25 Books Every man should read

Enchiridion of Epictetus The Enchiridion or Manual of Epictetus is a short manual of Stoic ethical advice compiled by Arrian, a 2nd-century disciple of the Greek philosopher Epictetus.   As a Man Thinketh Thoughts are things. We are what we repeatedly think about.  Learn to first create in your mind the life that you want, … Read more25 Books Every man should read

15 watches featured in movies

Movie Watches of All Time I find Rolex, Seiko, Omega, Casio & Hamilton are the popular choice of Art Directors. Lets check out some of the iconic watches featured in movies.   Rolex Date Just:American Psycho   Rolex Day Date: Glengarry Glen Ross   Omega Constellation: Scarface   Jaeger Le-Coultre Reverso:    Heur Monaco: Le Mans … Read more15 watches featured in movies

25 Independent Watch Makers

1. Andreas Strehler – An independent Swiss watchmaker who began restoring clocks and antique watches in 1995. In 2014, Andreas Strehler became a Guinness world record holder by building the most precise moon phase indication in a wristwatch. 2. Antoine Preziuso – Based in Geneva, Switzerland, Antoine Preziuso creates original, highly complicated watches. While some watches are commissioned by luxury watch brands, … Read more25 Independent Watch Makers

Gerald Genta- The Godfather of Watches

Throughout his career, legendary watch designer Gerald Genta (1931-2011) created some of the most iconic models in the watch world, working with brands from Omegato Audemars Piguet and IWC and eventually establishing an independent brand (now absorbed into Bulgari, one of his other clients) making watches under his own name. It is a testament to the influence of his designs that his … Read moreGerald Genta- The Godfather of Watches