Over the years, Rolex's approach to selecting the printing color on the dials has been pretty straightforward and aimed at maximum contrast. This is why they use, for example, white printing on the dials of Submariners and Sea-Dwellers, and black on gold dialed Day-Dates. However, in some cases,...
Dancing The Dunes: WatchWorks Haarlem Enters Endurance Racing As Official Timekeeper Of Mode 11 Racing
Early morning. Patches of fog dance over the ribbon of immaculate asphalt that circles through the sand dunes. The sound of seagulls and waves breaking on the beach is interrupted by the engine of a Renault Clio 3 RS 200 Cup car coming to live in the paddock.
1956 was an important year for Rolex, as it marked the introduction of the Day-Date. It was a watch that would grow to become an icon in its own right, and the favorite of quite a few presidents … Click the image above to find out how the Day-Date achieved this.
Is a question we get asked quite often here at WWH, and the answer really is.. yes and no. It all depends on the watch and it’s case construction, and factors like keeping your screw-down crown tightened against the case… Click the image above to find out more.
Here’s a more in-depth article on our Chopard Ultra-thin, executed in 18k white gold. A timeless and classic dress watch for the modern day gentleman who likes something a little different for his wrist..
Here’s a fresh article on our rare and seldom seen, Cartier Tank Louis Cartier, Phase de Lune aka Tank with Moonphase complication – Hope you guys enjoy this one!
We are excited to welcome Mr. Martin Green as an ‘Editor at Large’ for WatchWorks Haarlem! Please sit back and enjoy his first article, a take on vintage Piaget, in particular this Piaget 908 4C manufactured from 18k white gold with Clous de Paris finish.
We’re very happy to have teamed up once again with our good friend, Dale Vito Boom on creating a one of a kind Nomos Club 701 aka The Frunch.
Here are some thoughts from Erik Gustafson over at the hairspring.com on our Heuer Autavia GMT from the late 1960’s. One killer vintage Heuer!
Hodinkee, perhaps the number one luxury watches and lifestyle platform worldwide for us watchnerds, and one i’ve personally been following and reading with a lot of interest, since it’s foundation in 2008. Proud to be featured with this AP Perpetual Calendar.
Another Editiorial Shoot is live – This time we took the Omega Speedmaster ‘TinTin’ out for a day on the town, what a stunning and fun watch this is – Hope you guys enjoy the images and info excerpts.
Watches like this 1962 Datejust (sold) are the stuff we love and hunt for. It’s always cool to dig up old Rolex catalogues and see these watches and their bracelets in brand new conditions, we’ve selected a few pages from a ’62 catalogue, hope you enjoy.
Here’s our first Editiorial Shoot – We took the AP Royal Oak, reference 14100 out for a day on the town, click the image above to learn more..
Since 2010 I’ve been wearing Datejust watches off and on and I absolutely love these iconic timepieces by Rolex – steel ones, two/tone and full gold models, Silver/Black/Blue & Purple dials, Brick dials, Linen dials, Boiler Gauge dials, Gilt and Porcelain dials.. Click the image above to find out more.
Read our article in Esquire Magazine’s “Big Watch Book” last December. Here we explain how a Minute Repeater complication works.
What does a Land Rover Defender and a Tudor Submariner have in common? back in July of 2019 you could buy both of these Icons in one purchase! Click the image above to find out more and to view the awesome video we shot..
We are proud to announce that WatchWorks Haarlem has been named among the Top 5 best watch specialists in the Netherlands, by Esquire Magazine
Dusseldorp BMW approached WatchWorks Haarlem to be part of the festive unveiling of the all new BMW 3 series and the all new BMW Z4. Click the image above to watch the video recap…
On Saturday March the 2nd 2019, WatchWorks Haarlem released our limited edition, in-house designed ‘Superhero Watch Prints’ made in collaboration with designer, Careaux at Kloffie Haarlem. Click the image above to watch the video recap…
Back in February of 2017 WatchWorks Haarlem teamed up with the guys and gals from Ace Jewelers, to organize and be part of a two week long, Omega Speedmaster frenzy! A Pop-up Speedmaster Lounge, AKA ‘The Moon Room’