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Laco Debuts Limited-Edition Augsburg Oliv 42 And Aachen Oliv 42 Watches

Laco Debuts Limited-Edition Augsburg Oliv 42 And Aachen Oliv 42 Watches

Over 80 years after their introduction, the flieger design standards set down by the German Luftwaffe in the early days of World War II remain the backbone of most modern pilot watch design. German tool watch specialist Laco has one of the closest...
Watches - 2021-03-04 22:11:09
The Citizen 0200 Automatic Watch With Movement That Merges Japanese & Swiss Craftsmanship

The Citizen 0200 Automatic Watch With Movement That Merges Japanese & Swiss Craftsmanship

Sponsored post presented on aBlogtoWatch by advertiser In the several hundred-year history of horology,  a mere decade is a blip. In the realm of technology, it is practically an epoch. These two worlds combine today as Japan’s Citizen watches...
Watches - 2021-03-04 22:11:09
Casio Unveils Limited Edition G-Shock MR-G Kachi-Iro Collection

Casio Unveils Limited Edition G-Shock MR-G Kachi-Iro Collection

Within the extensive stable of Casio?s rugged G-Shock line, the luxurious MR-G series occupies the very top of the hierarchy. MR-G often combines the best of Casio?s quartz and connected technology with world-class finishing and design inspired by...
Watches - 2021-03-04 22:11:09


Hands-On: Objest Swiss Automatic Watch

Hands-On: Objest Swiss Automatic Watch

Objest watches began as the Objest design studio by Jared Mankelow in England. The idea was that Objest would be an all-purpose industrial design firm, given that Mr. Mankelow has worked with a number of major consumer electronics firms around the...
Watches - 2021-03-04 22:11:09
Louis Erard Unveils Limited Edition Excellence Émail Grand Feu Watch

Louis Erard Unveils Limited Edition Excellence Émail Grand Feu Watch

Enamel dial finishing is an art unto itself in watchmaking, and among this labor intensive discipline few processes carry the prestige of the traditional Grand Feu enamel technique. While Grand Feu has been used in horology for centuries, the...
Watches - 2021-03-04 22:11:09
New Horological Apparel Designed By Team ABTW Now Available In The aBlogtoWatch Store

New Horological Apparel Designed By Team ABTW Now Available In The aBlogtoWatch Store

Another new month, another major drop of bespoke horological products coming to the aBlogtoWatch Store! We are thrilled to share with you six new apparel items all designed by Team aBlogtoWatch specifically for you, our community of fellow watch...
Watches - 2021-03-03 22:11:39
Delbana Spins A New Hit With The Recordmaster, A Tribute to Vinyl

Delbana Spins A New Hit With The Recordmaster, A Tribute to Vinyl

Sponsored post presented on aBlogtoWatch by advertiser Music, art, and fine artisanship have always gone hand in hand, so what better way to celebrate 90 years of fine watchmaking than to bring back the Delbana Recordmaster ? an automatic timepiece...
Watches - 2021-03-03 22:11:39
No Longer Made: Tiffany & Co. Streamerica Watch

No Longer Made: Tiffany & Co. Streamerica Watch

The below advertisement is a page I scanned from a magazine that was published in 1994. It is a rare ad for the then-new Tiffany & Co. Streamerica watch collection. I first learned about the Streamerica models nearly a decade later and was...
Watches - 2021-03-02 22:18:41


Are We Watch Snobs" 2020’s Impact On Collectors & Growing Up In The Biz + More On The SUPERLATIVE Podcast

Are We Watch Snobs" 2020’s Impact On Collectors & Growing Up In The Biz + More On Th...

We are currently publishing new episodes of the SUPERLATIVE Podcast each Monday and have some incredible stories from some of the most interesting people in and around the wristwatch industry to share with you. Before hearing the new episode of the...
Watches - 2021-03-01 22:12:52
WATCH GIVEAWAY: Bausele Royal Australian Air Force Centenary 2021 – Aviator

WATCH GIVEAWAY: Bausele Royal Australian Air Force Centenary 2021 – Aviator

March 2021 brings with it a change of the seasons, as well as promising trends in the fight against the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic. With warmer weather and hope on the horizon, the team at aBlogtoWatch is looking ahead to travel and adventures...
Watches - 2021-03-01 22:12:52
Journey To See The Seiko Prospex Ice Diver Watches In Action

Journey To See The Seiko Prospex Ice Diver Watches In Action

“Bring your warmest clothing,” the message stipulated. Nearly one year into the global pandemic and my first opportunity to get out of Los Angeles is to the frozen north where Seiko’s U.S. team is testing out the Prospex Ice Diver watches...
Watches - 2021-02-28 22:16:46
BEST FROM: aBlogtowatch & Friends February 28, 2021

BEST FROM: aBlogtowatch & Friends February 28, 2021

This month, we got the chance to handle two very interesting watches. The first is H. Moser & Cie?s Swiss Alp Watch Final Upgrade. At first glance, it?s easy to dismiss the watch as a gimmick. But if we delve deeper, you?ll see that it has some very...
Watches - 2021-02-28 22:16:46
Tissot Heritage Memphis Limited Edition Watches

