Jul 16, 2015,13:01 PM

Thank You for the information!

Most beautiful Cartier I have ever seen! I really love simple two handed watches, being an owner of a JLC MUT 34mm. 
The bracelet is, in my eyes, a rare design that perfectly blends simplicity, fragility and force!



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"Simple" thread now starts!

 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-09:00
Let's start this week's WS now! The theme is "Simple". Can be "simple" three hander.... Can still be with date.... Or, two hander with date.... Or "pure" two hander "Simple" guys...... Looking forward to your "simple" watch pics! Have a great Friday and t...  

Dials are the soul of a timepiece... thus the fascination they ...

 By: Subexplorer : July 17th, 2015-07:28
... arouse on us. Clean, simple dials like yours are true marvels Ken! Have a nice week end! Cordial regards, Abel.

Well said, amigo. [nt]

 By: amanico : July 17th, 2015-11:36

Simple watch with....

 By: watercolors : July 16th, 2015-09:14
simple unopened water lily. Regards Edward ...  

Hey, that is a great shot!

 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-10:09
Hope the water lily open up soon! And the black Sinn is very handsome. Thanks! Ken

Thank you for your kindness...

 By: watercolors : July 17th, 2015-00:14
Ken . I took my Sinn for a photography session to the park early in the morning, and the lily being a "diurnal" did not have chance to open for the day yet. Of course it did not bother my photogenic 657:) Best regards Edward

"And why take . . .

 By: Dr No : July 16th, 2015-10:58
. . . ye thought for raiment? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, nor do they Sinn . . . " [with apologies to Luke]

Yes, beautiful! I know that passage from ....

 By: watercolors : July 17th, 2015-00:24
the bible. I agree it would be nice to be dressed like a lily. Then a top of a line Brequet would be more fitting.:) But I do not have one, for now a Sinn does a great job. Have a great weekend Dr. No Edward

Thank you for your kind words....

 By: watercolors : July 17th, 2015-13:40
hs111. I love to take my Sinn for walks and photograph it with nature in the background. Cheers Edward

Thank you, Dave G.....

 By: watercolors : July 18th, 2015-01:47
for your kind words. My Sinn is very reliable, I am approaching five years of ownership, I recommend it as a tool watch! You will not be disappointed. Best regards Edward

Simply Devine

 By: colton_d : July 16th, 2015-09:22
A better 3-hand dress watch, I would be hard pressed to find.. and one of my most favourite photos I have ever taken. Great theme, and looking forward to seeing other submissions! Best, Colton ...  

Ah, half showing its face...

 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-10:09
.. nice a bit shy girl :-) A great simple watch under the sleeve. Nice! Ken

Exquisite. Just . . .

 By: Dr No : July 16th, 2015-11:00
. . . exquisite.

Much appreciated

 By: colton_d : July 16th, 2015-13:41
Thank you for the words, that means a lot coming from yourself! Best, Colton

Nice shot! [nt]

 By: Geo : July 16th, 2015-12:39

Continuing my trip ...

 By: nilomis : July 16th, 2015-09:27
Allow me to reuse a picture of a simple one: Cheers, Nilo ...  

Yup, that's what I am talking about!

 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-10:10
.. simple simple simple but super machine inside. I like it! Ken

When you're away from home . . .

 By: Dr No : July 16th, 2015-11:10
. . . the Cloud is your friend. Nice one, Nilo; ever so simple.

You know how much I love the TT Geophysic Nilo!...

 By: Subexplorer : July 17th, 2015-08:00
... simple, rugged, elegant! Wonderful pictures you show as usual! Hagwe my friend! Abel

One of the all time simplest:

 By: Speedie74 aka Mr. Torquise : July 16th, 2015-09:38
Cheers, Adam ...  

A Champion! [nt]

 By: amanico : July 16th, 2015-09:40

Ok, it is simple...

 By: amanico : July 16th, 2015-09:47
The one I have on my wrist... ...  

