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Sector Dials:  The Past has a Bright Future

Sector Dials: The Past has a Bright Future

The revival in vintage fashion has led to a minor style detail making a discreet comeback of its own: the sector dial. This segmented min...

For The Ritualist: Manually Wound Watches

For The Ritualist: Manually Wound Watches

Open your eyes. Turn off your alarm. Sit up in bed. Grab your watch from the nightstand. Wind it. If there is a purer daily ritual for th...

In Focus: Vacheron Constantin Historiques Triple Calendar 1942

In Focus: Vacheron Constantin Historiques Triple Calendar 1942

I am a sucker for vintage triple calendars. I have always and will always love them. But there are days where you just need a reliable, d...

WatchBox Rewound: Unique Displays of Time Video Round-Up

WatchBox Rewound: Unique Displays of Time Video Round-Up

Watches are the Rube Goldberg machines of timekeeping. Energy starts in the mainspring, rushes to the escapement, teeters back-and-forth ...

WatchBox Rewound: Beach to Tux Video Round-Up

WatchBox Rewound: Beach to Tux Video Round-Up

It’s Friday morning and you’re buttoning your cufflinks when you begin to answer an almost-insoluble question: Which watch will you wear ...

Traditional or Modern? The Two Faces of the Tourbillon

Traditional or Modern? The Two Faces of the Tourbillon

The tourbillon’s patent was filed exactly 220 years ago, in 1801. Nowadays, the tourbillon has two faces – its purest, traditional form, ...

The Holy Trinity of Swiss Watches

The Holy Trinity of Swiss Watches

In today’s world of luxury watchmaking, there are quite a few brands that are known as the top echelon of horology. However, three stand ...

Best Men’s Dress Watches: 2021 Picks

Best Men’s Dress Watches: 2021 Picks

A dress watch is going to be subjective to the person who wears it. Many choose to wear an nontraditional Submariner or Daytona with a tu...

Stealth Wealth: The Wonderful World of Platinum Watches

Stealth Wealth: The Wonderful World of Platinum Watches

As cultural norms and economies shift, wearing ostentatious timepieces in varying warm hues of gold or clad in diamonds can and will fall...

Seamless: Integrated Bracelet Watches

Seamless: Integrated Bracelet Watches

Call it like it is, watches with integrated bracelets are continuing to have their moment in the spotlight over the last few years, prima...

Making The Jump: A Guide to Jumping Time Displays

Making The Jump: A Guide to Jumping Time Displays

On the list of watchmaking complications, at least in mainstream luxury watchmaking, I’d be pretty quick to argue that it’s hard to get m...

Underrated and Discontinued Chronographs Worth Considering

Underrated and Discontinued Chronographs Worth Considering

As much as I enjoy reporting on the latest news from the watch industry, both good and bad, I always enjoy it when stories like this roll...

How A Watch Should Fit

How A Watch Should Fit

Just as everything else goes when it comes to watches, the way a watch should fit and if a watch is deemed “too big” is indeed subjective...

Vacheron Vallée : A New Vacheron Constantin

Vacheron Vallée : A New Vacheron Constantin

The new Vacheron Constantin facility in the Vallée de Joux, which was officially inaugurated in October 2013, is a watch component manufa...

Motorsport series — Watches For Drivers

Motorsport series — Watches For Drivers

There are so many facets to the connection between watches and motorsport, and the automotive world in general, that it has provided us a...