Fashionably Late: Marcus and His Panerai Sub

Most people cut back on Starbucks to save up for something they want. For Marcus, it wasn’t lattes that were the problem, it was all those designer labels he thought he couldn’t live without. Time and time again he bought clothes as a way of compensating – subconsciously – for the missing watch in his wardrobe…

Winning Bid: Leslie Hindman Fine Timepieces

Over the past three years Leslie Hindman has grown the fine timepieces arm of their business by separating watches from their jewelry sales. Traditionally they hold two Fine Timepiece auctions a year. The response to timepieces-only auctions, from both existing and new clients, has been overwhelming. So much so that this year they’re having a third sale, which is happening next week, on Monday December 7th.

Ciao Bella: Kevin’s Mare Nostrum

When I wrap-up an interview with a collector, I almost always find myself wanting the watch we just talked about – or at least something from the brand. The timepieces are fantastic enough in their own right to get my attention – Patek Philippe Nautilus, DOXA SUB 300T – but it’s the collector’s enthusiasm for…

All That Glitters IS Gold: Saul’s Big Pilot’s Watch

Most watch lovers would be seriously tempted to trade day jobs with Saul. He works at a prominent watch boutique and spends his day doing what he loves: Educating people about watches. From the very-second a customer walks through the door, his friendly approach and vast knowledge of watches earns their trust – and most…