Wednesday, 10 January 2018


There is so much beauty in things that are simple. More and more do I love things that don't have all the bells and whistles. I'm a bit of a minimalist, especially when it comes to clothes and accessories, so I was thrilled when I was gifted the super trendy Chelsea watch from The Six Watches team (thanks so very much for the love!) I love repping my city and the SIX logo is perfectly placed so I will always be reminded of home no matter where I am.

This watch features gold accents and a grey leather strap. I wear all sorts of colours and funny enough, the Chelsea watch worked well with any outfit in my wardrobe :) I'm happy to have such a versatile watch! At 36mm, its also perfect for my small wrist.  The leather felt very soft and was super comfortable. I'm currently obsessed with this watch! I wore this watch on a casual night out but it also looked great when I dressed up. The gold and grey complement each other well. Watches make perfect gifts, and the Chelsea watch came in a sleek black box that looks just as pretty as the watch.

If you're one that likes to get technical about what's inside a watch, the Chelsea watch uses a Japanese Quartz movement. What does that mean? 

A quartz timepiece is powered by a battery that sends an electrical signal through a piece of crystal quartz. The quartz vibrates 32768 times per second, creating a signal with a precise frequency. The vibrations are measured by the circuit and converted into a single pulse every second. The consistent movement of the watch hands is a result of this pulse.

So what are the benefits Of Quartz movement anyway?

Accurate Time: A quartz mechanism barely veers from the exact time, ensuring superior accuracy.

Ease Of Use: Quartz watches are battery-powered and do not require human intervention to keep ticking.

Low Maintenance: The low number of moving parts and the presence of a battery ensure that quartz watches are lower maintenance.

Less Expensive: Mechanical and automatic watches require more watchmaking hours and skill. Quartz watches are hence cheaper.

Durability: A quartz timepiece has fewer moving parts that may require repairing, making it more durable than a mechanical watch.

I am by no means a watch collector, but I was impressed with the manufacturing of the Chelsea watch since it feels very well made. The Six Watches would be my pick if you're looking to satisfy the need for a well made, minimalist watch that works well with any wardrobe. 

If you'd like to learn more about what The Six Watches has to offer, visit their website  You can use promo code: alittlebitofgloss12 to save $$$ off your purchase!

Do you like to wear watches? What are some accessories you can't live without?? Let me know in the comments :)


1 comment:

  1. I have never heard of them but I love the watch that you highlighted. I am definitely keeping this in mind.


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