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Watches in Space: Yuri Gagarin

Nothing else in modern history has captured mankind’s imagination like the depths of space. The …
Article / Vintage

Daini Seikosha: The Other Seiko Factory

Seiko is one of the most iconic brands in the watch world, and their incredible catalog of vintage models have captivated collectors for years. It’s …
Article / Interviews

Interview with Spencer Klein – Watchmaker and Seiko Specialist

We here at W&W were recently lucky enough to score an interview with a cornerstone of the vintage Seiko community, Spencer Klein. Not only has …

Watches and F1: Oris and Williams F1

It’s strange how sponsorship pairings just click sometimes. Intentional or no, every once in a while, a team and their sponsor will resemble each other …

Watches and F1: The Schumacher Omega Speedmasters

The Omega Speedmaster is perhaps the greatest icon in the watchmaking world. For over 50 years, the Speedy has been the gold standard by which …

Watches and F1: Tissot Lotus F1

This one’s a bit of an oddball, really. Almost completely forgotten and overlooked by both parties, the Tissot Lotus F1 represents a time when both …

Watches and F1: The TAG Heuer Formula 1

When talking watches and Formula 1, one name comes up again and again- Heuer, or in more recent times TAG Heuer, and this series would …

Watches and F1: Seiko 6138-8039 “John Player Special”

The Seiko 6138 is a model that’s mentioned a lot in watch collecting circles, and for very good reason. While it’s not Seiko’s first automatic …

Watches and F1: The Heuer Jacky Ickx Easy-Rider

editor’s note: I’m excited today to bring you the first article by a new contributor …