Reference Points: The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak
The many lives of a watch that spawned a whole new genre of watchmaking.
Originally published by Jack Forster on Hodinkee, July 1st 2022
For the 10th issue of HODINKEE Magazine, we did something we've done before: A Reference Points article. However,
Hands-On: The New For 2021 43mm Royal Oak Offshores, With In-House Caliber 4404
For the first time, the Beast's beating heart comes from Audemars Piguet.
Originally published by Jack Forster on HODINKEE, October 19th 2021
The Royal Oak Offshore is a watch that invites controversy, and it's done
Watch Of The Week: I Didn't Really Like Watches – And Then I Bought a Royal Oak
I came for the brutal design. And stayed for the way it made me feel.
Originally published by Thom Bettridge on HODINKEE, February 28th 2022
In Watch of the Week, we invite