Author Archives for Cait Bazemore

5 of the Most Complicated Pocket Watches Ever Made

March 23, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

‘Although it has been many decades since the pocket watch was in its prime, it still has its place in horological history. It might surprise you to learn that some of the most complex watches in the world were not wristwatches but instead pocket watches. Here, we’ll explore five of the most complicated pocket watches […]

5 of the Best Special Edition Dive Watches

March 19, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

‘Dive watches are one of the most popular styles of tool watches on the market. They boast incredible functionality for both professional and amateur divers alike. Here, we’ll take a look at five of the best special edition variations on some of those popular dive models.’

Watch Fundamentals: Outer Components

March 2, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

‘Whether you want to learn more about watches to better understand the services we perform in our workshop or whether you want to learn more about watches out of pure curiosity, we’re excited to share some watch fundamentals, starting with the outer components.’

Our Watch Pick of the Month: The Cartier Santos

February 19, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

‘In 1904, Alberto Santos-Dumont approached his friend Louis Cartier about creating a watch optimised for flight. The result was a small watch fitted with a leather strap that could be attached to the wrist with a buckle. It was then the first wristwatch and first pilot watch were born: the Cartier Santos.’