Tissot Heritage Memphis Limited Edition Watches

For 2021, Swiss Tissot is re-releasing an interesting neo-Bauhaus watch it originally debuted in the late 1980s as conceived by the creator of one of the most interesting design schools of modern times: Ettore Sottsass. Today’s Tissot Heritage...
Watches - 2021-02-27 22:12:43


Maurice Lacroix Unveils Aikon Venturer GMT Watch

Maurice Lacroix Unveils Aikon Venturer GMT Watch

While the integrated bracelet, Gerald Genta-inspired sports watch trend is currently dominating the upper echelons of the luxury watch market, the style has only recently begun to wend its way into more affordable price brackets. Maurice Lacroix is...
Watches - 2021-02-27 22:12:43
NOMOS Celebrates 175 Years of Glashütte Watchmaking With Three Colorful New Automatic Clubs

NOMOS Celebrates 175 Years of Glashütte Watchmaking With Three Colorful New Automatic Clubs

Sponsored post presented on aBlogtoWatch by advertiser For most brands, anniversaries tend to be an opportunity to release a precious metal version of a popular watch, a rare complication, or an extremely limited (and often expensive) watch,...
Watches - 2021-02-26 22:14:01
Hands-on Debut: Marathon White Arctic Edition GSAR Watch

Hands-on Debut: Marathon White Arctic Edition GSAR Watch

Today, Canada-based professional-use watchmaker Marathon debuts one of its most highly-anticipated timepieces in a while. This is the white-dialed “Arctic Edition” of the famed GSAR (General Search And Rescue) watch, also known as the Marathon...
Watches - 2021-02-26 22:14:01
Seiko Brings Back The Laurel With Four New Alpinist Watches

Seiko Brings Back The Laurel With Four New Alpinist Watches

I’ll be honest. Given the importance of the original Seiko “Laurel” Alpinist from 1959 and its position as the brand’s first truly purpose-built sports watch (pre-dating even the Seiko’s now legendary collection of dive watches), you’d...
Watches - 2021-02-25 22:12:31
Grand Seiko Spring Drive Chronograph GMT 140th Anniversary SBGC240 Watch

Grand Seiko Spring Drive Chronograph GMT 140th Anniversary SBGC240 Watch

The Grand Seiko Spring Drive Chronograph GMT 140th Anniversary SBGC240 debuts as the latest rendition of Grand Seiko’s mighty impressive Spring Drive Chronograph GMT. Having owned the predecessor of this watch, I have written an extensive review,...
Watches - 2021-02-25 22:12:31
Grand Seiko SLGH007 140th Anniversary Limited-Edition Watch In Platinum

Grand Seiko SLGH007 140th Anniversary Limited-Edition Watch In Platinum

When Grand Seiko released the new Caliber 9SA5 Hi-Beat movement last year, the brand debuted it in the sunburst dial yellow gold SLGH002 and followed up with a steel ?birch? textured dial model a few weeks back. Now, we see a high-end iteration that...
Watches - 2021-02-25 22:12:31
Seiko Unveils Prospex SLA049 And SLA051 Dive Watches Commemorating Naomi Uemura

Seiko Unveils Prospex SLA049 And SLA051 Dive Watches Commemorating Naomi Uemura

The 1970 Seiko 6105 is one of the most enduring and revered references in the brand?s long history. The wide, rounded cushion case and classic Seiko diver dial have become icons among enthusiasts, with Seiko releasing both faithful recreations and...
Watches - 2021-02-25 22:12:31
Seiko Presage Sharp-Edged GMT Watches

Seiko Presage Sharp-Edged GMT Watches

2021 is a big year for Japan’s Seiko given that it is the 140th anniversary of the major watchmaker. The color theme of the year is horizon blues, meant to mimic the tones of the sky as they meet the ocean or another large body of water. In one of...
Watches - 2021-02-25 22:12:31
Six Timeless Luxury Watches For Women

Six Timeless Luxury Watches For Women

Sponsored post presented on aBlogtoWatch by advertiser The world’s very first wristwatches were for women, and now, 200 years later, the timepiece industry has a number of classic designs in the women’s segment as a result of such a legacy....
Watches - 2021-02-25 22:12:31
Grand Seiko Announces GMT Seasons Watch Collection

Grand Seiko Announces GMT Seasons Watch Collection

The natural beauty of Japan has been at the heart of Grand Seiko?s design inspiration for the past several years, with models inspired by everything from snowdrifts to tree bark to the delicate tones and textures of cherry blossoms. One of the...
Watches - 2021-02-25 22:12:31
Watch Review: IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Edition ‘Tribute To 3705’

Watch Review: IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Edition ‘Tribute To 3705’

The original IWC Fliegerchronograph Keramik Ref. 3705 performed like a true stealthy pilot’s watch: It flew right under the radar of watch enthusiasts the world over. After a few years of just 1,000 examples navigating the IWC catalogs, the 3705...
Watches - 2021-02-25 22:12:31
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