A lot has changed since I first wrote about “Buying Your First Panerai“. The iconic brand has introduced a whole range of smaller watches, for one thing – with minimal water resistance. And other, more familiar models have been slimmed down. There are bright, colorful straps on some models. There also some new and unusual […]

I think that all of us are looking for a watch that defines us. Or rather, we are seeking the watch that defines what we aspire to be. That last statement certainly explains my behaviour for several years. More recently, I have discussed with Adam the types of watches that represent me as a blogger […]

In August of 1997, I was 19 years old and preparing to enter university. I was also completely obsessed with Formula 1. And my ship had come in. The Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), the governing body of international motorsports such as Formula 1, had just issued me a personnel pass. I had been hired […]

What is it about wearing your watch in the water that is so fascinating? While I am too scared to wear my most expensive watches in the water, I recently bought a Citizen Eco-Drive diver for the specific purpose of wearing in the pool and ocean. And I know guys who wear a watch into […]

Do you remember that scene from The Matrix? The human is meeting an “agent” inside of the matrix and he is eating a very rare steak and drinking a glass of red wine as he sells out his friends on the Nebuchadnezzar. I like that scene because it shows how steak is perceived as a […]