Driven by a passion for horology and the pursuit of beautiful things, A Collected Man is a platform for those who appreciate and seek out rare mechanical watches. From handmade perfection, to pieces of vintage racing glory; rare watches unite lovers of design, history and detail.
We decided to celebrate this relationship by creating 'Between the Hours Of'; an ongoing video series which highlights a particular time of day in a collector's routine. Episode one features the 'Design Guru' Stephen Bayley, an acclaimed broadcaster, critic, curator and author in which we get an insight into his morning routine.
In the afterglow of this year’s Baselworld, it would be naive not to address the elephant in the room; though it’s a topic which comes with both positives, and negatives. It’s no secret that new watch sales have been in...
Stephen Bayley is a very highly regarded author, critic, columnist, broadcaster, consultant, debater and curator. Perhaps his most influential achievement was the opening of the Boilerhouse Project with Terence Conran in the basement of the Victoria & Albert Museum in...
During the early 1960s, the watch industry had its own arms race to create the worlds first automatic chronograph; the contenders were Breitling, Heuer, Buren-Hamilton, Seiko and Zenith. All succeeded, but who was first? According to Jeff Stein in Project...