Tag: sports watches

Jaeger-LeCoultre Deep Sea Vintage Chronograph

In the world of horology, as in other parts of life, not everything has a story. Not every watch revolutionized the industry, and not every movement changed how people told time. But many pieces, no matter their historical significance, have brought joy to their wearers. The Jaeger-LeCoultre Deep Sea Vintage Chronograph is one of these watches. It’s a piece loosely […]

IWC Aquatimer Automatic

Many brands across the world of horology have devoted a great deal of resources and effort into developing new, modern watches with historical flairs. Some brands, such as Omega and Tudor, have developed entire collections from their vintage inspirations; others, like Zodiac and Longines, have worked just as to hard to re-create some of their […]

10 Things About Omega

Omega is among the best-known luxury watch brands on the planet, and certainly the best known off the planet. From NASA to the Olympics to James Bond, not to mention names like Speedmaster, Seamaster and Constellation, the brand has achieved well-deserved rock-star status among watch enthusiasts everywhere. Here are 10 things you should know about […]

Omega Speedmaster Mark II

As many watch enthusiasts are aware, The Omega Speedmaster, originally released in 1957, went on to become the timepiece of choice for racecar drivers, astronauts, and various other adventurous types. But the line did not become iconic overnight: it was through years of tedious research, development, and field-testing that the Speedmaster series foiund its way […]

TAG Heuer Monza

Today on “Vintage Eye,” we’re taking a look at one of the most noteworthy vintage-inspired new releases from BaselWorld 2016. Our subject is a brilliantly honest, modern re-issue of a bold, somewhat iconic, and ultra-collectible watch— the TAG Heuer Monza. Lauda, a rather famous Formula One driver, managed a third place win and helped earn […]