four Ample Tendencies Of Replica Cartier Watches For Sale

January 31st, 2014 at 9:49

Excuse me, what’s the time?” asks a passing stranger at a train station. The woman standing on the platform doesn’t glance at her wrist, but instead pulls a phone from her pocket. “Almost noon,” she says. Even though she’s wearing a watch, she’s not thinking of it as a way to tell time. With a vast array of electronic devices at our disposal—from blackberries and iphones to mp3 players and ipads—a watch is no longer a necessity. The watch’s more practical purpose of keeping time is fading as its popularity as a fashion accessory rises.

I was first made aware of Cartier’s horological ascendance with the Cartier Ballon Bleu at the 19th Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in 2009. True snobs would turn their noses at this statement, after all, the 42mm stunner didn’t have an in-house movement, within the well polished case beat the heart of a standard ETA but like all Cartier products, the finish of the dials and the attention to the distinctive crown to me were but hallmarks of a jeweler in pursuit of eventually becoming a serious watch maker. 1 year later, they have proven me right.

Investment potential is another consideration. Is it a watch that is going to maybe increase in popularity and therefore in value? It’s not like a startup stock where you can buy into a new laser company and all of a sudden they come out with a new product, and the stock quadruples overnight. That doesn’t happen in watches. But I think people maybe look for something that will retain its value and at least keep up with inflation. The paintings of Salvador Dali were probably the inspiration for the Cartier “Crash” from the late 1960s. This 18K gold Churchill version of the same idea is from 1985.

Cartier watches are known around the world as the epitome of luxury and style. The company was founded by Louis-Francois Cartier in 1847. Since then, it has become a worldwide symbol of elegance. When the first Cartier founded the company, it was nowhere near the global phenomenon it is today. He took over the workshop of the man he had apprenticed under, Adolphe Picard. It wasn’t until his grandsons took over the company (Louis, Pierre, and Jacques) that it became the huge force that it is today. The first Louis continued to bear responsibility for the

This watch comes in like new condition, with very minor scratches on the bezel and band (pictured) from light use. Watch is in completely original condition and has not been modified or altered in any way. Watch comes with original Cartier box and certificate of authenticity. Watch was purchased in 2008 from authorized Cartier dealer in Northern California. The coveted womens Cartier Tank watch was created by Louis Cartier himself, in 1917. And it is one of the most copied watches in history. Inspired by Renault tanks, the simplicity of the square rectangle design is unmistakable on a womans wrist