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Category Archives: Watches

How Watches Came to Reis-Nichols

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In honor of our upcoming 25th Annual Watch Event, former Reis-Nichols Watch Director, Paul White, shares the story behind how Reis-Nichols started selling watches.  Paul is originally from New York City and received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana State University. A frequent contributor to industry publications, Paul is a passionate film buff, home cook, and reader. A former sports and news talk host at Indianapolis’ WIBC Paul and his wife Carolyn are happily retired in Phoenix, Arizona, love to travel and visit their children and grandchildren. I am not in the habit of quoting song lyrics from films like “The Way We Were”; more likely you’ll find me voicing a line from “The ... [Read More]

Green Watches Are A Go!

In our latest watch-themed blog post, we asked Paul White about how to start a collection of nicer and luxury timepieces. He was the Watch Director here at Reis-Nichols from 1991-2007. Paul is originally from New York City and received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana State University. A frequent contributor to industry publications, Paul is a passionate film buff, home cook, and reader. A former sports and news talk host at Indianapolis’ WIBC Paul and his wife Carolyn are happily retired in Phoenix, Arizona, love to travel and visit their children and grandchildren. Going Green Begging the pardon of Elizabeth Barrett Browning…Green! How do I love thee? Let me count the ... [Read More]

Collect Call (For Watches)

In our latest watch-themed blog post, we asked Paul White about how to take care of watches. He was the Watch Director here at Reis-Nichols from 1991-2007. Paul is originally from New York City and received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana State University. A frequent contributor to industry publications, Paul is a passionate film buff, home cook, and reader. A former sports and news talk host at Indianapolis’ WIBC Paul and his wife Carolyn are happily retired in Phoenix, Arizona, love to travel and visit their children and grandchildren. Collecting has always been a passion for millions and millions of people. I may be dating myself here, but as a youth, we collected baseball ... [Read More]

Time For Her: Valentine’s Day Watch Picks

In our latest watch-themed blog post, we asked Paul White for his Valentine's Day watch picks for her. He was the Watch Director here at Reis-Nichols from 1991-2007. Paul is originally from New York City and received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana State University. A frequent contributor to industry publications, Paul is a passionate film buff, home cook, and reader. A former sports and news talk host at Indianapolis’ WIBC Paul and his wife Carolyn are happily retired in Phoenix, Arizona, love to travel and visit their children and grandchildren. Valentine’s Day: Flowers, Cupid, chocolate, a nice dinner out, some champagne, and, as always, a bit of romance. But why not make ... [Read More]

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide: For Him

What’s the one day of the year we celebrate love, intimacy, and romance? You guessed right—Valentine’s Day! It can be difficult shopping for your special man for Valentine’s Day. This year is different, we've got your back! Below are some great ideas if you're looking to treat your man to something special on Valentine's Day. We’ve prepared our 2021 Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Him below. Surprise him this Valentine's Day with a gift he didn't expect. Quick Links: Men's Jewelry | Accessories Watches Watches Under $750 | Watches Under $2500 | Watches Under $5000   Bracelets Chains & Pendants   Other ... [Read More]

Take the Time to Care (For Your Watch)

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Working in the retail watch industry for nearly three decades, we asked Paul White for insight on how to best take care of any beloved timepiece. He was the Watch Director here at Reis-Nichols from 1991-2007. Paul is originally from New York City and received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana State University. A frequent contributor to industry publications Paul is a passionate film buff, home cook, and reader. A former sports and news talk host at Indianapolis’ WIBC Paul and his wife Carolyn are happily retired in Phoenix, Arizona, love to travel and visit their children and grandchildren.   Watch TLC If you were lucky enough to receive a new wristwatch for the ... [Read More]

The Gift of Time

Working in the retail watch industry for nearly three decades, we asked Paul White to give us some of his favorite watch gifts for this particular holiday season. He was the Watch Director here at Reis-Nichols from 1991-2007. Paul is originally from New York City and received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana State University. A frequent contributor to industry publications Paul is a passionate film buff, home cook, and reader. A former sports and news talk host at Indianapolis’ WIBC Paul and his wife Carolyn are happily retired in Phoenix, Arizona, love to travel and visit their children and grandchildren. There’s no time like the present. And there’s no present like time. ... [Read More]

Gifts for Him: Holiday Shopping 2020

Holiday gifts for him at Reis-Nichols
When it comes to gift buying, it can be challenging to find the perfect gifts for him—especially when the man (or men) in your life don't seem to quite know what they want. Luckily for you, the experts at Reis-Nichols are here to spark some ideas to make your holiday shopping a little easier this year. As always, we are thrilled to be able to say that we are a jeweler that offers high-quality choices that accommodate budgets of any range. Surprise your guy this holiday season with the gift he didn't know he wanted. Check out some of our favorite picks for him below! Gifts Under $500 Gifts Under $1,500 Gifts Under $3,000 Gifts Under ... [Read More]

Oris Local Hero Honored at Reis-Nichols Jewelers

Oris Local Hero
Local Fire Fighter, Bruce Macy, Honored at Reis-Nichols Jewelers On July 20, Captain Bruce Macy of the Indianapolis Fire Department was recognized as a local hero in a ceremony that took place at Reis-Nichols Jewelers. In the ceremony, Macy was recognized by Oris Holstein Watches. Reis-Nichols owner, B.J. Nichols,  participated in the ceremony along with Oris representative, Jason Lemaistre. Bruce is a captain on the Indianapolis fire department with 30 years of service and is assigned to engine 5. Bruce was nominated as an Oris Local Hero by his son, Brandon. Brandon admires his father as a highly respected community member and a great dad. “He inspired me to get on the job and to continue to strive ... [Read More]

Summer Watches: Time of the Season

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He's back! This time watch expert, Paul White, will be educating us on which timepieces pair (and look) best in the hot and humid months of summer. Read on to see his tips for choosing the best summer watches. Paul is originally from New York City and received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana State University. A frequent contributor to industry publications Paul is a passionate film buff, home cook, and reader. A former sports and news talk host at Indianapolis’ WIBC Paul and his wife Carolyn are happily retired in Phoenix, Arizona, love to travel and visit their children and grandchildren. Time of the Season Wow! Who remembers this smash hit from the Zombies besides me? ... [Read More]