Frederique Constant Hybrid Manufacture Hands-On

    22. February 2018 - 8:01

    The Frederique Constant Hybrid Manufacture watch collection is but another interesting flavor of the traditional Swiss watch industry's attempt to merge...

    #TBT Seiko 7549 Golden Tuna – In Love With a Quartz Diver

    22. February 2018 - 7:00

    When given the choice, I’d choose a mechanical watch over quartz every time. For readers of a site like Fratello Watches, my opinion rests within...

    The Worn & Wound Podcast Ep. 52: Ryan Schmidt, Author of...

    21. February 2018 - 17:42

    If you’re a lover of watches, The Wristwatch Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to Mechanical Watches is a must-have for your coffee table. Earlier...

    Motorin’ with the Marchand Legacy

    21. February 2018 - 17:39

    Watches and motor sports go back as long as the cars have hit the motorway and in today’s modern industry we seem to be bombarded by “Motor-Sport Inspired” time pieces. So many, in fact,...

    The TAG Heuer Autavia Jo Siffert Collector’s Edition

    21. February 2018 - 17:03

    The vintage Heuer collecting community is one of the most passionate in the entire industry. Just check out OnTheDash and Calibre 11 if you don’t...

    TAG Heuer Museum in Motion

    21. February 2018 - 16:22

    Starting earlier this month in Miami, TAG Heuer began the first leg of their “Museum in Motion” tour which will travel to 8 cities with important historical timepieces from the company’s museum...

    Casio G-Shock Gravitymaster GA-1100-1A1 ‘Black Out’ Watch

    21. February 2018 - 16:00

    As a part of Casio's growing collection of aviation-focused watches, the Casio G-Shock Gravitymaster GA-1100-1A1 brings even more flavor to the line-up...

    Blancpain Villeret Quantième Complet GMT Watch

    21. February 2018 - 15:00

    Blancpain is famous for its elegant complete calendar watches and at Baselworld 2018 they are introducing a new model called the Villeret Quantième...

    Mr. Jones Last Laugh Tattoo XL: Hands On

    21. February 2018 - 14:00

    Getting bored with that micro brand pilot watch? Is your Seiko 62MAS getting a little staid? Maybe your Speedmaster just doesn’t do it for you anymore.

    Construction Underway on 10,000 Year Clock

    21. February 2018 - 13:45

    Conceived in 1989 by Danny Hillis, a polymath inventor, computer engineer, and designer – the idea for the 10,000 year clock was first published in...

    Jeff Bezos Begins Construction of $42 Million 10,000 Year Clock

    21. February 2018 - 12:58

    “I cannot imagine the future, but I care about it. I know I am a part of a story that starts long before I can remember and continues long beyond...

    Design King: Updating the Rolex Datejust

    21. February 2018 - 12:00

    The new Datejust that Rolex unveiled at Baselworld 2016 scarcely differs from the Rolex Datejust II. The similar design characteristics set Rolex watches...

    Which Watch Brands Are Most Likely to Increase in Value?

    21. February 2018 - 11:00

    It's a question watch collectors — especially new ones — always want answered: What watches that tend to increase in value over time? FratelloWatches...

    Vacheron Constantin FiftySix Collection Hands-On

    21. February 2018 - 8:01

    Do you know what the new-for-2018 Vacheron Constantin FiftySix collection is based on? Come on, have an educated guess! Nothing? Anything? Well, it is...

    Rolex Submariner – Historical Overview Of A Diving Legend

    21. February 2018 - 7:00

    Just before Christmas, I bought myself a little present: a Rolex Submariner. For some a grail, to others a watch that they frown upon (for various reasons).

    New Blue: Christopher Ward C60 Trident Pro 600 Blue

    20. February 2018 - 18:00

    On the heels of a slew of Trident announcements, Christopher Ward has one more thing. It’s not nearly as exciting as the codas Steve Jobs used to...

    The Pantor Seal is a beastly diver

    20. February 2018 - 17:46

    Back in February I reviewed the Pantor Sea Lion, a watch that I found to be surprisingly great. Now Pantor is back with the new Pantor Seal, a massive diver with a lot of Sea Lion attitude but with its...

    Five Chronometer-Certified Watches That Won’t Break the Bank

    20. February 2018 - 17:39

    The past two decades have seen a shift in why people wear watches. Thanks to the omnipresence of smartphones, laptops, and other digital devices,...

    Win a $100 Gift Card to

    20. February 2018 - 16:59

    Hey watch strap fans! We’re giving away five, $100 gift certificates to, where they can be used to purchase any of our American-made...

    A Guide to Buying Vintage Watches on eBay Part 1

    20. February 2018 - 15:04

    So you’ve decided you want to buy a vintage watch? Excellent choice (but beware, it’s a slippery slope—you can’t just buy one!).

    We Take A Look At Moduco’s First Offering.

    20. February 2018 - 14:00

    Moduco is getting set to release its very first offering into the wild, and initial impressions are positive. The Kickstarter campaign runs through the...

