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by salleh
Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ladies watch storage
Replies: 2
Views: 237

Re: ladies watch storage

there's such a big difference between the different styles of ladies watches that I'm betting you''ll have to go with more than one kind of storage .......especially since sone open up flat and some dont's ..( and even if they do, many of the ladies watches have guard chains that prevent a full flat...
by salleh
Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flea Market Adventure
Replies: 4
Views: 524

Re: Flea Market Adventure

I have been selling at the Alameda Antique Fair for about 10 years now, and as I can't leave the booth I cannot brag of any great finds .....that being said, I do have a couple of good watch friends that even now always stop by ....One of them seems to come up with from 1 to 3 watches every time ......
by salleh
Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm going to be selling most of my collection...
Replies: 16
Views: 1794

Re: I'm going to be selling most of my collection...

Egad ! I hope you and yours got through that Hurricane ! ......the few photos I've seen are devastating ......
by salleh
Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello Old Friends
Replies: 2
Views: 119

Hello Old Friends

.....It has been 4 years since I last strode these halls of watch learning and sharing.....but you all were never far from my mind ...I was starting to make jewelry from vingage watches when it all of a sudden took off in a rush, and I was swept away with all the work I found myself doing ......Now ...
by salleh
Mon May 05, 2014 7:54 am
Forum: Omega Watch Forum
Topic: Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......
Replies: 9
Views: 3559

Re: Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......

......This will be quick as I am due up in SOnoma in about an hour and a half, and it's an hour drive ....but I had to write this morning .....my eyes are still very tired from a very intense couple of days, so I am having trouble telling colors inside the house .... ...but Gatorpa, you are very clo...
by salleh
Sat May 03, 2014 9:25 pm
Forum: Omega Watch Forum
Topic: Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......
Replies: 9
Views: 3559

Re: Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......

...I'll pop in Tuesday ....have to finish getting ready for the Alameda Show, and it's already 10:16, ....then the show tomorrow, followed by falling on my face tomorrow night....then up in the morning and off to Sonoma for lunch with my old friend Barbara, and then it's hit the Sonoma thrift shops,...
by salleh
Sat May 03, 2014 2:58 pm
Forum: Omega Watch Forum
Topic: Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......
Replies: 9
Views: 3559

Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......

.....Making a spectacular comeback with a killer Omega ( I hope ) .....but the story starts with this Gruen Spider .....after about a year, it got all fixed ....and running great, and the first day it was out in the case, a fellow I have traded watches with before offered an Omega, so he went to his...
by salleh
Thu Jun 27, 2013 7:20 am
Forum: American Watch Forum
Topic: benrus 14k gold ladies watch
Replies: 3
Views: 4177

Re: benrus 14k gold ladies watch

.....sorry to say this, but that particular style, ( the ladies watches of that size and design.....they made a ka-jillio of them between the 30s and the 70s) is wroth pretty much just the gold content .... ...ladies vintage watches are going up in value, but only the special ones,.....from about 19...
by salleh
Tue Jun 25, 2013 9:58 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: inheritated Hamiltons
Replies: 9
Views: 2376

Re: inheritated Hamiltons

...lots of philistines buy watches to melt them down ...but the ones I am selling are bought by ladies for themselves......one doesn't buy a gold or gold filled watch on etsy to melt ! And I get well over the melt price anyway ..... but the plethora of ladies movements and dials tell me that there's...
by salleh
Mon Jun 24, 2013 7:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello
Replies: 4
Views: 1502

Re: Hello

and here she is in a pensive mood......

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