Among the Swiss luxury brands, Rado has always been recognised as a pioneer, never shying away from following the latest design tendencies, even taking on the role of a trendsetter. This year again, Rado continues their collaboration with trend forecaster Lidewij Edelkoort, resulting in the Portraits of Time, a photography project presenting Rado’s latest collection […]

It’s Baselworld week, finally, we can discover all the new models coming out in the next year from all the major watch brands. We will start with Hamilton that has a very interesting lineup this year, including a few completely new models, a new movement, new colours for existing models and a re-edition of a […]

Lately, I have been helping a few friends search for their first “good” timepiece. This has prompted me to reflect upon my own passion for watches and what they mean to me. Adam pours his time, energy, sweat and blood into WatchPaper. Why? You may have seen Ashton’s story on restoring a vintage movement, why […]

Today we will be tackling the restoration of a beautiful Universal Geneve Medico Compax. This watch is powered by the Universal Geneve 285, a solid piece of engineering, including an eight-column pillar wheel design, two button operation and compax design. The movement looked to be in fairly respectable shape, however, there were a few rusty […]

Let’s start by discussing all the things you DON’T get with a Linde Werdelin. In other words, these are all the reasons why a serious watch collector might NOT want add a Linde Werdelin to their collection. For starters, LW is a young brand with no decades-long history of fine watchmaking. In fact, Linde Werdelin […]