It’s always disappointing when your favourite timepiece stops working. Not as disappointing as finding out it can’t be repaired at all though. If your watch stops working, the best thing you can do is get it to a horologist as soon as possible. Wearing the watch once it stops working can cause further damage, so […]
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It’s not uncommon for a watch to suddenly stop working and there are several reasons why this might happen. Sometimes, it’s something as simple as a flat battery that needs replacing. Other times, a watch stops working because there’s a problem with the internal mechanism. Let’s look at some of the main reasons why people […]
No matter what you’re investing in, there will be some degree of risk. Whether you’re investing in bonds or tangible objects such as a watch, it’s the risk that makes investing so lucrative. Watches are a form of art on your wrist, but by purchasing the right brand and model, your timepiece can also be […]
Whether you’re designing an engagement ring or simply want a beautiful piece of jewellery for yourself, choosing a diamond shape is going to be a part of the process. The shape is a key part of the design and while some shapes are more modern than others, the shape you choose is mostly dependent on […]
The right kind of watch kept in a good condition can end up with a high price tag over time. This is not to say that you should only invest to sell though – owning a unique or vintage watch can be priceless. If you do want to go the route of investing in a […]
When a watch is first purchased, it’s usually adjusted to fit the wrist of the owner. However, if the owner changes, the links are damaged or the wearer gains or loses weight, the bracelet needs to be adjusted again. Links can actually be damaged by wearing your watch too tightly to begin with. When a […]
Most jewellery that has a back story is a custom design. If you’re considering gifting someone with a custom piece that’s unique and can carry its own story from generation to generation, there are a few things to keep in mind. Engagement rings are one of the most common custom designs and incorporate a mix […]
If you are an avid watch collector or even if you just have a prized Tag Heuer or Omega, storing your timepieces safely is essential, especially when you go away on holiday or on business. Here are three top tips for safely storing your watch collection. Bank Deposit Box Perhaps the safest place to store […]
Buying jewellery as a gift is a beautiful way to show someone special how much they mean to you. The great thing about a watch is that it’s a practical and stylish way to dress up any outfit, and can be worn from day to night. Many people who buy watches as gifts want to […]
There’s nothing quite like a good watch. Not only is it the most convenient way to keep track of time with a simple flick of the wrist, but there’s something reassuring about the look and feel of a good quality timepiece. It’s an accessory that gives an edge to every outfit and provides a legacy […]