Blog Posts by John H.

Deals

Deals of the Day: 06/23/2021
Posted by John H. on June 23, 2021

Seiko Presage Cocktail Time “Mojito” (SRPE45) – $299 The Seiko Presage collection is known for their gorgeous, eye-catching dials, and the Seiko Presage Cocktail Time “Mojito” (SRPE45) is no exception. It features an intricate, embossed dial pattern reminiscent of a cut-glass cocktail tumbler. If you’re looking to get on the green watch hype train without […]

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Deals

Deals of the Day: 06/16/2021
Posted by John H. on June 16, 2021

Omega Constellation Globemaster (130.30.39.21.03.001) – $3,700 The Omega Constellation Globemaster (130.30.39.21.03.001) is arguably one of Omega’s most versatile pieces, and is the world’s first Master Chronometer. In short, this means the Omega Globemaster runs within the chronometer specifications (0 – +5 seconds per day on average) and is anti-magnetic up to 15,000 gauss. It’s also […]

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Deals

Deals of the Day: 05/26/2021
Posted by John H. on May 26, 2021

Seiko Giugiaro x White Mountaineering (SCED065) – $300 The Seiko x Giugiaro relationship is one of the most notable and distinctive collaborations in the watch world. It all began in 1983 with four “Speed Master” watches, two of which were worn by and subsequently named after the characters “Ellen Ripley” and “Bishop” in the 1986 film Aliens. After […]

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Deals

Deals of the Day: 05/19/2021
Posted by John H. on May 19, 2021

Seiko Yachtman UFO (6138-0011) – $385 The Yachtman is no stranger to vintage Seiko enthusiasts. Its better known as the UFO, due to its flying saucer-shaped case. It is a bruiser of a vintage chronograph measuring in at 44 mm wide and 15 mm tall. Bet you didn’t know that the Yachtman is a frequent […]

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Review

Deals of the Day: 05/12/2021
Posted by John H. on May 12, 2021

Seiko Sportura Kinetic Chronograph (SLQ007) – $1,500 The SLQ007 is one of the most collectible pieces in the Seiko Sportura Collection, and has been nicknamed as the “Jay Leno”, as this was the watch he wore for years on his hit internet show: “Jay Leno’s Garage”. The listing comes with the original papers, but not […]

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Deals

Deals of the Day: 05/05/2021
Posted by John H. on May 05, 2021

Tudor Black Bay 58 Blue (79030) – $3,395 The Black Bay 58 Blue was one of the most hyped watches of 2020, building on the existing BB58 demand while tying in the historically significant Marine Nationale shade of blue. This listing is a close to complete set, and includes the original inner and outer box, warranty […]

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Deals

Deals of the Day: 04/28/2021
Posted by John H. on April 28, 2021

Longines Heritage Sector Dial (L2.828.4.73.0) – $1,375 When Longines first showcased its Heritage Classic with a sector dial back in October of 2019, critics nearly universally praised it, with Hodinkee saying that it was one of the best looking Longines Heritage models to come out in the last few years. This listing comes complete with the watch on […]

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Deals

Deals of the Day: 04/21/2021
Posted by John H. on April 21, 2021

Hamilton Khaki Brigade Quartermaster – $450 This listing is for an extremely rare Hamilton Khaki Brigade Quartermaster 9219, featuring their hooded archer logo. One collector has seen only three of these examples come up for sale in recent years. Brigade Quartermaster was a mail order company founded in 1975 that specialised in hard-to-find military surplus […]

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Review

Deals of the Day: 04/14/2021
Posted by John H. on April 14, 2021

IWC Big Pilot 5009-12 – $6,500 The Big Pilot is unmistakably one of IWC’s most iconic collections, and deservedly so. If you’re still on the fence about adding a Big Pilot to your collection, then Hodinkee’s coverage of John Mayer and his affinity for the Big Pilot will seal the deal. The watch itself is […]

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Deals

Deals of the Week: 04/06/2021
Posted by John H. on April 07, 2021

Seiko Monster SKZ277K1 – $1,900 Seiko Monsters are well known for their collectibility, especially when it comes to limited releases. This Seiko Monster SKZ277K1 was released in 2010, and limited to only 1,881 pieces. The watch itself is in mint condition, and comes with the full set, consisting of the original box, papers, torch, and […]

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Market Assessment

Rolex Hulk Prices Skyrocket $5,000 Overnight (Updated)
Posted by John H. on September 08, 2020

Editor’s note: A month after discontinuation, we provide an update on the market situation now that some time has passed for the initial hype to die down. You can find it at the end of this article. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you would’ve heard of the new suite of watches that Rolex […]

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Opinion

Functionality Over Aesthetics and My Current Collection
Posted by John H. on June 04, 2020

Starting a watch collection can be daunting, especially with manufacturers increasingly raising their prices. However, for that exact reason, I believe starting a watch collection can be seen as not only a hobby but an investment. My interest in watches was piqued in my teens when my father purchased a Timex expedition for me, and […]

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