary/career goal (replace by any event worth celebrating) and you’re thinking about offering him/her a watch. Since you want it to be special, you’re also thinking about engraving a message. This article should bring some light[…]
When someone says “Diamond Watch” we immediately think about women’s watches. Diamonds are usually worn by women, on rings, ear rings or other pieces of jewellery. Speak with a watch purist and he’ll tell you why he often dislikes diamond watches: too bling-bling, unnecessary aesthetics, overpriced, and sometimes just a cover for cheaply[…]
Disclaimer: Let me start by saying that everyone has it’s own style, and the most important is that each person feels good with and about her or himself. In the light of this thought, please consider that parts of this article are representative of my opinion, and personal taste. So if you disagree with what[…]
Ever wondered why a nurse’s watch is upside down? Let’s start with some history and context: The whole nurse uniform was initially conceived thinking about hygiene and practicality. Historically nurses were women, and their uniform consisted of a dress, an apron and the well know nurses cap. Some nurses wore also a nurse’s pin, identifying the nursing school they’d attended.[…]