American watchmaking has certainly experienced a resurgence of late with more and more brands beginning to make their mark on an international stage. There are few watchmakers out there quite as classy or sophisticated as Brooklyn based, Carpenter Watches, who have some of the most elegant, understated timepieces on the market right now and if you’re after a new watch for 2019, one from their line up would certainly be one of our top picks here at Coolector HQ.
Carpenter Watches are unquestionably some of the classiest looking timepieces we’ve encountered and their understated, minimalistic design is sure to resonate with today’s contemporary man after a timepiece that offers both form and function. Their majestic looking watches come in a wide array of styles to suit every taste and, perhaps best of all, you can get one of these glorious looking timepieces on your wrist for under $1000.
The latest collection of timepieces from Brooklyn Watch, the Brooklyn Gent ($825-$895), is certainly one of their finest offerings to date and these great looking watches are already positively flying off the shelves in the run up to Christmas. Dapperness personified, these sublimely styled and crafted timepieces have certainly caught our eye here at The Coolector and with so many different colourways and straps to pick from, you’re sure to find one that suits your own personal style.
Fantastically stylish, the Brooklyn Gent timepieces from Brooklyn Watches offer superb value for money and you’ll be a amazed that you can get such an accomplished watch on your wrist for under $1k. These great looking timepieces are available with both stainless steel and leather straps because this is one of the most divisive design element of watches so the Brooklyn Gent makes the clever choice to cater to both.
Boasting an ETA 2824-2, 25 jewell automatic movement, the Brooklyn Gent from Carpenter Watches has an impressive movement as its beating heart and its accuracy and performance is second to none as a result. In addition to the first class movement, there are plenty of other excellent features to be found with the Brooklyn Gent timepieces which includes a 50m water resistance, 316L stainless steel casing with a sapphire crystal exhibition caseback and a screw down crown – all of which combine to deliver a mighty classy looking watch.
Don Draper-esque Dapperness
There is an understated, minimalist vibe to all the timepieces from Carpenter Watches but it is their Brooklyn Gent range which pulls this off with the most aplomb. Impeccably stylish with an old-school, vintage style aesthetic that wouldn’t look out of place on Madison Avenue in the 1950s and 60s, these gloriously cool watches are definitely the sort of accessory that we look to get our on our own wrists here at Coolector HQ.
Wonderfully well priced, exceptionally stylish and made from the finest components and materials, it doesn’t take a rocket scientist to see why the Brooklyn Gent range from Carpenter Watches are proving so incredibly popular. For any man after a minimalistic masterpiece for their wrist in 2019, look no further because you’ve just found it.