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How to spot a fake Rolex

This one question we are asked regularly here at Armour Winston, and unfortunately we do spot fake watches a lot! Wearing a Rolex is seen as a status symbol across the globe, however it is also one of the most counterfeited watch brands out there. …read more

Check out the Rolex Submariner!

The Rolex Submariner’s robust and functional design became iconic extremely quickly. With their subtly redesigned Oyster case, distinctive dial with large luminescent hour markers, the latest generation Submariner and Submariner Date are in keeping with the original model launched in 1953. We currently have a very competitively priced Rolex 116619 White Gold Submariner, with the beautiful blue dial available. …read more

A closer look at the Rolex Sea-Dweller

In the 1960's, an industrial deep-sea diving company approached Rolex requesting a dive watch that could function deeper under water for a longer period of time.  Rolex took the Submariner 5513 model and added a one-way escape valve to relieve pressure. The Rolex Double Red Sea Dweller was produced for approximately 10 yrs from 1967 to 1977, and is an extremely popular collectors watch. …read more

We spot a rainbow...a Rolex Rainbow!

How excited do you get when you spot a beautiful rainbow? Well, we currently have a Rolex Daytona Rainbow ref.116598RBOW watch available! It is stunning! …read more

The Travellers Rolex

The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date GMT Master is an iconic watch with a rich history, full with stories of pilots who have used this model to assist them on their travels. We thought we would give you a little bit of history about the Rolex GMT and reasons to why we think it has flown off the shelves over the... …read more

The perfect Rolex Datejust for Christmas

With the countdown to Christmas now on, we are going to take a look at some of the stunning watches we have available now. This time of year is full of sparkle, and we start with a particular luxury timepiece that will stand out perfectly! The 2017 Rolex 116243 bi-metal diamond Datejust has a set diamond dot dial and round... …read more

The perfect watch for Autumn

It’s now officially Autumn. The time of year where beautiful leaves fill our streets and we cosy up with Pumpkin Spiced Lattes. It is also a great season to be stylish and that doesn’t stop with luxury timepieces. We think the new Rolex Yacht Master Everose Gold ref. 268621 will work perfectly with your Autumn wardrobe. …read more

'Gilt dial' Rolex Submariner 5512 vs 5513

We love vintage Rolex and the majority of models are a real investment. We have two exceptional examples in store now, a Rolex 5513 Submariner and a 5512 in 'ghost' grey. They are both particularly popular with collectors, so we thought we would look at the difference between the two models. …read more

Rolex Milgauss: a watch to wear in the sunshine!

The summer has arrived, so we think a colourful watch is definitely required! We currently have a stunning Rolex 116400GV black dial Milgauss in store. One of the most recognisable features of the Milgauss is its striking orange lightning-bolt shaped seconds hand. Let’s have a look into the latest edition of this luxury timepiece. …read more

Pretty in Pink - New Ladies Rolex Lady-Datejust Watch

We have previously discussed how many women enjoy wearing larger, more masculine watches. Numerous female celebrities have been spotted wearing chunkier Rolex watches. However Rolex certainly create beautifully stunning watches for ladies who like their timepieces a little more glamorous! A predictable change from Rolex at Baselworld 2017 was the all steel Lady-Datejust models. …read more

Diving into the deep with Rolex

Seeing as I am currently exploring the Great Barrier Reef, I thought it would be the perfect chance to look at an amazing diving watch. The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Deepsea watch not only meets the needs of professional deep-sea divers, but also looks stunning on the wrist.  …read more

Happy 2017! It’s time to keep fit with a sports watch

Happy New Year to all of our customers! …read more

Give the gift of time this Christmas - a Rolex watch

To celebrate Christmas this year why not give the gift of time with a stunning Rolex timepiece?  This iconic brand has been producing stunning wristwatches for over 100 years, and has become a favourite due to incredible craftsmanship and design.  So whoever that someone special is this year, you cannot fail with a beautiful Rolex timepiece this Christmas! …read more

Check out the latest Rolex Explorer!

Rolex Explorer history began from the first successful ascent of Mount Everest. Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norway reached the top in May 1953, both wearing Rolex Oyster Perpetual watches. Being one of the first watches to reach Everest’s peak, the Rolex Explorer quickly became the watch of choice for mountain climbers and other adventurers. …read more

Why we love the Rolex Daytona

Whilst on holiday in Florida this week, I drove past Daytona Beach. This prompted my thoughts about the new Rolex Daytona. Being one of the classic and iconic timepieces, it is about time we looked at this stunning Rolex model! …read more

Sunshine & White Gold Rolex

In our last blog we took a closer look at our favourite yellow gold luxury watches at the moment. We certainly love a bit of wrist candy and bursts of colour. However, as seasons come and go, white watches continuously remains on-trend. Many people prefer white gold, and as summer is fast approaching, Rolex have the perfect selection. …read more

Female celebs wearing a statement Rolex

Today, wearing a luxury statement timepiece is not only devoted to a male audience. We have mentioned before that actually the watch industry was initially pioneered by women wearing watches on the wrist. We think that the choice of watch can actually say a lot about a person, so let’s take a look at some of our favourite Rolex choices... …read more

10 ways to spot a fake Rolex

Wearing a Rolex is seen as a status symbol across the globe, however it is also one of the most counterfeited watch brands out there. We have previously mentioned here at Armour Winston that “if it ticks, it’s fake”, however we are regularly asked what else to look out for when spotting a fake Rolex. …read more

Rolex and the 2016 Farr 40 World Championship

Rolex has a long history with the sailing world for over fifty years, supporting the sport’s finest events. The Rolex Farr 40 World Championship is fiercely competitive and demands consistency and determination. Rolex has been a partner of the event since 2001, and the winning team not only receives the World Championship trophy, but also a Rolex Yacht-Master timepiece (which... …read more

The importance of an understated watch: our top 3!

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Fine diving watches & saving our ocean

We have a number of fine diving watches currently available at Armour Winston… …read more