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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 […]

What Materials Make Up Your Watch?

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Watchmakers are turning to alternative materials in increasing numbers, to the point that it’s easy to find a titanium or ceramic watch from most major watch brands these days. Stainless steel is still king, but top-tier watch brands are proving that great timepieces can be made from almost anything. Here’s a quick look at three […]

The Rolex Oyster Perpetual is a Solid Everyday Watch

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The Rolex lineup is diverse and interesting, but it’s easy to be fixated on the most popular and expensive models. Even the brand’s entry-level timepieces are worth a look, however, which is why we’re here to talk about the Rolex Oyster Perpetual. The Oyster Perpetual line is one of the most diverse in the Rolex […]

Have You Considered the New Rolex Explorer?

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Rolex takes its time updating iconic models, so it was interesting to see the changes made to the Explorer I in 2021. The watch had been sized at 39mm for years, after decades as a 36mm timepiece. In 2021, Rolex chose to move the Explorer back to its roots with a 36mm size, though the […]

The Rolex Day-Date is an Iconic Luxury Watch

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Rolex watches are worn by powerful people around the world, but only one model has taken the title of a leader. The Day-Date, also known as the President, is a long-running watch in the Rolex catalog with a stunning dial, unique day and date complications, and a variety of available configurations. Rolex makes the watch […]

Three Rolex Models That Need to Be On Your Shopping List

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Getting ready for the holidays and finishing all of your shopping can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be for every person on your shopping list. If you’re looking for a watch for a special person on your list, there’s almost no way to go wrong with Rolex. The brand’s iconic timepieces are seen […]

The Rolex Explorer II is a Solid Tool Watch

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The Rolex Explorer II has been around in various forms for decades. The underground adventurer’s watch is unconventional and unique compared to other watches in the Rolex catalog, but its design, colors, and size make it a desirable piece for people who want a little less flash. The 216570 Explorer II was just discontinued last […]

It’s Hard to Go Wrong With the Rolex Submariner

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The Rolex Submariner’s appeal is so strong that it is recognizable to many people who couldn’t care less about watches. Part of that is due to the fact that it hasn’t changed dramatically in the decades since its introduction, and part comes because of the Rolex name and status as a luxury brand. If you’re […]

A Brief History of the Rolex Daytona

The Rolex Daytona is one of the most legendary timepieces in the world. Nearly every watch enthusiast knows at least a little about it, and many wait for years to get their hands on one. The Daytona has an interesting and storied history, so let’s take a quick run through what makes it so special. […]

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