Tag: Longines

Five Military-Inspired Watches Too Nice To Take Into Combat

As someone new or unfamiliar with watches, it might be confusing as to why many luxury timepieces are inspired by watches from the past that were anything but showy or high-end. The truth is, military watches designs from throughout the 20th century are regular sources of inspiration for well-made, high-end men’s sports watches today. Why … Continued

Sinn EZM 1.1

Longines Marks 185 Years In Singapore With Watches Of Switzerland

Celebrating its 185th anniversary this year, Longines is one of the oldest and most successful watch manufactures. To mark the milestone, the watchmaker is putting on an exhibition in Singapore in conjunction with Watches of Switzerland at VivoCity from 14 November until 19 November. The exhibition covers the glorious history of Longines, and also showcases … Continued

Longines Flagship original 1957

Vintage Watches: Often Not An Ideal Purchase Choice For Novices

Buying a brand new watch versus a vintage watch is a very different experience. Those fresh to buying or collecting watches can often get stuck between when making the decision to buy a modern timepiece, or something older that may seem to have a bit more charm and personality. In the watch collecting world, you … Continued

Tudor Style

How Novice Watch Collectors Can Get The Most Bang For Their Buck

There’s a recurring question asked by many novice collectors who are just beginning to delve into watches: how do you build a meaningful collection of timepieces while keeping to what may be a modest budget, knowing that many of the ones worth owning are expensive, to say the least? The answer lies in thinking outside … Continued

Sinn 1746 Classic

What To Look For In A Retro-Reissue Watch

Nostalgia and romance are often what vintage watch lovers are really looking for. The idea they can have something designed in the past for a particular purpose, as is the case with sports or complicated watches, is very appealing. The romance arises from being able to imagine being in that time, doing those things, having … Continued

Longines Avigation Watch Type A-7
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