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


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


Rolex has finally moved to end the years-old practice of its authorised Singapore retailers charging customers a premium for the hot Rolex models. The move by the Swiss luxury replica watch-maker came about as the premiums charged for its Rolex Cosmograph Daytona sports watch hit new highs. The Business Times understands that Rolex recently sent… Read More


When it comes to GMT Master’s none are as desirable as the ref. 6542, the very first Rolex ever issued of this model. Designed to be the watch of choice for Pan-Am pilots, the GMT Master became the benchmark when it comes to two-timezone replica watches. A title that it still as true today as… Read More


Recently, it seems the name of George Bamford—the visionary force behind Bamford Watch Department and most recently Bamford Auto Department—is surfacing in more places than ever. While some replica watch-collecting purists take issue with his work due to the fact that he is altering classic timepieces from Rolex, Patek Philippe, and Audemars Piguet (among others),… Read More


For decades the Rolex Datejust has been the watch of choice of people who wanted a robust, reliable and precise timepiece that did not compromise when it came to luxury, craftsmanship, and individual taste. The Datejust has been all of this since its conception in 1945, the year that Rolex replica celebrated its 40th anniversary.… Read More


Brian Duffy, CEO of watch and jewellery retailers Aurum, explains his enduring fondness for Rolex My first luxury watch was a Rolex steel Datejust (pictured below). I used to guard it, as I thought it was very delicate and precious, but I soon realised it was virtually indestructible. There was nothing you couldn’t do while… Read More