IWC Big Pilot’s Watch Annual Calendar Edition “Antoine de Saint-Exupéry”

IWC Big Pilot’s Watch Annual Calendar Edition “Antoine de Saint-Exupéry”

Extending their Big Pilot collection, IWC announced the IWC Big Pilot Watch Annual Calendar Edition “Antoine de Saint Exupéry”. Quite a mouth full but what can you expect for an annual calendar at this size? With just over 46mm and the typical big crown […]

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Fabre-Leuba, Dawn of a New Era

Fabre-Leuba, Dawn of a New Era

In 2017, Favre-Leuba celebrates its 280th anniversary. Founded as a small watchmaker’s workshop in Le Locle in 1737 by Abraham Favre, Favre-Leuba can look back on a successful history marked by uncompromising courage, a bold pioneering spirit, the enduring refusal to accept […]

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Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar Ceramic

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar Ceramic

Great design can last a lifetime which is proven with the Royal Oak that was launched in the 70’s. Looking at the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak today it has hardly changed and still looks amazing. Although I never owned one it has been […]

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Top Watches at Catawiki during Week 39

Top Watches at Catawiki during Week 39

Each week over 2,000 watches are up for auction at online auction platform Catawiki. Every watch is first reviewed by their team of 12 watch experts to ensure quality, authenticity, and suitability for auction. Their experts then carefully curate the auction to […]

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Anonimo NAUTILO GC32 Racing Tour Limited Edition

Anonimo NAUTILO GC32 Racing Tour Limited Edition

Earlier this year we joined Anonimo on one of their sailing experiences where we also had the change to try the Anonimo Nautilo Nato collection. Last week they presented a limited edition of the Anonimo for the G32 Racing Tour. This watch is […]

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MB&F presents their latest creation the Octopod table clock

MB&F presents their latest creation the Octopod table clock

We all know the out of this world designs by MB&F for their watches and horological machines. Pretty cool and a pleasure to the eye combined with timekeeping functionality. Continuing in their aquatic adventures they present a new desktop or table clock called […]

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Watch hands names and watch hand styles – Watch Tech

Watch hands names and watch hand styles – Watch Tech

Watches come in many shapes and sizes and so do the watch hands that tell the time. We’ve combined and extensive list naming most of the styles and designs. Although they are just a tiny part in a watch, they fulfil the […]

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Charlie Watch Initial Power Reserve

Charlie Watch Initial Power Reserve

Charlie Watch Company Founded in spring 2014, Charlie Watch is the French watch brand – ambassador of a certain French art of living, both elegant and intelligent. Which qualifies the watch not only as a measuring instrument, but also as a fashion, luxury […]

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Top Watches at Catawiki This Week

Top Watches at Catawiki This Week

Every week online auction platform Catawiki auctions offer over 2,000 watches from around the world. Every watch on the auctions is first reviewed by their team of watch experts to ensure quality and authenticity. Have a few of the top watches selected […]

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Frederique Constant Slimline Moonphase Manufacture

Frederique Constant Slimline Moonphase Manufacture

If you’re in the market for a nice watch which comes with a moon phase but do not want to spend the world on it. Perhaps you should have a look at the Frederique Constant Slimline Moonphase Manufacture. This is a mouth full […]

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Lange 1815 Special Edition – 10th birthday of the first Lange Boutique

Lange 1815 Special Edition – 10th birthday of the first Lange Boutique

A. Lange & Söhne announced a Lange 1815 special edition. Reason for this is their very first A. Lange & Söhne Boutique was inaugurated in Dresden ten years ago. For this reason a limited edition of the 1815 commemorates the occasion. The special facet […]

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Top 10 Watches at Catawiki This Week

Top 10 Watches at Catawiki This Week

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date Year: 1991 Gender: Unisex Case Material: Yellow gold Movement: Automatic Type: Analogue wristwatch Extras: Certificate, original box and declaration of origin Link: https://auction.catawiki.com/kavels/13526309 Rolex DateJust Year: 1985 Gender: Unisex Case Material: Gold/Steel Movement: Automatic Extras: Full set including […]

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Porsche Design New MONOBLOC ACTUATOR 24H-Chronotimer Black & Rubber

Porsche Design New MONOBLOC ACTUATOR 24H-Chronotimer Black & Rubber

  THE NEW MONOBLOC ACTUATOR 24H-Chronotimer Black & Rubber All-black. Black Titanium case with black rubber strap. The MONOBLOC ACTUATOR 24H-Chronotimer features an innovative black titanium-carbide coating over its titanium case, a matte black dial, and a checkered-flag-design function indicator at “9 […]

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Czapek Quai des bergues guilloché watch models

Czapek Quai des bergues guilloché watch models

The Czapek exclusive “Ricochet” guilloché pattern takes the inspiration by an ancient design created by Francois Czapek in the 1850s. Its main characteristic and unique feature is the presence of a double focal point, unlike traditional guilloché patterns with only one focal […]

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Urwerk Presents the UR-105 CT Streamliner

