The first clocks appear towards the end of the 15th century, but the models of the time were very different from those worn today. Indeed, the first watches were more like watches that had to be worn around the neck, since their size was impressive.
Little practical, these were abandoned by pocket watches that were also disappearing with the arrival of wristwatches at the beginning of the 20th century.
The watch as a fashion accessory
Regardless of the model of the time, watches have always been associated with style and elegance.
If some people see more the practical and informative side of the object, others refer to the clock as if it were an authentic object of worship, as precise and refined mechanisms, which are transmitted from generation to generation. Continue reading “Know how to wear a watch, an art”