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I’ve damaged my Omega Seamaster Bezel: Replacement Cost Guide

September 14, 2018 3:42 pm Published by Comments Off on I’ve damaged my Omega Seamaster Bezel: Replacement Cost Guide

What’s an Omega Seamaster Bezel Replacement cost likely to be in the U.K?  Where can you source an Omega Seamaster Bezel replacement at the best price? Find out below. You don’t know how you did it. Perhaps last week when you slammed your golf clubs in the boot after a miserable round. Or that bank holiday you […]

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How to save money on your Omega Service Cost

September 14, 2018 3:40 pm Published by Comments Off on How to save money on your Omega Service Cost

What’s an Omega Service Cost likely to be in the U.K?  Where’s the best place to get your Omega watch serviced and back on your wrist looking like new? Your questions answered. Sooner or later even the finest Swiss watches are going to need a tune up. So what is an Omega watch repair going to cost […]

From The Big Screen to the White House – 5 Famous Rolex Wearers

December 22, 2017 10:34 am Published by Comments Off on From The Big Screen to the White House – 5 Famous Rolex Wearers

Popularly referred to as the ‘king of watches’ Rolex is one of the world’s most popular luxury watchmaking brands, appealing to successful individuals across diverse occupations, from politicians to movie stars alike. It is without a doubt one of the world’s most sought after status symbol.

Panerai and its Navy Legacy

December 22, 2017 10:30 am Published by Comments Off on Panerai and its Navy Legacy

Founded in Florence in 1860, Panerai is an iconic watchmaking brand with a fascinating legacy. Considered to be one of the world’s finest watchmakers, until recently Panerai has been a military top secret, producing submersible timepieces and other luminescent equipment for the Italian Royal Navy.

History of IWC Ingenieur

December 22, 2017 10:30 am Published by Comments Off on History of IWC Ingenieur

Since its original release more than 60 years ago, the IWC Ingenieur has not only undergone numerous redesigns to catch up with the changing times, but has also broadened its watch family. Despite the diversity, the collection is unified in the spirit of the original model from 1954, and continues to provide functional timepieces made […]

The Watch on a Mission: Story of OMEGA and Apollo 13

December 22, 2017 10:29 am Published by Comments Off on The Watch on a Mission: Story of OMEGA and Apollo 13

The Omega Speedmaster is unquestionably one of the most famous watches ever made. The legendary timepiece popularly nicknamed the ‘Moonwatch’ reached stardom for participating in all six lunar missions.

From Royals to Rock Stars – 5 Famous Cartier Watch Owners

November 21, 2017 9:26 am Published by Comments Off on From Royals to Rock Stars – 5 Famous Cartier Watch Owners

Since the nineteenth century, it has been royalty’s favourite Since its early beginnings, Cartier has always found appeal amongst the world’s elite. In fact, King Edward VII of England famously referred to Cartier as ‘the jeweller of kings and the king of jewellers’. To this day, Cartier is the go-to jeweller and watchmaker of the international […]

From Camelot to The Flying Fish – 5 Famous Omega Watch Owners

October 3, 2017 10:39 am Published by Comments Off on From Camelot to The Flying Fish – 5 Famous Omega Watch Owners

We all know how truly impressive the craftsmanship of making timepieces is, but what happens when you take these intricate processes and run with them, adding every embellishment and added extra known to man

3 Reasons why the TAG Heuer Monaco takes the podium

September 29, 2017 3:02 pm Published by Comments Off on 3 Reasons why the TAG Heuer Monaco takes the podium

The TAG Heuer Monaco has often been heralded as one of the most iconic and recognisable watches in the world, thanks in part to it’s long association with Steve McQueen.

The Most Expensive Watches In The World

September 27, 2017 4:32 pm Published by Comments Off on The Most Expensive Watches In The World

We all know how truly impressive the craftsmanship of making timepieces is, but what happens when you take these intricate processes and run with them, adding every embellishment and added extra known to man

3 Reasons why the Omega Speedmaster is out of this world

September 19, 2017 11:11 am Published by Comments Off on 3 Reasons why the Omega Speedmaster is out of this world

The Omega Speedmasters illustrious history began in 1957 when it was launched as a sports and racing chronograph at a time when Omega were the official timekeeper of the Olympic Games.