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    How to Choose the Right Leather for Your Accessories- Watch Strap Part 4

    INTRODUCTION Welcome back to another section of this post on the guide to properly choose the leather for your accessories. In this new series, we will discover the proper method to choose the right leather, for your watch. When people think of accessories for men, they would not consider the strap as part of the accessories. However, the right type of watch strap can definitely increase your fashion sense, coupled with the right type of watch. In fact, leather is still one of the more popular choices of materials for the strap. Besides being cheaper than a metal bracelet, it is also more elegant and luxurious. Therefore, we will mainly…

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    How to Choose the Right Leather for Your Accessories- Watch Strap Part 3

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another section of this post on the guide to properly choose the leather for your accessories. In this new series, we will discover the proper method to choose the right leather, for your watch. When people think of accessories for men, they would not consider the strap as part of the accessories. However, the right type of watch strap can definitely increase your fashion sense, coupled with the right type of watch. In fact, leather is still one of the more popular choices of materials for the strap. Besides being cheaper than a metal bracelet, it is also more elegant and luxurious. Therefore, we will…

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    How to Choose the Right Leather for Your Accessories- Watch Strap Part 2

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another section of this post on the guide to properly choose the leather for your accessories. In this new series, we will discover the proper method to choose the right leather, for your watch. When people think of accessories for men, they would not consider the strap as part of the accessories. However, the right type of watch strap can definitely increase your fashion sense, coupled with the right type of watch. In fact, leather is still one of the more popular choices of materials for the strap. Besides being cheaper than a metal bracelet, it is also more elegant and luxurious. Therefore, we will…

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    How to Choose the Right Leather for Your Accessories- Watch Strap Part 1

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome to our new section of this post on the guide to properly choose the leather for your accessories. In this new series, we will discover the proper method to choose the right leather, for your watch. When people think of accessories for men, they would not consider the strap as part of the accessories. However, the right type of watch strap can definitely increase your fashion sense, coupled with the right type of watch. In fact, leather is still one of the more popular choice of materials for the strap. Besides being cheaper than a metal bracelet, it is also more elegant and luxurious. Therefore, we will…

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    How to Match Your Cushion Watch- Men’s Style Trick

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another episode of men’s style trick. In this series, we are teaching men how to match their outfits to their watches. And, since we are on the topic of watch shape, we will be talking about matching our outfits with the cushion shape watch. In the last episode, we talked about matching our outfit to a tonneau-shaped watch. If you missed out on our previous episode, you can click here to learn more about it. Today, we will be exploring the cushion-shape watch. Just for your information, a cushion-shape watch is exactly as the name suggests, it is in the shape of a cushion. Moreover,…

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    Watch Materials- Stainless Steel- Which Stainless Steel is the Best

    INTRODUCTION   Stainless steel is the most common type of material being used to make watches. Not only known for its strength, but it is also known for its corrosion resistance. On top of that, stainless steel is also affordable as well. However, a lot of people do not know that not all stainless steel is the same. Manufacturers know that most people do not care about different types of stainless steel. Therefore, they will just slap the term “stainless steel”, but using a low-quality one for your so-called expensive watch. Therefore, the post for today is to explore different types of stainless steel grades. From there, you can choose…

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    How to Match Your Tonneau Watch-Men’s Style Trick

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to episode 4 of the men’s style trick. In the previous episode for part 3, we see how to match our rectangular watches with our outfit. if you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Today, we will be exploring outfit matching with tonneau watches. In case you do not remember, we will help to refresh your memory.  Basically, a tonneau watch is a barrel-like shape watch, with curve at the right and the left side. Though it is not as common nowadays, you can still find tonneau-shaped watches around. Therefore, we will teach you how to style…

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    Watch Material- Stainless Steel Part 2

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch material post part 2.  Previously, we explored stainless steel as the material for watches. Moreover, we also discovered some stainless steel watches. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Today, we will be exploring further about stainless steel, particularly how did it obtain the name stainless. Therefore, if you are ready, let’s head straight to the post. Watch Material- Stainless Steel (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   WHAT CAUSES CORROSION/ RUST?   Corrosion is a natural phenomenon that occurs in nature. In fact, it is just a general name given to a layer of metal oxides…

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    How to Match Your Rectangular Watch- Men’s Style Trick

