Monthly Archive:: September 2018

What is the Patek Philippe Gondolo?

While some Patek watches, such as the Nautilus and the Calatrava, need no introduction, there are some less famous models that could benefit from some further investigation. Take the Patek Philippe Gondolo collection for

Mixing Metals: The Best Two Tone Watches for Women

The best part about a two-tone watch is that there is no need to think twice about out it matches with the rest of your jewelry and accessories. Typically combining precious gold with sturdy stainless

Celebrating Italian Flair with the Panerai Ferrari Granturismo Rattrapante

When it comes to design, the Italians know how to get it right. From high fashion and fast cars to lavish jewels and striking watches, there’s something to be said for the Italian take on design.

The History and Evolution of the Automatic Rolex Daytona

While these days it seems that vintage manual-wound Rolex Daytona chronographs are the stars of the auction world and watch collecting circles, it was only when the Daytona became an automatic watch that it

A Guide to Different A. Lange & Söhne Models

While the Swiss are famous for leading the charge in fine watchmaking, there are other nations that boast a proud history of horology. Take for example the German watchmaker, A. Lange & Söhne. Based

The Rolex Submariner And Other Dive Watch Alternatives

It’s no secret that the Rolex Submariner is immensely popular. In fact, for many, (watch enthusiasts or otherwise) it is the watch to own. It’s a status watch thanks to its Rolex name, yet sporty thanks to its

The Sportier Side of Breguet: The Type XX

While Breguet may be best known for tourbillon timepieces, classically styled watches, and gem-set beauties for women, the Swiss manufacture also produces fantastic aviation-inspired chronographs. Case in point is the Breguet Type XX chronograph, which

Watch Icons: Five Versions of the Omega Speedmaster

In 1957, Omega launched what would go on to become their flagship chronograph. While the Omega Speedmaster was initially developed as a motorsports-inspired watch, in the 1960s, the chronograph later became famous for its connection

September Birthstone Sapphire Jewelry

As we welcome a new month, there’s also a new birthstone to celebrate! For those born in September, the beautiful sapphire is their birthstone. While blue is the color most associated with sapphires, this glorious