Next Thursday, March 19, at Oscar Hunt Tailors in the Melbourne CBD, we will hold an event called Dive Watch Fundamentals. This is at the request of Oscar Hunt, who, like many, noticed that dive watches are featuring more than ever on men's wrists in the most formal of places. For example, the Oscars.* So, the idea was hatched: "Could your team come and talk to us about dive watches?" Rather than an unrestricted lecture, we thought what might be interesting would be a quick history breakdown of the main brands in the game. Which watch brands are part of the dive watch story?* Dive Watch Fundamentals is all about learning the basics on offer from each brand. As well as the design tropes and functions that typify dive watches. Crown guards. Bi-directional bezels. Helium release valves. Water resistance. Legibility. Lume. By the end of this event with a difference, you will know it all.* We'll be doing a brand-by-brand breakdown, including all the icons *the Rolex Submariner, the Omega Seamaster, the DOXA SUB 300, Panerai's distinctive designs *explaining the role they have played in the development of arguably the most popular style of men's wristwatches on the planet. *…

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