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Michael Larsberg

Vintage Watch Trader Michael Larsberg

Michael has been in the watch business since 1981. He became interested in watches when he started his first job at Labor28 in Berlin and needed a watch. Michael says,  his interest for collecting vintage watches was sparked when he purchased his first Rolex Prince. His passion for vintage watches revolves around Patek Philippe, Rolex, Longines, Movado, Omega, Jaeger LeCoultre and Cartier. Back in the days before the internet, collecting watches meant traveling around the world […]

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Interview with Mr. Wallner of Hanhart

Interview with Mr. Wallner of Hanhart

Hello Mr.Wallner, do you remember your first wrist watch? Hi Mr. Schröder, actually I remember the first wrist watch that I really wanted very well. In kindergarten one of the children had a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle watch, which had a cap looking like one of the action heroes from the TV series. The kid and his watch where the centre of attention for weeks. So already in early days I could […]

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A chat with the co-founders of ThoseWatchGuys.com

A chat with the co-founders of ThoseWatchGuys.com

Please introduce yourself  Our names are Craig Moore & Samuel Gardiner, we are the co-founders of Thosewatchguys.com. We are based in the New York and Boston area. Please tell us about your offering We sell vintage timepieces in the sub 1500 or so dollar range, and we try to find special and unique pieces that you don’t normally see day-to-day. How did you get into vintage watches?  I’ve always had […]

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Michael from Everest Horology Products about his unique Rolex bracelets

Michael from Everest Horology Products about his unique Rolex bracelets

Michael about the evolution of his company: Everest Horology Products has had quite a journey to become the destination for Rolex owners to find the perfect alternative to their Rolex bracelet. We have spent years developing better and better designs and materials to create what many have said is simply the best aftermarket watch st rap for a Rolex owner available. But with all of that Everest Horology Products, had a very […]

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Talking to Hannes Bonhoff about his unique watch design

Talking to Hannes Bonhoff about his unique watch design

BONHOFF is an independent brand offering high-value watches with unconventional time display. Bonhoff’s watches had their public debut at SalonQP in 2014. The watches are based on two of Hannes Bonhoff’s inventions: a time on demand display system and an integrated leather strap construction. Hannes Bonhoff is an engineer by trade and has worked in research on engineering acoustics where he received an MSc and PhD degree. WP: Please introduce yourself and describe your brand? […]

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The Story behind the Knote Bracelet

The Story behind the Knote Bracelet

We had a chat with the founder of Knote bracelets. „Few people asked me who am I and why I started to make these products. The answer is not that simple. The idea came to me with a struggle in my life. Enormous struggle which brought me to sadness. When I felt that I am all alone in my life’s misfortunes. Automatically the negative thoughts overcame positive ones and my […]

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Talking to Corvin and Chris of slow watches

Talking to Corvin and Chris of slow watches

The slow watch has only one hand and draws inspiration from sundials. With a 24-hour face, the hour hand on the slow watch appears to move at half the speed of a 12 hour watch. The Swiss-made watch comes in 15 unisex styles, is 100m water resistant, crafted in stainless steel and has a Ronda 505.24 Swiss Made GMT movement. Although the watches are not outwardly branded, there is a discreet […]

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Interview with Barcelona’s Ancienne Vintage Gallery

Interview with Barcelona’s Ancienne Vintage Gallery

Barcelona’s Ancienne Vintage Gallery is run by two friends, Spanish Ignacio Coll and Italian Umberto Ventura. The gallery was born when the guys, having shared a mutual hobby of trading watches, decided to join efforts and turn a dream of owning a watch shop into reality. Umberto’s passion for watches and arts has evidently turned his hobby into a full time job. He’s been buying and selling vintage timepieces for […]

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Talking to Rico Adams, a US Army Veteran and founder of Rhyno Outfit

Talking to Rico Adams, a US Army Veteran and founder of Rhyno Outfit

Please introduce yourself and describe your brand?   My name is Rico Adams, United States Army Veteran & Avionics professional. I served in the Army as well as contracting in the Middle East. I spent much of my adult life working on aircrafts around the world. What is in your personal collection and how did your passion for watches start? I own a Rolex Turn O graph (Rose gold, steel) and a Breitling […]

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Vintage Watch Perlon Strap

Perlon Straps and Vintage Watches: A Winning Combination

Fine quality vintage timepieces can run forever and are always in fashion. If you have a watch that was passed down from a relative or managed to score a vintage watch from an estate sale, you’ll want to show it off. Unfortunately, the straps on vintage watches often wear out before their cases and time-keeping mechanisms, which can detract from the appearance of a vintage watch and even put you […]

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