Spot On

Spot On – Patek Philippe Aquanaut 5065

1997 was a year of cultural significance, with a number of important events that would shape the landscape for many years to come. Steve Jobs went back to a struggling Apple, 12 years after being fired from the company he co-founded, to turn it around…


Spot On – Patek Philippe Calatrava 5296G-001

There was a time, not so long ago, that there was a king of the auction and collecting scene that didn’t wear a ‘coronet’. For many years the top-of-the pile and hero of the hammer was the Double-P…Patek Philippe, with their haute-horologie complications and reputation…


SPOT ON – The Untouched Tudor Submariner 7928

The only thing that stays constant in the watch world is change. Trends come and go and tastes develop and evolve. There are times when people want watches in their absolutely true, unmolested condition – the ‘warts and all’ approach. Then other people like to…


SPOT ON – The Rolex Newman Daytona

There’s only one thing better than a vintage exotic dialed Rolex Daytona…that’s two exotic dialed Daytonas! Of course, I’m being a little glib here – but really, the exotic dial Daytona, or to use its nickname the Paul Newman, really is the hottest vintage watch…


SPOT ON: The Omega Silver Snoopy Award Speedmaster

Long time fans of Bulang and Sons will know that we are long time fans of the Omega Speedmaster. One of the most iconic chronographs ever produced, it is steeped in the history of NASA space exploration – a heritage that is openly and expansively…


SPOT ON: The Omega Silver Snoopy Award Speedmaster

Long time fans of Bulang and Sons will know that we are long time fans of the Omega Speedmaster. One of the most iconic chronographs ever produced, it is steeped in the history of NASA space exploration – a heritage that is openly and expansively…


SPOT ON – The Rolex Newman Daytona

There’s only one thing better than a vintage exotic dialed Rolex Daytona…that’s two exotic dialed Daytonas! Of course, I’m being a little glib here – but really, the exotic dial Daytona, or to use its nickname the Paul Newman, really is the hottest vintage watch…


Spot On – Rolex Black Waffle Dial Datejust Ref. 6305

Sometimes a watch can rise from being a humble and under-the-radar hard-core collectors’ favourite to become a universally sought after piece. Today’s Spot On subject is just that – the Rolex Datejust reference 6305. But it isn’t, in this case, the reference that makes this…


Spot On – Rolex Ovettone 6298 Tapestry Dial

This weekend will see some very interesting watches go under the hammer at both Phillips and Christie’s. Of particular interest to us are a couple of very important Ovettone watches that are classed as Dress Explorers. We have discussed these pieces before and we love…


The South Pacific Rolex 5513

A Pacific Tool Watch Adventure We would like to present to you today a very interesting watch that was used in the field by a diver as part of one of the most infamous chapters in the history of modern warfare. This watch has it…