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Which Luxury Watch Brands Hold Their Value Best?

Which luxury watch brands hold their value best?

This is a question that we get asked all the time.

And the truth is that the answer to that question is quite tricky.

If you’re into watches, you’ve probably heard about the huge differences in prices on Rolex watches, in particular, sports steel watches from Rolex when they were made and today.

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Luxury Watches for Small Wrists: a Complete Guide

Rolex Explorer II 16570 polar

The watch industry has over the years moved towards larger and larger watches. This is simply because the market has requested it. As such, what is called ”ideal” or ”standard” has changed over the years, thus leading to larger watches.

Back in the days, in the 1950s or so, men’s watches were essentially not larger than 36mm. Often times they were considerably smaller than that. And at that time, 36mm for a wristwatch was considered large. Today, 36mm is considered the ”starting size” for men’s watches, and most watches which have a diameter smaller than that are considered ladies watches.

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Watch Water Resistance: What Does it Mean?

Tudor Heritage Black Bay 79220B

Have you ever thought about, and been confused about watch water resistance?

On wristwatches, you can most often read their water-resistance on the dial and/or caseback, but what does it really mean?

The most important reason we’re writing this article is to prevent you making any mistakes with your wristwatch when in contact with water, because if a watch says, for example 30 meters water-resistance, many people assume that they can swim with their watch without any problem since when swimming, you don’t submerge your watch more than one meter or so.

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Reasons Why Watches are so Expensive: An Extensive Guide

Patek Philippe Nautilus Collection

Watches come in all sizes and shapes. Maybe most importantly is that they come in all price categories. And it is probably no secret that a $20 quartz watch can keep time better than a $60000 Rolex, and many other luxury watches for that matter. So if cheap watches can, in many cases keep time more accurately than luxury watches, aren’t they ”better”? But the most interesting question is if this is the case, why are watches so expensive?

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The story of Halda Watch Company – Sweden’s Oldest Watch Manufacturer

History of HALDA

Halda is a special watch brand, unique in so many aspects that it doesn’t fit into the category of your ordinary watch brands. It is a brand with a long and rich history and great success.

Its history stretches far back to 1887 when factory owner Henning Hammarlund founded Halda in the small town of Svängsta, a town situated in southern Sweden.

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