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William Wood Watches Celebrates Five Years Of Philanthropy And Luxury Design Innovation

William Wood Watches Celebrates Five Years Of Philanthropy And Luxury Design Innovation

Sponsored post presented on aBlogtoWatch for advertiser British luxury brand William Wood Watches is celebrating its fifth anniversary this year with some impressive credentials to boast. In September 2021, the watchmaker sold its latest Swiss Made...
Watches - 2021-10-18 22:10:27
INTERVIEW: The Louis Moinet Space Revolution Watch & Wearable Art

INTERVIEW: The Louis Moinet Space Revolution Watch & Wearable Art

The “independent watch movement” that began in the early 2000s was defined by a marked deviation from horological style norms of the past. This time period is what I call the second-wave of modern luxury timepieces because it focused on wearable...
Watches - 2021-10-18 22:10:27
IWC Debuts Limited Pilot?s Watch Chronograph Edition ‘IWC X Hot Wheels Racing Works’

IWC Debuts Limited Pilot?s Watch Chronograph Edition ‘IWC X Hot Wheels Racing Works’

Although the brand?s beloved line of $1 toy cars may not seem like the most obvious candidate for a luxury watch brand partnership at first glance, Mattel?s Hot Wheels series has been a gateway into the automotive world for millions of children...
Watches - 2021-10-17 22:13:18


Exploring Earth And Sea With The Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra Worldtimer

Exploring Earth And Sea With The Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra Worldtimer

The sun isn’t supposed to shine like this on the Northern California coast. Well, not this time of year, anyway ? and most certainly not around this hour in the evening. But here we are ? skimming alongside the Marin Headlands in a crimson...
Watches - 2021-10-17 22:13:18
Patek Philippe Introduces Three New Chronograph Watches With Complications

Patek Philippe Introduces Three New Chronograph Watches With Complications

Three new and new-ish complicated chronograph watches have just debuted from Patek Philippe. They are reference 5905/1A-001 with a flyback chronograph and annual calendar, reference 5930P-001, which is a world time flyback chronograph, and the...
Watches - 2021-10-16 22:11:57
Watch Review: Seiko ‘Baby’ Alpinist SPB155/SPB159

Watch Review: Seiko ‘Baby’ Alpinist SPB155/SPB159

For the majority of enthusiasts, Seiko will forever be associated with affordable, charmingly nicknamed dive watches, including the Turtle, Tuna, and Samurai, just to name a few. But the revered Japanese brand also has a long history of producing...
Watches - 2021-10-15 22:08:52
In Its Sixth Edition, WatchTime New York 2021 Is Poised For A Grand Return

In Its Sixth Edition, WatchTime New York 2021 Is Poised For A Grand Return

Sponsored post presented on aBlogtoWatch for advertiser WatchTime New York is set to make its triumphant return as a live, in-person event this month, uniting collectors, enthusiasts, and currently, 27 confirmed watch brands at Midtown Manhattan?s...
Watches - 2021-10-15 22:08:52
Laurent Ferrier Announces Limited Edition Hommage II Watches

Laurent Ferrier Announces Limited Edition Hommage II Watches

When it comes to elegant, dressy designs, few eras in watchmaking can compare to the ?30s, ?40s, and ?50s. The small-seconds, stepped-case aesthetic of the era is still highly prized among enthusiasts today, and echoes of this stylistic heritage...
Watches - 2021-10-14 22:17:07


Hands-On: Andersen Geneve Jumping Hours 40th Anniversary Watch

Hands-On: Andersen Geneve Jumping Hours 40th Anniversary Watch

If you are looking to find a tiny oasis of old-school watchmaking in Geneva, all you have to do is walk southwest a few minutes along the Rhône, find the right staircase, and knock on the right door, and you’ll find the seemingly always...
Watches - 2021-10-14 22:17:07
Smartwatch Review: Apple Watch Series 7 Aluminum

Smartwatch Review: Apple Watch Series 7 Aluminum

The latest Apple Watch is here, and it’s the Apple Watch Series 7 that will start to ship to buyers just a few days after this article is released in mid-October 2021. The Apple Watch Series 7 represents an incremental but meaningful improvement...
Watches - 2021-10-13 22:16:26
WATCH GIVEAWAY: Swatch 1984 Bioceramic Giveaway

WATCH GIVEAWAY: Swatch 1984 Bioceramic Giveaway

October 2021 is here at last, and with Halloween close at hand, aBlogtoWatch has removed the disguise from its special mystery watch giveaway. The aBlogtoWatch team has partnered with Swatch to offer a special new watch giveaway to one lucky winner,...
Watches - 2021-10-13 22:16:26
BA111OD Unveils Limited-Edition Chapter 4 Watch With New Swiss Made Tourbillon Movement

BA111OD Unveils Limited-Edition Chapter 4 Watch With New Swiss Made Tourbillon Movement

Despite being one of the most desirable complications in watchmaking, the complex and difficult-to-manufacture tourbillon has generally been relegated to the upper echelons of luxury watchmaking. More recently, Chinese-made tourbillon movements have...
Watches - 2021-10-12 22:19:08
Hands-On: MB&F LM1 ‘Longhorn’ Prototype Unique Watch

