Cartier Santos engraving

Jul 06, 2020,03:32 AM

Just being creative with my Cartier Santos, the job was done yesterday and engraver sent me the pics. It’s either love it or hate it. Just having a bit fun


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Why not ...

 By: Cpt Scarlet : July 6th, 2020-03:45
I like the fact that it’s now a very personal watch. Enjoy !

Like it👍 [nt]

 By: brauner : July 6th, 2020-04:08

That’s awesome [nt]

 By: Bounce781 : July 6th, 2020-05:47

Very colorful and nice. [nt]

 By: Watchlover78 : July 6th, 2020-06:09

Very aboriginal or perhaps mesoamerican

 By: cazalea : July 6th, 2020-07:04
I like it too.


 By: myles721 : July 6th, 2020-07:33
On some watches it would be blasphemy but I think in a lot of ways Cartier was made for this kind of thing! It invites an interesting side thread… What watches would or would not be suitable for customization?

If you like it that is really all that matters.

 By: Thomas_3 : July 6th, 2020-09:38
In my opinion it cheapens the look of an otherwise beautiful watch.

Very nice! I would like to see..

 By: Filip : July 6th, 2020-10:09
.. the engravings in Egypt Art style, which was familiar to Cartier products in 20s

That's an idea! [nt]

 By: Spangles - Mr. Tabby : July 6th, 2020-13:56

First impression; WHAT?

 By: xyz123abc : July 6th, 2020-12:15
Second thought - well, not that bad. Third thought; actually quite cool. Fourth thought; why cannot I have one? Conclusion: good interpretation of a jeweler watch.


 By: Jay (Eire) : July 6th, 2020-12:27
For me, this works and it’s pretty cool. I’ve been thinking of doing something along these lines with a 36mm Oyster Perpetual. There’s a guy (King Nerd) who has done some stuff for Urwerk that I’ve chatted with a little. I still need to be sure about the ... 

I think it's:

 By: Spangles - Mr. Tabby : July 6th, 2020-13:59
Old Kingdom: Breguet Middle Kingdom: Patek New Kingdom: Rolex Late period: Hublot

Thanks guys

 By: ialienam_AUS : July 6th, 2020-14:25
Yah, engraving is very personal thing (like tattoo, something I always like but I don't even have one on myself for various reasons). Anyway I wouldn't do it on all my other watches, just one is enough. That's correct, it's Taiwan indigenous people, where...