matteo.cavallin

Matteo Cavallin
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Excuse Me, WatchFinder? “Entry-Level”?

I’m sorry, but this has to be one of those things that gets under my skin the most. Calling a piece that costs $2,900 CAD an “entry-level” watch shows...
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My 4 Watch Collection - My Ideal Collection Size

I wanted to share my 4 watch collection after recently purchasing the Seiko Dolce 6020-5930 as my dress watch. I’ve always liked the idea of having a...
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One Year On The Wrist! • Hamilton Khaki Automatic 38mm

One year flew by! I purchased this last year as my daily driver and honestly I wasn’t sure how long it would last in my collection. I like experiencin...
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Recent Comments

commented on Zombie 🧟 apocalypse is upon us, what watch would wear while leaving the rest of your collection?? ·

Gonna go with my Hamilton Khaki Auto 38mm on this nylon strap 💪

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commented on matteo.cavallin's WRUW ·

It is indeed!

commented on Excuse Me, WatchFinder? “Entry-Level”? ·

Don’t worry about it! It’s my fault, emotions got the better of me and made a spontaneous post haha

commented on Excuse Me, WatchFinder? “Entry-Level”? ·

Hey John, sorry that was me who deleted it actually. Sorry about that. I felt like I was spreading too much controversy 😬

commented on Excuse Me, WatchFinder? “Entry-Level”? ·

Nothing about luxury was mentioned in their title. It just says “The perfect entry level watch”. If it said, “the perfect entry level LUXURY watch” then that would’ve been fine obviously.

commented on matteo.cavallin's WRUW ·

Thank you very much, I love it as well. Been wearing it a lot recently.

commented on Excuse Me, WatchFinder? “Entry-Level”? ·

Of course, but I think a relative term is "affordable". As you said, for someone making $200k/year a watch would be considered "affordable" but not more "entry-level". Entry-level is something that is defined and concrete. Is this entry-level luxury? Yes. It's not just any old entry-level watch. To me, simply stating something as "entry-level" with that price tag is simply incorrect.

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Seiko Dolce 6020-5930 • My first vintage watch!

So I just purchased my first vintage watch! This is a 1982 Seiko Dolce 6020-5930. I really wanted a tank style dress watch with smaller proportions so...
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Sports Watches - A Rant

So I’ve had this Certina DS Action 38mm since June and I absolutely adore it. The sizing is great, the 38mm case along with its 45mm lug-to-lug make i...
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Rules for a collection - Does variety in movements matter to you?

I'm always curious as to what people's philosophy on collection watches is so here's mine. As much as I'm into watches for the aesthetic purposes, I'm also into watches for the engineering/movement as...
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A Graduation Gift From Me…to Me

NWA! After graduating from University, I thought it would be nice to get myself something to remember this milestone. I wanted something I could wear...
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Hamilton Khaki Automatic 38mm

New watch! After looking for a daily/casual/field watch I’ve finally picked the Hamilton Khaki Auto 38mm. I kept on going back and forth between eithe...
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Hamilton Khaki Auto - Bracelet vs. Strap (Versatility?)

Ok...LAST poll before I actually purchase this watch. This is the watch on my 6.75 inch wrist. My last question is, do you think that a leather strap is/can be as versatile as a metal bracelet? I plan...