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5 of the Best Space Inspired Watches

April 5, 2018 8:00 pm Published by Comments Off on 5 of the Best Space Inspired Watches

‘The cosmic universe beyond our world has influenced and inspired watchmakers for decades. Here, we’ll take a look at five of the best space inspired watches ever made.’

Our Watch Pick of the Month: The IWC Portuguese

March 29, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Our Watch Pick of the Month: The IWC Portuguese

‘The Portuguese is immediately recognisable for its iconic design, inspired by pocket watches of the same era. The model has a rich history that spans over seven decades, beginning with the first Portuguese Reference 325 in 1939.’

5 of the Most Complicated Pocket Watches Ever Made

March 23, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on 5 of the Most Complicated Pocket Watches Ever Made

‘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 Comments Off on 5 of the Best Special Edition Dive Watches

‘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: Date Complications

March 16, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Watch Fundamentals: Date Complications

‘In horology, a complication refers to any feature beyond hours and minutes. One of the most common types of complications are date complications.’

5 of the Most Complicated Wristwatches in the World

March 12, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on 5 of the Most Complicated Wristwatches in the World

‘Most wristwatches are made for everyday wear. Then there are more extravagant wristwatches. Ones that aren’t just timekeeping devices. They’re pieces of wearable art. These are five of the most complicated wristwatches in the world.’

Watches and Automobiles: Current Partnerships

March 9, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Watches and Automobiles: Current Partnerships

‘What first emerged as a practical partnership during the development of dashboard clocks quickly evolved into much more. Here, we’ll explore some of the current partnerships between some of the top watchmakers and automobile manufacturers in the industry. ‘

Watches to Pair with London Fashion Week’s AW18 Trends

March 5, 2018 5:30 pm Published by Comments Off on Watches to Pair with London Fashion Week’s AW18 Trends

‘It’s never too late to modernise your watch collection or revive an old model that hasn’t gotten proper wrist time in recent years. Let these five AW18 trends inspire you and your watch collection this year.’

Watch Fundamentals: Outer Components

March 2, 2018 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Watch Fundamentals: Outer Components

‘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 Comments Off on Our Watch Pick of the Month: The Cartier Santos

‘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.’