Thanks, Ken. [nt]

 By: amanico : July 16th, 2015-10:17

Per . . .

 By: Dr No : July 16th, 2015-14:30
. . . fetto! :-) ...  

Ma! Si! ;) [nt]

 By: amanico : July 16th, 2015-21:11

I have something "new" to show you ....

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 17th, 2015-00:03
Very similar but without the M.N..... Sharp steps on the bezel and only 3 notches on the back.... ;) Best Blomman

In white this time.....

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 17th, 2015-14:07
Just got it through the door.... Notice the seconds hand! :) And Junior grabbed it with a big smile on his face...! ;) Don't know what to do..... Last week he said his first real word: Klocka (Watch in Swedish)! I promise, I had nothing to do with it! ;) ...  

Belleza!! Pure simple classic timepice. I love simple things...

 By: Subexplorer : July 17th, 2015-08:03
... so easy to please a man of simple tastes like me! Lol! Wonderful watch my dear Nicolas! To die for! Have a great week end my dear friend! Abrazos afectuosos, Abel. Desde las Pampas del Sud.

Gracias, Amigo. [nt]

 By: amanico : July 17th, 2015-11:05

Much to love in those 'simple' time only Longines

 By: ztirual : July 17th, 2015-12:04
Ever been tempted by a 3-tacche or by one of those extra large Longines or IWC time-onlys? Best regards

Beauty in simplicity

 By: Tank-OZ : July 16th, 2015-10:31
Jaeger LeCoultre TT 1948 Cheers, Ken ...  


 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-14:31
.... those are simple watches indeed, yet very elegant.... Nice! Ken

What a very nice diversity

 By: Mark in Paris : July 16th, 2015-10:33
and it is the illustration watches don't have to pe complicated to be beautiful. Great theme Ken. For me it is the RM035 as the movement has been reduced to the minimum (plus a second hand). Have a great week-end everyone Cheers, Mark ...  

Ahhh the RM!

 By: colton_d : July 16th, 2015-13:42
Gorgeous shot Mark, and hope all is well with you! Best, Colton

Yes, this one again :)

 By: Mark in Paris : July 16th, 2015-13:56
She is at the spa fo the +2 additional garantee years. Thank you Colton, I'm fine and hope you're doing well too! Cheers, Mark

Yup, that's one way of "simplifying"...

 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-14:30
.. in RM way! Great watch, though. Thanks, Mark! Ken

Thank you hs! [nt]

 By: Mark in Paris : July 18th, 2015-03:10

Just two hands and a bracelet

 By: Geo : July 16th, 2015-11:17
this picture was uploaded for Nicolas! Have a great weekend guys. GEO ...  


 By: peregrino : July 16th, 2015-11:57
Fantastic Cartier!!! What model is that? And the bracelt is one of the nicest I have seen! More pictures if I may? :-) Best regards, Rob.


 By: Geo : July 16th, 2015-12:36
Thanks Rob, the watch is a Tank Cintrée and the bracelet is the Cartier Menotte. You can find two pictures of the bracelet here in the Cartier forum; GEO


 By: peregrino : July 16th, 2015-13:01
Thank You for the information! Most beautiful Cartier I have ever seen! I really love simple two handed watches, being an owner of a JLC MUT 34mm. The bracelet is, in my eyes, a rare design that perfectly blends simplicity, fragility and force! Best, Rob.... 

My favorite Cartier! Thanks for the kind thought, Geo.

 By: amanico : July 16th, 2015-12:10
You know how much I love this one. We should really try to organize a photo session on this one! Best, my friend. Nicolas

.....and not only for Nicolas....

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : July 16th, 2015-13:47
but for many of us Exquisite! Damjan

Impressive color....

 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-14:29
... very simple combo, in not-so-simple color and very nice! Ken

This is an adorable watch Geo! Epitomizes the words "simple" and "elegance"...

 By: Subexplorer : July 17th, 2015-08:16
... so charming and lovable watch! You have shown it before, but always a gift for my eyes to view it again! Congrats and thanks for sharing such a beauty! Hagwe! And cordial regards, Abel.

