History Category
History Category
CLose up of chrongraph Breitling Chronomat watch with cream dial and gold case

Willy Breitling and Inventing the Modern Chronograph

Apr 15 · 3 min read

The innovative leadership of Willy Breitling

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A Short History of the Chronograph 

Apr 8 · 4 min read

From the 1800's to the modern day

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Rolex Explorer with steel case and white dial and 3 6 9 numerals

The Rolex Explorer Everest Controversy

Mar 25 · 4 min read

Rolex Myth-making and the birth of the Rolex Explorer

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Steel Patek Philippe Nautilus 3700 with Blue Dial and silver hands

The Patek Philippe Nautilus - the most surprising icon in the Watch World

Dec 17 · 4 min read

How did such a simple steel watch become the most coveted timepiece on earth?

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Engraved caseback of gold watch showing Tifffany and Patek Philippe storefront on T150 watch

Patek Philippe and Tiffany - the oldest Authorised Dealership in the world

Dec 10 · 4 min read

A Short history of the Relationship between Patek Philippe and Tiffany & Co.

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Independent Watchmakers – The Modern Trailblazers

Dec 3 · 5 min read

The weird and wonderful world of modern independents

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An Introduction to High-End Independent Watchmaking – The Original Independents

Nov 26 · 4 min read

Who Are They And Why Do We Love Them?

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Large Hamilton Air Race watch with black dial on wrist

Rolex and the Prisoner of War Watches

Oct 29 · 3 min read

An Amazing Story of Rolex in World War II

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Hamilton Ventura in Steel with Black Dial

Is the Hamilton Ventura the most featured watch at the movies?

Oct 15 · 3 min read

An introduction to the Hamilton Ventura and Movies it has featured in

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Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra Worldtimer watch in steel with blue dial and map of the world in the centre

A Short History of the Omega Seamaster

Oct 8 · 5 min read

Short History of the Omega Seamaster and No Time to Die James Bond Watch

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A Brief Introduction to James Bond’s Watches

Oct 1 · 5 min read

What Does The World's Greatest Spy Wear On His Wrist?

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Lange 1 Gold watch with Brown engraved dial

Glashütte, the home of German Watchmaking

Sep 17 · 4 min read

A Short History of Glashütte and the watch companies based there

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Men's Art Deco Style Reverso watch with gold hands and indices from 1946

The World's First Sports Watch - The Jaeger LeCoultre Reverso

Sep 10 · 4 min read

A Short History of the Reverso

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The interior of a Louis Vuitton brand store with tables, trunks, cases and artwork

A Short Exploration Of The World’s Largest Watch Groups – LVMH

Aug 13 · 4 min read

The third largest Swiss watch group

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Longines Legend Diver Bronze Watch with Green Dial

A Short Exploration of the World’s Largest Watch Groups – The Swiss Giants

Aug 6 · 5 min read

Introducing The Swatch Group and Richemont

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Grid of Four Fears Brunswick Watches

British Watchmakers - A Short History of Fears Watches

Jul 30 · 5 min read

An introduction to modern British Microbrands and a Short History of Fears Watches of Bristol

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Reissues, Recreations and Reimagining

Apr 16 · 4 min read

Breitling Revisits History

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Racing, Heuer, and the Ever-Present Tachymeter

Mar 5 · 5 min read

What is a Tachymeter, and Why Does it Matter?

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The Zenith El Primero Story

Jan 28 · 3 min read

A Legend Rescued From The Attic

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