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Panerai Submersible PAM983, PAM985 & PAM961 Experience Watches Hands-On

Panerai Submersible PAM983, PAM985 & PAM961 Experience Watches Hands-On

It should come as no surprise that the travel and tourism sector remains one of the world’s fastest growing (bookings hit $1.6 trillion in 2017, according to a recent Deloitte report), with an increasingly persistent trend being the value of...
Watches - 2019-02-17 21:21:41
Cartier Santos Skeleton ADLC ?Noctambule? With Luminescent Skeletonized Caliber For 2019

Cartier Santos Skeleton ADLC ?Noctambule? With Luminescent Skeletonized Caliber For 2019

Launched at SIHH 2019, the Cartier Santos Skeleton ADLC “Noctambule” is among the very, very few genuinely new watches of the fair, which I reckon has at least a long shot at raising the pulse of watch-lovers. So many regurgitations, misses,...
Watches - 2019-02-16 21:21:34
Ulysse Nardin Marine Mega Yacht Watch

Ulysse Nardin Marine Mega Yacht Watch

Held back from SIHH until the 2019 Miami Yacht Show for its official debut, this is the ref. 6319-305 Ulysse Nardin Marine Mega Yacht watch. In my view, the Marine Mega Yacht watch is the spiritual successor to the still-very-cool Ulysse Nardin...
Watches - 2019-02-16 21:21:34


DB Milau Diadem Watch Hands-On

DB Milau Diadem Watch Hands-On

DB Milau is newer entrepreneur-driven watch brand out there, this time hailing from the Netherlands. “DB” stands for “Dutch Brand,” and the Diadem is one of their first watches, an interesting attempt to merge the look of a sporty...
Watches - 2019-02-15 21:21:15
Carpathia Watch Co. Ascent Watch

Carpathia Watch Co. Ascent Watch

Sponsored Post written for aBlogtoWatch by advertiser Carpathia’s co-founder, Mark Para, is no stranger to the watch world; as a long time horophile and watch designer, it was only a matter of time before he set out to start his own brand....
Watches - 2019-02-15 21:21:15
Czapek & Cie. Faubourg De Cracovie Salmon Watches

Czapek & Cie. Faubourg De Cracovie Salmon Watches

As a global community of watch collectors, lovers, and analysts, I’m sure we’ve all had the same thought that ultimately inspired Czapek & Cie. to create these four new Czapek & Cie. Faubourg de Cracovie watches: “I like that model, but I wish...
Watches - 2019-02-15 21:21:15
Arnold & Son HM Perpetual Moon Aventurine Watch

Arnold & Son HM Perpetual Moon Aventurine Watch

Continuing the recent trend of aventurine dials, Arnold & Son has released the HM Perpetual Moon Aventurine watch, limited to 28 pieces. This style of wide-aperture moon phase watch has really grown in popularity over the past few years, with brands...
Watches - 2019-02-14 21:21:48
Tissot Gentleman Watch Hands-On

Tissot Gentleman Watch Hands-On

I have to give Tissot a lot of credit to make a simple dress watch as attention-grabbing as the new Gentleman collection is. Unwavering aversion to the name aside, the Tissot Gentleman watch is the result of a series of decisions with the goal...
Watches - 2019-02-14 21:21:48


Swatch Flymagic Watch Is A Reversed & Revised Sistem51

Swatch Flymagic Watch Is A Reversed & Revised Sistem51

Today sees the launch of the most unusual Swatch collection in a long, long time with the new-for-2019 Swatch Flymagic, an arguably cool-looking, albeit genuinely expensive collection of three steel-cased watches, featuring a reversed and revised...
Watches - 2019-02-14 21:21:48
TAG Heuer Carrera And Formula 1 Alec Monopoly Edition Watches

TAG Heuer Carrera And Formula 1 Alec Monopoly Edition Watches

TAG Heuer has announced its second partnership with “art provocateur” Alec Monopoly. Featured in this release are two new watches: The TAG Heuer Formula 1 Alec Monopoly watch is a simple three-handed quartz model, while the TAG Heuer Carrera...
Watches - 2019-02-14 21:21:48
Bell & Ross BR03-92 Bi-Compass Special Edition Watch

Bell & Ross BR03-92 Bi-Compass Special Edition Watch

I’m wearing a Bell & Ross as I type. I love it, but I’m always a little embarrassed that it isn’t one of the square ones. I mean, that’s the whole point, right" The brand is so firmly committed to that concept, it’s hard to... The post...
Watches - 2019-02-13 21:21:40
Bulova Precisionist Special Grammy Edition Watch Hands-On At The Grammy Awards

Bulova Precisionist Special Grammy Edition Watch Hands-On At The Grammy Awards

Bulova is currently the timepiece sponsor of the Recording Academy’s famed Grammy Awards, as well as the Latin Grammy Awards and the Grammy Museum. “The music industry’s biggest night” includes a stream of charity-related music initiatives,...
Watches - 2019-02-13 21:21:40
Moritz Grossman TEFNUT 1001 Nights Watch

