A week with the Tudor Black Bay GMT
Author: Nils Rau - July 11. 2019
The Tudor Black Bay GMT caused a sensation at Baselworld 2018 and is still one of Tudor's most coveted models. I wore the watch for a week and am thrilled by the casualness of the Black Bay GMT. Read ahead to find out my experiences.
Homage to a wristwatch: Rolex Datejust
Author: Caroline Metz - February 05. 2019
Beautiful, simple and perfect in form. An interplay of white gold and steel, a hybrid of function and luxury. Whether for special moments or surviving harsh conditions, fascinating durability is an understatement. The Datejust is the first classic by Rolex and remains a masterpiece to this day.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Who cares about winners or losers? It's all about the wrists of Lingard, Messi and Neymar and their luxury watches!
Author: Hina Khan - June 05. 2018
It’s that time where the quadrennial international football tournament will grace our screens once again. Have you ever wondered what your favourite football superstars flash on their wrists? Elite athletes have no time for second best, this proves true even to the the watches they wear. Rolex Daytona? Hublot Big Bang? No big deal. Discover many more exquisite timepieces worn by football players who will be representing their home countries in this years Fifa World Cup!
What are the top 5 military watches for the modern gentleman?
Author: Nils Rau - October 06. 2017
Military watches are extremely popular: Designed for use in harsh environments, they must be particularly reliable and easy to read. But this is not the only reason that military timepieces are sought after, as genuine timepieces, they radiate a great deal of authenticity. Military watches are also special, far from the tool-watch character and excellent for everyday wear. It is certain that the necessity of military warfare in the nineteenth century could have carried the habit of wearing watches on the wrist. Read on to learn more about the impressive history and top five models of military watches.
Time and power: From Dwight D. Eisenhower to Vladimir Putin – the watches of world leaders
Author: Nils Rau - September 18. 2017
Have you ever wondered what watches the elite wear? There are few sectors more connected than the world of politics and with that comes a lot of noteworthy wrist candy. In recent times, some consider it taboo for leaders of nations to wear fine timepieces, however, there are several politicians who sport iconic models nonetheless. Our latest article lets you in on the watches of world politicians, all of which range from under £100 to well over the £40,00 mark.
Watches for the summer: The most beautiful models where the accent is on colour
Author: Rick Smee - August 28. 2017
As the seasons change, and your winter wardrobe has been put away, the hues of winter have given way to more colourful shades. We know, summer is upon us. This changing of the seasons is reflected in the watch industry, as the preference becomes one of wearing watches where the accent is on colour. Some watch aficionados choose to add to their collection with a summer timepiece, watches with coloured faces or some other colour-intensive detail.
5 minimalist watches that you should know
Author: Rick Smee - July 05. 2017
If there's one style of timepiece that appeals to watch lovers the world over it is that of the minimalist wristwatch, a watch whose allure is one of extraordinary simplicity. It has become apparent in the last few months, especially following Baselworld 2017, that minimalistic watches are making an impact on the watch market. Here, we have selected the top 5 luxury watches with an understated aesthetic that you should know about.
Who is Nomos Glashütte? A watchmaking brand that should be on your radar
Author: Rick Smee - June 29. 2017
The Glashütte Manufacturer, NOMOS can claim a unique and impressive history. Originally founded in 1906 it was re-established in 1990 following the fall of the Berlin wall. The company has succeeded in establishing itself between the old-established Haute Horlogerie in Glashütte in less than two decades, developing manufacturing 'calibers' with new, innovative complications and even achieving a production depth of 95 percent. Read on to find out more about the Nomos models as we get to know this exceptional brand.
Do watches follow a dress code? Discover the best watches to wear to the office
Author: Rick Smee - June 22. 2017
Finding the right outfit for the office can be a challenge. Choosing a timepiece that complements both one's personality and the office environment can be even more of a challenge. First, and foremost, when choosing a watch for a work environment, any industry or company's internal practices must be observed. By the same token, one wants to feel comfortable in one's own clothing, whilst saying something about your personality and style. Taking into consideration environment and dress code, discover the best models for the office below.
Valentines Day Special 2017
Author: CHRONEXT - February 14. 2017
Discovering a passion for yourself is always something special that can provide you with a lifetime of enjoyment. Often enough, lovers of luxury watches can’t quite put into words or even rationalise their passion. Indeed, there is something about the traditional craftsmanship and the intricate mechanics of fine timepieces that pull on the heartstrings in an indescribable way. In honour of today – Valentine’s Day – we have compiled a list of luxury watches that simply belong together in hopes that you just might share your love for fine timepieces with your loved ones and significant others.
Dandy, unisex, or casual – the influential trends of the upcoming season
Author: CHRONEXT - January 24. 2016
With men’s fashion week kicking off in London, Milan, Paris, and now in Berlin – designers have begun to present the looks that will no doubt be prevalent during the upcoming fall and winter seasons. CHRONEXT happily presents a rundown of the most influential trends thus far and their perfect timepiece equivalents.
From Carrera to Daytona - the best race watches
Author: CHRONEXT - September 05. 2015
Sophisticated technology, meticulous precision, and extreme reliability – the world of racing and the mechanical watch universe share some common denominators. But what is is that makes a watch a "racing watch"? And what are some of the great racing watches out there? We're here to answer your questions.
From Federer to Sharapova – the favourite timepieces of tennis greats
Author: CHRONEXT - September 02. 2015
Yellow balls, blue courts, and eager athletes – this week we turn our attention back to the US open, which is one of the most renowned tennis tournaments in the world. To us, the watches worn by skilled participants during this competition are just as exhilarating as their aces and smashes. Here are the timepieces owned by the world ranking top 5.
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