Watch Spotting: The Breitling Chronomat Fused The 'Seinfeld' And 'Friends' Universes
So no one told us Breitling was gonna be this way – or these Breitlings are makin' me thirsty!
Originally published by Danny Milton on Hodinkee, August 18th 2022
Cue the bass slaps, double dip your chips,
A Week On The Wrist The Breitling AVI Ref. 765 1953 Re-edition
A splendidly executed pilot's watch from the '50s is once again ready to kick the tires and light the fires.
Originally published by Cole Pennington on Hodinkee, May 17th 2021
Nostalgia has a powerful effect on the
Model numbers: those sometimes short and sometimes long strings of numbers and letters associated with every watch must serve some purpose. Each watchmaker has their own style; Rolex uses four to six digits, Grand Seiko uses four letters followed by three numbers, and Omega uses
Watches that track more than just the date.
With the chaos of the holiday season only just behind us, it can leave one scrambling to remember what day of the week it is and pausing just a bit too long when writing down the year. With
This Article is part of a series written by editors of Hodinkee.com. This Article was written by: Mark Kauzlarich
What started out as practical waterproofing has turned into brands trying to outdo each other at every turn
A lot of people probably take for granted a nice
Two independent standards for watchmaking accuracy.
There is a well-founded expectation that your watch should be accurate. After all, the main reason these instruments exist is to tell us what time it is, not what time it isn’t. Mechanical watches' accuracy can depend on how well
What is the difference between low and high-end quartz watches?
At their heart, a mechanical and a quartz watch do the exact same thing; they measure time by measuring oscillations. In a mechanical watch, this happens at the escapement. The hairspring on the escapement moves back
Watch Of The Week: The Gift From A King That Spawned A CIA Case Officer's Love Of Timepieces
This Breitling Aerospace from King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein will never leave my collection.
Originally published on HODINKEE, May 16th 2022
In Watch of the Week, we invite HODINKEE staffers and
In-Depth: The Man Who Flew From NYC To London Faster Than Any Civilian In History, And The Watch That Marks His Trip
"The Concorde is great. It gives you three extra hours to find your luggage." – Bob Hope
Originally published by Cole Pennington on HODINKEE, March 25th
Watching Movies: Jake Gyllenhaal Wears A Stolen Breitling In ‘Nightcrawler’
Loose morals and a loose fit in our watch-related movie of the week.
Originally published by Danny Milton on HODINKEE, June 4th 2021
Sunny L.A. is a whole lot darker at night. Nightcrawler (2014) tells the story of a deeply