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to episode 3 of men’s style trick. In the previous episode for part 2, we see how to match our square watches with our outfit. if you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Today, we will be exploring outfit matching with rectangular watches. Though most rectangular watches are usually available for ladies to watch, nevertheless there are some available for men. However, due to its elongated shape, as if it’s covering your wrists, there are style tricks to match your rectangular watch. Therefore, this post will explore the different ways to match your rectangular watch.   How…

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    How to Match Your Square Watch- Men’s Style Trick

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our men’s style trick episode #2. These new series of men’s style trick will help you to make better choices in matching your outfit to your watch. In the first episode, we have already gone through styles to match your round watch. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Today, we will be taking a look at square watches instead. Square watches are not as common, but still, a very stylish way to dress up. Square watches, regardless if its dive watch, chronograph or dress watch, always give a hipster vibe. If you are already…

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    Watch of the Week #30-Orient Sun and Moon

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another post on our watch of the week series. Today on week#30, we will be exploring the Orient Sun & Moon Half-skeleton series. Last week on week#29, we explored the Citizen Eco-Drive Super Titanium model. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Therefore, as the Chinese New Year is approaching, you can consider the Orient Sun&Moon for your Chinese New Year accessories!! Still not convinced? Well, read on and hopefully, our exposition on this model will encourage you to buy!! Watch of the week #29 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) MATERIAL First, we will be talking about the…

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    Watch Material- Stainless Steel

    INTRODUCTION   Happy New Year to everyone reading this post. As Christmas celebrations were over, we all look forward to the year 2020. Therefore, if you haven’t done your New Year’s Resolution, there is still time!! While you contemplate your NYE’s resolution, we would like to present to you our new series on watch materials. Previously, we started our series with this post, ” Do You Know the Material of Your Watch?”. You can click here to learn all about it. Today, we will be exploring stainless steel as our watch materials. Type of Watch Case Material (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WHAT IS STAINLESS STEEL   Stainless steel is one of the…

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    Watch of the Week #29- Citizen Eco-Drive Super Titanium

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another watch of the week episode number #29. In this previous episode number #28, we explored the SO & CO Monticello 5285 in this post here. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Today, we will be exploring a very unique watch from Citizen, a full titanium watch. In fact, the whole watch from the case to the bezel and the bracelets are made from one titanium. On top of that, it also boasts a 40% lighter in weight as compared to most stainless steel sports watch. Therefore, if you are looking for a sports…

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    Do You Know What Your Watch is Made From?

    INTRODUCTION   Just like the title suggest, I pose a question for all our readers and watch enthusiasts around. This is one of the requirements before going out and buying a watch, and most manufacturers will often tell you the type. However, most watch salesmen will not tell you more, than what is the type of material. Why is stainless steel better? What about titanium? Is gold the most expensive material for watches? They will never tell you that. However, we at Drmenstyle.com will help to break the different materials down. Therefore, the real question is, do you know what your watch is made from? If you answered yes, then…

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    Type of Watch Case- Rectangular

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another one of our type of watch case post. Previously, we explored the tank shape watch, with the Cartier’s tank being the pioneer of this type of shape. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Today, we will explore another type of watch case, which is the rectangular watch case. Though not as common as round or square a rectangular watch case is still available out there. Most notably, the rectangular case is very common for ladies’ watches but can be found for men’s watches as well. Type of watch case -Tank (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WHAT…

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    Type of Watch Case- Tank

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another one of our watch case posts. Previously, we explored the types of a watch case, both round and square case. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here (Round) and here (Square) to read all about them. Today, we will be exploring another type of watch case, which is called the tank case shape. If you are ready, then let’s get reading about this type of watch case!! Type of watch case- Round (Source: Drmenstyle.com) Type of watch case- Square (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WHAT IS A TANK WATCH CASE   Just like the name suggests, a tank watch is a watch…

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    Type of Watch Case- Square

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another one of our watch case series. In our previous post, we explored the round case, one of the most common shapes for watches. Today, we will explore another type of watch case, which is the square watch case. Contrary to popular belief, a square is also a good shape for a watch, as it looks really elegant. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about the round case. Type of watch case- Round (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   WHAT IS A SQUARE SHAPE WATCH   Just like the name suggests, it is referring to a watch in the…

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    Type of Watch Case- Round

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome everyone as we at Drmenstyle embrace the month of December!!! For that, we decided to explore a new section on watches. For the month of December, we will explore the watch case. Of course, this not only means we will be talking about the types of cases but materials and case back as well. Therefore, we will explore the different types of watch cases first. Contrary to popular belief, choosing a watch case is as important as well.   TYPE OF WATCH CASE- ROUND   Of course, we will be talking about the most common type of watch cases, which is the round case. It is easily…

