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Maintaining Your Luxury Watch – How to Keep Your Timepiece in Good Condition

Owning a luxury timepiece is something many of us aspire to, and when you finally make that dream come true it’s time to concentrate on making sure it lasts. High-end watches can last for decades and could, in theory, last for centuries with the proper care. 

Drawing Inspiration from the Classics – Tom Ford Creates New Watch Range

Tom Ford – the incredibly popular American fashion designer and film director– has recently unveiled a new addition to his range of clothing and accessories. Introducing watches is a first for Ford, who has previously concentrated on eyewear, fragrances, menswear, and dressing celebrities such as Beyoncé, Johnny Depp and Anne Hathaway for red carpet events. He is notable for designing Daniel Craig’s suits for his role as James Bond in Quantum of Solace, Skyfall and Spectre, and he also designed a gown worn by Michelle Obama to Buckingham Palace in 2011.

Vintage Watches – Why You Should Consider A Timeless Timepiece From Est1897

When browsing our luxury watch sale, you’re likely to come across a number of interesting, and sometimes unique, vintage watches. Of course, when you buy preowned, you can naturally look forward to a much greater variety of timepieces on offer; some nearly-new and hardly worn, and some which date back decades. Although these vintage timepieces were manufactured a long time ago, they rarely look dated and can sometimes carry an elegance and charm which is hard to find in more modern creations.

Luxury Watches of the Rich & Famous: Who’s Wearing What?

Whether you’re an avid luxury watch collector or you’re just beginning your search for your first high-end timepiece, the world of celebrities can provide plenty of inspiration.

Spring Sale Showcase: Our Top 5 Discount Luxury Watches

Our amazing watch sale is now underway here at Est1897, giving you the chance to purchase a luxury Swiss timepiece for a fraction of the usual discounted price. Take a look below at a handful of our favourite watches in the current online sale to suit a wide range of budgets.

The Ultimate Watch Buying Guide: How to Find the Right One For You

Whether you are looking to buy your first luxury watch or you want to add to your collection, finding the right timepiece can be time-consuming. There are a huge number of high-end watches out there, with a wide range of designs, additional functions and manufacturers to choose from. It’s easy to ge...

5 Affordable Timepieces to Start Your Ladies Watch Collection

High end watches have long been a coveted, and we recently showcased a number of men’s luxury watches which were perfect for those wishing to start their very own collection. This week, we’re looking at 5 gorgeous timepieces from the world’s top manufacturers which are aimed at women.

5 Affordable Timepieces to Start Your Gents Watch Collection

In this article we’ll show you a range of excellent ‘collection-starter’ watches which are currently for sale here at Est1897; watches which may help inspire your first (or next!) luxury watch purchase. 

Oscars: Luxury Watches on Show at the 2018 Academy Awards

The Oscars is arguably the biggest and most prestigious awards ceremony in the world of show business. With its roots in real old Hollywood glamour, those lucky enough to walk the Oscars red carpet are dressed in the most luxurious and sought-after clothing and accessories. This year, more than $30million worth of jewellery and watches were worn by guests, who are usually loaned clothing, jewellery and watches for the night by the high-end brands that create them. 

The History of Mother’s Day

Traditionally known as Mothering Sunday, Mother’s Day in the UK falls on the fourth Sunday of Lent 3 weeks before Easter Sunday.   Most of us celebrate Mother’s Day but very few people know it’s origins.  It is believed to have started as the day people would visit their “mother” church, for a speci...