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Pocket Watches

Pocket Watches

A pocket watch is a type of watch that enjoyed supremacy as the most popular watch type right up until the first World War. After that time period, these watches were shunted to the side and practically ignored, until their revival. This revival was caused in part, but a shift toward the vintage aesthetic. However, it is difficult to purchase an older pocket watch without paying an arm and a leg.

That’s why some of the top watchmakers or the watch product makers have started producing luxury pocket watches. These modern pocket watches are a hybrid that takes the modern aesthetic, premium technology, and a vintage build to create a product that is sure to entice even the most modern-loving collector.

So, should you purchase a pocket watch? It depends on what you’re looking for. The primary reasons that a buyer purchases a pocket watches is that they enjoy the vintage look, but don’t want to pay vintage prices. Another reason, that collectors choose pocket watches is because they offer a unique way to keep time and wear a watch on your person. Regardless, if you’re a collector that prefers pocket watches to traditional watches, you’ll need to know what features to look out for. Here are some things to keep an eye out for.

The Finish: Whether it’s a gold finish, a silver finish, or even a rose gold finish — you should figure out what finish would best suit your style and aesthetic.

Accessories: Does your watch winder work with accessories? Will you be able to purchase accessories such as a pocket watch stand? What are the chain options available to you? Ask yourself these questions before making a final decision.

Still not sure about your decision? Ask our representatives to help you figure out the best pocket watch and accessories to suit you and your needs!

Pocket Watches