Crown & Buckle Watch Straps

May 29, 2016 Ray 0

I was just today sent the link for this watch strap company that is based in Florida. According to their website, Crown & Buckle is an online watch strap store offering custom-styled, high-quality nylon and genuine leather straps. Prices for their ‘regular’ NATO and leather straps are very competitive and their Black Label, American Made and Collaboration lines are a little pricier but still appear to represent good value. I have not bought anything from them as yet but plan o do so very soon. If any readers have any feedback on them, please do not hesitate to share it Read More

Favre Leuba Sea Chief

May 5, 2016 Ray 0

Not sure if I have blogged about this before but the first watch I bought when I seriously stared collecting watches was a Favre Leuba Sea King that I bought off ebay for less than $10. A few hundred watches later, I still like the Favre Leuba brand name and I sometimes wonder why no one has bought and re-launched the brand along the lines of what has happened to Titus, Pronto, Camy, Titoni and many other brands. Most Favre Leuba watches that I see on sale come from India (and that may have something to do with why the brand has Read More

An improvised Watch Box

May 2, 2016 Ray 2

Have not posted anything for months. Part of the reason has been because I am busy but it is also because I don’t like the new look of this site and so I have been less ‘motivated’ to post anything. In January, Word Press did an update and the old site had to be “upgraded” but it just does not look and ‘feel’ the same – or as good. Anyway I hope it is just me and readers still find the site useful. Just because I have not been posting anything, it does not mean that I have not been Read More