Baselworld 2019: A New Age for the World's Premier Watch Show?
BASELWORLD

Baselworld 2019: A New Age for the World's Premier Watch Show?

More than a century ago the little town of Basel in Switzerland became something like the center wheel of the watchmaking industry. The year 1917 saw the opening of the first Schweizer Mustermesse,...
The Ultimate Watches for Frequent Flyers
Patek Philippe

The Ultimate Watches for Frequent Flyers

Your suitcase is packed, your passport is tucked into your breast pocket, and you're running through your itinerary, ready to go – there's only one last detail to consider: Which watch are you goin...
The "Three C's" of Watch Collecting
Patek Philippe

The "Three C's" of Watch Collecting

There's an old saying – "One man's trash is another man's treasure." Being in this business I've often wondered to myself: What is it, exactly, that determines the relative value of a collectible? ...
The Most Treasured Heirloom Watches
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak

The Most Treasured Heirloom Watches

It has been said that "The most treasured heirlooms are the sweet memories of our family that we pass down to our children.” And it’s true – the bonds of family are enduring, and more precious than...
The Baselworld Buzz – A Watch-Lover’s Guide to the 2016 Fair
BASELWORLD

The Baselworld Buzz – A Watch-Lover’s Guide to the 2016 Fair

            Back in 1917, at the first Schweizer Mustermesse fair in Basel, a few Swiss watchmakers exhibited their timepieces to the world. Their limited presence at the fair became an annual ev...
Leaping Through Time with Perpetual Calendar Watches
IWC

Leaping Through Time with Perpetual Calendar Watches

Leap years are eccentric by nature. I was recently amused to discover that they also have all kinds of superstitions associated with them. In Greece couples often avoid getting married in a leap y...
Fast Cars and Racy Watches
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual

Fast Cars and Racy Watches

Cars and watches go hand in hand, and we love both, so we’ve taken our favourite cars and paired them up with the ideal watch to wear while driving! Dream pair 1: Starring the Aston Martin Vanqu...