15 10, 2018

How Pocket Watches Transformed Society Forever

It’s hard to imagine life before we were able to know the time in a glance. But for most of human history, this is how it was. Only recently, during the medieval period, did clocks begin to have an impact on how we live and how society functions. It all [...]

How Pocket Watches Transformed Society Forever
8 10, 2018

The Most Famous Vintage Watches from Film

When you think about how many wrists and watches have been seen on the big screen, it’s surprising that only a small handful have made an impact on the wider landscapes of fashion and culture. This begs the question: what’s special about the ones that did? Is it because they [...]

The Most Famous Vintage Watches from Film
24 09, 2018

The Best Vintage Watch Books Ever Published

Books about watches general fall into two categories: hardcore manuals filled with esoteric lexicon and intricate specifications, and artistic collections of stunning visuals and watch porn. If you’re a normal person with a general interest in vintage watches, ideally, you want something that falls in between the two. You want [...]

The Best Vintage Watch Books Ever Published
17 09, 2018

The Risks of Buying A Vintage Watch Online

With demand and prices spiking, the level of risk that comes with buying a vintage watch online is greater than ever. No matter if you’re a first time buyer or an established collector, then, if you’re not extra extra careful, you may just end up with a genuine fake or [...]

The Risks of Buying A Vintage Watch Online
3 09, 2018

Why Luxury Vintage Watches Will Never Go Out of Style

You’d think the interest in vintage watches would have finally begun to die down or at least waver a little. But as sales of luxury vintage watch brands show, interest is growing — and there’s no signs its slowing down. Safe to say, then, vintage watches are not a fleeting [...]

Why Luxury Vintage Watches Will Never Go Out of Style
29 08, 2018

The Oldest Vintage Watch Brands In The World

Time has been around for billions of years — ever since the beginning of the universe and everything came into existence. But we only began measuring it, at least in the modern era, some eight hundred years ago. In 1275, first came the mechanical clock, proudly invented in England. In the [...]

The Oldest Vintage Watch Brands In The World
13 08, 2018

Vintage Vs. New: Which Watch Is Right For You?

We’re sold youth as though it’s always better than seniority. The latest fashion, the most cutting-edge technology, the freshest hit singles; although they may well be admirable in their own right, their principal selling point is that they're new — or in other words, not old. Rather than being grounded [...]

Vintage Vs. New: Which Watch Is Right For You?
6 08, 2018

5 Characteristics of Rare Vintage Watches

The dream of every vintage watch enthusiast is to come across a watch in pristine condition, as if it has never been worn or out of its box. However, good condition, rather than the be all and end all of vintage watches, is more like an added bonus. What’s really [...]

5 Characteristics of Rare Vintage Watches
31 07, 2018

4 Reasons to Buy a Vintage or Preowned Watch

Many people buy vintage or second-hand watches with the sole intent to resell them sometime in the future and turn a profit. But whereas it may be true that there is money to be made on such watches, the real value of owning them comes from the joy and pleasure [...]

4 Reasons to Buy a Vintage or Preowned Watch
23 07, 2018

5 Quality Markers For Buying a Vintage Watch

As the market of vintage watches is so hot right now, the line between what’s good and what’s not so good is getting blurrier every day. But when you strip away dishonest traders trying to make a quick sale on market newbies, the markers and standards used to assess the [...]

5 Quality Markers For Buying a Vintage Watch