Watch Spotting At BaselWorld 2017 – Which Watches Were The Visitors Wearing?

Like every year, we visit BaselWorld to report to you about watches. It is our job. However, we are watch collectors and enthusiasts above everything else. So we always...

Launch of the Longines Conquest V.H.P.

Just before Baselworld we were invited to join Longines for the launch of their new quartz line, the Longines Conquest V.H.P. This is short for Very High Presision as...

Drawing The Speedmaster: Meeting With Sunflowerman At Baselworld 2017

This Baselworld I had the opportunity to meet another artist who’s into watches. He goes by the name of Sunflowerman. After we’ve talked for a while I showed him...

Baselworld 2017 – an OpEd on What Went Down in Switzerland

Now that Baselworld 2017 has come to a close, it’s a good time to reflect on what happened, what didn’t happen and to, once again, give you a peek...

Bravehearts Children’s Charity Watch Auctions

From the 16th of March to the 26th of March there will be 6 watch auctions on eBay (starting at 9pm GMT+1) with all proceeds from the auctions going...

Klynt Geneve from Kickstarter – An Introduction and Interview

KlyntI’m a fan of pages like Kickstarter. It’s a great podium for a lot of watch related projects which otherwise would not have a worldwide platform. Sure, the things you...

Reverse Panda – The Return of a Design Classic

Reverse PandaAround this time of the year some watch websites already start to speculate about the latest novelties brands will release during BaselWorld. There are trends however, patterns if...

Rare Bird: Lémania 5012 SAAF (South African Air Force)

Recently I bumped into a picture of a vintage watch that I had never seen before. It turned out to be a military watch by Lémania, issued to the...

Most Popular Watches Of 2016 (on Chrono24)

Some of you may know that I like to crunch numbers, talk statistics and discuss the watch market. Chrono24 is the largest watch market place in the world, and...

Servicing a Chronograph – We Followed Every Step

Chronograph ServiceA few months ago, I visited a watchmaker and followed every step he did on servicing this vintage Valjoux 22 chronograph. Not only out of interest, but also...