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At the Movies – Timepieces that made their appliance on the big screen

IN honour of the recent Oscars, we’ve gathered up a few of our favourite ‘Big Screen Watches’, watches that showed up and were certainly noticed  in the movies. The reverso Grande Taille, by Jaeger LeCoultre, first appeared on Batman’s wrist when played by Val Kilmer, and then again on Christian Bale in The Dark Knight Trilogy. For teh Dark Knight Rises the watch maker created a very special edition, complete with Batman symbol, of the Grande Reverso Ultra Thin. Just like Batman himself all Jaeger LeCoulter timepieces have two very... Read More

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Winter blues

Embracing the chill and showcasing all timepieces blue this winter – spring is just around the corner!   IWC Portugieser Annual Calendar, currently in stock. This stunning IWC has a 44mm stainless steel case and a blue dial with steel hands and Arabic hour markers. The watch has an annual calendar function displaying the month, date and day at 12 o’clock. There is also a power reserve indicator on the right hand side. The watch is on a matching blue leather strap with a folding deployment clasp fastening. An official IWC black... Read More

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Quiz answers!

Did you take part in our festive quiz? If so you might be looking to check up on your answers – here they all are!   Which famous watch brand has a name that translate to mean the word ‘Porthole’  Hublot  Which company released the Pilots Timezoner watch in 2017? An amazing watch that adjusts the date, and time to whichever city name you turn the bezel to? – IWC What’s the name of the famously bulletproof watch by Rolex, who changed the always so easily scratched steel bezel this... Read More

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Watch Buyers Christmas Watchaholic’s quiz!

Think you know your watches? Reckon you are upto date on all 2017 had to show in the watch world? Then come and test your knowledge with our latest watch quiz!! Only true watch geeks need apply! Which famous watch brand has a name that translate to mean the word ‘Porthole’ Which company released the Pilots Timezoner watch in 2017? An amazing watch that adjusts the date, and time to whichever city name you turn the bezel to? What’s the name of the famously bulletproof watch by Rolex, who changed the... Read More

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big faces…

One of the latest trends seen across the watch world is the success of the larger watch case sizes – such as the 46mm, the 45.5mm  and the 45mm. What do you think? Is bigger better? Its certainly good looking – take a look at the larger timepieces we have in stock…         Check out all the larger case watches here.        

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Investment with Sentiment…

Did you see the fabulous story on Paul Newman’s Rolex in the Washington Post ? We love all stories about famous watches, and in particular ones about watches that are passed down and have great sentimental value. Holding far more value than any jewellery, and being far more stable in that value than property, watches are the ideal investment piece. Not only do you get to experience their beauty and craftsmanship, but you can pass on a valuable item, and a special reminder of yourself. Of course we are able... Read More

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Gloriously Expensive Watches of 2017

However 2017 has been so far for you financially, its still business booming in the world of high end timepieces.   Exotic, complex, or just just seriously limited in edition, theres been some striking pieces out there. Cast your eye over these three beauties as an example…. Franck Muller The Aeternitas Mega 4 Never one to hold back on breathtaking rather over the top complex watch designs, Franck Muller   currently holds the title for the world most complicated complex watch.  The Aeternitas mega 4. It is equipped with 1,483... Read More

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have you seen…

our Instagram?   We run a busy Instagram page, featuring all our latest and greatest watches. A fun ‘on our desk today’ feature showcases many of our new arrivals, giving all our followers the chance to ask about it first! If you’re not following, and luxury watches are your passion, please do come and find us – Watchbuyersltd – on Instagram.    

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Wimbledon watches…

At the height of tennis season we take a look at famous tennis stars and their watches. With the most watched wrists in the world, there has always been a connection with Tennis players and their watches.   John McEnroe was associated with Omega Titanium, you have to love this advert from 1983, highlighting his famous on court temper – These days he is found in either Rolex or Omega. Indecisive in his favourite luxury brand, it’s a nice problem to have… Roger Federer – As a Rolex ambassador; the... Read More