Simple elegance

 By: Park : July 16th, 2015-11:32
Park ...  

That's really nice

 By: Mark in Paris : July 16th, 2015-12:06
can you tell me what reference this is Park? Congratulations if it's yours. Cheers, Mark


 By: Park : July 16th, 2015-12:59
Mark, Thank you. It is a 5107P, a reference that appeared in Patek's catalogs in 2004-2005 and 2005-2006. I'm told it was pretty much sold out by November 2006. It is 37 mm, automatic, with a matte black dial. I feel fortunate to have found one. Park

Thank for all the details

 By: Mark in Paris : July 16th, 2015-13:59
It is perfect in 37mm and looks beautiful. Sometimes I'm afraid older references may be too small. Enjoy it! Cheers, Mark

Oh, yes. Quire right!

 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-14:29
.. the angle makes is even better. Very nice dial. Ken

Thank you, Ken

 By: Park : July 16th, 2015-19:27
Limited to point and shoot amateurism, I haven't been able to get a frontal shot of the dial without heavy reflections. Park

Park, you have excellent taste

 By: 4Js : July 16th, 2015-19:48
and I love your pix My attempt I used the reflections to an advantage to capture clouds in th sky This was my best effort. I also love the black in this piece Best Joe ...  

Lovely, Joe [nt]

 By: Park : July 17th, 2015-08:33

Gents congratulations on showing us.............

 By: Topcat30093 : July 17th, 2015-04:18
Your 5107P They are gorgeous looking pieces and very difficult to find.

My quite simple

 By: ninolitaliano : July 16th, 2015-11:41
a great week end for all, nino ...  


 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : July 16th, 2015-13:50
and not only you :) :) Strap wise and Nicolas wise :) ;) HAGWE my friend D

...but the best one...

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : July 16th, 2015-13:54
is in Zagreb trust me LOL!

Special dedication

 By: ninolitaliano : July 16th, 2015-14:23
for the special one cheers

Yes, yes, yes. Quite simple and nice!

 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-14:28
You got it right! Ken

I will try to keep it simple.. Two dark & one white.. :))

 By: hs111 : July 16th, 2015-12:24
UG Crosshair.. JLC 159 Another Black Knight Explorer 6610 Simple but charming, classic Hemd HAGWE & Best, hs This message has been edited by hs111 on 2015-07-16 12:37:56 ...  


 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-14:27
... super simple nice watches..... especially UV I like.... Thanks! Ken

Great simplicity, HS! :) [nt]

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 17th, 2015-00:05

I'm really more and more

 By: crown comfort : July 17th, 2015-00:39
warming up to that UG crosshair, what a very nice catch, my friend.

I love your approach to "simple" dear HS! ...

 By: Subexplorer : July 17th, 2015-08:24
... all great beautiful watches for sure. I´m specially fond of your JLC beauty though. Hagwe HS! My best cordial regards, Abel.

The JLC literally makes my heart ache! Painful beauty

 By: timerider : July 17th, 2015-09:25
and simplicity as in "classic". Thanks for sharing, now I need some aspirin. Best to all, Tim

Thx for kind looking !.. Indeed, she's a more recent arrival from May ;))

 By: hs111 : July 19th, 2015-07:44
And Yes, I do like that sober but elegant purity, clear lines and to me, the appeal of a lovely classic on the wrist ! That one for you, Art ! Cool elegance & a lovely appeal to me Best, hs :) :) ...  

"Simple" may hide in many...

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 16th, 2015-13:06
Different shapes, sizes and colors..... Vintage patina.... Modern beauty...... Semi-vintage elegance.......... Or in wartime necessity! Four examples of "Simple" all very different in their own way.... Some may say these are examples of complex or difficu...  

...and...the..wineeerrr isss.......

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : July 16th, 2015-13:53
simply... Modern beauty :) Yours D

Thank you, my friend! [nt]

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 16th, 2015-23:56

Judge will decide....

