Hands-on and in-depth reviews of timepieces.

Weekend Sojourn: Rolex Awards for Enterprise Remind Us of the Plight of the World

By Samantha Walsh Just last week, in London, five people with potential to change the future of the world were chosen as winners of the Rolex Awards for Enterprise. After sorting through 3,500 applicants from over 150 countries, an independent jury of experts deemed the following 5 people, and their life-changing plans, as worthy of…

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Weekend Sojourn: Fighting Sun Damage and Age; Women- this is for you

With summer in full swing everyone is out in hopes of getting that perfect summer tan. It’s wonderful to have that little hint of bronze; it brings some color to your face, and overall makes you look healthier.  The issue, though, is that, although you may love your summer tan, the sun’s UV rays damage…

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Time Capsules: Product — STEAMPUNK CHRONO FROM RJ-ROMAIN JEROME

Housed in a 50mm-diameter case, the Steampunk Chrono is devoid of any dial so wearers and admirers can witness the mechanical self-winding movement, composed of more than 300 parts and secured by 4 screw-down pistons symbolizing the brand’s “X” motif.   The Steampunk Chrono features a bezel in oxidized and stabilized steel stemming from the extraordinary fusion…

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Around the World: Girard-Perregaux supports World Oceans Day

By Samantha Walsh In NYC last week, Susan and David Rockefeller partnered with luxury Swiss watch brand Girard-Perregaux in a grand celebration for World Oceans Day.  This event, attended by everyone from actors, to models, to watch-lovers, and environmental conservationists brought together seemingly dissimilar groups all with one common goal, to celebrate the world’s valuable…

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Around the World: Buying and Selling Watches at Auction

This past week was a huge one for the big auction houses in New York City.  Several sold incredible watches – many owned by famous folk such as Elvis Presley and Henry Graves – for pretty interesting prices.  So many of our loyal readers have asked for some insight into what sells at auction and…

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Weekend Sojourn: Great Father’s Day Gifts

It’s not too late!! While this weekend is Father’s Day weekend, there are some great options out there that you can still get that stylish man in your life – husband, father, son, grandfather. That man in your life love fine timepieces, jewelry and writing instruments?  TF Est. 1968 offers these cool ‘Tourbillon’ pens, the…

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