Monthly Archive:: February 2017

New for 2017: Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar

Designed in 1970 by famed watched designer, Gerald Genta, the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak set the standard for the luxury sports watch. And almost 50 years later, not only is the Royal Oak Audemars

Drive de Cartier 2017 Collection: New Releases

Watch aficionados welcomed the release of Cartier’s Drive de Cartier collection with open arms at the 2016 edition of SIHH. A series of timepieces targeting men, the Drive de Cartier line inaugurated a brand

Best Entry-Level Ladies’ Pre-Owned Rolex Watches

As a follow up to our recent article about the best entry-level Rolex watches for men, we now take a look at entry-level women’s Rolex watches. Naturally, the best way to buy a less

Best Entry Level Men’s Pre-Owned Rolex Watches

In the world of fine watches, no brand comes close to the sheer power of Rolex. Year after year, this Swiss watchmaking giant continues to outsell all other high-end watch brands. Prized for its

A Detailed Look at the New Jaeger-LeCoultre Geophysic Tourbillon Universal Time

Demonstrating their ability to fuse tradition with innovation, Swiss manufacture Jaeger-LeCoultre released the Geophysic Tourbillon Universal Time during SIHH 2017. Initially created in 1958 to mark the International Geophysical Year — a scientific project

A Closer Look at the Patek Philippe Annual Calendar 5036

It may come as a surprise to some that the Patek Philippe 5036 Annual Calendar is a relatively new invention. In fact, the patent for an Annual Calendar was given to Patek Philippe just

Ulysse Nardin Marine Annual Calendar Chronometer 2017

A staple of the Swiss haute horology world. Ulysse Nardin is arguably most famous for its marine chronometers, which it has been producing since the nineteenth century. At one point, the company even supplied

Picking the Right Rolex Datejust

Many would agree that in the Rolex world, models like the Daytona and the Submariner usually steal most of the limelight. Ask any collector, and chances you’ll hear nothing but praises when it comes

Star Power: Inside The World Of Celebrity Watch Endorsements – from Rolex to Audemars Piguet

You can be a celebrity too! John Travolta posing with one of his airplanes for Breitling. Andre Agassi casually wearing a watch for Longines. Usain Bolt dressed to the nines, accessorized with a timepiece

New for 2017: Cartier Panthere de Cartier Collection

The 27th edition of the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) saw significant changes this year with an expanded exhibition and an open day where. For the first time ever, the public was