Informative Archive

Watch Resolutions: New Year, New Luxury Watch Goals

A set of watch resolutions to kick off 2018 Hard to believe, but we’re already one week into the new year. And for many of us, that means we’re abiding by our list of

The History and Evolution of the Rolex Explorer II

It’s interesting to think that on the one hand, Rolex produces fine luxury watches on a large scale for the general population (who can afford them, of course). Yet, on the other hand, if

Complication Talk: The Split-Second Chronograph

The quintessential complicated timepiece to have in your collection is indeed a nice mechanical chronograph. This is something that many collectors can agree on when considering a timepiece. The idea of a split-second chronograph

It Looks Great, But Is it Real? How to Spot a Fake Cartier Love Bracelet

The Gray & Sons guide on how to spot a fake Cartier Love bracelet Jewelry is an anomaly within the luxury goods industry because it’s a segment where non-branded goods outsell branded ones. More

The History of Four Iconic Cartier Jewelry Pieces

Among all their luxury products, Maison Cartier is most famous for their incredible jewelry. In fact, most Cartier jewelry pieces are instantly recognizable—emphasizing the company’s ability to create icons. In honor of the brand’s creative

Accessible Versatility: Sterling Silver Jewelry

From investment grade to costume trinkets, jewelry comes in all types and variants. However, finding the kind that’s right for you is where the fun really is. One of the most accessible and versatile

Jewelry Repair: Gray & Sons Brought My Daily Diamonds Back to Life

For the second time in ten years, when I opened the box to find my diamond tennis bracelet, it took my breath away. And this time, it was all thanks to Gray & Sons

Pearls – An Accidental Beauty

Fashion is a constant never-ending cycle. So does this mean pearls have made their way back or did they ever really go away? Known as ‘the world’s oldest gem’, pearls have been around for

Will the Rolex President Make a Comeback this Election Cycle?

Rolex has had a long-standing tradition of gifting watches to U.S. Presidents, various world leaders and influential figures. A few Presidents accepted the gesture, some opted out. Previous Presidents who have worn Rolexes during

Three Reasons to Buy Used Watches

The allure of a luxury watch is a seductive one. In addition to being built to last over several generations. Classic timepieces like the Rolex Datejust, Patek Philippe Calatrava, Cartier Santos, Audemars Piguet Royal