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The Rolex Explorer 124270 – Is It The Perfect Watch?

April 12, 2022

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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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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July 29, 2021

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5 watches to watch on aliexpress – July 2021

As we all know by now, AliExpress is an online marketplace that sells consumer goods at low prices and within those goods is a lot of great value, brilliant...

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July 15, 2021

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This Article Could Save You £247,500

On the surface the Richard Mille RM 11-03 and the Maurice Lacroix MP6098-SS001-39E don’t have any reason to appear next to each other, apart from in a magazine’s hot...

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July 9, 2021

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Reflection: some of my favourite watch pictures

Over the years, I’ve reviewed hundreds of watches, and along with it took tens of thousands of pictures.  With every review I publish, I try to self reflect on...

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March 6, 2021

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My 5 top watches of 2020

I published 69 watch reviews in 2020 on Watch It All About – and here we take a look at the 5 that stood out the most! — Manufaktur...

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January 22, 2021

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All 69 watch reviews from 2020 ranked

I published 69 watch reviews in 2020 – and here I go back and look over them all and rank them! To view the reviews, use this link to...

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January 19, 2021

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WIAA features on the Watch Gecko “Time to Unwind” podcast!

Last December (2020), I had the pleasure of chatting to James and Tim on the Watch Gecko “Time to Unwind” podcast.  I’ve known James for a very long time,...

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