Learn About Watches

Whether you're a first time watch buyer or an avid timepiece collector, our Watch Knowledge Center is here to answer the many questions you may have regarding watches. From the various types and styles available, popular brand histories, down to the proper care and maintenance of your watch – we’ve got your wrist covered.

 

Inside & Out

Watches On The Outside

Watches On The Outside

Discover the many elements that make up the exterior of a wristwatch...from the case and band to the lugs, bezel...
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Watch Movements

Watch Movements

The watch movement is the actual heart of a watch and you will want to choose just the right movement for your yourself...
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Watch Materials

Watch Materials

From stainless steel, gold and titanium to ceramic, polycarbonate and tungsten carbide, learn which material...
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Water Resistance

Water Resistance

Whether you're planning a deep-sea adventure or taking a plunge in the bath, you'll want a watch to withstand...
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Watch Crystals

Watch Crystals

There are several different types of crystals featured on today's popular watches, along with the advantages to having each...
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Watch Crowns

Watch Crowns

The crown is an integral part of a watch. It allows you to adjust the time and date…and keep a mechanical mechanism wound...
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Watch Clasps

Watch Clasps

Learn about the different clasps on bracelet and strap watches ... from buckle and deployment to fold-over and push-button...
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