Articles by: Mick

The Aventi AH15-01 Saphite Paraiba has unique technical solutions

The Aventi AH15-01 Saphite Paraiba has unique technical solutions

Over time, watchmaking has continued to evolve like any other sort of technology. What began as a simple way to tell the time has become a statement of style and personality and a chance to display the artistic aspects of the timepieces themselves. The Aventi AH15-01 Saphite Paraiba which we covered a couple of days ago in a press release is an example of this evolution.  Take a close look […]

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Introducing the AVENTI WRAITH A15-01 SAPHITE™ PARAIBA

Introducing the AVENTI WRAITH A15-01 SAPHITE™ PARAIBA

A MASTERPIECE IN MATERIALS, TECHNIQUE, AND HEART The world of watchmaking has always proceeded arm in arm between horological technique and research into new materials. This is how it has evolved, succeeding in creating the near-perfect machines that are modern watches. Over the past 500 years, watchmaking has made many great strides. With the introduction of Aventi Wraith A15-01 Saphite™ Paraiba, it is making even more. MORE THAN A WATCH, […]

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Chrono24: A Watch Enthusiast’s Dream App

Chrono24: A Watch Enthusiast’s Dream App

There are those who casually enjoy watches, and there are watch enthusiasts who will know everything there is to know about the watch they sport on their wrist, as well as every watch in their collection. The latter is often the type to truly appreciate the dynamic functionality of a timepiece and want to know everything about it.  Over the years, watches have graduated from being just a simple way […]

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Introducing: Charlie Paris 100 % independent & Made in France

Introducing: Charlie Paris 100 % independent & Made in France

France has always been the cradle of watchmaking, in pioneering regions such as Besançon, around 1867. Today, even though other countries such as Switzerland demonstrate flawless know-how and a huge influence on the watchmaking industry, France remains a country historically attached to watchmaking know-how. Of course, the renowned brands that are well established on the market have no secrets for anyone. But if you look hard enough, you will find […]

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What is Rolex Batgirl? Complete Guide!

What is Rolex Batgirl? Complete Guide!

 What is Rolex batgirl? Complete Guide! If you have been diving into the Rolex market and all of the beautiful creations that are in it, chances are you have come across the term ”Rolex Batgirl”. But what does it really mean? Let’s take a closer look. What is Rolex batgirl? The world of Rolex watches is full of nicknames and terms. Some are official names from Rolex but most of […]

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Top 6 Reasons not to buy a Counterfeit Replica Watch

Top 6 Reasons not to buy a Counterfeit Replica Watch

A fake watch, also known as a replica, or a counterfeit watch, is a watch that is done to look like an authentic watch, made by the official brand. But instead, the watch is manufactured by a different company, usually in Asia. In the watch world, replica watches are highly controversial. And for good reasons. First and foremost, fake watches are illegal in almost all jurisdictions, and secondly, it greatly […]

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How do Watches know the Date? Complete Guide

How do Watches know the Date? Complete Guide

Many watches are equipped with so-called date indicators. This is an indicator on the dial which indicates which date of the month it is. The date function is a commonly used feature in many wristwatches due to the practicality it offers. Instead of having to check the phone or think twice when asked what day it is, a quick glance at the wrist will tell you just that. Apart from […]

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Do Rolex Watches need to be Wound? Complete Guide

Do Rolex Watches need to be Wound? Complete Guide

Today, Rolex exclusively makes automatic watches with so-called perpetual rotors. This means that Rolex watches are powered by the movement of your wrist. When you wear your watch, the rotor rotates, winding the mainspring, thus generating the energy necessary for powering the movement. Rolex invented its perpetual mechanism in 1931 and has since worked to improve the technological performance and functionality of its perpetual mechanism. Prior to 1931, the go-to […]

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Are all Rolex Watches Automatic? Answered

Are all Rolex Watches Automatic? Answered

An automatic watch is a watch that uses an automatic movement. An automatic movement features a rotor. This rotor in turn rotates by the movements from the wrist. When the wrist rotates, the rotor rotates and generates energy for the mainspring. This provides the watch with energy without having to manually wind it. This is why the term ”perpetual” was ”invented” by Rolex to highlight the fact that the watch […]

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How to wear a watch with a Suit [Tips & Guide]

How to wear a watch with a Suit [Tips & Guide]

The market is full of watches in all kinds of different shapes, styles, and designs. Different watches are suitable for different occasions, and therefore, it’s important to choose your watch according to your outfit and the occasion. Just like you need to be mindful about how you select and match your other accessories such as belts and shoes, you need to be mindful about the watch you wear. The wristwatch […]

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