Just like Jacob & Co. the style associated with Greubel Forsey is often a love or hate relationship and just like Jacob & Co., Greubel Forsey also makes some of the more extreme timepieces in both their designs and functionality. The Balancier S2 takes more sleek and cleaner approach than their previous Balancier S which I think a lot of people would appreciate compared to their previous line up of watches.
There are a few ways you can purchase a watch. I will go through the main avenues people usually buy watches from and some of the risks you may run into while purchasing the watch.
Modding watches is not relatively new, but it is a good way for people to put their own spin into their watch. However, watch modding cannot necessarily be done by yourself unless you are willing to pull the watch apart and risk it breaking.
Often you will see watches that collaborate with other brands, or even movie franchises. These watches are released as limited-edition watches and also priced at a higher premium comparing to their “normal” line of watches. If you are wondering why a certain watch is priced higher than its normal counterpart chances are it is a limited edition or collaboration watch.
There are a huge variety of different watch styles, and knowing which particular watch style you prefer will help narrow down what watch you want to purchase. This guide will go through all the major watch styles so you can find the watch you want much quicker, or give ideas as to what watches you might like to own.
There are quite a few styles of straps anyone could use on their watch. But there are also different types of buckles and clasps that a person could use on their strap as well. I will go through some of the more common straps and buckles as well as any extra functionality.