 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-14:26
... and I will decide who will judge.... :-)

Power abuse...! ;) [nt]

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 16th, 2015-23:58

Yes, all 4 shots....

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 16th, 2015-23:59
Are fresh from last night - same background to make a fair comparission. Thank you, my friend. Best Blomman

Great line up and

 By: crown comfort : July 17th, 2015-00:36
big thumbs up also for the two non-GPs.

You are on a slippery slope, my friend.........

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 17th, 2015-14:08
Once you go outside GP - there is no turning back! ;) Best Blomman

Thank you, dear HS! [nt]

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 17th, 2015-07:04

My pleasure, my friend! [nt]

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 17th, 2015-07:05

Your watches make me understand why I love simple things my dear Blomman!

 By: Subexplorer : July 17th, 2015-08:28
All beautiful watches my dear friend! Just adorable! Hagwe! With my cordial regards, Abel

Simple things in life are often the best, dear Abel! :)

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 17th, 2015-14:09
Thank you for you kind words, dear friend! :) Best Blomman


 By: drhr : July 16th, 2015-14:39
Yes, a few . . . ...  

That's quite a few...

 By: KIH : July 16th, 2015-14:52
.. and very nice diversified collection. Thank you! Simple is good, isn't it? :-) Ken

Very much so,

 By: drhr : July 16th, 2015-16:47

Personally partial to . . .

 By: Dr No : July 16th, 2015-15:14
. . . your Hentschel, which almost uniquely blends elements of German and Swiss design. Lovely watch; decidedly simple. Cordially, Art

Thx Art!

 By: drhr : July 16th, 2015-16:49
Henschel doesn't get near enough visibility imo, great watches!!

A couple of simple watches

 By: jml_watches : July 16th, 2015-16:11
Hi All Just a few simple watches - all with dates All look great. You could also possibly include some alarm watches - as while the watches might not be that simple a number of their dials are. Cheers JML ...  

The first JLC is stunningly simple and elegant.....

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-05:56
.. very nice watches. Urushi is also verrrrrry nice! Ken

Simply red..

 By: fernando : July 16th, 2015-17:53
Or plain vanilla? Black is always in style. Great theme Ken! Whether it's a recent trend or not but I find myself enjoying simpler timepieces more, partially due to a cleaner and more legible dial and the fact it does one thing good - tell the time. I thi...  

Thanks Joe! [nt]

 By: fernando : July 17th, 2015-02:41

Me too! :))) [nt]

 By: amanico : July 17th, 2015-11:06

I prefer . . .

 By: Dr No : July 17th, 2015-15:01
. . . guitars. Especially when they're plucked with such lovely picks ;-) . . .

LOL :) :) [nt]

 By: fernando : July 17th, 2015-18:09

You be

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : July 17th, 2015-02:38
40? ;) :) Yours sincerely D

Thank you aneasdoc! [nt]

 By: fernando : July 17th, 2015-06:35

Yup, simpler the better - trend? Or...

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-05:56
... maybe we are getting old and can't read the complication watch dial, or even the second hand? Hahaha. Kidding. But it's like a circle - entry watch=simple, then want complication more and more, tourbillon.... but come back to simple watch again..... N... 

simple it is

 By: Arie - Mr Orange : July 16th, 2015-18:14

H.Moser Endeavor small seconds with fume dial

 By: jrwong23 : July 16th, 2015-19:51
My latest simple 3 hand watch! Great theme Ken. Less is more! I find myself more and more attracted to simple watches these days, especially if it has a bit of playfulness or colors like a black or colored dial. Something like the Moser Fume dial ices the...  

Thanks Ken!

 By: jrwong23 : July 17th, 2015-02:10
Glad you like it too Cheers Robin

Exactly! My mood these days are "less is more"!

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-05:51
.. and your Moser is very very simple, yet very nice indeed. Thanks for sharing, Robin! Ken

Glad you like it Ken

 By: jrwong23 : July 17th, 2015-20:59
i am enjoying it so much now :) Cheers Robin

Thanks my friend!

