Tag Archives: Limited Edition Watches

7 “Tribute to the Military” Watches

Wristwatches have long been useful tools in military life, and over the years various watch brands have created special timepieces to honor certain branches of the armed forces and those that support them. Here we re-present our updated list of seven “Tribute to the Military” watches. IWC Schaffhausen, a watch brand with deep roots in… Read More »

Zenith Academy Georges Favre-Jacot Celebrates the Brand’s 150th Anniversary

In 1865, 22-year-old Georges Favre-Jacot founded his watch manufacture in Le Locle, giving birth to the watch brand we know today as Zenith. To mark Zenith’s 150th anniversary in 2014, the brand launched the Academy Georges Favre-Jacot, a limited-edition timepiece featuring a rare and ancient complication. A special occasion deserves a special timepiece, and Zenith… Read More »

Vintage Eye for the Perpetual Calendar: Audemars Piguet Royal Oak

About a year ago, I began writing the “Vintage Eye for theModern Guy” series in an effort to spotlight some of the historical influences behind many of the world’s most popular watches. My subjects have ranged from complete re-creations of vintage models by some brands to contemporary re-interpretations by others; we have covered the good,… Read More »