Here are the biggest lies that watch collectors tell.
Ah hem. Not you. Not me. I would never impugn anyone’s integrity by saying that you utter these words. It's the other guy.
I don't care if nobody notices my watch because I'm wearing it just for me.
My watch is even more accurate than the manufacturer says.
I don't ever want to own a Rolex.
I don't care if my watch gets scratches, because that shows character.
| Piaget 600P hand-wound movement with power-reserve|
indicator, an ultra-thin mechanical flying tourbillon movement.
You know how this movement works, right?
Photo from Piaget.
I promise that if we go to Europe together, I won't visit any watch stores.
I understand 100 percent about how watch movements work.
That Fossil watch goes great with your suit, boss.
I know some guys who are snobs about their watches, but I'm not one of them.
People who aren't into watches are just as well-rounded, interesting and smart as I am.
This is the last watch I'm ever going to buy.