Articles by Edward Howkins
Articles by Edward Howkins

Independent Watchmakers – The Modern Trailblazers

Dec 3 · 5 min read

The weird and wonderful world of modern independents

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An Introduction to High-End Independent Watchmaking – The Original Independents

Nov 26 · 4 min read

Who Are They And Why Do We Love Them?

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A Return to Regular Events – The Watches We Saw

Nov 19 · 3 min read

Our Second Event In Central London

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Our First In-Person Event 

Oct 22 · 3 min read

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A Brief Introduction to James Bond’s Watches

Oct 1 · 5 min read

What Does The World's Greatest Spy Wear On His Wrist?

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Large Watch Group Brands Showcase Event Round-Up

Sep 24 · 3 min read

A huge variety of watches from the world's largest brands

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A Short Exploration of The World’s Largest Watch Groups - Seiko

Aug 27 · 4 min read

Seiko and Their Brands

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A Short Exploration Of The World’s Largest Watch Groups – LVMH

Aug 13 · 4 min read

The third largest Swiss watch group

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Watch Microbrand Showcase Event Round-Up

Jul 23

What We Learned

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What Are Holiday Watches?

May 28 · 2 min read

Probably the Most Practical Watch You Will Buy

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What Makes Vintage Watch Dials Interesting?

May 21 · 3 min read

Why Do Collectors Obsess Over Them?

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Diverse Watch Dials Showcase Event

May 7 · 2 min read

Lots to See and Learn

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Fun Dial Features of Tool Watches

May 7 · 7 min read

Over the past few weeks, we’ve explored a variety of topics relating to the part of a watch that most people notice first: the dial.

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Sports Watch Showcase

Apr 9 · 2 min read

Some Of The Stories

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Why Are Steel Sports Watches So Popular?

Apr 2 · 4 min read

Why Do Collectors Love The Submariner, Nautilus and Royal Oak?

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Why Are Steel Sports Watches So Popular?

Apr 2 · 6 min read

We at The Watch Collectors’ Club embrace all kinds of watch. One dominates the world of luxury watches like no other. That is the sports

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Omega and the Race to the North Pole

Feb 12 · 5 min read

Ralph Plaisted and his Speedmaster

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Finally, A Use For A Moonphase Watch

Feb 5 · 3 min read

Know your waxing and waning gibbous and crescent

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What Are Watch Crystals Made Of

Jan 22 · 5 min read

Plastic, Acryllic, Plexiglass or Hexalite. What's the difference?

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A Brief Overview of Time-Zone Watches

Jan 15 · 3 min read

What's the Difference Between Dual-Time, GMT or World Timer Watches?

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