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    Watch of the Week #28- SO&CO Monticello 5285

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another watch of the week episode #28. Last week, we explored on week #27 Bering watch. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Today, we will be exploring the SO&CO Aviator style watch, the Tribeca 5285. Clearly, this watch is inspired by aviation as the designs reflect the gauges and meter of an aircraft. Therefore, if you are ready, then let’s get straight into this!! Watch of the week #27 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) MATERIAL First of all, we will be talking about the materials of the watch. Stainless steel is the major material in the construction…

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    Watch of the Week #27- Bering

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch of the week series. Before we begin to explore different types of watches, we at Drmenstyle.com would like to apologize beforehand. These past two weeks have been a roller coaster of events. Nevertheless, we at Drmenstyle.com are back at our favorite post, Watch of the Week #27. Previously, we explored the Laco type B. If you missed out on the previous post, you can click here to learn more about them. Today, we will be exploring about Bering’s Automatic 16243-564. Therefore, let’s get ready to learn about this beautiful watch. Laco Type B (Source: Drmenstyle.com) MATERIAL Firstly, we will discuss the material of…

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    Watch of the Week #26- Laco Type B Pilot Watch

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another one of our watch of the week series. Previously, we explored the Seiko SNK809 in week #25 of our watch of the week series. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. This week, we decided to go for pilot watches. Therefore the topic for this week’s watch of the week series, we decided to explore the Laco Type B Pilot Watch. If you are ready, then let’s get straight down to business!! Laco Type B Pilot Watch (Source: Laco.de.en) MATERIAL   First, we are going to talk about the materials for this watch. For…

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    Watch of the Week #25 Seiko SNK

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week #25 of our Watch of the Week Series. Last week, we explored the Orient Bambino as our watch of the week. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. This week, we will explore the Seiko SNK809. Therefore, if you are ready, then let’s explore further about the Seiko SNK809. Watch of the Week #24- Bambino (Source: Drmenstyle.com) MATERIAL   Firstly, we will be talking about the materials of the watch. The main material of this watch is the round stainless steel 37mm diameter case. On top of that, a canvas strap is used to…

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    Type of Watch Hands- Fleur De Lys Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch hand series!! Though it may appear that there are a lot of watch hands, nevertheless we will try our best to cover the majority of them. Today, we are going to talk about a very rare type of watch hands, called Fleur De Lys. Previously, we explored the famous Plunger hands. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to click on the image below to read all about them. Nevertheless, let’s dive straight in!! Plongeur Watch Hands (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WHAT IS A FLEUR DE LYS WATCH HANDS?   A Fleur De Lys watch hands is basically a type…

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    Watch of the Week #24- Orient Bambino Small Seconds 41 mm

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our another episode of watch of the week. Today, we will explore the category of a dress watch, starting with the Orient Bambino 41 mm. If you missed out on our previous episode, we also explored the Orient dive watch. If you are looking for a dive watch and are curious about the Orient dive watch, click here to read all about it. Therefore if you are ready, then let’s dive straight into this week’s topic, the Orient Bambino 41mm.   Orient Dive Watch (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   MATERIAL/ DIMENSION Firstly, let’s talk about the material of this watch. On first glance, it is easy to…

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    Type of Watch Hand- Plongeur Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch hand series. Today, we will explore the Plongeur style watch hands which are very famous among dive watches. Plongeur is actually an original French word, which is referring to a person who plunges. And the only time a person will plunge is when they plunge into a swimming pool or into the deep sea. Therefore, the Plongeur style hands are synonymous with dive watches. In fact, the Omega brand is very famous as most of their dive watch models feature Plongeur style hands. Omega Logo (Source: Omegawatches.com) WHAT EXACTLY ARE PLONGEUR STYLE HANDS?   One example of watch which features the Plongeur style…

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    Watch of The Week # 23- Orient Triton

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our week #23 of our watch of the week series. Today, we will be exploring the Orient Triton 200m diver. If you missed out on our previous week’s submission, you can click here to read about the Seiko SNKN37. To summarise, the Orient Triton is one sexy diver’s watch, not only for its aesthetics but also for its functionality. If you are on the market to buy a diver’s watch, you can check out our review of the Orient Triton below. Week #22 watch of the Week (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   MATERIAL/ DIMENSION Firstly, we will talk about the materials of this amazing watch. Similar to…

