There isn’t a watch enthusiast in the world who’s not familiar with the term homage watch and homages are one of the most polarizing and divisive topics in an otherwise very well-intentioned, supportive and friendly hobby. Some people swear by them (there’s even some with collections comprised solely of homage watches), while others consider the mere mention of the H-word as a horological blasphemy. But why is that?
In my opinion, one of the main issues is the very broad definition of the word homage and the different meanings people attribute to it. So, what exactly does homage watch means? Continue reading “Homage Watches: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly”