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Old 09-28-2006, 09:46 AM
Location: NJ
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I have a very pretty two tone Anne Klein dress watch. It has interchangeable ***** on/*****-off stainless steel bezels (black enamel, gold, red, teal and a two-tone with Swarovski® sparkling crystal accents).
It is very pretty but I need to get something daintier. Like a bracelet watch to match my girly wardrobe. I love the new fall fashions of dresses, skirts and pretty tie blouses, silk blouses, and romantic ruffled blouses! I'm in girly heaven.
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Old 09-28-2006, 10:12 AM
Location: Marion, IN
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I have a black plastic Casio with a simulated gold face. I work around horses, and am very hard on watches. Every expensive watch I have ever had has gotten the face scratched. I don't seem to get upset when my $8 Casio gets beat up, and it is waterproof.
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Old 09-28-2006, 06:26 PM
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Originally Posted by cleosmom View Post
Watch? Haven't worn one in years. There are clocks all around at work and every appliance I have has a clock and so does my cell phone which is the one I use most often
I agree. I don't see people wear nice ones anymore. More the $20-$99 watches. Are they coming back in style?
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Old 09-28-2006, 09:56 PM
Location: Perth, Western Australia
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I have a "tide watch" from Rip Curl. It's analog and has tide and moon phases on it. I rarely wear it as the watch (not the band) is quite large and bulky, but I like to wear it for nice occasions or the rare chance I might actually be at a beach. (I know I live way too far inland as well as too far north )

Most of the time I wear a Casio "Data Bank" watch. I've had it maybe 4 years. The band wore out so I bought a $10 metal elastic-like stretching wristband that was meant for a Timex, but it works anyways. It's got a bunch of scrapes and some of the paint worn off, but I can still read the time easy, plus it stores phone numbers.
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Old 09-29-2006, 11:19 PM
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
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I usually wear a gold Gucci 1500 bangle style watch. I'm not big on name brands but it's the most beautiful watch I've seen! If I need to go casual I wear a Walmart cheepie.
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Old 10-19-2007, 07:08 PM
Location: North Shore Long Island
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Default Bumping another old thread!

DH wears a Cartier Tank Francaise:

photo from SaksFifthAvenue.com

I alternate between my Longines Dolve Vita and my Technomarine Diamond Technosquare:

photo from TheTimeZone.com

photo from Amazon.com
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Old 10-19-2007, 07:25 PM
Location: Orlando
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Won't pay for anything other than a Timex....hubby doesn't wear one at all.
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Old 10-21-2007, 08:33 PM
Location: Under the SUNNY WARM SUN ....
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I have two, a Citizens with a diamond chip that was given to me by that company that I worked for as a gift for participating in a special computer project 14 years ago. I wear this to work every day in the kitchen but it's not water proof and I carry in my pocket most of the time. My other watch that I really like is a Bulova that was given to me as a birthday gift about ten years ago. The Citizen watch is five minutes behind ... LOL!
The Bulova watch, I've only changed the battery once in ten years.
Interesting topic! :-)
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