How to clean a mechanical watch

Like any watch lover, you must know how to clean a mechanical watch. Those precious babies must be taken care of! This week, we’ve compiled a few tips to  help you carefully clean-up your watches and don’t forget that cleaning your timepiece is important for their style and their longevity.

How does a chronograph work ?

Breitling Top Time Chronograph

Between all mechanical watches out there, chronograph are among the most famous and desired ones. Chronograph watches (do not mix them up with chronometer!) can measure time intervals. Thanks to either innovative levers or column wheel systems, the watch can measure time on demand. While the watch still display hours, minutes and seconds, the mechanism will … [Read more…]

How and when to wind mechanical watches?

You’ve just bought a new watch and you’re wondering how and when to wind it up? You’ve come to the right place: we got you covered with our tips for watch geeks 😉 Winding up watches is different regarding the type of caliber you own: automatic, hand wound or quartz movement. Let’s find out the different actions … [Read more…]