I've never owned a Swatch

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Re: I've never owned a Swatch

Post by biglove » Thu Mar 04, 2021 5:49 pm

I couldn't pull it off but that is a cool watch.
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Re: I've never owned a Swatch

Post by Ocean » Thu Mar 04, 2021 6:58 pm

I remember having a couple when I was in high school damn wish I kept them. Holy crap! Looked up those and the prices are stupid.
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Re: I've never owned a Swatch

Post by temerityb » Thu Mar 04, 2021 7:14 pm

Museum of Modern Art tie-in, huh. That's why the MOMA store here in NYC is so much fun - believe it or not, there are always several watches for sale there - they usually have a selection of Mondaine there as well.

Slightly off topic: I once wore a Swatch every day for a year, I think it was around 1991.
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Re: I've never owned a Swatch

Post by nimbleboy » Fri Mar 05, 2021 8:06 am

My aunt and uncle gave me a Swatch when I graduated high school ('87). I still have it, but it needs a battery. I liked it because it was tasteful. I was not into that late-'80s gaudy look...

not mine, but same model:
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Re: I've never owned a Swatch

Post by Buster » Sat Apr 17, 2021 12:27 pm

Got the two London Olympics 2012 Swatch watches but that's it.

Never worn either, don't even know if they're still working, probs both got flat batteries..

Too wee for me.
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