Watches have been worn for many years by people who are into fashion and timeliness — or both. You've heard of the term timepiece and know it's related to a clock somehow, but a timepiece watch is no different than a traditional watch, right?
Actually, there are subtle differences between a timepiece watch and a classic watch. Learn the differences, then decide if a timepiece is best for you.
Really, the main difference between a classic watch and a timepiece watch is how the unit operates. A timepiece watch works on gears that turn and rotate in a reliable fashion for nearly endless time-keeping. Timepieces, in general, operate the way traditional geared clocks do.
Classic watches, on the other hand, operate with small batteries. When a classic watch's battery runs out, the unit will stop telling time.
Why buy a timepiece?
There are many reasons to invest in a timepiece watch over a classic watch, especially if you have an avid interest in historical fashion. A timepiece watch, for starters, is a more reliable and often more well-built watch than a modern piece is of a battery design. Timepiece watches don't rely on an alternative power source to keep the units running strongly.
Secondly, a timepiece watch pays homage to traditional clock design, which is made of very intricate gears and tiny moving parts. You can buy a watch that allows the backside of the unit to be visible so you can see the gears moving in action, or you can trust the design of the watch and choose an enclosed version.
Thirdly, there's a unique appeal in buying a watch that stays true to classic watch design and architecture. Timepiece watches are available in many modern and contemporary styles for both men and women, or can be purchased in classic gold, bronze, silver, and leather designs for a traditional approach to watch wear.
When buying a timepiece watch, choose a watch dealer you trust. The brand of watch you buy isn't as important as the quality of the unit you purchase, so pay attention to craftsmanship when you buy your timepiece.
The right timepiece watch will last for many years and give you reliable time-keeping for as long as you own it. A watch finishes your outfit and makes you feel more put-together. Your jewelry specialist will help you pick the best timepiece for your personal needs and style.