Hands-On With The Longines Conquest Heritage 1954-2014, A 35mm Vintage-Inspired Marvel

On the wrist, the Conquest Heritage really appears like a vintage watch. It’s thin, lightweight, and has that certain intangible quality to it that makes it feel like it’s from the past. It doesn’t feel cheap or delicate, though it doesn’t feel over-engineered and stiff either. The balance achieved is spot on and in the [...]

Introducing The Longines Conquest Heritage 1954-2014: a real Throwback, Down to Its 35mm Size

The Conquest Heritage 1954-2014 would be offered in steel, yellow gold, and rose gold with the yellow gold getting two dial options, a silver sun-burst and a gilded option comparable to the unique. All could be in-built limited, numbered editions. Unlike the unique, the brand new Concquest will include an ETA 2824/2 (L633 in Longines [...]

My Personal Recounting of the Kentucky Derby: Experiencing the Fastest 2 Minutes in Sports with Longines

Coming round the corner toward the house stretch on the Kentucky Derby. (Photo (C), Roberta Naas) Yesterday, what’s dubbed because the “Fastest two minutes in sports” happened. The 140th Kentucky Derby, held in Louisville, is one amazing event – something everyone must have on his or her bucket list. It’s very true whether it [...]

Introducing The Longines Heritage 1973: A Vintage Inspired Chronograph With Column-Wheel Movement (Specs + Official Pricing)

Coming from Longines today is a killer looking new chronograph.  Dubbed the Heritage 1973, this cushion shaped chronograph takes at the look of a famous (though seldom seen) watch from, you guessed it, 1973.  This watch was called the Conquest, used the glorious Longines 30 CH movement, and appeared like this: What you’ll notice very [...]