Tag: tag heuer

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

What Baselworld 2017 Said About The Watch Industry

The world’s biggest watch and jewelry trade show celebrated its 100th anniversary this year without so much as a peep. One had to look rather closely to even know that the important industry event reached this milestone. The irony, of course, is that the exhibiting watch brands are regularly chided by collectors and the media … Continued

Baselworld 2017
  • Join The Hour Glass World

    Subscribe now to stay on top of everything in the world of fine watches.
  • *Compulsory Field