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    Type of Watch Hands- Snowflake

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch hands series!! Finally, after 10000 years, we are back with a new post about watch hands. Now, we want to constantly remind you again that a watch hand is also a very important part of a watch. Even though it may be considered a small part, it is very important as, without it, you cannot tell the time accurately.  Today, we will be looking at another unique watch hands, which is the snowflake hands!!! Now if you are ready, then let’s dive straight into this post. Watch Hands (Source: Esslinger.com) Omega Seamaster watch Hands (Source: Ebay.com) WHAT IS A SNOWFLAKE WATCH HAND?  …

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    Watch of the Week #22-Seiko SNKN37

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to the 22nd week of our watch of the week series. Previously on week #21, we have already explored the Orient Star Skeleton in this link. If you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. Before we get talking about the Seiko SNKN37, we have to summarise this watch first. In summary, this is a dress watch which has an unusual watch case shape which may or may not suit you. Therefore without further ado, let’s get talking and exploring this wonderful Seiko SNKN37. Watch of the week #21 (Source: Drmenstyle.com)   MATERIAL   Firstly, we will be…

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    Watch of the Week #21- Orient Star Skeleton

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week #21 of our watch of the week series. Last week on week 20, we explored the Sturhling Original 200M divers. If you missed out on our post previously, you can click here to read about them. Every week, we will go through a list of watches and see which of them are worthy of holding the title, “The Watch of the Week”. Watch of the week #20 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) Today, we will be exploring the Orient Star Skeleton series. To summarise, this Orient Star skeleton is a mechanical dress watch. If you like the look of the skeletonized watch, this watch will definitely suit…

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    Watch of the Week #20- Sturhling Original 200M

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week 20 of our watch of the week series!!! Wow, can you guys believe it? We have finally achieved our 20th week since we started this series. Today, we will be going all out as we explore the Stuhrling Original Professional Diver 200M. If you are going to look for a professional diving watch, you can check out the Stuhrling Original 200M here. Now if you are ready, then lets dive straight in!! Watch of the week # 20 (Source: Amazon.com) MATERIAL Firstly, let’s talk about the core of the watch, which is the material. Like most divers watch at medium range, it is made…

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    Type of Watch Hands- Cathedral Watch Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to the world of tiny watch hands!!! Today, we are going to explore another type of watch hands which is the cathedral watch hands. In case you do not know, we should explain. A cathedral is different than a church because it’s definitely a bigger place of worship. On top of that, a bishop runs the Cathedral according to the custom and tradition of the Roman Catholic. However, the cathedral hands do not have any history whatsoever with any cathedral. ST. Paul’s Cathedral (Source: spcslondon.com) WHAT EXACTLY IS A CATHEDRAL WATCH HANDS   A cathedral watch hands are given to a set of watch hands which…

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    Watch of the Week # 19- Neymar Dive Watch

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week #19 of our watch of the week series!! Today we are a little bit excited to present to you one of the Neymar 44mm dive watches. To summarise, this Neymar 44 mm dive watch is a very affordable dive watch with very stunning first impressions. In fact, look no further than the Neymar 44 mm diver if you are looking for a dive watch in the market. Neymar 44 mm divers (Source: Amazon.com) MATERIAL   First of all, let’s talk about the material of this watch. Overall, the watch is made from 316L grade stainless steel, which is very corrosion resistant. Examples of stainless…

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    Types of Watch Hands- Mercedes Watch Hands Part 2

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch hand series as we continue to learn more about the Mercedes watch hands. In case you missed out on part 1, you can click here to read more about it. Today, we will be going through a list of watches famously sporting the Mercedes watch hand. Therefore, let’s learn more about these watches in this part 2 series. Mercedes Watch Hands Part 1 (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WATCH LIST   As previously mentioned, the Mercedes watch hands are not only very beautifully designed but also very practical as well. Therefore, this type of watch hands is very popular among dive watches as it helps to…

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    Type of Watch Hand- Mercedes Hand

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch hand series. Today, we are going to explore the Mercedes watch hand, one of the famous recognizable watch hands throughout the world. Just for your information, Rolex is the first watchmaker to adopt this watch hands in their product. Rolex Brand (Source: Rolex.com) WHAT EXACTLY IS MERCEDES WATCH HAND?   For your information, the name Mercedes is given because of the 3 point star symbol, which looks like the car logo. In fact, take a closer look at the hour indicator and you will see what we mean. On the hour indicator, there is a large round surface area.  It is exactly this…

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    FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT HISTORY OF WATCH HANDS

    INTRODUCTION   What? There is even further information about the history of watch hands? Well, we at Drmenstyle.com prefer things the more the merrier. And, having more knowledge of watch hands don’t hurt anyone. Therefore, today we will go through further important information you should know about the watch hands.  In fact, we will be continuing from our previous post about the manufacturing process. Extra information (Source: Drmenstyle.com) RECAP   In case you missed out on our previous post about watch hands, you can click here to read more about them. However, if you are too lazy (like me) sometimes, then we can try our best to summarise. Before the…

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    EXTRA INFORMATION ABOUT WATCH HANDS!!

