Category Archives: Jacques Lemans

Cost: From a vegan perspective

“Hamesha itnie kimti ghadiya kaheko lagaata?” – “Why do you put on such costly watches every time?” Things are not much different in India. Here, too, the craft of watch-making comes under siege at times. Stepping into the battleground thus created is a matter of choice; to defend it; plain, cold logic is enough. Their

Watch anatomy and internals: A short, terminological glossary

Cutting it short: Like any discipline, watches have their own set of terminology. Some are in common usage and others considered by hobbyists, collectors and watch techs. What follows, however, doesn’t address the deep nitty-gritty; it’s just an attempt towards turning things less confusing and help casual watch wearers gain the basic concepts of the

New Year, New Watch!

Each year we celebrate the end of the past one and the beginning of the next with parties and revelry. It is a tradition that goes back a long, long time and one that, nowadays, is grasped readily as a rare holiday in times when life is more stressful than ever. After a long working

Budget Watches for Everyday Use

Most of us wear a watch, and sometimes we want a model that is simple, inexpensive and functional. In some situations you don’t want to be wearing a watch that is expensive: it may be that you are at work on machinery, or that you are playing sports that may involve possible knocks. For such