A collective Internet gasp went up yesterday when, once again, the Apple Watch beat most major watch companies in terms of revenue. It’s not surprising not that the Apple Watch outsold replica Rolex and Omega and other luxury watch makers. What is surprising is that fake Rolex and Omega are still fighting this losing battle.… Read More


Maybe you missed out on Jimi Hendrix’s “Woodstock” Stratocaster, which sold for a reported $US1.3 million in 1993. Perhaps you were too slow to raise the paddle for the prototype Apple 1 computer, thought to be Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak’s first, which fetched $US815,000 last year. Luckily, you still have a crack at Paul… Read More


“Vintage Rolex is my focus,” Timothy Yong said. “I track every auction.” Mr. Yong, 33, has five rows of timepieces in a glass display case spanning one wall of an upstairs room in his home here. Also filling the space: shelves of vintage whiskeys, neatly stacked boxes of shoes and two long racks of business… Read More


Millennials, the thinking goes, are insatiable hedonists who live only to drown in an awesome wave of experiences. For this generation, there are no favorite flavors; just new ones. There are no neighborhood haunts; only the latest hottest restaurant pushed to phones via Yelp. Movies are streamed while hotel rooms, hip lofts, cars, private jets,… Read More


  Among vintage collectors, certain timepieces are known as holy grail watches. They’re the ones that inspire bidding frenzies and, subsequently, bragging rights. So far, nothing tops a stainless-steel Patek Philippe that sold for $11.1 million at Phillips auction house in November. Patek produced only 281 of these 1941 wristwatches, mostly in gold; only four… Read More


Keeping with the aviation theme from last week’s article on the Stowa Flieger Klassik 40 Baumuster B, we come to this week’s featured timepiece: the Swiss Rolex Air-King. This series is one of the longest-running production models within Rolex’s modern lineup, with only the iconic Datejust and the original Oyster Perpetual rivaling it for longevity.… Read More


The Sub is a classic for a reason, but it isn’t the only undersea timepiece available A chunky dive watch has long been a symbol of the rugged Alpha male. Nearly 20 years after the introduction of the likes of the Radiomir (see below), submersible timepieces began to grow in popularity when undersea exploration broke… Read More


Rebecca Doulton talks to Paul Altieri, America’s King of swiss Rolex, to find out the secrets behind the success of his online watch emporium, Bob’s Watches. The first thing to clear up is that Paul Altieri of Bob’s Watches is not Bob of Bob’s Watches or remotely related to Bob. Altieri acquired Bob Thompson’s domain… Read More


Everyone knows that there is no other brand that has the same kind of power and recognition as swiss Rolex. And while Rolex (as well as many other brands) have begun to dig deeper into the world of women’s replica watches, there’s just something so special about the way a full-size Rolex sports model works… Read More


Just in time for Mother’s Day, what could be better than a classic vintage Cartier or Rolex replica watch with a colorful, California twist? LaCalifornienne is a new line of men’s and women’s replica watches by Los Angeles-based husband-and-wife team Courtney Ormond, a former wardrobe stylist, and Leszek Garwacki, a longtime watch collector and former… Read More