    INTRODUCTION   What is better than not 1, not 2 but 3 information about watch hands!! I mean, we can’t possibly cover all of the information which we have sourced, but we still try our best to present as much knowledge to our readers. Today, we will learn extra information about watch hands which I bet you didn’t know. Now if you are ready, then let’s dive straight to the extra information below!! History of Watch Hands (Source: Drmenstyle.com) More information about the history of watch hands (Source: Drmenstyle.com) EXTRA INFORMATION   For such a small part of the watch, it definitely needs more recognition not only from fans but…

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    Watch of The Week #18 – Bulova Men’s 43mm

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week 18 of this exciting series, our Watch of the week!! Once again, we will nominate one watch from a sea of competitive products to be crowned, the king. Today, we will go through the watch of the week number 18, the Bulova Classic series 43mm. If you are ready, then let’s dive straight as we are getting excited!! Bulova 43 mm classic (Source: Amazon.com) MATERIAL   As usual, we will go through the materials of this watch first. In fact, it is not that hard to guess but the majority of this watch is made out of stainless steel. However,  I want to point…

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    More Information About the History of Watch Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Previously, we have covered a little history about the early watch hands factory in this post. Therefore, in summary, we have learned that the early watch hand factory was established in Switzerland. Those factories include Wagnon Freres and the famous Fiedler SA, with the latter now operating in Geneva, Switzerland. However, after some digging, we managed to get more information about the history of watch hands. History of Watch Hands (Source: Drmenstyle.com) MORE INFORMATION ABOUT WATCH HAND HISTORY   DANIEL QUARE   According to one information, early pocket watches only have hour hands. This means that they were only able to tell the hour and not the minute.…

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    Type of Watch Hands- Dauphine

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another series of watch hands. Next following weeks, we will explore each and every part of the watch hands style which are currently available. However, since there is just too many different watch hands style, we will only be specific in our selection. Therefore, we will explore a new type of watch hands, called the Dauphine style hands. Type of Watch Hands (Source: Reddit.com)   WHAT IS A DAUPHINE STYLE HANDS   Dauphine style hands are easily characterized by its modern and sharp triangular hands for both the hour and the minute. Some might even wonder, what then is the difference between the Alpha and…

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    History of Watch Hands

    INTRODUCTION   We cannot deny the fact, that watch hands are an important aspect of a watch’s overall design. Let me emphasize its importance as without it, one cannot tell the time, especially on an analog watch. However, it is undeniable that watch hands receive the least importance. Fossil Townsman (Source: Zalora.com) How do we know? Well, it is not very easy to find a lot of information about watch hands, because many people either don’t know or just don’t care. Well, at Drmenstyle.com, we do care. In fact, we care about all the small details and parts which makes up a watch. Therefore, today, we will go through a…

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    Type of Watch Hands- Breguet Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch hand series. Previously, we have already explored a wide variety of watch hands which includes the alpha, arrow, baton, paddle, and pencil hands. If you missed our previous post, you can click on the specific links which are highlighted above. Classic Baguette Recipe (Source: Kingarthurflour.com) Today, we are going to explore another type of watch hands called the Breguet. What? No not the Baguette that you are thinking about. Its Breguet!! Therefore, if you are ready, then let’s get started talking about this wonderfully unique and elegant watch hand design.   WHAT IS A BREGUET HAND?   First of all, what is a…

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    Watch of the Week 17-Invicta Pro Diver

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week 17 of the watch of the week series. Despite the busy schedule for the past 2-3 weeks, I still want to continue writing for you all. And therefore, today we will take a look at the watch of this week, which is the Invicta Pro diver series. If you are ready, then let’s read more about this week’s Watch of the Week!! If you missed out watch of the week previously, you can click on the image above. MATERIAL   First, let’s talk about the material of this watch. Firstly, stainless steel is used as the main material for the case and the two-tone…

