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Personalize Your Timepiece With Rotate – AskMen Feature

Personalize Your Timepiece With Rotate – AskMen Feature

The AskMen editorial team thoroughly researches & reviews the best gear, services and staples for life. AskMen may get paid if you click a link in this article and buy a product or service. A watch is a classic sartorial element, the perfect piece to tie together...

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Assemble Your Own Mechanical Watch… the Inventory Feature

Assemble Your Own Mechanical Watch… the Inventory Feature

I love my smartwatch, but it’s not for every occasion. At formal events like a wedding, it’s nice to go traditional and unplug. You can actually build your own mechanical wristwatch using a simple all-in-one kit. The Rotate DIY watchmaking kit is only $150 on...

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4 Things To Consider Before Buying A New Watch

4 Things To Consider Before Buying A New Watch

So you want to buy a new watch but don’t know where to start. Or maybe you already have a watch in mind, but aren’t sure if maybe you should consider something else! Here is a quick guide on things you should consider before buying a new watch:  1. What Do You Need A...

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Ooh, I like this sh*t… theChive University Feature

Ooh, I like this sh*t… theChive University Feature

  Rotate® DIY Watchmaking Kit All-in-one kit to build your own mechanical watch. Parts, tools, and a user-friendly guide included. The Edison is a classic black & white design, versatile for any occasion. Sometimes you want something that is simple and...

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4 Unique DIY Activities For Crafty People

4 Unique DIY Activities For Crafty People

If you are currently working from home, practicing more careful social distancing at home, or just bored at home, don’t fret because here are 4 unique DIY activities you can do from home or with friends (in person or over zoom!) 1. Watch MakingEver wonder how watches...

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5 Reasons To Start Wearing a Watch

5 Reasons To Start Wearing a Watch

In the era of ever changing and dynamic technology, you might ask yourself why you’d ever want to wear a plain and simple wrist watch again. Chances are you have a super computer for a phone in your pocket, or even on your wrist - apple watches anyone?  But there’s...

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Hazard Girls: Women in Non-Traditional Fields

Hazard Girls: Women in Non-Traditional Fields

Jennifer Zhang started a watch company six months out of college. She was broke and had just quit her full-time job. Within two weeks, she had launched a successful Kickstarter campaign and turned a $1,000 investment into $91,000. Her company, Rotate Watches, which...

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New Movement Kits by Rotate™ Launched!

New Movement Kits by Rotate™ Launched!

One of the most popular suggestions we've received has been "I wish I could learn to build the watch's movement”. After 2 years, we've finally done exactly that! Our brand new kit includes everything you’ll need to learn the ins and outs of a mechanical movement. ...

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All About The First Atomic Wrist Watch

All About The First Atomic Wrist Watch

The first atomic watch was created in 1949. It was actually an ammonia absorption line device. It was less accurate than existing quartz clocks but served to demonstrate the concept. Keep reading to learn more about this watch!The first atomic was quite complex. Not...

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5 New Luxury Watches from August

5 New Luxury Watches from August

August brings many new exciting trends. Tons of new watches have been released and these are some of the best luxury watches from this month! Keep reading to find out more about the latest watches!   1. Patek Philippe Sky Moon Tourbillon Haut Artisanat The Swiss...

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All About The World’s Thinnest Watch

All About The World’s Thinnest Watch

The Bulgari Octo Finissimo Tourbillon Wrist Watch Is the world’s thinnest watch, measuring 3.95 mm thick. This watch is known for its sleek yet intricate design. It is released quite recently and it is already pretty popular!  The 42mm-wide, 7.4mm-thick...

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Grand Seiko vs Rolex

Grand Seiko vs Rolex

Do you want a watch with refined state-of-the-art in-house movements or do you want a watch with a  prestigious and luxurious status brought? Grand Seiko and Rolex are two of the most expensive watch brands, and many people have trouble deciding which one is better....

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5 of the Most Unique Watch Designs

5 of the Most Unique Watch Designs

Each year designers come up with new watches but many of these watches look fairly similar. There are a few designers who solely make creative designs for watches, and many of them take inspiration from everyday objects. Read more to learn about five creative designs...

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The Most Complicated Watch Ever Made

The Most Complicated Watch Ever Made

We all want a watch that we can use with minimal effort. All we want is to know what time it is by just glancing at our wrist for less than a second. That is the beauty of a watch. But what if this watch came with other features such as a chronograph and a calendar?...

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