"One of The Most Popular Vintage Watch Stores in America"
(323) 653-0467

Bring a Loupe

A Breitling Navitimer Ref. 806 AOPA, A De Bethune DB28 Titanium, And A Tudor Submariner Ref. 7928 This week’s round-up of vintage watches from around the world. Isaac Wingold-OrginalSource This week’s

Continue Reading…

The State of the Vintage Watch Market

September 28, 2018  |   By J. W. Sotak  |  Photo by Christies Friday, Sep 28, 2018 ORIGINAL SOURCE GEARPATROL   Note: J.W. Sotak, Gear Patrol’s Content Director, Gear Patrol Store, was previously the

Continue Reading…

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

Continue Reading…

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

Continue Reading…


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

Continue Reading…

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

Continue Reading…

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,

Continue Reading…

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

View video from original source 

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

Continue Reading…

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

Continue Reading…

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

Continue Reading…

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

Continue Reading…

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

Continue Reading…

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

Continue Reading…