Strickland Vintage Watches’ 1950s era diner shoot took our models (clockwise from left) Cody Telsa, Molly Nagle, Hanna Cowart and Rosalie Mancini back to a diner in Nowhere Kansas, circa 1957.
Photographer: Jeruel Garado of Jeruel Photography
Makeup: Katie Poplin
Hair: Corinne Smrz
Timepieces: Clockwise from left: Men’s 1950 Waltham dress watch, Ladies’ 1955 Omega Seamaster/Ladymatic; Men’s 1957 Bulova; and a men’s 1933 Elgin dresswatch.
Alluring Surrealist French wrist watch advertisement illustrating the pervasive influence of Dali; Paris, 1950.
Happy 87th birthday to Barbara Eden!
Outstanding example of Aviator timekeeping, this Elgin A-17A is both exceedingly handsome and accurate. Circa late WWII; Cold War era.
On this date in 1987, Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey made “Dirty Dancing” a must see for generations.
A 1900 Elgin National Watch Company advertisement touting its famed ruby jeweled timepiece.
There’ll never be another Ree-Ree …
Astonishingly graceful, this 1940 Gruen “Veri-Thin” in solid 14k rose gold is the perfect harmony of form and function. Offered in a period Gruen Bakelite presentation case.
“I’m getting a message … yes … yes, it’s clearer now … the message is ‘Nice wristwatches’ …”
Classic faces: The heavenly Sophia Loren wearing a pocket watch as a necklace. No woman has been sexier.