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Rolex Watches thickness – Complete Resource Guide

Rolex Watches thickness – Complete Resource Guide

We have earlier discussed the lug-to-lug of Rolex watches, but another important measurement about Rolex watches (and any other watch for that matter) is its thickness. The thickness of a watch greatly affects how it feels on the wrist and how well it sits. With that said, the thickness is something you want to take into consideration when buying your next Rolex watch. Some watches are thicker, making it rather […]

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A Complete Guide to Watch crowns

A Complete Guide to Watch crowns

Wristwatches consist of many different parts that all work together in harmony. In general, there is not one part that is superfluous or unnecessary. Of course, some parts are more important than others – some for function, some for design – but each part still has its place and its purpose. An important part of a watch, that you’ll find in almost all of them, regardless of the design, is […]

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Can Women Wear Men’s Watches? [What you need to Know]

Can Women Wear Men’s Watches? [What you need to Know]

Over the long history of wristwatches, the size ideals and size standards for wristwatches have changed dramatically. The ”standard” size for men’s watches was less than 36mm back in the days, and for women’s watches, the ”standard” size was often about 20mm. Looking at wristwatches for men and women today, it’s safe to say that the view on what size a watch should be has changed substantially. This leads us […]

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HVD SpectreDiver – Back to basics. Pure mechanical bliss.

HVD SpectreDiver – Back to basics. Pure mechanical bliss.

The SpectreDiver was originally made to pay homage to tool watches found in the past and the creator of this sleek dive watch, HVD, is dedicated to reinventing watches from back in the day that can withstand the rough and tumble world of today. Based in Singapore, HVD takes inspiration from an age when watches were mainly used to keep time in everyday work environments instead of being worn as […]

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Rose Gold VS Yellow Gold Watch? What to Choose?

Rose Gold VS Yellow Gold Watch? What to Choose?

We have earlier looked at some of the many materials that watch brands are using for watches. Materials like titanium, ceramic, or the most common, steel. Both yellow gold and rose gold have existed for a long time, although yellow gold has been around much longer. Since yellow gold is the natural form of gold, it has been around since gold was discovered. On the other hand, yellow gold is […]

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8 Reasons to buy Titanium Watches [Complete Guide]

8 Reasons to buy Titanium Watches [Complete Guide]

Watches are available in countless different materials today. Ceramic, Platinum, White gold, wood, and, of course, titanium, just to mention a few. However, the ”classic” and traditional metals that have primarily been used for watches are stainless steel, and for more luxurious watches, gold. All materials have their own sets of pros and cons, and for some people, the pros of certain materials may be particularly appealing. In the world […]

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Ceramic Watches – Should you Buy Them? [Ceramic Watches Guide]

Ceramic Watches – Should you Buy Them? [Ceramic Watches Guide]

Watches are available in a wide array of different materials and watch brands and manufacturers have been experimenting a lot with finding new materials over the centuries. They have worked to find materials that have special properties but also give a unique and appealing look to the watches. All to continue to push the boundaries and come up with new innovations. All materials for watches have both pros and cons. […]

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Rolex watches Accuracy – a Complete Guide

Rolex watches Accuracy – a Complete Guide

Accuracy is very important in a wristwatch. After all, it is the main reason why people wear one. As you probably know, no wristwatch without atomic timekeeping is 100% accurate. In addition, with mechanical movements, it is even more difficult to achieve perfect accuracy due to the fact that they consist of hundreds of parts, and beat thousands of beats per hour. But many watch brands have invested heavily in […]

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Why are Gold Watches so Expensive?

Why are Gold Watches so Expensive?

If you have been browsing around for different watches online, you have probably found that the difference in price between a watch in steel and the exact same model made in gold is huge. This has probably got you thinking about whether the actual gold value in that watch reflects the huge increase in price. And the truth is, it doesn’t. Now, if we put it that way, it may […]

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Should you relume a watch dial?

Should you relume a watch dial?

The topic of reluming a watch dial is a topic that splits opinions. There are all kinds of different advice online, but in this article, we thought we would discuss the pros and cons and explain why some people think it is a good idea and others not. Once you have all the details and information, only then can you make a decision of whether you should relume your watch […]

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