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2022-06-21 10:13
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Collecting Together With Josh Wright
2022-06-09 16:01
For those with a passion for well-made things, the obsession lies not only in how an object is made but why it came to be made that way. For Josh Wright, understanding the history of a craft… Read More
The Complete Rolex Buyer’s Guide
2022-06-03 14:23
If there is only one luxury watch brand that almost everyone knows, it’s Rolex. From Mad Men’s Don Draper’s Rolex Explorer to former President Barack Obama’s Rolex Ce… Read More
Reference Refresh: The Modern Calatrava
2022-05-25 14:59
With Patek Philippe’s Calatrava turning 90 in 2022, the time is ripe to look back on an icon of classic Fine Watchmaking that’s been almost a century in the making.  The Cal… Read More
The History Of Time: The Return Of Czapek
2022-05-24 18:04
Many legacy watchmaking brands attempt to make a comeback, but few manage to pull it off. Czapek has become one of the most resounding success stories of recent years. How did they do it? W… Read More
The Case For Tonneau Cases
2022-05-13 21:20
The vast majority of watches are round—quite simply because that’s the shape of their main component, the wheel. In addition to this practical consideration, habit and fashion ha… Read More
Richard Mille’s Lightweight Luxury
2022-05-10 19:37
How did a company that was unknown just twenty years ago find itself rubbing shoulders with brands whose value runs into six or seven figures? We’ll probably look back on it as one of… Read More
F1 Is Back: 5 Watches For The Paddock
2022-04-29 19:18
In life and in sport, time determines who wins and who loses. And time is the great arbiter of one of my favorite things: racing. When I think about racing, I think about lap times, pit stop… Read More
The Evolution Of The Cartier Santos
2022-04-29 18:11
Rugged, oversized, round, complicated: these are all common characteristics of a typical pilot’s watch. Rarely do complication-free, square, or elegant serve as fitting descriptors&mda&hell…Read More
2022-04-22 19:05
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2022-04-22 18:55
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In The Details: Turning Blue
2022-04-18 14:38
As early as the 16th century, watchmakers used heat bluing to prevent the steel components of their watches— hands, screws, and sometimes even the dials— from succumbing to oxida… Read More
In The Details: Guilloché Techniques
2022-04-13 16:52
Guilloché is perhaps the most immediately visible of the many decorative watchmaking arts, and while there’s been considerable progress in micro-techniques, the craft itself has… Read More
WatchBox Talks: Aldis Hodge
2022-04-07 16:57
It’s widely understood that Haute Horology requires singular focus, unshakable determination, and a lifetime of dedication. Yet, being a “multi-hyphenate” isn’t such… Read More
Understanding Watch Jewels
2022-04-01 02:00
In a watch movement, there are many different features such as a balance spring, movement plate and bridges. Jewels are an important part of the movement helping with accuracy and longevity… Read More
10 Best Omega Watches For Women
2022-03-31 02:00
Omega has been producing watches since 1848; the brand has been seen on the wrists of many celebrities, James Bond, and has even traveled to the moon. Omega creates stylish and functional wa… Read More
Comparing Tudor And Rolex
2022-03-03 02:00
Rolex is one of the most recognized watch brands today. Almost anyone on the street can name Rolex as a luxury watch, but what about Tudor? The sister brand used to be seen as the ‘poo… Read More
2022-02-18 21:02
In the coming weeks we will be upgrading our app to provide the strongest experience possible. Over time we’ll be adding enhanced features and functions to aid your collecting journey… Read More
How To Spot A Fake Rolex
2022-02-18 02:00
Rolex is one of the most recognizable watch manufacturers, producing approximately one million timepieces per year. Rolex models have been worn by the likes of James Bond and other celebriti… Read More
Collecting Together With Rob Miller
2022-02-16 03:00
We’re all familiar with the utilitarian tool watch. Rugged, versatile, and built to withstand the forces of nature. But rarely has a modern collector put these functional timepieces to… Read More
A History Of Rolex Innovations
2022-02-07 01:30
Rolex has always been at the forefront of watch innovations and inventions since the brand was founded in 1905. Their watchmakers are dedicated to perfection and developing new innovations t… Read More
A History Of Patek Philippe
2022-01-22 02:00
Patek Philippe is one of the oldest Swiss watch companies, manufacturing timepieces for over 180 years. In almost 200 years of being in business, Patek Philippe has pioneered modern watchmak… Read More
In Focus: De Bethune DB25 Starry Varius
2022-01-18 00:49
Humankind has long looked to the heavens for inspiration. The stars have provided a means of telling stories, a means to navigate the world, and a reason for humans to dream and think about… Read More
Collecting Together With Mark Cho
2022-01-06 02:42
At the helm of his global retail outfit, the Armoury, Mark Cho is redefining the world of bespoke men’s tailoring, ushering tailored menswear into the 21st century with a refined but a… Read More
History Of The Rolex Quartz Movement
2022-01-04 02:00
The 1970s brought about a period of time in the watchmaking world commonly referred to as the Quartz Crisis. In 1969 when the first quartz movement was introduced, some brands embraced the m… Read More
Grand Seiko Snowflake Buyer’s Guide
2021-12-31 04:37
Typically when someone hears the name Grand Seiko Snowflake, the classic SBGA011 or the SBGA211 comes to mind, powered by the Spring Drive movement. The reference SBGA011 was the Seiko Grand… Read More
Why Is It Nicknamed The Rolex Smurf?
