​The Psychology of Wearing Counterfeit Watches

​The Psychology of Wearing Counterfeit Watches

Posted by Brian Friedrichs On 2nd Apr 2018
Counterfeit luxury items have been around for virtually as long as the authentic item itself, fine Swiss watches included. It is estimated that 40 million counterfeit watches a year are sold with a ne …
           The Intriguing Art Of Enamel Dials

The Intriguing Art Of Enamel Dials

Posted by Brian Friedrichs On 5th Mar 2018
 Vitreous enamel, also called porcelain enamel is a material made by fusing powdered glass to a substrate by firing, usually between 750 and 850 degrees celsius (1380 and 1560 degrees fahrenheit) …

Are You Minding Your Watches?

Posted by Brian Friedrichs On 19th Feb 2018 In watch service tips
Mechanical watches at least in my assumption are one of the wonders of the world, considering when they were first conceived, and how little, the very basics of their time telling prowess have changed …
​What’s So Great About Patek Philippe?

​What’s So Great About Patek Philippe?

Posted by Brian Friedrichs On 11th Jan 2018
There was a time when my very own mind, more than once, I might add, uttered that very thought. It was like the proverbial devil sitting on my shoulder trying his best to discredit the horological sup …