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Why are automatic watches so expensive?

Why are automatic watches so expensive?

This is a question that we receive now and then, so in this article, we thought we would answer it in detail. The answer to this question is first and foremost that automatic watches do not have to be expensive. But in general, automatic watches are more expensive than quartz watches. The reason why automatic watches have a reputation for being so expensive is that the vast majority of luxury […]

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What to Know Before Buying a Luxury Watch [7 Tips]

What to Know Before Buying a Luxury Watch [7 Tips]

Buying a watch can be a big financial decision. After all, ”luxury” and ”affordable” are two words that you seldom find in the same sentence. With this in mind, if you are looking to buy a luxury watch, there are some things you want to consider to ensure you are satisfied with your decision. The more money you spend on a luxury watch, the more research and more certain you […]

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Should you have Gold or Steel watch?

Should you have Gold or Steel watch?

There are lots of things you want to consider when buying a watch. Do you want a dress watch? Dive watch? Chronograph? Large or small? Automatic or quartz? And of course, gold or steel? This brings us to the main purpose of this article. Should you have a gold or a steel watch? The answer to that question is, just like with so much else, that it depends. But there […]

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6 Reasons to buy an Automatic Watch

6 Reasons to buy an Automatic Watch

Wristwatches come in all shapes and forms, and the way people wear wristwatches has changed over the decades quite substantially. Originally, the wristwatch was made as a crucial tool for survival or performance. In war, the timing was everything, and equally so, for example, for professional divers who used wristwatches to keep track of the time they had spent underwater. Wristwatches were, back in the days, absolutely crucial for many […]

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Rolex Daytona APH Error Dial Complete Guide

Rolex Daytona APH Error Dial Complete Guide

When it comes to watches, details make all the difference. And when we come to the topic of watch collection, details matter all the more. As a matter of fact, small differences can make a huge difference in the collectibility of certain watches. For example,  But when it comes to ”mistakes” by the manufacturer, these differences can matter even more. Take, for example, the Rolex Explorer 16550 ”Cream dial”. This […]

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The Best Sports Watches To Buy In 2021

The Best Sports Watches To Buy In 2021

We live in a time where watches became a device synonymous with physical activity. Many watches are designed for physical activities, but there’s never been a time than the current where it’s been more prominent. It’s become more than an accessory and a device that tells time while you’re working out. A sports watch has become like a partner of sporty people. It logs and tracks every key detail about […]

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The 10 Oldest Luxury Watch Brands

The 10 Oldest Luxury Watch Brands

People have been using wristwatches to keep the time for centuries. Alongside giving you a convenient way to check the hour, a timepiece also provides the wearer with a way to accessorize and show off their personality. This has been true since the creation of watches in the 1800s. Modern wristwatch companies have been around forever—some for longer than other. In this article, we’ll take a look at who has […]

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The 5 most expensive watches sold at auction

The 5 most expensive watches sold at auction

There are those who consider watch collecting a hobby, while others tend to think of it more as a lifestyle investment. Over the years, many timepieces have sold for quite the price to serious collectors that have made it to the list of some of the most costly watches sold at auction. 1: Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime 6300A-010, $31m, Christie’s, 2019 The Patek Philippe watch sold for a whopping $31 million […]

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Should you Wear Your Watch Above or Below Wrist Bone?

Should you Wear Your Watch Above or Below Wrist Bone?

We have just recently discussed in this article how tight a watch should fit. But a question that we see asked even more frequently is whether you should wear your watch above or below your wrist bone. In this article, we will, therefore, look closer at just that. Wearing your watch below or above your wrist bone The name for the wrist bone is ”ulna”. This is the bone that […]

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How tight should a watch fit? Complete Guide

How tight should a watch fit? Complete Guide

Just like with your clothes, the fit of your watch is just as important. Both for comfort and appearance. In theory, there is no ”right or wrong”, but there is. In this article, we will look closer at what you need to consider about how tight a watch should fit and how it affects the watch’s appearance. How tight should a watch fit? At the end of the day, the […]

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