The Curious Case of Display Case Backs

When we look at modern mechanical wristwatches, we can easily notice that most of them are equipped with a transparent case back. It’s a common feature regardless of the price range and country [...]


FAQ: What Determines the Condition of a Watch?

One of the most asked questions on watch forums is: “what do you guys think about this watch?” Generally, watch geeks have so much fun evaluating watches that it doesn’t even need to be asked. [...]


All You Need to Know About French Watches

People associate France with many things pleasant. The cuisine and the wines for example. Honestly, I do as well. I love a good dry red or rose from Touraine or the banks of the Rhone. Same goes [...]


How to Date a Watch in 16 Steps

One of the most common questions that vintage watch collectors ask is: when was my watch made? Sometimes this question can be answered immediately and sometimes it takes a bit more work. In this [...]


FAQ: Are Vintage Watches Waterproof?

In this article of our FAQ series, we want to talk about an issue that crosses the mind of every potential or new vintage watch owner. Are vintage watches waterproof? If you want to use a vintage [...]