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Back to Basics: What is a Chronograph Watch?

Among watch enthusiasts, you’d be hardpressed to find someone who doesn’t own at least one chronograph. While it could be argued that today’s digital world quells the need for a mechanical stopwatch, that certainly hasn’t

Back to Basics: What is a World Timer Watch?

For someone who spends more time in the air than on the ground, the world timer watch is a very nice thing to have. But what is a world timer watch you ask? Read the latest

Back to Basics: What is a Perpetual Calendar Watch?

  Following our first chapter of our Back to Basics series where we explored the GMT watch, we now turn our attention to answering the question of what is a perpetual calendar. Some of

Back to Basics: What is a GMT Watch?

Welcome to our new series called Back to Basics where we explore and answer some of the most common questions about watches and timekeeping. To fully appreciate the technical marvels that luxury watches often are, it’s important

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

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