Tag: tudor

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

Top Picks From Only Watch 2017

As highly anticipated as watch fairs like Baselworld and SIHH may be, they sometimes rarely measure up to the fun factor that the biennial Only Watch auction offers. Especially if it’s unique timepieces created by some of the most important manufactures and independents are what you are after. Organized by Christie’s and held under the … Continued

Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire Usain Bolt Only Watch 2017

Explaining The Tudor Revival

Tudor was created in 1926 by Hans Wilsdorf, the founder of Rolex, with the goal of making watches with a level of quality close to Rolex, but at a lower price. While the brand was already successful in the 1930s and 1940s, it entered its golden age in the 1950s with the launch of several … Continued

Tudor Black Bay Chronograph

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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