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    Type of Watch Hands- Paddle Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another watch hand series where we explore different types of watch hands designs. Previously, we have explored the types of hands which include alpha, baton, arrow and pencil hands. Today, we are going to see another variation of watch hands, called the paddle hands. If you are ready, then let’s dive straight into it!! WHAT IS A PADDLE HAND?   A lot of the times, a watch hand is given its specific name due to its shape and design. For the paddle hands, it is no different. The paddle hand is a type of hand which looks like a paddle. Just like the gid above,…

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    Type of Watch Hands- Pencil Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Previously, we have explored the different type of watch hands. And if you remember, we have explored a variety of watch hands called the baton hands. In case you missed out on our previous post, you can click here to read all about it. However, if you do not want to read such a draggy article, then we can help to summarise for you. Type of watch hands (Source: Drmenstyle.com) In summary, a baton or stick hands is a type of hands which is characterized by long, straight and even body for both minute and hour hands. However, depending on the finishing applied on the edges, baton hands…

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    AREA 51 ALERT!!!

    INTRODUCTION   Recently, we get to see a lot of online memes about Area 51 on the internet. In case you are wondering, area 51 is a top-secret US Air Force military base located in the middle of the Nevada desert. Apparently, there are a group of people who held an online petition to enter area 51 because they suspect that the US Air Force is hiding aliens inside. Sad Luigi (Source: denverpost.com) While we at Drmenstyle.com do not have any experiences with aliens and extra-terrestrial technology, we do have experiences with watches. Now, you must be wondering what is the relationship between Area 51, aliens and Drmenstyle? Well, to…

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    Type of Watch Hands- Baton

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another watch hand series. Like I have previously mentioned, there are a lot of different and various watch hands available, we could not possibly cover it all. However, we can definitely cover some of the most commonly used watch hands available. Type of watch Hands (Source: Drmenstyle.com) Today, we will go through another type of watch hands, which is the baton-style. Surprisingly, its simple design is enough to attract manufacturers to use this watch hand style because of its simplicity and effectiveness. Therefore, if you are ready, then let’s dive straight into the series.   WHAT IS BATON WATCH HANDS?   Just like the name…

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    Type of Watch Hands- Arrow Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to another watch hands series. Previously, we have gone through the first type of watch hands, known as the alpha hands. Therefore, in order to summarise, alpha hands are the type of watch hands with a straight stem and narrow base triangular shape. Today, we will go through another type of watch hands, known as arrow hands. If you are ready, then let’s get straight to the business about the arrow watch hands. Type of watch hands- Alpha hands (Source: Drmenstyle.com) WHAT IS ARROW WATCH HANDS?   From the name, you can probably guess what it is. Arrow shape hands, basically watch hands with pointed arrows…

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    Type of Watch Hands- Alpha Hands

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to our watch series. Today, we will go through the different types of watch hands, which is most common among different watch manufacturers. Previously, we have already established that analog-type uses watch hands to tell the time. Therefore, today, we will go through the first type of watch hands, starting from the Alpha hands. Watch Hands Post (Source: drmenstyle.com) WHAT IS ALPHA HANDS?   Alpha watch hands can be recognized by its simple triangular design for both the hour and minute hands. In fact, most watch manufacturers will describe it as being the long, straight stem pointing towards the indicator. Then, the narrow tip will widen…

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    What Are Watch Hands?

    INTRODUCTION   Have you ever thought, why would someone make a post about watch hands? I mean, they are not one of the most complicated parts of a watch. Though they only make up a small portion of a watch, nevertheless watch hands have one of the most important functions in a time-piece. Think of it like one of the organs of the body, the kidney. Our initial reaction studying about watch hands Even though they are probably very small, they do provide a very important function to keep your body free from toxin and heavy metal. Similarly, while it is one of the smallest parts of a watch, it…

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    Watch of the Week #16- Seiko Coutura Series

    INTRODUCTION   Welcome back to week 16th of our watch of the week series. Today, we have a special treat for you, as we will explore the watch of week number 16, Seiko Coutura. Now, if you ready, then let’s explore and break down pieces by pieces of the Seiko Coutura. That’s how excited we were when we first saw this watch MATERIAL   Firstly, let’s talk about the material of the watch. Overall, stainless steel is used as the main material. Everything from the watch case, to the integrated Seiko bracelet, is stainless steel. On top of that, scratch-resistant sapphire crystal is the material for the watch’s crystal. Lastly,…