8/15/2017 / In Timepieces
A good sailing watch has a lot in common with a good crew – dependable, trustworthy, and necessary for the success of any race or regatta. But, a great sailing watch is one that is functional and handsome, so much so that professionals and landlubbers can both appreciate the cut of its jib.
8/10/2017 / In Timepieces
Patek Philippe watches do something few watches do: They hold their value over time. Most luxury watches hold value as an heirloom passed through generations. Patek Philippe watches do that, and hold their monetary value, too. That’s a pretty impressive thing to do, so let’s unpack what’s happening here.
8/1/2017 / In Timepieces
Time. The very thing watchmaking brands create masterpieces to measure is what distinguishes them from each other. At the top of the list is an elite group, the Holy Trinity of horological construction.
7/25/2017 / In Timepieces
For some, watches are purely functional. You look at them, the time is more-or-less correct, and you tuck it back under your sleeve. But, watches are rich in tradition. The honored history of passing a watch down from father to son. The heirloom that lends another level of continuity through the generations.