The History of Men’s Wristwatches

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The most classic and elegant accessory for men may just be the humble wristwatch. Although many economists, technology gurus and armchair experts have claimed the wristwatch trend shall meet its demise at the hands of the smartphone, there’s something to be said about the style and class a wristwatch offers its wearer. In fact, it’s become such a style staple that it’s hard to imagine a powerful man – whether a CEO or President of the United States – who isn’t commonly seen wearing one. How, though, did the wristwatch develop into such a revolutionary fashion statement? Continue reading “The History of Men’s Wristwatches”