I found this article which was somewhat educational for me - thought it might be of interest to you too - in particular, the "tonneau" - which is apparently making a comeback. I have never been a fan of this shape, but it is certainly 'iconic' in its own right. Hope this is educational for … Continue reading SIHH 2019: 6 luxury watch design trends to know
I wanted to share this release because I simply love it! Specifically, I am a huge fan of the 'panda dial' (white sub dials in a black dial) and the red accents for this Swiss Air edition. These two features in an already timeless classic like the Navitimer seems like a perfect combination. Sure, it … Continue reading Breitling Navitimer 1 B01 Chronograph 43 Swissair Edition Watch
Every morning I wake up between 04:30 and 5:00, and then head out to the gym for about 60 to 90 minutes. Aside from the obvious health benefits this routine is likely to bring, I find that there are consequential benefits which I wasn't acutely aware of until I gave it more thought. This habit … Continue reading Why we owe it to ourselves to spend quiet time alone every day
Today, Audemars Piguet broke the internet with their new release for all the wrong reasons. The video posted by Hodinkee is an interview with Audemars Piguet CEO François-Henry Bennahmias who described this as a piece which he hoped would contribute up to 20-25% of future sales volume for the brand. Judging by what I have seen … Continue reading Introducing CODE 11.59 By Audemars Piguet
Ready for some food for thought over the weekend? Here goes... A paper by Duke University professor Adrian Bejan, explains the physics behind changing senses of time and reveals why the years seem to fly by the older we get. Essentially, as Quartz writes: "time as we experience it represents perceived changes in mental stimuli... … Continue reading Physics explains why time passes faster as you age
The horological machines from MB&F are ming boggling pieces, and true to what i have been saying all along; this is an art form. This "Final Edition" now features a flying tourbillon centrally positioned to be exhibited on the top of the case, as with the previous version, but it now also has a larger … Continue reading MB&F HM6 Final Edition Watch In Steel
50 Years Ago, the Omega Caliber 321 Landed on the Moon. Now the Famous Movement is Coming Back. One of the world's most buzzworthy movements regains its speed.
A quick reference guide on a few things I often see young or new watch guys get wrong.
Researchers are finding that your mental patterns could be harming your telomeres — essential parts of the cell’s DNA — and affecting your life and health. Nobel-winning scientist Elizabeth Blackburn and health psychologist Elissa Epel explain.
A discussion about watch durability, my most doable watch, and some recommendations for a really durable watch.