    Pre-Baselworld 2018: Villeret Quantième Complete GMT

    20. February 2018 - 13:50

    Ahead of Baselworld, which takes place next month (March 22-27), Blancpain has released a preview of their updated Villeret Quantième Complete GMT, which...

    Piece Time — Distinctive Watch Parts, Chapter One: Hands

    20. February 2018 - 13:00

    A watch's design is the sum of its so-called "appearance parts:" hands, dial, crown, bracelet, and the like. In this first chapter in our series on distinctive...

    A Detailed Look Into Omega’s History Of Olympics Timekeeping

    20. February 2018 - 8:01

    I'll go out on a limb and speak for all of us sport illiterates by saying: even we care about the Olympics. It's in a league of its own, the be all and...

    Speedy Tuesday – A Collector’s Story On His Gold “Dave...

    20. February 2018 - 7:00

    Once in a while, we receive stories from our readers on their Omega Speedmaster that we feature here on Speedy Tuesday. This week, it is Phil’s...

    Around the Web: “The Olympics’ Never-Ending Struggle to Keep Track...

    19. February 2018 - 20:35

    From the first modern Games in 1896, when a team of judges timed a marathon with a stopwatch, to the ’92 Games, which saw the first-ever implementation...

    Don’t forget about February’s giveaway – an ASP Raven

    19. February 2018 - 18:00

    Hey, you didn’t forget about this month’s giveaway, did you?  Well, if you did, you still have a few more days to get your entry in.

    Unyber Watches UN Series Chronograph Collection

    19. February 2018 - 15:00

    Setting up a micro-brand is not the easiest route to take in the watch industry, especially when you don’t use any of the many already existing...

    Feeling presidential with the Merci LMM-01

    19. February 2018 - 14:00

    Who is Merci?  Is this another one of our forays into the world of menswear?  Well, it could be (as they carry men’s clothing) but that...

    Introducing the Peren Nera, a Value-Packed Watch Now Available on...

    19. February 2018 - 13:27

    It can feel like a real slog to trudge past the marketing blather and hype and get to the guts of a Kickstarter campaign. Sometimes it can be worth it.

    A Year on the Wrist – 52Mondayz

    19. February 2018 - 9:30

    Last year, February 20, 2017, I started my project wearing a different watch every week. Reporting about it in our feature named 52Mondayz. We’re exactly one year further now, and I would like to...

    Formex Element Watch Review

    19. February 2018 - 8:01

    The latest timepiece from the recently revived Formex watch brand is the Formex Element. The Swiss brand boastfully refers to the Element as "the most affordable high-end watch in the world." The article...

    Glashutte Original Senator Chronograph Capital Edition

    19. February 2018 - 5:05

    The new Glashutte Original Senator Chronograph Capital Edition measures 42 mm x 14.6 mm and is limited to 100 pieces in steel, 25 pieces in red gold,...

    Welcome NYT Readers!

    19. February 2018 - 1:57

    We just wanted to extend a warm welcome to any new readers who have happened over to our corner of the web due to the article in the New York Times over...

    Hublot Meca-10 Ceramic Blue Hands-On & Why This Big Bang Is For...

    18. February 2018 - 8:01

    During "Geneva Watch Week" in January of 2018, I met with Hublot to see this new blue ceramic version of the Big Bang Meca-10 watch (hands-on here featuring...

    RL Automotive Skeleton Steel

    17. February 2018 - 18:10

    This week in Miami, at the 2018 Watches & Wonders show, Ralph Lauren unveiled an all-new steel version of the RL Automative Skeleton. Combining polished and brushed steel surfaces, along with...

    Bell & Ross BR03-94 Horolum And BR03-92 Horoblack Watches

    17. February 2018 - 15:00

    Bell & Ross, purveyors of aviation-themed, instrument-styled watches, have recently announced the addition of two limited edition models to one of...

    MB&F MoonMachine 2 With Stepan Sarpaneva Hands-On

    17. February 2018 - 8:01

    Max Büsser and Stepan Sarpaneva have teamed up again to produce a sequel to the MoonMachine from 2012. We get up close with the new MB&F MoonMachine...

    Piaget Possession & Extremely Lady Watches

    16. February 2018 - 19:30

    Possession and Extremely Lady sound like fragrance collections, but they are actually two great new watch lines introduced by Piaget at SIHH in Geneva.

    The Christophe Claret Maestro Mamba slithers on to the scene

    16. February 2018 - 18:00

    Over the past few years, we’ve seen watches that commemorate nature in some form or fashion.  This could be from artistic interpretations (say,...

    Hublot Unveils Classic Fusion Chronograph Special Edition ‘Jose...

    16. February 2018 - 15:00

    A special Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph fit for the Toronto Blue Jays veteran. The article Hublot Unveils Classic Fusion Chronograph Special Edition...

    Introducing the AVI-8 Flyboy Centenary 1940

    16. February 2018 - 14:00

    When last we covered AVI-8 (you know, just yesterday) we were introducing you to their new Centenary collection, which is focused in on historical...