The British Royal Family is an institution, as ingrained into the national tradition as hot tea and an orderly queue. They consistently grab headlines for their charity work, for their occasional wild antics, and their choice of style. And while their wrist wear isn't exactly tabloid
When it comes to style, function, history, and downright ruggedness, there’s nothing like a good dive watch. For decades, dive watches have stood stronger than most and have given us some of the more enduring designs in wristwatch history.
For the greater part of the 20th
Al Capone will undoubtedly go down as one of the most notorious crime bosses in American history.
At just twenty-six years old, he became the boss of Chicago’s largest crime organization. Throughout the 1920s, Capone ran one of the most profitable bootlegging and gambling operations in
When it comes to the President of the United States, you can't say no one is paying attention to his watch. In the mid to late 20th century, the ruling class didn't care as much about perceptions of the media or the masses. And even
Ever since President Harry Truman wore one during his time in office, the Vulcain Cricket has graced plenty of presidential wrists. In fact, it probably deserves the nickname "President" more than the gold Rolex Day-Date. Almost every single President in the past 60-odd years has
Product designer turned watchmaker Bradley Price has turned his passion for cars into a thriving business. His company Autodromo blends the spirit of motoring and vintage character with minimal, contemporary watch design. It's a small operation with a devoted fanbase, one that appreciates the mix
For lovers of car-themed watches, there's Autodromo.
It's been around since 2011, the brainchild of designer Bradley Price. Price, a life-long car nut, mixes vintage vibe and minimalist design sense to create car-inspired watches with modern flair. He only releases one watch a year in order
Architecture has Frank Gehry, fine arts has Pablo Picasso, and the watch world has Gérald Genta. Easily the greatest watch designer of all time, Swiss native Gérald Genta is behind some of the most iconic watches ever created. He singlehandedly pioneered the luxury sports watch.
Conversation surrounding replica watches has been divisive, with strong opinions on both sides of the debate. What draws people to fake recreations of brand-name luxury items, despite the fact that it's illegal and morally questionable? Partly because it makes otherwise unaffordable pieces affordable, partly because
Short answer? Yes.
When it comes to watch size and fit, not all watches are going to look good on you. It's important to get that out of the way before you find yourself surprised and disappointed that your perfect watch isn't all a perfect fit after all.