Tag: Maurice Lacroix

August 2, 2017

What’s the Date? Breaking Down Calendar Complications

How many times have you thought to yourself “what’s the date today?” One highly sought after and frequently used watch complication, or a feature other than telling time, is a calendar indicator. Scroll through to learn about the different types of calendar complications, and see some of our favorite watches that have this feature. Date… Read More

June 28, 2017

Red, White & Blue Watches Fit for the Fourth

How do you celebrate the Fourth of July? As the holiday weekend approaches, make sure you’re sporting some of our favorite red, white, and blue luxury timepieces to cookouts, a day at the beach, or at the ball game! Check out our list: Glashütte Original Pavonina This ladies’ timepiece is a great accessory for summer…. Read More

April 19, 2017

Icy White: 10 Summer Watches You’ll Love

Cool down this summer with these icy white watches. Completely monochromatic or mixed with silver and gold metals, these sleek and effortless watches are sure to make a statement. Carl F Bucherer Patravi Autodate The diamond markers on the Mother-of-Pearl dial make the Carl F Bucherer Patravi Date shine. A beautiful white leather strap completes… Read More

February 22, 2017

How to Properly Care for your Watch Strap

An important part of your timepiece, watch straps come in a variety of materials and colors. When swapped out, they can totally change the look and style of your watch, and a well maintained strap can keep your watch looking like new for years and years to come. Discover our tips for caring for your… Read More

August 16, 2016

Beauty in the Details: 6 Unusual Watch Finishes Worth a Second Look

What is the special ingredient that takes an accessory from “ooh” to “WOW”? For many timepieces, the key is in the details, often on display in the materials and striking finish of a case, dial, or strap. Check out these 6 watches featuring unusual finishes, and don’t be surprised if you find yourself coming back… Read More

August 1, 2016

Feeling Blue? Our Favorite Blue Watches

Not only does the color blue remind us of the ocean and the sky, it’s also the color adorning some of our favorite timepieces. Check out these 5 blue watches below and let us know which you’d like to add to your collection. Bremont U-2 The Bremont U-2 timepiece features a beautiful dark blue colored… Read More

July 26, 2016

Global Watchmaking: Where Are Your Favorite Timepieces Made?

You’re sporting that luxury watch around town, but do you know where it came from? If you guessed your watch was from Switzerland, there’d be a good chance you were right, but many luxury watch brands are manufactured outside of the ‘Watchmaking Capital of the World.’ Follow us around the globe to see where luxury… Read More

July 11, 2016

A Splash of Orange: Our 6 Favorite Orange Watches

The color orange is associated with enthusiasm, creativity, adventure, determination and success. It is a strong, uninhibited color, yet not as aggressive as red. No wonder orange is often used to accent sporty, performance-driven watches for adventurers like divers and pilots! Here are a 6 of our favorite orange-accented watches to check out. Muhle Glashutte… Read More

May 16, 2016

5 Watches to Honor Dad this Father’s Day

As Sunday, June 19 approaches, don’t think conservatively for a gift for your father. Think big and honor him in all the ways you know how, with these five exquisite timepieces fit for every kind of dad. Bremont Supermarine S500 Inspired by aviation, this diver’s watch has an anti-magnetic Faraday cage that encases its beautifully-finished,… Read More

December 7, 2015

15 Watches to Get Your Hands On in 2016

In the spirit of the holidays, we’re sharing a list of fifteen of the most in-demand watches in 2016 so you can be one of the first to have one. Take your pick, below! Baume & Mercier—Shelby Cobra Two new models of this popular piece celebrate fifty years since the hot-rod house became the first… Read More

September 2, 2015

Ask the Experts: Is My Watch Waterproof, or Water-Resistant?

Without knowing anything about what type of watch you own, we can unequivocally tell you it’s not waterproof. How do we know? Because NO watch is waterproof! A watch has the ability to withstand water pressure, and the degree to which that particular timepiece can withstand said pressure before leaking, is referred to as its… Read More

August 24, 2015

A Guide to Buying Your First Luxury Watch

So, you’re ready to buy your first luxury timepiece? Congratulations! There’s certainly a lot to think about. From what to look for, to where to buy, we’ve rounded up our tips for first time luxury watch buyers. Questions to ask yourself before you begin Before you go shopping for a new luxury timepiece, have concrete… Read More

August 13, 2015

Brand Spotlight: Maurice Lacroix

Contemporary perfection; just two words that hold infinite truths about Swiss watchmaker, Maurice Lacroix. One of the youngest watch brands we work with (born in the early 1990s), Maurice Lacroix has proven time and time again that age is nothing but a number—in fact, here are some numbers watch enthusiasts around the world are continuously… Read More