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Dirty tarmac

These textured dials remind me of a dirty tarmac, I can't help it. Is it done on purpose, to create an intense contrast to the luxury image of those w...

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Of Playboy December 1997

Everyone's journey is different

For someone, "it feels overly desperate to ask directly if he's actually on the waiting list for the CHRONOM脠TRE BLEU." ( @WatchEnthusiastLondon ) Som...

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that's a much more pleasing comparison

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It's ok on a $100 watch

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you're welcome 馃槉

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not really, with only 30m WR and in white gold (5226G)

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one man's meat is another man's poison

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different strokes for different folks

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Superfluous dial text

How many types are there? Redundant, boastful/ostentatious, silly/stupid, ... The pursuit of graphical balance is an unacceptable excuse. What do you...

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Swiss still life

Have a good weekend!

The Curious Case of 危 and Wabi-sabi

"Figuratively, patina can refer to any fading, darkening, or other signs of age, which are felt to be natural or unavoidable (or both)."

In Praise of Bold & Flashy

"(...). You merely look after it for the next generation." 馃榾 So far, I'm impressed. https://www.gearpatrol.com/watches/a36342713/invicta-watches/

MUROS swiss vintage watch

"Arios was a brand from Fabrique d鈥檋orlogerie Muros, Erwin Triebold. The name Muros was officially registered in 1944 and Arios in 1952. From old ads,...