Moritz Grossman TEFNUT 1001 Nights Watch

Right off the bat, the Moritz Grossman TEFNUT 1001 Nights watch ground my gears. There is so much happening in such a relatively small space my brain couldn’t handle it. Pretty much every bling box was checked. Diamonds" Check. Mother-of-pearl"...
Watches - 2019-02-12 21:21:57


Memorigin Grand Series AT 1003 Tourbillon Watch Review

Memorigin Grand Series AT 1003 Tourbillon Watch Review

The Grand Series is a Chinese Tourbillon by Hong Kong-based watch brand Memorigin. I’ve known the people who started Memorigin for a few years now, and their mission is admirable. Memorigin, and brands like it, is part of a youthful new crop of...
Watches - 2019-02-12 21:21:57
Hamilton Khaki Field “Murph” Watch From “Interstellar” Hands-On

Hamilton Khaki Field “Murph” Watch From “Interstellar” Hands-On

Right after the release of Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi movie, Interstellar, we took a look at the Hamilton watches worn by the likes of Matthew McConaughey and Jessica Chastain, one of which was the “Murph” field watch specifically made for the...
Watches - 2019-02-11 21:21:44
Seiko Prospex SPB107 ?Topper Edition? Dive Watch Hands-On

Seiko Prospex SPB107 ?Topper Edition? Dive Watch Hands-On

Last time we heard from Topper Jewelers, the Northern California jeweler had just introduced a special capsule collection of Zodiac dive watches, co-designed by KISS drummer Eric Singer. For the retailer’s seventh exclusive brand collaboration...
Watches - 2019-02-11 21:21:44
Five Watches That Made A Difference For Marine Conservation

Five Watches That Made A Difference For Marine Conservation

Article written by Matt Reudink Collaboration and constraints imposed by purpose-driven utility have spawned some of the most enduring and iconic watches of all time: Consider the Omega Speedmaster and its lasting history with NASA and space...
Watches - 2019-02-10 21:21:32
Maurice Lacroix Aikon Mercury Watch With “Free Hand” System Hands-On

Maurice Lacroix Aikon Mercury Watch With “Free Hand” System Hands-On

One of Maurice Lacroix‘s new watches for 2019 has a special trick which can be very easily missed if you are just looking at pictures of the Maurice Lacroix Aikon Mercury. The otherwise attractive version of the Aikon with skeletonized dial also...
Watches - 2019-02-09 21:21:59
A. Lange & Shne Zeitwerk Date Watch Hands-On

A. Lange & Shne Zeitwerk Date Watch Hands-On

For 2019, German A. Lange & Söhne finally introduces a refresh of the acclaimed Zeitwerk that helps make this mechanical digital watch both more modern and more practical. Since the first version of Zeitwerk, which was originally introduced in...
Watches - 2019-02-08 21:21:26
BEU Watches Solid Series Collection

BEU Watches Solid Series Collection

Sponsored Post written for aBlogtoWatch by advertiser The story of BEU Watches began when Johan Ronnestam — surfer, adventurer, and former snowboard professional — asked himself the question: would it be possible to create a watch brand that...
Watches - 2019-02-07 21:22:11
“Arctic” Film Starring Mads Mikkelsen Costars Seiko Sportura Solar Chronograph Perpetual Watch

“Arctic” Film Starring Mads Mikkelsen Costars Seiko Sportura Solar Chronograph Perpetual...

When a downed aviator crash-lands near the North Pole in the 2019 movie Arctic, he has little to help him survive — but he does have his trusty timepiece. Danish actor Mads Mikkelesen plays the challenging role of a lifetime, duking it out against...
Watches - 2019-02-07 21:22:11
Ulysse Nardin Freak X Marquetry Watch

Ulysse Nardin Freak X Marquetry Watch

I’ve been interested in dial decoration for a long time. That’s certainly not to say that movements no longer interest me, but finding a way to tie the dial into the concept of the movement without busy skeletonization, or brutal...
Watches - 2019-02-06 21:21:29
Piaget Altiplano Meteorite Watch Hands-On

Piaget Altiplano Meteorite Watch Hands-On

I can’t help but suspect that a great many disposable fashion brands of this era have, at some point or other, specifically referenced the Piaget Altiplano in hopes of replicating its whisper-thin silhouette, clinical modern minimalism, and...
Watches - 2019-02-06 21:21:29
Laco Cuxhaven And Bremerhaven Watches

Laco Cuxhaven And Bremerhaven Watches

  I’ve always believed that good design should be invisible. We should only see the end product, not the sketches that led to it. With the release of the Laco Cuxhaven and Bremerhaven watches, the popular German brand is leaning heavily on the...
Watches - 2019-02-06 21:21:29
Grand Seiko Elegance Collection Brings New Slim Case And New GS Caliber

Grand Seiko Elegance Collection Brings New Slim Case And New GS Caliber

Big news today from Japan: the all-new Grand Seiko Elegance Collection brings a new slim case, some very special dials and, to top it all off, a new Grand Seiko Caliber 9S63 hand-wound mechanical caliber. (However, Grand Seiko’s recent pricing...
Watches - 2019-02-05 21:21:35
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