Vintage Watch Blog

Over the years we have published a number of articles to assist collectors and enthusiasts to get the best out of vintage watch ownership.

American vintage watches 1945-1955
Jul 27, 2017 9:19 pm
Watchmaking was all about function during WWII with most of the output from the major watc...
Are all the parts on this watch original?
Jul 27, 2017 8:52 pm
We get asked this one quite a lot.  Originality of a watch is often a concern for collect...
How to spot a fake vintage Omega
Jul 27, 2017 7:55 pm
A quick visit around our favourite auction site today, revealed a selection of very dubiou...
Help! Why doesn't my watch work?
Feb 8, 2017 3:41 pm
Occasionally we receive emails  from concerned customers who, after receiving their new w...
Swiss Protection Racket
Dec 4, 2015 6:02 pm
As some of you may know, the Swatch Group has decided in their monopolistic wisdom to foll...
Does this watch come with owner or service history?
Jul 28, 2015 6:13 pm
This question gets asked a lot as many people try and equate the process of buying a vinta...