BaselWorld 2013

For any fan of the luxury watch world, there is one event each year that sticks out like a sore thumb and that event is BaselWorld. It serves as an opportunity for the world’s biggest and best watchmakers to showcase the timepieces that they have got in store over the next few months.

It is more than safe to say that this year’s BaselWorld event didn’t disappoint and there was an unprecedented amount of jaw-dropping timepieces on show. We have exclusive images from the event courtesy of luxury watch retailers, The Watch Gallery – so, sit back and enjoy the action below.    [Read more…]

Everything You Wanted to Know About Luxury Watches (But Were Afraid to Ask)

Luxury watches are centuries old and rightly position themselves as one of the most important status symbols for men and it is easy to see why many men will align themselves with certain watchmaking brands because they reflect their own sense of style and tastes. But before we can talk about the different brands that make up the highly competitive world of high end watches, such as Baume & Mercier, Breitling, IWC, TAG Heuer and Rolex, it is important to get to grips with luxury watches themselves – understand what makes them tick, literally and metaphorically.

So, let’s get this started, let’s delve into luxury watches and discover all the aspects of their creation and workings that you may always have wanted to know but were too afraid to ask. [Read more…]