Spotlight - Richemont Group
20 March, 2019
Spotlight - Richemont Group<
Richemont - Holding All The Cards? Richemont boasts some of the most desirable watch brands in the world. Building up a portfolio like this takes time but they have grown into one of the... Read Full Article >
The Most Complicated Wristwatches in The World
14 March, 2019
The Most Complicated Wristwatches in The World<
When Complications Become a Sport In the watch-verse, a complication is a function designed to enrich or simplify the life of the wearer. An example of a well-known complication is a... Read Full Article >
Baselworld Guide
09 March, 2019
Baselworld Guide <
Baselworld - Home of Luxury Watches and Jewellery For over 100 years, Baselworld has been showcasing the latest trends and designs in the world of watchmaking and jewellery. It attracts some of... Read Full Article >
Why do Luxury Brands Destroy their Own Products?
17 February, 2019
Why do Luxury Brands Destroy their Own Products? <
The Cost of Brand Equity In our previous article: Fighting Against Ubiquity, we explored the methods luxury companies use to protect their long-term brand equity. They can range... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Rolex
14 February, 2019
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Rolex<
Rolex - Pushing Boundaries Sometimes brands don't need to advertise because they are spoken about so much that we do all the work for them! Companies with this superpower include Gucci, Louis... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Chopard
25 January, 2019
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Chopard<
Chopard - Diamonds Are Forever? Chopard is renowned for combining luxury with tradition. To celebrate Chinese New Year, they created the Urushi Year of the Pig. It's a watch which... Read Full Article >
SIHH (The Salon International De La Haute Horlogerie)
04 January, 2019
SIHH (The Salon International De La Haute Horlogerie)<
What is The Salon International De La Haute Horlogerie? The Salon International De La Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) is one of the jewels of the watchmaking calendar. The 2018 international event took... Read Full Article >
The Superocean Héritage II - A Breitling and Outerknown Story
04 December, 2018
The Superocean Héritage II - A Breitling and Outerknown Story<
Global Ocean Waste Problem The threat of ocean waste is impossible to ignore. Greenpeace found that around 12m tons of plastic ends up in the sea each year! A truly... Read Full Article >
Rolex Watches That Broke Records
14 November, 2018
Rolex Watches That Broke Records<
What Makes a Watch Collectable? The vintage watch market got rocked last year when Paul Newman’s Daytona sold for a record $17.75m. The reason why it achieved such a feat lies in the three... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Baume & Mercier
05 November, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Baume & Mercier<
Baume & Mercier - Only Accept Perfection With a no-nonsense approach to quality and perfection, Baume & Mercier have been honouring this promise since 1830. Setting records in... Read Full Article >
Rare John Player Special Daytona in Auction
18 October, 2018
Rare John Player Special Daytona in Auction<
Iconic Daytona in Auction A 14k Gold Rolex Daytona is heading into auction but this is no ordinary Rolex Daytona, it's the John Player Special WITH a Paul Newman dial. So, the Rolex Daytona... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Hublot
13 October, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Hublot<
Hublot – You Don’t Have to Follow The Rules Compared to other watchmakers, Hublot can be considered in their infancy. However, they are already rubbing shoulders with the established... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Tudor
30 September, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Tudor<
Tudor Watches - Who Needs a Rolex? Obtaining a lifetime customer is difficult these days. With customer service the difference between a returning or lost customer, brands are starting to... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Cartier
20 September, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Cartier<
Cartier - The Pursuit of Perfection Cartier is the namesake of Louis-François Cartier, a master jeweller who founded the company in 1847.  Their reputation for luxury caught the... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: A. Lange & Söhne
16 September, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: A. Lange & Söhne<
A. Lange & Söhne - Rebirth of a Leader. A. Lange & Söhne has a fascinating story.  For nearly a quarter of their 200-year history, they were nothing more than a... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Patek Philippe
09 September, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Patek Philippe<
The Story of Patek Philippe  Patek Philippe will be celebrating their 180th birthday in 2019. Their story boasts milestones and achievements which is a testament to their goal to... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Tag Heuer
03 September, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Tag Heuer<
Tag Heuer - Over 150 Years of innovation Tag Heuer started life as Uhrenmanufaktur Heuer AG when their founder Edouard Heuer opened his first workshop in 1860. The inspiration behind... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Omega
27 August, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Omega<
The History of Omega Omega is the name of the last letter of the Greek alphabet and used in other areas such as science, religion and astrology. Although, in watchmaking, they are one of the... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Breitling
23 August, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Breitling<
The History of Breitling Welcome to exploring the history of another luxury watchmaker, Beitling. So far, we have explored the fantastic story of Rolex and how their founder endeavoured to realise... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: MontBlanc
18 August, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: MontBlanc<
Luxury Watchmaking Series - Montblanc Established watchmakers such as Omega and Rolex started their story 100 years ago. Vacheron Constantin? 250. Their stories pushed watchmaking to heights... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Jaeger-LeCoultre
02 August, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Jaeger-LeCoultre<
The History of Jaeger-LeCoultre From their inception in 1833, Jaeger-LeCoultre has continued to set new heights in watchmaking. How? They have been developing timepieces known for their precision... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Vacheron Constantin
27 July, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Vacheron Constantin<
The History of Vacheron Constantin  I've been trying to think of an analogy to describe the length of time Vacheron Constantin has been operating for. Usually, when looking for... Read Full Article >
How Do Rolex Watches Get Nicknames?
