It would be hard to overstate the importance of Rolex in modern horology. Their timeless designs are instantly recognisable, and their technological innovations numerous. Discover more about Rolex than meets the wrist at Time+Tide.

What Sealed The Deal – Joseph's Rolex Oyster Perpetual 36

Everyone's first Rolex purchase is important — it's a milestone that, for most, carries with it a great amount of pride and sense of accomplishment. And for almost all of us out there lucky enough to have bought their inaugural timepiece from the legacy watchmaker, it isn't something that was entered into lightly; we have known for ages before the purchase which exact model we were going to buy. However, Joseph's first Rolex purchase was … somewhat anomalous, shall we say.…

The watches James Bond should have worn

If you've ever been on the internet you will have noticed one million and one articles about the watches James Bond has worn throughout his long and many-faced career. If this is your first time on the World Wide Web, welcome and, trust me, 90 per cent of what you've been missing out on comprises James Bond watch articles and funny cat videos. But here at Time+Tide, we want to take you on a journey to an alternate dimension. Here,…

Watches of note worn by Robert De Niro in films

Martin Scorsese's latest crime film, The Irishman, is released on Netflix in Australia on November 27. It is based on the book I Heard You Paint Houses, which chronicles the life of Frank Sheeran, a mafia hitman who claims to have killed Jimmy Hoffa, the former president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters union. Playing the title character of Sheeran is Robert De Niro, the Oscar-winning actor best known for starring in Casino, Goodfellas, Heat, The Godfather Part II and…

RECOMMENDED READING: Steve McQueen and the watches he wore

Here's a question for you: Who is the greatest male style icon of the 20th century? Is it Paul Newman? No. Is it Elvis Presley? Absolutely not. Is it James Dean? No, but getting closer. OK, as the title rather obviously suggests, the greatest male style icon of the 20th century was, by some margin, Steve McQueen. Here was a man who set the tone for what was considered cool in just about every facet of what men cared about,…

#JayDay: Jay-Z just used a bunch of solid gold Rolex Daytonas as VIP invitations

We've all heard of a wrist flex, but what about an invitation flex … is that a thing? Well, if it wasn't before, it is now, because hip hop heavyweight, music producer and entrepreneur Jay-Z has gone and sent out Rolex's eponymous Daytona as VIP invitation gifts to his inaugural Shawn Carter Foundation Gala. In case you were wondering, the Rolex Daytona in question was the solid 18k Everose gold example with the black and pink dial, ref. 116505. Just…

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