Urwerk Presents the UR-105 CT Streamliner

Time for a party as Urwerk so let’s take you on the ride! Back in March 1997, Martin Frei graduated from the College of Arts and Design in thw Swiss city of Lucerne. Shortly after he moved to New York where he joined other […]

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Event report Historic Grand Prix with Tudor Watches

Event report Historic Grand Prix with Tudor Watches

Last weekend we went to the Historic Grand Prix in Zandvoort which is located on the coast of Holland. This event is a trip down memory lane in the history of automotive sports. Pretty much cars from all generations are featured. Tudor, being […]

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Top Watches at Catawiki This Week

Top Watches at Catawiki This Week

Top Watches at Catawiki This Week Every week online auction platform Catawiki auctions offer over 2,000 watches from around the world. Every watch on the auctions is first reviewed by their team of watch experts to ensure quality and authenticity. Have a […]

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Sinn Spezialuhren EZM 1.1 Limited Edition

Sinn Spezialuhren EZM 1.1 Limited Edition

First introduced to the public in 1997 by Sinn, their first mission timer. An virtually unbeatable chronograph in terms of functionality and clarity, the EZM 1. Marked the ongoing development of a long range of mission timers for professional users in titanium. First […]

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Zenith Defy El Primero 21 Ceramicised Aluminium

Zenith Defy El Primero 21 Ceramicised Aluminium

Ever since the launch of the El Primero movement  in 1969, Zenith has broken an incredible amount of chronometry prizes. Being an acknowledged champion of high-frequency chronoraphs Zenith steps up with the Defy El Primero 21 taking it from 10th to 100th […]

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TAG Heuer Formula 1 No.33 Max Verstappen Special Edition

TAG Heuer Formula 1 No.33 Max Verstappen Special Edition

We joined Tag Heuer for the launch of a new Special Edition with Dutch race driver Max Verstappen. This was about all we knew before we headed towards the capital of Holland. Together with Panna world champion Jeand Doest and former football […]

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Grönefeld 1941 Remontoire bespoke series review

Grönefeld 1941 Remontoire bespoke series review

Independant watchmakers are very popular and they manage to continue their work next to the big companies. In our home country Holland we have a few of them. Today we have a look at the Grönefeld 1941 Remontoire watches. Although the name […]

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A Guide to Buying Watches at Catawiki

A Guide to Buying Watches at Catawiki

There are a number of online auctions and marketplaces out there, but one particularly great platform for purchasing watches online is Catawiki. They auction off over 2,500 watches every week and each watch must first be reviewed and approved by their team […]

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Patrick Pruniaux appointed CEO of Ulysse Nardin

Patrick Pruniaux appointed CEO of Ulysse Nardin

Kering announces the appointment of Patrick Pruniaux as the CEO of Swiss watchmaking house Ulysse Nardin, effective 28 August 2017. He will report to Albert Bensoussan, CEO of Kering Luxury – Watches and Jewellery division. Patrick Pruniaux has many years of experience […]

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Ulysse Nardin Zheng He Treasure Boat Limited

Ulysse Nardin Zheng He Treasure Boat Limited

Welcome the Classico Zheng He, a stunning new enamel timepiece. Proving once again that preserving tradition while shaping the future of watchmaking is the Ulysse Nardin way. Saluting the fascinating world of Chinese maritime history, Ulysse Nardin honors the Zheng He Treasure […]

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Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Collection Excellence Platine

Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Collection Excellence Platine

A great classic Dating back to the 1950’s comes the inspiration for the Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Collection. Minimalistic perfection with an eye for detail creating a contemporary reinterpretation from the Vacheron Constantin heritage. By doing this the well balanced lines and clean look of the dial, […]

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Launch of the new Eza Airfighter

Launch of the new Eza Airfighter

Last weekend we were invited to the official launch of the new Eza Airfighter presented by Eza Watches. This brand dates back to 1921 where it was established in Pforzheim in Germany. After becoming a manufacture in the late 50’s they suffered […]

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Catawiki: Watches with Historic Significance

Catawiki: Watches with Historic Significance

Whether they were the first to produce something new or provided a contribution to society or their own brands, a number of watches were historically significant. There are so many that paved the way into new eras that to narrow it down, […]

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Final seats exclusive Grand Seiko Experience

Final seats exclusive Grand Seiko Experience

Ever wondered why watch connoisseurs are praising Grand Seiko? Always wanted to know what it feels like to be a watch journalist going behind doors that normally stay closed? Or perhaps you are already a Grand Seiko fan and want to learn […]

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Louis Moinet Singapore Edition Watch

Louis Moinet Singapore Edition Watch

World Premiere of The First Ever Louis Moinet Singapore Edition Watch Combining Swiss Precision and Singapore Soul. Louis Moinet has launched exclusive limited edition watches as a tribute to the history and tradition of Singapore. The first presentation of this unique project will take place […]

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With Military Precision: Collectible Military Watches

With Military Precision: Collectible Military Watches

Although less common today, defense departments would collaborate with watchmakers to provide their military with the right tools for the job as early as the 1880s. These extremely accurate watches are still treasured for their unique utilitarian aesthetic and historic value. The […]

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