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The Tudor Black Bay 36 – The Best Rolex Explorer Alternative?

May 20, 2022

The Rolex Explorer is of course one of the most iconic and desirable watches you can buy today. Since its release in 1953, the Explorer has proven to be...

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A Look At Quality Leather Watch Rolls From Mayfair Watch

As watch collectors, we often get so wrapped up in the watches themselves that we forget to pay attention to how best to store them. But given how much...

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May 12, 2022

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Watch It All About has become 12&60

To the dear readers of Watch It All About: You may have noticed something pretty major around here: Watch It All About is no more. Herein lies a pretty...

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May 2, 2022

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Christopher Ward C63 Sealander Elite – A Watch That Won’t Weigh You Down

I’ve been a big fan of Christopher Ward for a few years now. The British brand was founded in 2004, and since its inception, its focus has always been...

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April 28, 2022

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CODE41 Launch Edition 6 Of Their Impressive X41 Watch

If ever there was a brand that excels at out of the box thinking it’s CODE41. The brand has a unique design language that’s instantly recognisable, and with the...

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April 25, 2022

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The Tudor Black Bay Pro – Is It Just An Explorer II Homage?

Of all the new releases of 2022, the Tudor Black Bay Pro is one of the most interesting. Whilst it was obvious that Tudor would expand the Black Bay...

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April 20, 2022

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The Rolex Explorer 124270 – Is It The Perfect Watch?

It’s somewhat ironic that though Rolex has a plethora of sports models in its current catalogue, one of its most sought-after and revered models is the humble Explorer. I...

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April 12, 2022

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Mercedes hands: a brief history

Were you like me and thought “Mercedes” hands were named so because of the logo of the car manufacturer? Well, we’re wrong. It’s actually a nod to the famous...

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December 13, 2021

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WatchPro Salon 2021 Experience

On Saturday 13th November, I took the 50-minute train from Rugby station to London Euston. 15 minutes and 4 underground stops later, I arrived at my destination, like an...

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November 17, 2021

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Scottish Watches Celebrates 300 Episodes!

If you’ve not heard of Scottish Watches before and claim you’re an avid watch enthusiast, then where have you been? Launched in early 2019, The Scottish Watches Podcast began as...

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October 14, 2021

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Ultimate guide: buying vintage / used watches on Chrono24

This is my late grandfather’s Baume. It was handed down to my late father, who in turn passed it on to me. It’s nothing particularly special – you may...

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September 3, 2021

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Breitling B01 Navitimer: An Owner’s Perspective

Editors note: When I started my new job in May 2021, I couldn’t help but notice the director was donning a gorgeous blue Breitling. This is his story behind...

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August 13, 2021

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Why do watch brands discontinue models?

The Melbourne Watch Co Avalon is a beautiful timepiece. It’s got so much going for it: first of all, a fantastic movement – the Sellita SW200-1. An intricate dial...

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