Blog posts from Celine Simon

The Rolex Watches Spotted at The Masters 2019

Golf fans from around the world were glued to their TVs this last weekend to see the action unfold at Augusta National Golf Club for the 2019 edition of The Masters. And spectators were not disappointed—in what was perhaps one the most exciting golf tournament in recent history, Tiger Woods made an epic comeback to […]

Modern Rolex, Future Classic: Rolex Daytona 116520

In vintage Rolex watch collecting circles, the Daytona is basically a brand on its own. In fact, Paul Newman’s (the man responsible for popularizing old-school manual-wound Daytona watches with Rolex’s Exotic dials) very own vintage Rolex Daytona set a new world record for the most expensive wristwatch sold at auction when it fetched $17.8 million. […]

5 Of The Coolest Watches From Baselworld 2019

Speak to anyone who either attended this edition of Baselworld or followed closely along online and you’ll start to understand that it wasn’t the best year for what is supposed to be the watch industry’s biggest fair. “Lackluster,” “boring,” and “uninspiring” are just some of the unflattering adjectives being used to describe Baselworld’s new watch […]

Modern Rolex, Future Classic: Rolex Sea-Dweller 116600

In the newest chapter of our Modern Rolex, Future Classics series, we are turning our attention to the now discontinued Rolex Sea-Dweller 116600. Often referred to as the “last classic Sea-Dweller” there are several factors that almost guarantee (nothing is 100% guaranteed, of course, in vintage Rolex collecting) that the Sea-Dweller ref. 116600 will be […]

Modern Rolex, Future Classic: Rolex Submariner 116610

Welcome to the next installment of our Modern Rolex, Future Classic series—where we seek to highlight watches we think will become collectible vintage pieces in a few decades time. Today, we will be delving into one of Rolex’s most beloved sports watches, the stainless steel Submariner. Brief History and Overview of the Rolex Submariner 116610 […]