Omega Automatic Seamaster Restoration

A recent restoration project for one of our clients involved fully servicing and repairing a vintage Omega Seamaster. Omega as a brand have a huge, interesting history, perhaps beyond the scope of this blog post. Suffice to say they are one of the most prominent watch companies in the world, with numerous inventions, innovations and…

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Verge Timepiece Restoration

In our workshop we see some pieces where you wish the watch could speak and tell its story. Take this wonderful verge pocket watch for example. It dates from 1799 – which means George III was King when this watch was produced! Left: Outer Pair Case & Timepiece Right: Timepiece Inside Pair Case When we…

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Triple Calendar Minute Repeater

We’re lucky to regularly see interesting antique pocket watches come in for restoration. One such example is this very fine 18ct Gold Full Hunter Triple Calendar Minute Repeater Chronograph. The craftsmanship which went into producing pieces like this really is exceptional. The skills to restore such watches have slowly been lost over the years, though…

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A beginner’s guide to pocket watches

Pocket watches have played an integral role in gentlemen’s fashion over the years, and since circa 2015 the trend for collecting antique and vintage watches and wearing them as a fashion accessory has continued to grow. We are of course delighted that the trend for pocket watches looks set to stay around as we are…

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The W.E. Clark secret to a happy customer

We are proud to offer a national postal watch repair service. This is a flourishing part of our business, with our Master Watchmaker very well versed in the repair of all timepieces. We are also dedicated to giving our customers the best possible service. Here is one happy customer’s experience with us. After filling in…

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A Tudor watch repair case study to delight

At W.E. Clark we love nothing more than to delight our customers with our exceptional watch repair service. We recently had the pleasure of refurbishing a vintage Tudor watch and bringing it back to full working order. It was a lengthy restoration, but our customer was absolutely delighted with the results. We were approached by…

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