 By: jrwong23 : July 17th, 2015-21:01
The grey fume dial really makes this watch very fun! I still owe you guys some movement and macro shots! Need to find some time to take those pics :) Cheers Robin

Very nice watch Robin.....

 By: Sandgroper : July 19th, 2015-23:36
And the! Spectacular!!!!!! Bravo:) Cheers Francois

Thanks Francois! :)

 By: jrwong23 : July 20th, 2015-00:20
Glad you like it my friend Cheers robin

Simple is my favorite choice

 By: 4Js : July 16th, 2015-19:55
here are a few not yet shown Hagwe all Joe ...  

What a collection!

 By: Speedie74 aka Mr. Torquise : July 16th, 2015-23:18
Is the Voutilainen a tourbillon? Cheers, Adam

Stunning lineup, Joe! :) [nt]

 By: blomman Mr Blue : July 17th, 2015-00:01

My oh my!!!

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : July 17th, 2015-00:19
Let's closed this thread :) Lange Anniv VC Americano & Kari killing trio I'm dead :) Best D

Well, what a lineup !.. Splendid timepieces, eclectic beauties !.. :))

 By: hs111 : July 17th, 2015-01:55
The Voutilainen & FPJ are my "biased" favs.. - But all superb !! Great pics, as well ! Best, Hs

Joe, my congratulations…………..

 By: Topcat30093 : July 17th, 2015-04:26
You have an amazing collection Breath taking beautiful :)

You have such a great collection of the simple watches....

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-05:50
... you must be a purist? :-) Great collection. Thanks for sharing! Ken

Power collection Joe!

 By: jrwong23 : July 17th, 2015-21:02
bravo and thanks for sharing these pics with us! That FPJ CB... What a beauty that blue dial! Cheers Robin

Plain simple

 By: S F : July 17th, 2015-00:03
Have a great weekend, everyone. SF ...  

Ah, this, too, is my favorite, man....

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-05:49
... in a very nicely taken pic! Thanks! Ken

The simplest things in life...

 By: crown comfort : July 17th, 2015-00:30
are often the most beautiful. Most of my vintage GPs are time-only, "simple" watches. So I simply love them. Let me contribute 3 simple GPs that have a twist: Fancy faceted bezel together with a simple time-only, choc dial: Brushed blue dial with 2 hands ...  

Honestly.... my favorite brand and very nice trio....

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-05:48
... you have there. Great collection of simple watches from one of the greatest brands on earth in the watch history..... Thanks! Ken


 By: RG1 : July 17th, 2015-00:52
Hi Ken, My simple watch.... Have A great Weekend:-) Ronald ...  

Very nice shot

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : July 17th, 2015-00:53
I think this is first time I see lume on Geophysic Bravo Damjan

Ah, Ronald, you, too....

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-05:46
... have a very nice one! Yes, simple and super inside.... Congrats and thank you! Ken

Thanks Nicolas

 By: RG1 : July 17th, 2015-16:33
First time I play with Geophysic's lume. Very nice.... Have a great weekend Ronald

Perfect Ronald

 By: jrwong23 : July 17th, 2015-21:04
love the lume in your PT Tribute to Geophysic :) Cheers Robin

Thanks Robin

 By: RG1 : July 18th, 2015-00:19
Yes i love the lume too, good work from jlc Have a great weekend Ronald

My only accessible camera is on my phone....

 By: ErikS : July 17th, 2015-01:29
... and it goes without saying that it has failed me. I did say I'd participate this week despite this being one of the most poorly photographed timepieces on the site lol. Surprisingly I tried to fix it in photoshop. It really is a great, simple watch. I...  

No worries... I can see that it is a great simple watch!

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-05:43
Please, everyone will be waiting for your next entry! HAGWE! Ken

Your phone was channeling . . .

 By: Dr No : July 17th, 2015-12:35
. . . cen's NOMOS ;-) . . . ...  

Clean and Simple

 By: deBalzac : July 17th, 2015-02:27
Time only Minerva... or a simple back to basic W-59 Best Regards Livius ...  

The Minerva is a beauty,

 By: Speedie74 aka Mr. Torquise : July 17th, 2015-02:43
I have the same watch!! Yours, Adam

The Minerva looks so good

 By: Geo : July 17th, 2015-04:48
I always feel sorry that the brand was given up, just for its movements. GEO

Dear Livius....

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-05:39
I really, really LOVE your photos of that Minerva. I would love that model and I have been looking. Very, very nice contrast of silver dial and blued hands..... A very basic, simple, pure watch, IMHO. Thanks for sharing, deBalzac! Ken

No love for the Casio?

 By: deBalzac : July 17th, 2015-23:55
Just admit it Nico, you would love to have the Casio ;-) LdB

the Minerva is such a beauty!

 By: jrwong23 : July 17th, 2015-21:05
Thanks for sharing with us Livius :) If you have some time, pls share some pics of your Minerva beauty on our Montblanc forum too. :) Many of us are big fans of Minerva watches and movements! Cheers Robin

I have a thing for that Minerva, Livius.

 By: ErikS : July 18th, 2015-01:03
Every time I see your pythagore I can't help but check if any are for sale. Love it and its simplicity. Funny that my collection is a variant of your entire post. God forbid they make me judge this week or you'll I'll be tempted to give you a best again. ... 

two old and two not so old

 By: fnk : July 17th, 2015-02:46

This weeks theme could not of been better chosen

 By: Topcat30093 : July 17th, 2015-02:56
The first photo is of my newly arrived Patek 5127R and when I say newly I mean yesterday Originally it was fitted on a black strap, but I believe that R/G should been fitted on a brown one. "" "" "" And a quick photo of my other simple three handed every ...  

Love that Rolex!!

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-05:35
.. Fabre Leuba is very nice, too! Thanks for sharing your simple, yet very historically important pieces.... Ken

Simple = dull? Simple = puristic!

 By: anaesdoc : July 17th, 2015-03:15
Dear Ken, looking at the resonance your "Simple" thread recieved until now, it is evident there are a lot of simplicity loving people browsing this site. Whereas "simple" may be used in the sense of dull or plain, I prefer to interpret it in the meaning o...  

Simple and beautiful thoughts! :)

 By: Speedie74 aka Mr. Torquise : July 17th, 2015-03:23
And of course watches! Many thanks for sharing them! Yours, Adam

Thanks, Adam for your kind words!

 By: anaesdoc : July 17th, 2015-03:37
I think many of us share some of these thoughts. The basic idea from the Code of Conduct already mentions it: "Pursuing integrity and perfection in an imperfect world" This forum is a celebration of that commitment to excellence and quality of life." The ... 

anaesdoc, you have a beautiful collection……

 By: Topcat30093 : July 17th, 2015-04:24
Simple and classic What more do you need :) Congratulations

Geez... You ARE a simple watch lover :-)

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-05:33
...and didn't know you love string instrument, too.... me, too :-) Thank you for showing your GS, Omega simple collection! Very nice! Ken And, yes, simple=puristic!

Simply said .. Truly lovely Seiko & classic Omega SM.. Not to forget your watchbox.. :))

 By: hs111 : July 17th, 2015-06:06
Really like your interpretation of the theme ! For me: Simple = classic = sober = puristic, yes ! - balanced pleasure.. - Hence, just fine watches - not more, not less.. Cheers & HAGWE !! Best, hs

Thank you, Nicolas, for your compliment!

 By: anaesdoc : July 17th, 2015-14:09
It is particularly valuable as it is from a great collector like you! And you are right that it took a few years to add some very nice timepieces and to part with some less impressive ones. My best regards anaesdoc

The image of six Omegas and an ancient . . .

 By: Dr No : July 17th, 2015-16:51
. . . jade artifact may be my favorite Wrist Scan image, period. Ever so poignant, anaesdoc. Deeply affected, Art

Ever so kind of you, Art - thanks a lot! And please ...

 By: anaesdoc : July 18th, 2015-02:10
tell the Static Shot judge :-) Cordially anaesdoc

First "simple" watches: Ulysse Nardin London 1862 Limited Edition

 By: MTF : July 17th, 2015-04:39
The current Mrs MTF's first gold watch and a year later: I got a matching watch in the series. Only 25 pieces in the world. Ulysse Nardin London 1862 Gold Medal Commemorative Edition. ...  

Being myself a man of simple tastes...

 By: Subexplorer : July 17th, 2015-07:47
... it is easy to find simple watches in my collection. I feel these ones among my favorites qualify for the thread. Can we find simpler timepieces than those with just two hands? (Yeah! single handle watches are simpler than this, but no one in my presen...  

It IS good to be simple, isn't it? :-)

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-07:49
... simple watch, simple life... :-) Thanks! Ken

Simple is Beautiful

 By: Iceman : July 17th, 2015-07:47
My contribution iceman ...  

Killing trio!

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-07:50
... explosive rather than simple... nah, kidding. Yes, simple enough, more than enough!! Thanks for sharing! HAGWE Ken

Simple As It Gets (for me)

 By: cazalea : July 17th, 2015-08:02
Cazalea ...  

Ah, UG........

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-08:12
... innovation in the simple look.... Another nice one in your big collection! HAGWE! Ken

I had its chronometer cousin . . .

 By: Dr No : July 17th, 2015-14:59
. . . within my grasp once . . . [image credits: mrsnak] . . . but let it go. Regretfully, Art ...  

Simple Swiss design by Hans Hilfiker

 By: MTF : July 17th, 2015-08:53
As it is Wrist Shot Weekend, I had better simply shoot a simple wrist shot...... K.I.S.S. Principle...... Hurrah for Hans Hilfiker ! Truly a PuristS designer. Regards, MTF ...  

Ah, that Swiss railroad watch.....

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-18:14
... I should have got one when I was there.... very impressive simplicity and I like it! Ken


 By: MikiJ : July 17th, 2015-09:58
Just like me ;-) ...  

Choosing simple watches is....

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-18:13
... a hard task, as you must be consistent in picking something in the ball par of "I like!". A very nice one on your wrist. Thanks! Ken

Rolex submariner 16660

 By: Bill : July 17th, 2015-11:10
Siple and in its element. Bill Rolex 16660 ...  

Aaah, it seems that you found another nice place!

 By: amanico : July 17th, 2015-11:18
If you ever go to Bastia, I have a good address there, a nice restaurant hold by a purist friend. Have fun, there. Nico, just back from Valence.

early 1940's 38mm

 By: ztirual : July 17th, 2015-11:50

Thanks Nico, simple pleasure indeed

 By: ztirual : July 17th, 2015-12:02
Don Camillo!… Ce ne sont que quelques pâtes, Seigneur. :-)

It staggers the imagination . . .

 By: Dr No : July 17th, 2015-15:12
. . . that a watch produced before the age of television would be in such flawless condition. This one must've led a sheltered life, z . . . locked away in a safe, perhaps? Amazed, Art

Thank you Art & KIH

 By: ztirual : July 18th, 2015-00:27
I dunno Art, but I guess that is what they call factory condition. The movement of the watch isn't too shabby either. The finish level confirms a late 30's early 40 date of small batch production. Here is a picture of the back. BR Z' ...  

40s? Looks very modern....

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-18:11
... must be 50, 60 years ahead of its time..... Very nice one. Can't believe it's 70 years old. Thanks for sharing! Ken

UN simple

 By: Dave G : July 17th, 2015-12:02

Wow, you don't see it everyday!

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-18:10
... what a marvelous, simple watch UN has made! A great looking watch... drooling..... Great one, Dave! Ken


 By: Fenndalton : July 17th, 2015-12:50
keep it simple...... simple [URL=] [/URL] ...  

Nice one fenn

 By: ztirual : July 17th, 2015-14:06
not for the fainthearted. Z'

Can't take any fresh images at the moment . . .

 By: Dr No : July 17th, 2015-13:44
. . . so here's a few found rummaging my files. Black Connie . . . . . . SBGW047 . . . . . . and Senator Sixties . . . . . . representing pure and simple designs from Switzerland, Japan, and Germany. All images taken on the shoreline of So Cal. Art ...  

Very, very nice simple trio, Art....

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-18:09
... and in great shape. Take care my friend and HAGWE! Ken

Love this category Ken!!!

 By: Tim Jackson : July 17th, 2015-16:22
HAGWE all, Cheers, Tim ...  

Oh, yeah, that is what I am talking about!

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-18:08
... all great simple watches... Thanks, Tim! Ken

You are a fortunate man

 By: 4Js : July 18th, 2015-03:16
you represent, and get to meet the great indies making great simple watches. You take great pix too! Love VH Classic. Best Joe

Simpliest movement I have, Ken...

 By: jporos : July 17th, 2015-19:25
Three hands and seventeen jewels is all you need. HAGWE! ...  

Simple but sad.

 By: iceheller : July 17th, 2015-23:07
This week I delicate my wrist scan to the young F1 driver mr Bianchi... How long must something be done about safety before another young talent sacrifice his/her life for the passion that they and many motor fans love... My heart goes to mr Bianchi senio...  

Too much.....

 By: KIH : July 17th, 2015-23:11
... the accident happened at Suzuka, I remember. I was hoping he recover but.... RIP, another great young talented driver.... Ken

Sometimes two hands is all you need....

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : July 18th, 2015-07:42
dear Ken It would be pity not to join in such tremendous thread Bravo my dear friend you made us all very happy this weekend Sincerely yours Damjan After judging this week I fear that judges will have expression like this bird on a picture :) :) ...  

Hahaha. Yes, I agree that sometimes two hands are enough....

 By: KIH : July 18th, 2015-15:57
... your Doxa is admirable indeed. Nice catch, my friend! Ken PS: Last night the crew (who visited you a few years ago) drank Croatian white wine at a restaurant - we all have fond memories about the place and you. Thanks again for your hospitality back t... 

Dear Ken please

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : July 18th, 2015-22:35
send my best to the crew I'm very flattered they still remember me. Please tell them I will soon leave to Dubrovnik ;) Truly yours Damjan

Two simple but accurate watches

 By: ianny : July 18th, 2015-23:46
Regards Ian ...  

Accuracy in simple watches is admirable....

 By: KIH : July 19th, 2015-00:55
... what a nice pair! Ken

Thanks Ken :) [nt]

 By: ianny : July 19th, 2015-02:22

Trio of

 By: halkcb : July 18th, 2015-23:54
simple black dials HAGWE henry ...  

So, Henry, what do you think about the Tudor, after a while?

 By: amanico : July 19th, 2015-00:19
Still Honeymoon? Best, Nicolas


 By: halkcb : July 19th, 2015-01:00
enjoying it very much,nico has been on my wrist ever so often and surprisingly accurate the simple dial just grabs me and is much more interesting with the strap (have the bracelet too) you shoild try it---won't regret it best henry

Being simple never get you tired.....

 By: KIH : July 19th, 2015-00:56
.... a great trio! Ken

Simply Uncomplicated

 By: beel_lim : July 19th, 2015-03:14

Ah! Orient. Another legendary brand.....

 By: KIH : July 19th, 2015-04:46
.. very nice! Ken

Nothing simpler than only one hand

 By: Watches4ever : July 26th, 2015-19:23
This Azimuth HK Special Edition, one of 50 pieces, is a complete full destro, one hand that moved backwards (mechanical movement) and this photo was taken against the mirror, the reflection shows the right way it should look... Cheers, Ian ...