Speake-Marin is an independent watch company founded in Switzerland by Peter Speake-Marin, an English watchmaker, wh has been on a quest to create tiempieces that will stand the test of time both internally and externally.
Perhaps you've been coveting that special timepiece or you're looking to purchase a watch as a gift for the upcoming holiday season. During the 13th annual Watchtoberfest at E.D. Marshall Jewelers in Scottsdale, you'll have a chance to meet with representatives from more than 20 watch manufacturers, including Ulysse Nardin and Louis Moinet...
Jewelry and watches are accessories that every man and woman should have a collection of too suit the many occasions where they can be worn. A collection of jewelry is allows a woman to stand out from the crowd, whether it as at work, at a cocktail party or just an evening out with friends. The same goes for watches for both men and women. A collection of watches means that a conservative watch is ideal for work and business, a slightly more exotically designed watch for evenings out and functional watches for outdoor activities.
There is often a taboo around buying second hand items or previously owned items in this day and age where consumerism, image and status all create an unfortunate conflict of having to have the latest and the greatest. But this doesn’t really have to be the case. There are of course those that recognize that previously owned items can be extremely valuable and rare and have more history and character than anything that you buy today. These people have realized that the fun is both in owning something rare and unique but also in the search for that elusive item.
Jewelry has always been largely bought to be worn, to be shown off at work or on social occasions, to complement the clothes you are wearing. Jewelry is largely aesthetic and is bought in the same shopping impulse as a set of clothes. But is this always the case? Many jewelry items have inherent value as a result of the precious metals and precious stones that can be found in the more expensive or higher end jewelry.