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The Omega Speedmaster is Steeped in History

Omega Speedmaster

Few watches have kept enthusiasts excited for as long as the Omega Speedmaster has, and few have the history and legacy. Though it started life as a motorsport-related timepiece, the Speedmaster earned its iconic “Moonwatch” nickname in 1962 when astronaut Walter Schirra wore one on a Mercury mission. Today, Omega makes a dizzying number of […]

These Breitling Watches are Fit for Fall

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Fall is a great time to get outside and enjoy nature. In many places, the weather cools, and some parts of the country get to enjoy the bright colors of leaves as they turn all shades of red and orange before falling. A solid adventure watch is a must if you’re spending time outdoors, and […]

Tudor announces a new Pelagos 39

TUDOR 2022 PELAGOS 39 3376 V2

Just a few years ago, big watches were all the rage. The wearer’s wrist size didn’t matter, only the size of the watch was important. That said, things have changed in recent years. Watches of all types have shrunk to more reasonable proportions, but manufacturers have stopped short of a return to the tiny case […]

A Brief History of the Patek Philippe Nautilus

Patek Philippe Nautilus

Patek Philippe is one of the oldest and most prestigious watchmakers in the world. The company’s timepieces have been seen on world leaders’ wrists and celebrities’ wrists, and demand is so strong that wait times for a new model can stretch into years of twiddling thumbs for hopeful buyers. That said, Patek’s watches are amazing […]

The Breitling B01 Movement Makes Chronographs Fun

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When it comes to shopping for a new watch, many people look for a timepiece that matches their style and activity level. Some of us, however, go a level deeper (and nerdier) to shop for a specific movement or feature. Breitling’s catalog is packed with classic and modern designs, many of which are chronographs. Behind […]

Don’t Ignore the Bulgari Octo

Bulgari Octo Finissimo

When you think about Bulgari, you probably think of fragrances or high-end bags, but those in the know, know that the company makes incredibly detailed, interesting watches. One, the Octo, blends advanced tech with a unique design that makes it truly stand out from the crowd of sports watches.  Why is it so special? Well, […]

You Have to Love the Rolex Explorer

Rolex Explorer

Few watches carry the history and the legacy of the Rolex Explorer. The timepiece has been present for some of the world’s most impressive feats of exploration, and it continues on today as a simple, rugged watch with upscale leanings. There’s plenty to like about the long-running model, and its latest updates returned it to […]

Let’s Talk Rolex Datejust Wimbledon

Rolex Datejust Wimbledon

Wimbledon just wrapped up, but you may be wondering about the famous watch brand’s name you saw splashed everywhere. Rolex’s partnership with professional tennis stretches back more than four decades, and has seen the brand’s watches worn by some of the sport’s biggest names. The pairing began in 1978 with Rolex sponsoring Wimbledon, but has […]

There’s an Omega Seamaster for Everyone

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It’d be impossible to say that the Omega Seamaster is an underdog in the world of dive watches, but it’s certainly not as exclusive or desirable as a Rolex Submariner. That said, there are plenty of great reasons to shop for a Seamaster, not the least of which is the huge degree of variety available […]

The New IWC Big Pilot is Just Big Enough

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Pilot watches are an interesting category, as they straddle the line between casual and dress watches in a way that not many others can. International Watch Company (IWC) does pilot watches better than almost anyone, but the IWC Big Pilot series can feel intimidating for people without massive wrists. The brand recently downsized the watch […]

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