WATCH: Affordable Watch ChallengeWritten by Melissa Kong
Putting CROWN's editors to the test with a $500 watch challenge!
Hunting for a mechanical watch on a budget? Check out our picks from Watch Wonderland!
Erratum: The movement in the Ventus Mori Diver 300M is the Seiko NH35, not NH95 as mentioned. Apologies for the error!
Like most people these days, Melissa tells the time with her phone. She considers serious timepieces works of art and thinks the perpetual calendar is the handiest complication to date (pun not intended). She's also a Grammar Nazi but promises not to judge if you can't tell the difference between "guilloche" and "guillotine".