Watch Education

Buyer beware! Why your iPhone could harm your precious watch
THE ICONS: Why the Zenith El Primero is the numero uno among Swiss chronographs
Why these restoration videos from Oris are the most satisfying things you’ll watch all day
The Royal Oak pricing strategy in 1972 was absolutely wild
THE ICONS: The Rolex Explorer could be your “one watch” collection for life
California dreaming: The tale behind the “anonymous” Panerai California
THE ICONS – The Vacheron Constantin Patrimony remains a top discreet flex piece
50 years ago: The story of Apollo 13 and the Omega Speedmaster
THE ICONS: The Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris combines innovation with elegance
The vintage Seiko offering crazy accuracy that’s still flying under the radar
Why I was wrong about the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Hybris Mechanica Calibre 185 (Quadriptyque)
THE ICONS: Why everyone from Muhammad Ali to Andy Warhol fell for the Cartier Tank
Four tips to avoid getting scammed when selling a watch online
THE ICONS: Taking a hot lap around the history of the Heuer Carrera
EDITOR’S PICK: 5 things that separate fine from very fine watchmaking (apart from the price tags)
THE ICONS: The Panerai Luminor is a tool watch with heavyweight punch
EDITOR’S PICK: How the thinnest watch ever made came into existence
How Furlan Marri went from Kickstarter to GPHG winner in seven months
THE ICONS: The A. Lange & Söhne Lange 1 is a true modern classic
Testing a watch-protection sticker kit: Is it like living with a plastic cover on your sofa?
THE ICONS: Built for the cockpit, the Breitling Navitimer is a true pilot’s watch
THE ICONS: The Blancpain Fifty Fathoms is the daddy of modern dive watches
The super-exclusive Tudor Black Bay that you’ve never seen before
THE ICONS: The Rolex Day-Date is still the ultimate watch of ballers and shot-callers
Why I still mourn the untimely death of the Tudor North Flag
THE ICONS: How the IWC Big Pilot became a true modern classic
MICRO MONDAYS: The Phantasos Triclops is that rarest of things – a truly original watch
THE ICONS:  The slinky genius of the record-breaking Bulgari Octo Finissimo
THE ICONS: Turning back time with the evolution of the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso
VIDEO: The Longines DolceVita collection delivers statuesque dress watches at very keen prices
THE ICONS: The Seiko Turtle combines bullet-proof reliability with a bargain price
Finding beauty in the beast: A brief history of the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore
VIDEO: The 5 watches that defined TAG Heuer’s year
VIDEO: Taking flight with the Longines Spirit Collection
THE ICONS: How the Rolex GMT-Master defined jet-set style
These colourful Rolex “Beach” Daytonas used to be “cheap fun”. You can now bid on a set of four on Loupe This and they may represent value
“Einstein’s mistress who he gave his Longines to was actually a Russian spy” – A video interview with Longines CEO Matthias Breschan
A chicken-wristed man’s search for a watch strap with the perfect fit
How does this 1982 Seiko still manage to look so damn good and blemish-free?
What is Credor and why should I care about it? Plus 7 of the best models
THE ICONS – Why the Heuer Monaco is still the watch world’s ultimate square deal
CODE41: The subversive watch brand that dared to tell the truth and its latest crazy idea…
THE ICONS: Taking a deep dive into the Omega Seamaster
EDITOR’S PICK: How waterproof is your watch?
VIDEO: The Vacheron Constantin Historiques American 1921 collection
Doomed affairs & dumb tycoons – the stories behind the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Tribute Enamel Hidden Treasures
Original Sinn – A close encounter with the legendary U1 dive watch
Watching this miracle restoration of a burnt-out Omega is the most satisfying thing you’ll do all day
You Can’t Ask That: The crazy (new) demand for complicated AP watches
You Can’t Ask That: Cross-pollination across Audemars Piguet collections
You Can’t Ask That: Developing the real estate of an Audemars Piguet watch
You Can’t Ask That: Audemars Piguet explores new materials
You Can’t Ask That: A new conversation series with Audemars Piguet exploring all kinds of topics
Everything you need to know about Certina and their key models
Goodbye buyer’s remorse: How to buy a watch sight unseen
What does the “fit and finish” of a watch actually mean and should I even care?
Knowledge is power: 5 things we wish all watch brands told us
6 watches that tell the history of Longines dive watches in the ’60s and ’70s
VIDEO: The history of the IWC Big Pilot and how it became a stone-cold classic
Watching the Euro 2020 final with the Hublot Big Bang e UEFA EURO 2020
7 Seiko Spring Drive watches you should know about from past and present
From Tom Brady to Lewis Hamilton, how do IWC get the GOATs as their ambassadors?
Green, blackened or dazzling gold? All the bronze care tips you’ll ever need