After the opening of our second shop last year in Boxpark Shoreditch, we have been looking for the perfect place for our third home and Greenwich market, surrounded by Grade II listed Victorian buildings and teeming with horological history, seemed to be the perfect place.
So let us introduce you to some cool facts about the history of Greenwich...
Four years ago, on July the 3rd 2014, was the very first time that The Camden Watch Company opened its doors in a small pop up store on Camden high street. What started as a simple showcase for co-founders Anneke and Jerome's design studio soon became an establish British watch brand with already two stores in London and distribution in Japan and Taiwan.
However, The Camden Watch Co. always stayed true to their identity and grew their business through not only hard work but ongoing passion for what they do.
Let's take a walk down memory lane to the very beginning of The Camden Watch Co.'s wonderful journey...
Cycling lovers and vintage addicts, listen up because The Camden Watch Company is back for yet another great festival celebrating the heritage of the vintage bicycle!
After two consecutive years at Eroica Britannia, this year we will be attending The World Cycling Revival Festival in the historic Herne Hill Velodrome, for three whole days of exciting events, laughter and of course cycling!
Between the 26th and 27th May you’ll find us at the historic Alexandra Palace joined by not only over 300 world class tattoo artists but also by the most eclectic and eccentric traders around.
Brought to you by the UK’s top tattoo magazine SkinDeep, we decided to have a chat with its editor Sion Smith, one of the people behind the tattoo world’s top events.
Regent’s Canal is one of the most peaceful places in North London and is loved by so many: boaters, walkers, runners, cyclist, Londoners and tourists.
However, Regent’s Canal’s history has been long forgotten by most and yet London would not be what it is today without it.
Allow us to introduce you to a brief history of Regent’s Canal…
Every month we go on the hunt to find the best places to eat in and around Camden, sharing with you our often delicious foodventures.
This time we decided to introduce you to the three best food markets around Camden.
Easter, perhaps the only time of year when we are actually look forward to eating eggs for four days straight, is finally around the corner!
Everybody’s schedule will be filled with egg decorating, egg hunting and of course the all important task of egg eating, particularly those of the chocolate variety. We simply couldn’t imagine an Easter celebration without these traditions.
On Sunday, more than one hundred thousand people will be gathering around the River Thames in West London to watch the iconic rowing race between the Oxford University Boat Club and the Cambridge University Boat Club.
The Boat Race is probably one of the most iconic British races and has been held each year since 1856.
The British are known for their love of tea, but believe it or not Britain was actually a latecomer to the tea trade and was involved in numerous cases of restrictions and smuggling.
Allow us to take you through a brief history of British tea…
Camden Town is one of the most visited places in world. It's a place that stands out for its individuality, home to the misfits, artists, musicians, tattoo artists and burlesque dancers. In fact, Camden is home to anyone who wants to call it so.
But did you ever wonder how a place becomes so emblematic? Let’s go back to the origin of Camden Town.
The only day of the year when food is not only plates but also falling from the ceiling is upon us. Yes, you’ve guessed it, it’s finally Pancake Day.
By now your cupboards should be filled up with lemon and sugar (and perhaps a cheeky bit of chocolate sauce) because it is expected of us to eat our weight in pancakes, and we shall not disappoint.
As great as this day might be, did you ever wonder where it came from?
Allow us to take you back to the origins of Pancake Day and introduce you to the proper way of celebrating it.
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