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Top Performing Athletes and Their Watches

April 8, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Top Performing Athletes and Their Watches

‘Top-performing celebrity sportsmen and women have been recognised as a branding opportunity by many luxury goods companies who are eager to sponsor them through lucrative endorsements deals. In addition, thanks to these collaborations many high-profile athletes have developed a taste for fine horology and continue to spend their hard earned paychecks on often rare and […]

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History of Bremont

April 6, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on History of Bremont

‘Founded in 2002 by brothers Nick and Giles English, Bremont Watch Company offers luxurious timepieces crafted in tribute to traditional horology and vintage aviation. Established out of genuine passion for all things mechanical, Bremont brings together the aesthetics of historic aircrafts and the latest watchmaking technology.‘

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Watch Repairs 101: Dial Restoration

April 2, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Watch Repairs 101: Dial Restoration

‘Depending on the age and wear of your timepiece, it may appear to have lost its original lustre. Most often, this is caused by high sun exposure and long term salt water damage. In severe cases, this can cause the watch dial to become faint in colour and even  chip. As an ultimate solution to […]

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History of Pilot’s Watches

March 30, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on History of Pilot’s Watches

‘The pilot’s watch is now among the most popular watch styles, not least for its fascinating history and dashing looks. Ever since the early days of aviation, watches have played an integral part in pushing the boundaries of technological innovation.’

Our Top Dress Watches

March 26, 2018 7:23 pm Published by Comments Off on Our Top Dress Watches

‘A good dress watch is arguably an essential item of a man’s wardrobe. It is an indispensable element of an elegant outfit that subtly, yet effectively, professes its owner’s class and sense of style. Offering timeless sophistication, beautiful dress watches are prized possessions, which are usually reserved for special occasions.’

History of Cartier

March 25, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on History of Cartier

‘Cartier watches are among the most sought after luxury pieces on the market. Since its foundation in 1847, the firm has been the favourite jeweller and watchmaker of the international elite.‘

Top Watch Blogs to Follow

March 22, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Top Watch Blogs to Follow

‘As genuine watch lovers, we are always on the look-out for like-minded people who share our passion for fine horology.‘

History of Watches and Space Exploration

March 18, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on History of Watches and Space Exploration

‘The technical environment of space exploration not only pushes scientific knowledge, but also triggers the watchmaking world to develop increasingly functional timepieces, fit to withstand the challenging conditions of outer space.‘

The Evolution of the Dive Watch

March 11, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on The Evolution of the Dive Watch

‘Having stemmed out of military endeavours, these rugged timepieces demonstrate the most advanced technologies that luxury watchmaking have to offer.’

Famous British Watch Collectors

March 8, 2018 10:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Famous British Watch Collectors

‘As high-end horology is still a niche and rather privileged hobby, it continues to serve as a symbol of professional success, inspiring dreams and ambitions’

Our Top Pilot’s Watches

March 4, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Our Top Pilot’s Watches

‘Depending on one’s particular needs and fashion sense, the watch industry continues to accommodate the demands of even the most fastidious watch aficionados.’