Dr Edwina Davies
Dr Edwina Davies is a historian and retired academic who has published many articles.
A Cumbrian by birth, she lives in a country idyll in South Lakes and been known to make the odd purchase at her local Jeweller; George Banks, Bowness.
In particular she has a strong interest in European History and will be contributing further articles in the future for Escapement.uk.com.
Content Posted by Dr Edwina Davies
“I’ve found a watch you’ll like”. Such a statement usually means that the watch being referred to has a traditional feel and this is true in this case; the Robina. It’s totally English, serene of face, beautifully formed, graceful and unpretentious.
When a watch comes along at a price point which allows indulgence, has elegance, eye appeal, which fulfils its maker’s mantra of contemporary design and manufacturing excellence, choice should not be an issue. Indulgence is the answer.
Here is a timepiece at once both familiar and unusual. It’s cylindrical form and sturdiness instil a comfortable feel as of an old acquaintance and yet it is pleasingly different and has a modernity of style.