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Bring a Loupe An Affordable Bulova Diver, A Special Rolex Submariner, And A Classic Cartier Santos

This week’s round-up of vintage watches from around the world. Original Source: Isaac Wingold  August 10, 2018 This week, the name of the game is rarity. A wide range of pieces that you just don’t see everyday popped up on the market this week, including a Universal Geneve Film Compax, an

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Book Signing Event With Author of “A Man & His Watch”

Anecdotes, book signing, and conversation with Matt Hranek     Wanna Buy A Watch? is proud to host Matt Hranek, Author of the imminently popular book, “A Man & His Watch.” Please join us for anecdotes, book signing, and conversation on Wednesday, June 13th 7PM-9PM Books will be available for sale and signing. If you

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Josh Zad, chief executive of Alfred Inc., parent of Alfred Coffee & Kitchen and Alfred Tea Room, may have a supersized latte in his hand, but these days his mind is on beer. He met the Business Journal at the new West Hollywood marketing hub for his latest venture, Calidad

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Talking Watches With Aziz Ansari. The Master of None shares a trio of vintage Rolexes purchased at Wanna Buy A Watch?


‘Suicide Squad’ Star Joel Kinnaman on the Vintage Rolexes He’s Loved and Lost

8:00 AM PST 11/17/2017 by Degen Pener Photographed by Eric Michael Roy Joel Kinnaman – original source   The Netflix regular, who appears next in the streamer’s sci-fi series ‘Altered Carbon,’ talks with THR about his tendency to misplace personal timepieces (“I forget everything except my lines”) and venturing into

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Pre-Holiday Exhibition Of Fine and Rare Watches – Cocktail Party

Wanna Buy A Watch? Proudly Hosts Analog/Shift For A Pre-Holiday Exhibition Of Fine and Rare Watches.

A Brief History of the Rolex Datejust

Read this great article from our friends at Craft and Tailored Oct 14, 2017 (view original source) First introduced in 1945 as a means to commemorate the company’s 40th anniversary, the Datejust is one of Rolex’s oldest lines of watches that still remain in production today. While much of the

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Aziz Ansari Tells the Cool Story Behind His Vintage Rolex Watch from WBAW?

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Ken gives Giorgia Mondani a tour of Wanna Buy A Watch?

Take a look at this video from Giorgia Mondani. You will fall in love with our gorgeous pieces! Who can resist chocolate? Chocolate Dial Sport Rolex, that is. We have Vintage Chronographs, Dive watches, Vintage Rolex, Vintage Tudor, Rolex Gold Presidents, Omega, Breitling and so much more… There’s an abundance

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Talking Watches With Alton Brown

Check our Instagram page for pictures of Alton Brown at Wanna Buy A Watch? You asked for it, we delivered. Let’s talk some watches with the man himself. Benjamin Clymer July 17, 2017 Play From Original Source One thing watch guys are not, is reserved about their opinions. And one

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A Watch Nerd’s Shortlist The Best Vintage Watches to Collect (According to Experts)

By Andrew Connor Photo by Henry Phillips In the past year, the vintage watch market has seen “unprecedented interest,” with newbies flocking to vintage shops and online auctions in an attempt to grow their burgeoning collections. And the market is vast — there are thousands of different references out there

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Talking Watches With Spike Feresten

If you know comedy or cars, you know Spike Feresten. Spike has been a mainstay of the American comedy scene for upwards of two decades, including SNL and Seinfeld. Benjamin Clymer December 7, 2016   Play from Original Source If you know comedy or if you know cars, you know

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How to Buy a Vintage Watch (and Not Get Fleeced)

On Time By  ALEX WILLIAMS SEPT. 6, 2016 NEW YORK TIMES ONLINE. Continue reading the main story Eric Wind, the senior watch specialist at Christie’s New York. CreditAndre D. Wagner for The New York Times  These days, vintage watches are hot enough that some aficionados treat their collections like 401(k) accounts: a great

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Longines Conquest Squaw Valley California Winter Olympics circa 1960

Previously undocumented Longines Conquest ref 9006 with a colorful enameled case back Olympics logo referencing  the 1960 winter Olympics in Squaw Valley, California. This is a great example of the classic Longines Conquest, a rival to the Omega Constellation of the era. Featuring a 35.5 X 42 mm robust design case

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 JEFFREY KATZENBERG’S VINTAGE ROLEX, BEN AFFLECK’S PATEK PHILIPPE: HOLLYWOOD’S MAD FOR VINTAGE From the Archives 10:00 AM PST 11/20/2012 by Carole Dixon Paul Newman wearing a Rolex Daytona while filming 1969’s “Winning;” Roger Moore with Gloria Hendry and a Rolex Oyster in 1973’s “Live and Let Die.” Courtesy Everett Collection Classic watches

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Los Angeles Times: Time and Again: The Newest Trend in Timepieces Is the Watch With a Past

From the Archives: September 24, 1989|IDELLE DAVIDSON | Idelle Davidson is a Los Angeles-based writer THERE WAS NO QUESTION the collector knew what he wanted. He scanned the store’s inventory of vintage wristwatches before stopping at a rectangular, white-gold-filled Elgin, circa 1935, with stairstep ridges around its case. “Look at this,” he

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