20 July, 2018
How Do Rolex Watches Get Nicknames?<
The Story Behind Rolex Watch Nicknames What’s your favourite Rolex? One circulating the office is the devastatingly elegant Daytona in Everose Gold. The use of IF-graded coloured... Read Full Article >
Record Sale for Omega belonging to Elvis
14 July, 2018
Record Sale for Omega belonging to Elvis  <
The Midas Touch - Celebrities and Auction Records How does a watch blow up in value when it's formerly owned by Royalty? Not Royalty like Queen Elizabeth II but acting, music, racing or even... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Panerai
31 May, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Panerai<
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: Officine Panerai Panerai has blended Italian design and precision watchmaking for over 100 years. In this time, they have been able to revolutionise watchmaking... Read Full Article >
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: IWC
24 May, 2018
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight: IWC<
Luxury Watchmaking Spotlight – IWC Schaffhausen Along the River Rhine in a petite little town called Schaffhausen, you'll find the luxury watchmaker IWC (International Watch Co.)... Read Full Article >
Fighting Against Ubiquity
23 May, 2018
Fighting Against Ubiquity<
Burberry Destroy £28m Worth of Stock Burberry caused a bit of a storm when news of their destruction of £28m worth of stock found its way on the internet. They were slammed, ridiculed... Read Full Article >
The 10 Watches which Changed IWC
22 May, 2018
The 10 Watches which Changed IWC<
Top 10 Watches which Changed IWC In our countdown article, we pick out the 10 watches which helped IWC become one of the finest luxury watchmakers in the world. Now part of the Richemont group... Read Full Article >
Review: Rolex Rainbow Daytona in Everose Gold
01 May, 2018
Review: Rolex Rainbow Daytona in Everose Gold<
Rolex Unveils Everose Gold Daytona The newest edition of the Rainbow Daytona family is soon to be upon us with some noticeable differences to its siblings. First released in 2012, the... Read Full Article >
What is the Most Expensive Watch in the World?
06 April, 2018
What is the Most Expensive Watch in the World?<
Meet the World's Most Expensive Watch Read time 5-6 mins The most expensive watch in the world was created in 2014 by Graff Diamonds. It features 110 carats and more colours than what you... Read Full Article >
The Most Expensive Watches Sold in Auction - 2017
05 April, 2018
The Most Expensive Watches Sold in Auction - 2017<
Biggest Watch Sales at Auction in 2017 Read time 9-10 mins Last year was a record year for watches. The highlight of the year belonged to Rolex. The story starts with how a watch... Read Full Article >
Watches to Look Out for in 2018 - Part 2
28 March, 2018
Watches to Look Out for in 2018 - Part 2<
Watches to Look Out for in 2018 - Part 2 Read time 9-10 mins Part 2 has arrived! This part of the series looks further into the world of watches and we have outlined even more from different... Read Full Article >
Watches to Look Out for in 2018 - Part 1
25 March, 2018
Watches to Look Out for in 2018 - Part 1 <
Watches to Look for in 2018 - Part 1 Read time 7-8 mins William George & Co. invite you to our series which explores the watches to look out for this year. We have looked at watches from... Read Full Article >
£69 Rolex sells for a massive £140,000
03 November, 2016
£69 Rolex sells for a massive £140,000<
Rolex Submariner Smashes Estimate Read time 2-3 mins A rare Rolex Submariner has just sold for a whopping £140,000 but it would’ve been worth just a fraction of that price if... Read Full Article >