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Common Problems with automatic watches [Guide]

Common Problems with automatic watches [Guide]

In the world of watches, there are essentially three key types of watches: mechanical, quartz, and digital. Each of these have their pros and cons and are suitable for different purposes and preferences. Automatic watches use mechanical movements and are equipped with a rotor that rotates by the movement of the wrist, thus meaning that you will not have to manually wind it like a manual watch. As long as […]

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Rolex watches with open case back – Guide to Rolex see-through Case backs

Rolex watches with open case back – Guide to Rolex see-through Case backs

If you have looked at Rolex watches, you may have thought to yourself ”why does none of them have see-through case backs?”. In other words, why is the case back not covered by glass so you can actually see and admire the movement? None of Rolex’s modern watches are indeed made with see-through case backs that would otherwise allow you to see the movement inside. But it’s not true that […]

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How Does Rolex Know if you Flip (Sell) Your Watch?

How Does Rolex Know if you Flip (Sell) Your Watch?

With the ever-increasing difficulty of buying many Rolex watches and the limited availability of them, the discussion of flipping/selling a Rolex watch you buy from an official Rolex retailer has become a growing discussion. A lot of people who are not very familiar with the Rolex market will be surprised to hear that selling a watch that they have bought recently from a Rolex retailer is a sensitive topic. But […]

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Watch wearing etiquette – How to Wear a Watch correctly

Watch wearing etiquette – How to Wear a Watch correctly

When it comes to fashion and clothing, there are a lot of ”official” and unofficial rules and recommendations regarding how you should style your outfit to make it look as good as possible. There are considerations to how clothes should fit, what colors to match, which materials go well together, which types of shoes you should wear on which occasions, and so on… Something that a lot of people don’t […]

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What is Rolex full set? What does it Mean?

What is Rolex full set? What does it Mean?

If you have been browsing watches or perhaps even looked at buying yourself a Rolex, you cannot have helped but see the term ”full set” being used. But what does it mean exactly? That’s what we’ll look closer at in this article. What is Rolex full set? When people say ”full set”, they are talking about the accessories that come with the watch. When a watch is sold as brand […]

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The Montredo x Squale 1521 – built for the ocean, reimagined for urban life

The Montredo x Squale 1521 – built for the ocean, reimagined for urban life

Whilst many of us regularly wear dive watches, the chances are that we’re using them to check the time in the office, on the street, or in a bar, rather than to manage our oxygen supplies whilst diving in the Mediterranean. With this thought in mind, German luxury watch retailer Montredo, have collaborated with Swiss dive watch legends Squale to produce the limited production Monredo x Squale 1521 – built […]

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What does Custom Rolex mean? Complete Guide to Customization

What does Custom Rolex mean? Complete Guide to Customization

If you’re into watches, you have probably heard the term ”custom Rolex” or ”Rolex custom” before. But what does it mean exactly? That’s what we will get to the bottom of in this article. The term ”custom” is short for ”customized” or ”customization”. These are all terms that you are familiar with. Wikipedia uses the term ”modding” to describe custom, which means modifying. But what do they mean in the […]

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How Does Rolex GMT Bezel Work? Complete Guide

How Does Rolex GMT Bezel Work? Complete Guide

The Rolex GMT-Master II is one of the most iconic – if not the most iconic – GMT watches in the world. And that’s perhaps not very surprising for a number of reasons. First off, Rolex is one of the most iconic watch brands in the world. It’s a brand that is known all around the world and praised as one of the most prestigious watch brands in the world. […]

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Wearing Bracelets with Watches – Style Guide & Tips

Wearing Bracelets with Watches – Style Guide & Tips

Bracelets and watches are basically two different wrist accessories that work as stylish pieces of jewelry on your wrist. They are also – to a great extent, the only two pieces of jewelry that you see men wear. One is of course much more functional than the other. Many men wear both bracelets and a watch at the same time with their outfit and this combination can look really good. […]

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How to Contact Rolex – Rolex contact details

How to Contact Rolex – Rolex contact details

Rolex is a company that does things differently from many other companies. Something that most people don’t think about is that Rolex is almost exclusively a B2B company – and their customers are the official Rolex retailers. Whilst many other luxury watch brands have slowly but surely started to transition to direct-to-consumer sales (like Audemars Piguet and Breitling), Rolex does not seem to have such a strategy in place. Whilst […]

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