Fake watches aren't created equally.
Believe it or not, there is such thing as a sophisticated replica watch. This means that if you're interested in the real thing, you have to trust the seller. And understand that if the price on your dream watch seems too
Into vintage cars? You'll like Jonathan Ward (that is, if you didn't drool over his work already).
At ICON 4x4, the boutique automaker Ward runs with his wife, they reinvent classic cars with modern tech. And by classic cars, we're talking the real workhorses of the
Ah, fake watches.
Bad or good, we can't help but be fascinated by them, even as they cheapen the carefully crafted brand images of the Swiss watch industry or bankroll dubious overseas business practices. But ultimately, it's the quality and emotional value that makes a watch
October 2016 saw the 45th anniversary of Jo Siffert’s untimely passing in 1971, at the age of 35. The racing accident that claimed his life marked the end of the greatest sponsorship arrangement in sport to that point.
Still, Jo Siffert lives on through the watch
A minute repeater is one of the most elaborate watch complications ever invented. Its name is pretty self-explanatory—the mechanism “repeats” the hours and minutes back to the wearer on demand. While it's largely a decorative (but still absolutely fascinating) mechanism on the modern wristwatch, the
"A gentleman's choice of timepiece says as much about him as does his Saville Row suit." - Ian Fleming
The relationship between James Bond and his watches is pretty well-known. There's the product partnership with OMEGA that started when Pierce Brosnan took up the mantle, but
Buyer beware: fake watches are getting better every year. And they're getting more prolific—a quick Google search will bring up hundreds of internet retailers hawking their replica goods.
But let us be clear—we don't say that as a good thing. While the producers of fake watches
Do you set your watch several minutes ahead of time so you'll never be late?
Hall of Fame Coach Vince Lombardi was one of those people. Famously so. Lombardi was the legendary coach of the Green Bay Packers from 1959 to 1967 and had an incredible regular
So you want to start a watch collection. We say go for it.
But what's going to be your first watch, the one you look back at and think, "This is the one that started it all."? No pressure or anything, and the watch you start
A real Rolex enthusiast will wear their watch every single day, no matter the weather or the occasion. It makes sense. So much time, research, and money went into its purchase that it deserves to be worn every single day. However, constant wear can really