3 Top Brands Every Vintage Watch Collector Should Own | Watchfinder Blog - WatchFinder

Posted by Mike Zhmudikov

Collecting luxury Swiss watches has become a trendy and stylish hobby for men. Owning the perfect accessory for your look or style is imperative. Watches are no longer just timepieces, after all you have a phone that can tell time. Instead wearing a watch is a fashion statement. At Watchfinder, we are always searching for the highest-quality vintage watches so that our customers have the best selection to choose from when shopping. We want you to look sharp and own the type of luxury Swiss watch you can be proud of.

Which Vintage Brands Should I Buy?

There are 3 brands which you should add to your watch collection when you find the style you want. We recommend these brands for a variety of reasons and know that you will love them as much as we do. These brands are pre-owned Zenith, Corum and Jaquet Droz watches.

Pre-Owned Zenith Watches

Zenith is a time-honored brand of watches. Founded in 1865 by Georges Favre-Jacot, Zenith has become one of the top watch companies in the world, with hand-crafted top-of-the-line watches its known specialty. Anyone who collects a Zenith watch knows that they will be wearing the ultimate in style and functionality. One of the unique features of Zenith is that they still make all of their watches completely in-house. Every step goes through the careful inspection of the Zenith's quality assurance.

At Watchfinder, we know that Zenith is a company that is reliable and concerned with pleasing their customers. When you buy a Zenith watch from us, you are sure to be thrilled.

Corum Watches

Corum is the short name for Montres Corum Sàrl, a Swiss watch company founded in 1955. Founded by Gaston Ries and Renee Bannwart, Corum is known for its high-end watches and specialty watches. Collecting vintage Corum watches is collecting a piece of history. Corum also has some limited edition watches that are unique in value. Watchfinder recommends Corum watches highly and we list only their top selections on our site. We know that you will enjoy owning and wearing a Corum watch.

Jaquet Droz Watches

Pierre Jaquet Droz was more than a watchmaker; he was a genius in mechanical design. From 1738 on, Jaquet Droz devoted his time to clockmaking, specializing in a variety of clockwork items including automatons and large grandfather clocks. He was known for his dexterity and creativity in making clockworks. Owning a Jaquet Droz is truly a step back in history, and enjoying it for a lifetime is not nearly long enough. Watchfinder looks for vintage watches continually, and when we find Jaquet Droz we love to offer it to customers. This is one watch you should definitely put on your bucket list.

Finding the Right Watches to Collect

Establishing your collection is a wonderful hobby and pastime. You can show off your new additions, confident in buying them from a reputable and reliable vendor like Watchfinder.