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Jaeger-LeCoultre Grande Reverso Ultra Thin 1948 Watches Review

Jaeger-LeCoultre is once again stepping into some familiar territory with another addition to their historically-inspired Reverso collection. You would think I would get bored with these, but you’d be wrong. Launched in the early 1930s, the Reverso was originally conceived as READ MORE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Grande Reverso Ultra Thin 1948 Watches Review

Vulcain Aviator Instrument Chronograph Watch Review

It’s no surprise that pilot’s chronographs are so popular among both watch aficionados and just ordinary citizens. With their aggressive tool watch presence, reputation for precision, and aviation/military heritage, they toughen up pretty much any wrist. But there are a ton of iconic pilot-styled chronographs…
Vulcain Aviator Instrument Chronograph Watch Review

Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945 XXL Large Date And Moon Phases Transparent Dial Watch Hands-On

Sometimes a simple change can make a big difference. Take for example this Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945 XXL Large Date and Moon Phases watch with a transparent dial. Girard-Perregaux added a gray-tinted "smoked" sapphire crystal to the construction as the dial piece, while offers a view…
Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945 XXL Large Date And Moon Phases Transparent Dial Watch Hands-On

Zenith Pilot Montre d’Aeronef Type 20 GMT 1903 Watch Hands-On

I get the appeal of aged watches, as do many people interested in vintage or antique items. There is something empowering about owning or wearing something that existed for as long or longer than yourself. In a sense you are borrowing some of its ability…
Zenith Pilot Montre d’Aeronef Type 20 GMT 1903 Watch Hands-On