What Your Luxury Watch Says About Your Personality [For Men]

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Men like flaunting their ware too, luxury watches especially. That piece of accessory is like a trophy earned—not to collect dust or be kept in a cabinet, but to be displayed in all its lustrous glory. Just like women, men want to be recognized as fashion icons in their own right. And more interestingly, men’s choice in watches can be quite telling not only when it comes to their social status or economic wealth, but also to their personality. Not convinced yet? Here’s what we learned about men giving much ado about these highly-valued timepieces: Rolex – You’re a “work hard, play hard” type of guy Image Source: Someone who works hard and wants to appreciate the finer things in life can’t go wrong with a Rolex. This classic brand gives our kind of guy all the things he desires: top-of-the-line quality, instant recognition, and the satisfaction of an excellent and timeless buy. Patek Philippe – You’re the gentleman with a vision and flair for business Image Source: A … [Read more...]

Fake vs. Real Rolex: How to Spot the Difference

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Popular branded items from clothes, shoes, to bags, have the potential to catch the attention of many because of their known expensive price tags. Rather than paying full price for the real thing, others opt for the class AA imitations.   More often, these items are coming closer and closer in looking like the bona fide articles of art and fashion and it’s becoming more difficult when trying to spot the difference.  As an example, can you spot a fake Rolex?    In case you’re thinking of getting one for yourself or as a gift, these signs must be taken into consideration so you’d know if the Rolex you’re buying is the real thing: 1. Packaging  Photo Source: Pawndirect.co.uk How the timepiece is presented is the first thing you should examine.  Rolex art pieces come in a very elegant packaging.  Along with a nice box, it must include instructions, warranty, paperwork, and a letter of authenticity.  If these things are not present, make sure that the place you’re purchasing … [Read more...]