History of Time

Worldtimers Then and Now

Worldtimers Then and Now

As any collector realizes, the rich history of horology allows each watch to act as a snapshot into the past. Watches can tell us so much...

Rolex History: Everything You Need to Know About Rolex Watches

Rolex History: Everything You Need to Know About Rolex Watches

Rolex is one of the most well-known watch manufacturers and has been producing watches since 1905. For those who aren’t collectors or fam...

Drip or Drown? An Overview of the Patek Philippe Aquanaut

Drip or Drown? An Overview of the Patek Philippe Aquanaut

The Aquanaut has a relatively young history within the grand history of Patek Philippe. While it is inspired by the popular Nautilus, the...

Everything You Need to Know About the Rolex Submariner

Everything You Need to Know About the Rolex Submariner

A watch that has stood the test of time with minor improvements over the years has become an icon in the watch world and a highly sought-...

The National Watch & Clock Museum

The National Watch & Clock Museum

The National Watch & Clock Museum in Columbia, PA, is a treasure trove of scientific and cultural knowledge. It has a collection of o...

The Diving Record Saga

The Diving Record Saga

Diving watches are like diving itself: records have been broken in stages. We trace the story of an exceptional adventure in the deep, wh...

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 ...

History of Audemars Piguet: 1875 to Present Day

History of Audemars Piguet: 1875 to Present Day

Audemars Piguet, pronounced “Oh-du-mahr Pee-geh” was founded in Le Brassus, a village inside the Vallée de Joux in Switzerland. In the ea...

Everything You Need to Know About the Rolex GMT-Master II

Everything You Need to Know About the Rolex GMT-Master II

One of the most iconic watches today, the Rolex GMT-Master II really needs no introduction. Celebrities like Roger Federer wear one, and ...

Everything You Need to Know About the Patek Philippe Nautilus

Everything You Need to Know About the Patek Philippe Nautilus

One of the coolest watches made in steel, the Patek Philippe Nautilus is one of the most elusive watches. It is highly coveted by collect...

Rolex Dive Watches: Robust Tool Watches

Rolex Dive Watches: Robust Tool Watches

Rolex and water have long gone hand in hand, going all the way back to the original Oyster case that was first unveiled in 1926. A pionee...

The Invention of the Wristwatch: An Evolution Over Time

The Invention of the Wristwatch: An Evolution Over Time

People have always had a long history with tracking time. Sundials and water clocks were used to track the passing of time before the fir...

Reverso Turns Ninety:  The Story of a Grand Young Lady

Reverso Turns Ninety: The Story of a Grand Young Lady

In the 1930s, watchmaking was all about round watches, containing round movements, intended for the chic soirées of the interwar period. ...

Smartwatch Vs. Traditional Watch

Smartwatch Vs. Traditional Watch

Over the last few years, there has been a surge of popularity when looking at smart watches. The wearable tech and affordable price point...

The Watches of James Bond

The Watches of James Bond

Now pay attention please, 007. The passing of Sir Sean Connery and the continued delay of No Time to Die has got me thinking about all th...