About 20 years ago, watchmakers who were working behind the scenes to develop and construct complications for major brands began stepping out of the shadows and marketing watches under their own names – Christophe Claret, Richard Mille, Peter Speake-Marin, and Franck Muller, to name a few.
In yesterday’s Seiko review , I stated that the SRPA83 felt severely out of place on my wrist, what with my diving being limited to desks and the local pool on occasion.
A New York institution since it first opened in the lobby of the Waldorf Astoria in 1977, Cellini Jewelers recently found a new home at 430 Park Avenue. Forced to relocate after the grand hotel shuttered its doors for renovations in March 2017, founder Leon Adams picked a premium location in the beating heart of Midtown Manhattan for the flagship boutique. The new Cellini boutique is located at 430 Park Avenue in New York City
Who says the watch industry doesn’t bring varied cultures together? With the Los Craneos timepiece from Alexander Shorokhoff, we have a tribute to a Mexican artistic icon, designed by a Russian watchmaker, and made in Germany using two Swiss movements. The Alexander Shorokhoff Los Craneos is limited to 47 pieces.
We here at WWR have long been fans of Seiko. In fact, our default recommendation, when someone asks for a watch suggestion, is to check out the Seiko Monster line.
As you can probably guess, I love to write and I wanted to share something cool I’ve been working on for the past two years – a new book in the Mytro trilogy called Nayzun. This is the second book in the Mytro series and takes your favorite heroes from Brooklyn to Barcelona to Iceland to the edge of space. It’s a labor of love and I’m writing these books for kids who love travel, trains, and strange new places
For those of you who have been closely following this series, it’s no secret I have a keen affinity for Seiko. A vintage Seiko 5 happened to be my first mechanical watch , the Grand Seiko 62GS was the second piece I covered writing for WatchTime, the Seiko Marinemaster Professional 1000m was one of the first watches I took an extended field trip to photograph, and it was the Re-creation of the First Grand Seiko that was the most recent of the brand’s releases to be featured in “Vintage Eye” last September
Since today is the Royal Wedding between Prince Harry and the American actress Meghan Markle, we figured it appropriate to publish a conversation we recently had with Giles English, co-founder of the British watch company Bremont . Read on to find out why Giles, and his brother Nick, chose a career in the watch industry, what his favorite complication is, and what member of the Royal Family he’d like to see wearing a Bremont.
This is the final article in a three-part series on bronze watches by contributing writer Justin Mastine-Frost .
This month Carl F. Bucherer announced a new “retro” variation within their Manero Flyback collection (which currently includes six other versions).