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Store Review: Bailey Banks and Biddle, Oakbrook, IL Overview: Chain jewelery store Brands sold/spotted:  TAG Heuer, Omega, Zenith, Breitling, many others. Prices: Retail ($750 to $15000+) Watch bands/bracelets sold there? No Detailed Review: I must say, if you are willing to part with a couple of grand or more, this is the place to stop.  […]

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Store Review, Macy’s, Oakbrook, IL

Sunday, April 19th, 2009

Store Review: Macy’s, Oakbrook, IL Overview: Chain department store Brands sold/spotted: Fossil, Nautica, TAG Heuer, Seiko, Citizen, many more. Prices: Retail ($40 to $9000+) Watch bands/bracelets sold there? No Detailed Review: This store has two watch sections, a fine watch and a fashion watch section.  The fashion watch section has a very wide selection and […]

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Store Review, Nordstrom, Oakbrook, IL

Saturday, April 18th, 2009

Store Review: Nordstrom, Oakbrook, IL Overview: Chain department store Brands sold/spotted: Zodiac, Baume and Mercier, Longiness, AK, et al. Prices: Retail ($40 to $4000) Watch bands/bracelets sold there? No Detailed Review: This store has one watch counter with a very wide range of price points.  Anything from $45 Anne Klein fashion watches to $2,400 Longiness […]

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Store Review: Movado Company Store, Oak Brook, IL Overview: Corporate owned direct sales store Brands sold/spotted: Movado Only Prices: Retail ($250 to $6000) Watch bands/bracelets sold there? No Detailed Review: I am not a huge fan of Movado watches, but they are a classic and well respected brand that others like.  Customer service here is […]

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Store Review: Rogers and Holland, Oak Brook

Monday, September 1st, 2008

Rogers and Holland in Oak Brook, IL Overview: Corporate owned mall jewelery store Brands sold/spotted: Hamilton, Citizen, Rado, et al. Prices: Retail Watch bands/bracelets sold there? No Detailed Review: I orginally checked out this store to see the Hamilton watches. I like Hamiltons, they are American cased and have many military style watches. They did […]

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Monday, September 1st, 2008

I really like to visit watch stores and stores that sell watches.  Wouldn’t it be nice if someone out there could tell you where you can go and what stores to avoid?  Well, here I am.  I live in a Southwest suburb of Chicago and work in a Western suburb of Chicago.  I have visited […]

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