The Evolution of Timepieces [INFOGRAPHIC]

If you’re like many people, you aren’t finished getting dressed until you’re wearing your wristwatch. Though wristwatches of all styles are worn by both men and women today, this was not always the case. Pocket watches were favored through the early 20 th century, and wristwatches were seen as a type of fad jewelry that only women wore. After World War I, wristwatches became more popular, and evolved steadily as the century went on. The next time you’re looking for watches in Chicago, consider how these timepieces have evolved into the works of art and fashion they are today. Take a look at this infographic to learn more about the evolution of watches, and how familiar names such as Cartier influenced their development. Please share with your friends and family.

The Evolution of Watches in Chicago

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