2021-11-04 02:00
The Rolex Submariner was launched in the early 1950s and over the years there have been different variations of steel, yellow gold, and white gold as well as the introduction of color in bot… Read More
2021-11-03 02:00
While it hasn’t exactly become widespread, it’s no surprise to find that enamel is a thing in contemporary watchmaking. Over and above the well-known (but poorly understood) gran… Read More
What’s Behind Black?
2021-10-29 02:00
Being seen without us knowing where it comes from: such is the dark destiny of black, watchmaking’s lucky color. Let’s find out more by taking a walk on the dark side! Behind eac… Read More
2021-10-13 02:00
The 1950s brought a number of new developments in the Rolex catalog of tool watches including the GMT-Master II, the Submariner, and the Milgauss. Unlike the other Rolex tool watches for div… Read More
2021-10-12 02:00
The revival in vintage fashion has led to a minor style detail making a discreet comeback of its own: the sector dial. This segmented minute track, popular in the 1960s, is everywhere to be… Read More
The NEXT Rolex Quest: Where To Start
2021-10-08 02:00
Whether you’re completely new to the brand, or you’ve owned a half dozen or more by now, inevitably a watch collector is destined to face the question of “what Rolex comes… Read More
In Focus: F.P. Journe CT2RG Centigraphe
2021-10-01 02:00
An unwritten rule of the watch world is that a chronograph requires some motorsport heritage to be a bona fide “racing chronograph.” The F.P. Journe Centigraphe is no exception… Read More
Top Patek Philippe Men’s Watches
2021-09-30 02:00
Patek Philippe has produced luxury watches for over 180 years, innovating with new designs, techniques, and complications. The brand is even included in the revered Holy Trinity of Watches… Read More
Women’s Rolex Buying Guide
2021-09-24 02:00
In today’s world, a ladies watch can be almost anything as long as it fits correctly. Historically, ladies watches have been small and covered in diamonds. Luckily, Rolex offers a wide… Read More
Worldtimers Then And Now
2021-09-21 02:00
As any collector realizes, the rich history of horology allows each watch to act as a snapshot into the past. Watches can tell us so much about the role of technology in society, the design… Read More
The Top Ten Pilot Watches
2021-09-09 02:00
Ready for take-off? Authentic pilot watches are still quite a rarity. Here’s our Top 10. 1. The most popular: Rolex GMT-Master II Does this legendary traveler need any further introdu… Read More
Top Patek Philippe Women’s Watches
2021-08-26 02:00
For over 180 years, Patek Philippe has been at the forefront of luxury watch manufacturing. Crafting exquisite women’s timepieces dates back to the early days of the brand rather than… Read More
Bicompax – The Panda, Zorro, And Co.
2021-08-25 02:00
Do good things always come in threes? Not always. For the majority of chronographs, counting minutes and seconds is enough. In which case, you only need two counters. Here’s a brief hi… Read More
Watch Hands – Pointing The Way
2021-08-17 02:00
They’re the first thing you look at and the last thing in which you take an interest: such is the cruel destiny of watch hands. They require less technical prowess than a tourbillon, s… Read More
How To Read A Watch Bezel
2021-08-13 02:00
A watch bezel may be graduated, feature a tachymeter scale, calculation or diving functions, or GMT. Bezels form a major part of a watch’s personality. But here’s the thing: very… Read More
For The Ritualist: Manually Wound Watches
2021-08-12 02:00
Open your eyes. Turn off your alarm. Sit up in bed. Grab your watch from the nightstand. Wind it. If there is a purer daily ritual for the watch lover, I don’t know it. While some will… Read More
Converting Crypto To Collectibles
2021-07-26 02:00
While major cryptocurrencies have retreated from their mid-spring peaks, surges in blockchain currencies and non-fungible tokens remain among the standout stories of the investment landscape… Read More
One Watch + Two Tones = Twice The Impact
2021-07-14 02:00
Two-tone watches were said to be very 80’s; which is handy for them right now, as fashions tend to make a comeback after skipping a generation: suddenly, they’re all the rage aga… Read More
The World Of Independent Watchmaking
2021-07-12 13:46
Over the past several years, it seems that more collectors have begun talking about independent watchmaking and its complex landscape of unique designs, rare timepieces, and impressive innov… Read More

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