Topic: Vintage Watches

aBlogtoWatch EVENT: Celebrate Modern & Vintage Omega Watches In Los Angeles December 20, 2014

As a holiday treat to aBlogtoWatch audience members in Los Angeles, California, we invite the first people who can RSVP to join us and Omega on December 20th for an "Omega crawl," and dinner in Beverly Hills. Space is limited to under 20 people so…
aBlogtoWatch EVENT: Celebrate Modern & Vintage Omega Watches In Los Angeles December 20, 2014

Jack Khorsandi’s Jackpot: Exploring Vintage Omega Watches At Los Angeles’ Jackmond

"Fantastic!" Jack Khorsandi says that word so often, you'd think it was his middle name. The always "up" Khorsandi, in fact, has many things to be happy about - hundreds of them. Literally hundreds. And most of them have a certain distinctively horseshoe-like letter…
Jack Khorsandi’s Jackpot: Exploring Vintage Omega Watches At Los Angeles’ Jackmond

Buying Watches In London, Ontario, Canada: WatchesToBuy.com

We often hear about the death of brick and mortar retailing and the challenges traditional seller face with "going online." In the case of WatchesToBuy.com, the reverse has occurred, and Derek Dier now has a literal brick and mortar store in Canadian city of London,…
Buying Watches In London, Ontario, Canada: WatchesToBuy.com

My First Grail Watch: James Lamdin Of aBlogtoWatch (And analog/shift)

Welcome back to an original aBlogtoWatch feature, "My First Grail Watch." In this series, we ask prominent people in the watch industry about the first timepiece that they lusted after. Today, we're speaking with one of our own, James Lamdin. Along with writing about watches,…
My First Grail Watch: James Lamdin Of aBlogtoWatch (And analog/shift)

Historic Breguet No. 3519, 4111 Pocket Watches & No. 2655 Carriage Clock Hands-On

Abraham-Louis Breguet is regarded as one of the greatest watchmakers of all time – and not just when it comes to the opinion of watch enthusiasts, collectors or journalists, but also in the eyes of some of the most successful watchmakers and designers of today.…
Historic Breguet No. 3519, 4111 Pocket Watches & No. 2655 Carriage Clock Hands-On

Cool Vintage Bulova Watch Advertisments, Plus Brand President Interview

I've said it before, and I will say it again, advertisements for wrist watches were once so much better than they are today. I think this collection of pretty awesome Bulova watch ads (and other historical images) from the mid 20th century help prove that.…
Cool Vintage Bulova Watch Advertisments, Plus Brand President Interview

Patek Philippe 175 Auction Interview With Head Of Christie’s Watch Department

As Patek Philippe celebrates their 175th anniversary, the major auction houses are celebrating too. Auction houses have done very well over the last few years, thanks to the brand's popularity among collectors, when it comes to their rarest and most exclusive timepieces. On November 9,…
Patek Philippe 175 Auction Interview With Head Of Christie’s Watch Department

My First Grail Watch: Sebastien Chaulmontet Of Arnold & Son

Welcome back to an original aBlogtoWatch feature, "My First Grail Watch." In this series, we ask prominent people in the watch industry about the first timepiece that they lusted after. Today, we're speaking with Sebastien Chaulmontet, who heads the movement team at Arnold…
My First Grail Watch: Sebastien Chaulmontet Of Arnold & Son

Revisiting Le Brassus: Audemars Piguet Watches Mix Serious Horology With Iconic Designs

It has been about four years since I last toured the halls of Audemars Piguet. The historic Swiss watch maker still makes movements in the same building that Mr. Audemars and Mr. Piguet did in the 19th century – though, the company has expanded its…
Revisiting Le Brassus: Audemars Piguet Watches Mix Serious Horology With Iconic Designs