Hands-On: MB&F LM1 ‘Longhorn’ Prototype Unique Watch

The MB&F Legacy Machine No.1 AKA “LM1” was a milestone for the brand when it was first released in 2011. Where previously the brand had exclusively produced the more conceptual and ?out there? Horological Machines, the LM1 offered a more pared...
Watches - 2021-10-12 22:19:08


A Video Visit To the MR PORTER Wristwatches Style Suite In New York City

A Video Visit To the MR PORTER Wristwatches Style Suite In New York City

Sponsored post presented on aBlogtoWatch for advertiser MR PORTER is the premier online destination for men’s style, including of course a robust assortment of hand-picked wristwatches from top manufacturers. The timepieces offered by MR PORTER...
Watches - 2021-10-11 22:21:24
Hands-On: Casio G-Shock GM5600SN-1 ‘Tokyo Nights’ Rainbow Watch

Hands-On: Casio G-Shock GM5600SN-1 ‘Tokyo Nights’ Rainbow Watch

Continued mastery of electro-plating over metal inspired the people at Casio to keep making cool, colorful watches like this particular version of the metal-cased G-Shock GM-5600 known as the GM5600SN-1. Many of the “rainbow IP” (ion-plated)...
Watches - 2021-10-11 22:21:24
Watch Review: Bamford B347 Automatic Monopusher Chronograph

Watch Review: Bamford B347 Automatic Monopusher Chronograph

Visit the Bamford Watch Department website, and you’ll see no mention of this brand new Bamford B347 timepiece. Head to the Bamfordlondon.com website and you will. I start this review by mentioning this point because the Bamford brand, as many...
Watches - 2021-10-11 22:21:24
Hands-On: Omega Seamaster 300M 007 ‘No Time To Die’ Watch For Daniel Craig

Hands-On: Omega Seamaster 300M 007 ‘No Time To Die’ Watch For Daniel Craig

Along with many things in life, the latest James Bond 007 movie was delayed due to the pandemic after it was originally meant to be released in 2019. That is why our original aBlogtoWatch debut article about the Omega Seamaster 300M 007 Edition...
Watches - 2021-10-09 22:12:38
Hands-On: Oris Aquis Date Calibre 400 Watch

Hands-On: Oris Aquis Date Calibre 400 Watch

Earlier in 2021, aBlogtoWatch helped debut the novel Oris Aquis Date Calibre 400 collection that includes a fresh exclusive movement that helps add a lot of value and prestige to the brand’s popular enthusiast-oriented diver’s watch collection....
Watches - 2021-10-08 22:11:57
Seiko Unveils Trio Of Prospex U.S. Special Edition Dive Watches Inspired By Sea Turtles

Seiko Unveils Trio Of Prospex U.S. Special Edition Dive Watches Inspired By Sea Turtles

The Seiko Prospex ?King Turtle? series of divers have been fan favorites for the brand since the series? initial introduction. The “King Turtle” offers enthusiasts a popular balance between price and quality features such as ceramic bezel...
Watches - 2021-10-08 22:11:57
Junghans Celebrates 160 Years With The Meister Gangreserve Edition 160 Watch

Junghans Celebrates 160 Years With The Meister Gangreserve Edition 160 Watch

Sponsored post presented on aBlogtoWatch for advertiser April 14, 1861: Confederate troops were barraging Fort Sumter in the opening volley of the US Civil War and Europe was still buzzing from Charles Darwin?s publication of the Origin of the...
Watches - 2021-10-08 22:11:57
Carl F. Bucherer Debuts Limited Edition Manero Flyback Signature Watch

Carl F. Bucherer Debuts Limited Edition Manero Flyback Signature Watch

When it comes to luxury pens, drawing instruments, and particularly colored pencils, few names carry the same cache as Swiss brand Caran d?Ache. For over a century, Caran d?Ache has supplied artists and professionals alike with some of the world?s...
Watches - 2021-10-08 22:11:57
Watch Review + Interview: Timex Expedition North X The James Automatic Titanium

Watch Review + Interview: Timex Expedition North X The James Automatic Titanium

2021 sees American Timex finally revise its longstanding Expedition watch collection with a neo-vintage range of military/field-style watches that currently tops out with this special limited-edition reference TW2V26100 collaboration model....
Watches - 2021-10-07 22:09:34
Chopard Debuts Limited Mille Miglia Bamford Edition Watch

Chopard Debuts Limited Mille Miglia Bamford Edition Watch

Over the past several years, Bamford Watch Department?s signature blacked-out minimal custom aesthetic has made appearances on watches from Rolex to TAG Heuer, Zenith, and even Casio, winning a dedicated enthusiast following in the process....
Watches - 2021-10-07 22:09:34
Hands-On: IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Edition C.03 For Collective Horology

Hands-On: IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Edition C.03 For Collective Horology

I recently got to spend a little time with the latest collaboration piece from Silicon Valley-based Collective Horology ? the limited-edition IWC Pilot?s Watch Chronograph Edition ?C.03? in the new 41mm case. Collective founders Asher Rapkin and...
Watches - 2021-10-07 22:09:34
TAG Heuer Debuts Revised Carrera Three-Hand Watch Collection

TAG Heuer Debuts Revised Carrera Three-Hand Watch Collection

2020 was an extremely eventful year for TAG Heuer. In a year when nearly every one of the brand?s major nameplates received some sort of substantial update, the series with the most consequential changes of all was undoubtedly the cornerstone...
Watches - 2021-10-07 22:09:34
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