Blog posts from Celine Simon

Important Parts of a Rolex Watch: The Bezel

We have now reached the third chapter of our Important Parts of a Rolex Watch series—our in-depth look at all the physical components that make up a Rolex watch. For this installment, we’re studying the Rolex bezel. And, depending on the model, the bezel can be a decorative element or a functional part of the […]

Important Parts of a Rolex Watch: The Rolex Cases

Welcome to the next chapter of our Important Parts of a Rolex Watch series where we’re studying each component of a Rolex in great detail. Following our in-depth look at the movements that power Rolex watches, we’re now turning our attention to the part that not only protects the movement but is arguably the most […]

Important Parts of a Rolex Watch: The Movements

Welcome to our new Important Parts of a Rolex Watch series where we’ll be diving deep into what makes a Rolex a Rolex. While that Aristotle adage, “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts” still rings true, when the parts are as fantastic as Rolex ones, they are worth a closer look! […]

Tool Watch Time: Rolex Watches for Diving

Rolex’s claim to fame goes as far back as 1926 when the company unveiled the first truly waterproof and dustproof watch, dubbed the Oyster. Thanks to its screw-down caseback and screw-down winding crown fitted with rubber gaskets, the Rolex Oyster watch achieved a level of water resistance never before seen in the watch world. In […]

Quick Comparison Guide: Stainless Steel Rolex Datejust 16200, 16234, 16264, 116200, 116234, 116264

Due to its long manufacturing run, there is a very large range of stainless steel Rolex Datejust watches available. However, if you’re in the market for one but are unsure of all the differences between the different models Rolex made available throughout the years, read our comprehensive comparison guide for stainless steel Rolex Datejust watches […]