Interview with The Fort Worth Report

on October 12, 2023

Our founder, Nik Libby, recently had the pleasure of speaking with The Fort Worth Report for an interview. This interview offers an intriguing glimpse into Nik's journey into the captivating world of vintage watches, the unique story behind The Watch Preserve, and what makes us stand out in the horological community. 

"Nikolaus Libby found his love for watches at 15, when he went to a garage sale in his hometown of Newcastle, Texas. He found a few vintage pieces and sold them online. From there, he was hooked, he said. After attending horology school in Paris, Texas, and selling watches online,. Libby opened a brick-and-mortar store at 1253 W. Magnolia Ave. in the Near Southside of Fort Worth. Libby spoke with the Fort Worth Report about his business, The Watch Preserve, which buys, sells and repairs vintage watches, generally defined as being between 50 and 100 years old."

You can read the full article here.

Thank you to author Seth Bodine for giving us an opportunity to share our story with the community!