Rolex

Guide To The Best Starter Watches From Luxury Brands

Guide To The Best Starter Watches From Luxury Brands

If you’re just starting out on your watch collecting journey, the world can be overwhelming and you may not know where to begin. If you’r...

In Focus: Rolex GMT-Master 16758 Yellow Gold Champagne Serti Dial

In Focus: Rolex GMT-Master 16758 Yellow Gold Champagne Serti Dial

1984 may have been the year of Ghostbusters, Beverly Hills Cop, and Footloose, but the biggest blockbuster to come out in 1984 was this b...

One Watch + Two Tones = Twice the Impact

One Watch + Two Tones = Twice the Impact

Two-tone watches were said to be very 80’s; which is handy for them right now, as fashions tend to make a comeback after skipping a...

A Peek Ahead: The Trajectory of the Rolex Watch Market

A Peek Ahead: The Trajectory of the Rolex Watch Market

Twenty years ago, the Rolex collector landscape was vastly different. Picture this—a 1999 auction catalog featured a handful of watches i...

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 ...

What Is a GMT Function?

What Is a GMT Function?

A GMT is a useful complication for travelers, international businesses, and those with family abroad. The complication is extremely popul...

The Secret of the Most Readable Dials

The Secret of the Most Readable Dials

Approaches to making dials more readable are many and varied; they can be mechanical, technical, optical, or aesthetic. Here’s an overvie...

Rolex Daytona vs. Submariner Comparison

Rolex Daytona vs. Submariner Comparison

The Daytona and Submariner are two sporty watches from Rolex with very different styles. The Daytona is a chronograph, designed for timin...

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...

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...

Green Dials: The Final Lineup

Green Dials: The Final Lineup

Black, blue, gray, or green? Each season brings with it the latest ‘in’ color for watches. This year, green seems to have taken the lion’...

Graduation Gifts: The Watch Edition

Graduation Gifts: The Watch Edition

It’s a time-honored tradition to give your graduate a gift that honors their achievement. If you ask any of us at WatchBox, a watch alway...

Watches & Wonders: A Personal ‘Best Of’ with Olivier Müller

Watches & Wonders: A Personal ‘Best Of’ with Olivier ...

Hopefully, having ‘Watches & Wonders’ take place wholly online is only a temporary measure until the end of the pandemic. Despite the...

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 ...

Deep in the Certification Jungle

Deep in the Certification Jungle

Are you a QF sort of a person? Or does METAS, PP seal, Geneva seal, Viper’s Head seal, ISO, or COSC do it for you? That may seem an odd q...