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Three-Watch Collection Under $5,000: Mark’s Picks

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A few weeks back, we kicked off a series with the following prompt: if you …
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@vintagediver’s Top Ten Vintage Seikos (Part 1)

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Not too long ago, I decided to do a rundown of my top ten favorite vintage watches on Instagram. As most collectors would agree, it …
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World of Watches 2 Hosts Singapore’s First-Ever Grand Seiko Event Featuring Master Watchmaker Satoshi Hiraga

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A first-ever Grand Seiko event of its kind in Singapore—a well-regarded hotspot for watch aficionados—was recently hosted by Grand Seiko authorized retailer World of Watches …
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Introducing the Limited Edition Grand Seiko SBGJ021 Hi-Beat GMT

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Grand Seiko, it seems, never fails to impress. Since 1960, the Japanese firm has been producing truly world-class movements, cases, and dials at a fraction …
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8 Quartz Watches Worthy of Your Attention

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Quartz watches tend to get a bad wrap, and often it’s for good reason. It’s hard for most watch lovers to dissociate the image of …

The Art of Time: Taro Tanaka and Seiko’s “Grammar of Design”

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Welcome to the second installment of “The Art of Time,” w&w’s ongoing series exploring iconic designers within the watch world. Last time, we discussed the …

History of Chronometers Pt. 4: In-House and Beyond COSC

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Since 1972, the Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres, or COSC, has been the official Swiss regulatory body for chronometers, providing testing and certifications to much …
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Seiko Introduces Two Very Different Vintage Inspired Pieces

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We can hardly hide our enthusiasm for Seiko watches, as is evident in our abundance of articles over the last few years. So, naturally, getting …
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Affordable Vintage: 1970 Grand Seiko 61GS 6145-8000

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While Seiko is probably best known for their dive watches, they are also masters of …