Posts in Timepieces


Do or Die - Why IWC Pilot's Watch Continues to Inspire

Antoine de Saint Exupéry had no business being in a cockpit. His abilities as a pilot were not in question. His age and health were. He sat in no ordinary cockpit. This was the P-38 Lightning, and he was up against the German Luftwaffe.

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Why the IWC Portofino Should Be the First Watch In Your Luxury Collection

So, you’re ready to purchase your first luxury timepiece and you have no idea where to begin?  The world of watches is a labyrinth of brands, complications, and general confusion for new buyers. With as many models within each brand as there are hours in the day, you might feel you need an expert to even start the conversation.

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How to Get Into the Luxury Watch Game: Our Top 5 Baume & Mercier Watches Under $5K

Since starting our blog last year, we’ve found that our most compelling content comes straight from the source – our customers. And since the boom of tech companies making themselves at home in Silicon Valley, we’ve had more and more requests for affordable luxury timepieces. I say this with caution as I find it difficult to discuss the term “affordable” in the luxury market because its meaning is different from collector to collector.

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It's Time to Slim Down: Our Top 3 Picks for Ultra-Thin Watches

In recent years, many watch brands have focused their efforts not only on setting new records in thinness but also in increasing the level of complication and complexity in ultra-thin movements and cases.

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