The Most Difficult Decade
Aug 12 · 4 min read
An explanation of why the Swiss Watch Industry collapsed in the 1970s.
Swatch - The making of an Icon
Aug 5 · 3 min read
How Swatch watches came to be and why they were so successful
How To Start a Watch Collection
Jul 29 · 3 min read
We explain how starting a small watch collectioncan be very easy
What is a Sports Watch?
Jul 15 · 3 min read
We consider sports watches of all types.
What is an Automatic Watch? - in Under 500 words.
Jul 8 · 2 min read
We explain exactly what an automatic watch is.
Why are some time-only watches so expensive?
Jun 24 · 4 min read
We explore the range of watches that simply tell the time.
June Meetup Highlights and Club Plans
Jun 17 · 2 min read
A selection of fantastic watches from our Meetup earlier this week.
The Story of the Speedmaster "Ed White"
Jun 10 · 4 min read
Exploring the origins of this classy vintage and modern Speedmaster
Was Abraham-Louis Breguet the most innovative Watchmaker of all?
May 20 · 4 min read
A Short Introduction to Louis Breguet
What is a Watch Club?
May 6 · 4 min read
We explore what happens with a watch Club, and mention some established places to go.
What makes a Watch Collector?
Apr 29 · 4 min read
We explore the different kinds of watch collector, and how many watches make a collection.
How to Buy a Dress Watch
Apr 22 · 3 min read
Introducing Dress watches and a guide to choosing one
Willy Breitling and Inventing the Modern Chronograph
Apr 15 · 3 min read
The innovative leadership of Willy Breitling
The Rolex Explorer Everest Controversy
Mar 25 · 4 min read
Rolex Myth-making and the birth of the Rolex Explorer
What is a Tool Watch?
Mar 18 · 3 min read
Introducing Tool Watches and their many functions
What happens at a Watch Meetup?
Mar 11 · 3 min read
We explain what to expect at a watch meetup
Introducing The Rolex Daytona
Mar 4 · 3 min read
A Short introduction to a puzzlingly popular watch
How to Research a Vintage Watch
Feb 18 · 4 min read
A Step by step guide to finding out more about your watch
My Watch Collecting Journey - a hobby that's become a business
Jan 28 · 4 min read
How a watch collection became a full-time business, from Founder and CEO Hamish Robertson of The WCC
January In-Person Meetup Highlights
Jan 21 · 4 min read
Interesting watches brought seen at our January Meetup