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Vintage Spotlight: 1965 Longines Conquest Power Reserve

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Not all watch complications are created equal; some are simply cooler and more useful than …
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The Backyard Breguet: How an Exceedingly Rare Watch Made it to Auction

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Interesting stories to come out of watch auctions are a favorite topic of mine. An auction can tap into so many things that make this …
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eBay Finds: Longines Gold Coronation V, Seiko 6105, Bulova Wrist Alarm, and More

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When it comes to shopping for vintage watches on eBay, it can be a gold mine, but it can also be a minefield. Our very …
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Introducing Decimal, a Font Inspired by the Typography Found on Vintage Watch Dials

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One of the great things about watches as a hobby is the way that people really dig in to hyper specific rabbit holes under the …
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eBay Finds: Bulova “Tank” with a Secret Photo Compartment, Tissot Seastar, and More

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When it comes to shopping for vintage watches on eBay, it can be a gold mine, but it can also be a minefield. Our very …

eBay Finds: Benrus Ultra Deep Super Compressor, Nivada Grenchen Chronoking, and More

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When it comes to shopping for vintage watches on eBay, it can be a gold mine, but it can also be a minefield. Our very …
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Quest for a Coke at the Miami Beach Antique Show

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After trying to clasp the watch around my “gorilla wrist,” I realized it just wasn’t going to go. I told Ali, the person helping me, …
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Not Just Watches: the Joys of Collecting Horological Ephemera

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Collecting vintage watches is fantastic in and of itself, with all manner of brands, models, eras, and styles to choose from and to focus on. …
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Hamilton Electric: the Race to Create the World’s First Battery-Powered Watch

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From time to time, we open Worn & Wound up to fellow enthusiasts, collectors, and …