’90s Week leaves the Vintage Team in a tough spot. Yeah, the ’90s weren’t that long ago and the emblematic version of a “vintage watch” is more often thought of as a 1960s gilt-dialed Rolex Submariner than a version of the same AAA replica watches 30 years newer. That being said, the last decade of the 20th century is also the last bastion of wide-spread tritium lume usage by the 1:1 UK fake watches world and the creamy patina that we all know and love. On the topic of “is a watch from the 1990s considered vintage,” we say, “Well, it depends.”
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There are certain watches that were worn by pop culture figures in the ’90s that feel, to us, particularly “vintage” – high quality fake Rolex Datejust watches in two-tone, for one – and references of now-iconic models that have since been slightly re-designed making those from 20 years ago feel very “non-modern,” like Patek Philippe’s first stab at the Aquanaut. To us, these are vintage best copy watches where LumiNova-dialed GMT-Masters still feel a bit modern or pre-owned in nature. Of course, this is all subjective and collectors will certainly argue hard cutoffs on “vintage” prior to the ’90s. Our position is simple – if it looks like vintage, feels like vintage, and quacks like vintage, it’s vintage!
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Growing up, I was surrounded by a lot of horology, but not a particularly large number of wristwatches. My grandfather had a particular fondness for American-made clocks and top replica watches. Being a Massachusetts native, of course, he was drawn to Chelsea ship clocks and Waltham pocket watches, among many other odd collectibles that found their way from my grandparents’ home to ours. That’s all to say that Swiss movements super clone watches were not a big focus for me or anyone around me. The exceptions to all these wall-mounted and pocket-bound time-keeping devices were two wristwatches. Both were owned by my mother and both were manufactured by Cartier. The first, her daily driver in the most literal sense, (in my 32 years on this planet, I could probably count on two hands the occasions I’ve seen her without it) is luxury replica Cartier Tank Française watches in two-tone. The second is a Tank Louis, just like this one save for hers has a burgundy strap and a pin buckle. She really only to this day only breaks out this watch for special occasions or if the battery dies in the Française.
This gives the brand Cartier and the Louis a particular gravitas for me, as it was the first China fake watches that I took a real interest in. I would imagine that the brand probably has a similar feeling toward this particular model, as they keep the watch in a precious metal case, and refrain from adding complications very often. While the history of this legendary piece stretches all the way back to the early part of the 1900s, I will forever associate it with my very ’90s mom. Be it nostalgia or wanting Swiss online replica Cartier Tank Louis watches on your wrist for pure aesthetics, you can pick this one up, right here in the H Shop.