The American Watchmakers-Clockmakers Institute (AWCI), which provides professional training and certification to watchmakers in the US and issues the CW21 (Certified Watchmaker of the 21st Century) and CMW21 (Certified Master Watchmaker of the 21st Century) certifications, is coming to New York and partnering with Grand Central Watch to offer a limit number of watch enthusiasts a…
While there are a lot of brands producing fliegers (aka, those very German-style pilot watches), we have not seen a lot of them come up on Kickstarter. Sure, we did cover a quartz one a little bit ago ( here ), but divers seem to be much more popular. Well, no matter
Dangerous creatures have always held a magical attraction. In this feature from the WatchTime Special Design Issue 2019, on sale now , we look at five exciting horological creations that reveal this fascination
To mark the 80th anniversary of the model, Oris has introduced the Big Crown Pointer Date 80th Anniversary Edition (Ref. 01 754 7741 3167-07 5 20 58BR), a special piece with a 40mm case, fluted bezel and oversized crown cast in bronze, and a striking green dial.
Breitling introduced its Navitimer 1 B03 Rattrapante 45, outfitted with the venerable brand’s first in-house split-seconds chronograph movement, in 2017. At the recent Breitling Summit in London, whose centerpiece launch was the new Premier collection, Breitling unveiled a new limited version with a “Stratos gray” dial, available for sale exclusively at the brand’s 70 boutiques worldwide. Breitling Navitimer 1 B03 Rattrapante-45 Boutique Edition with Stratos gray dial The timepiece’s boldly proportioned, 45-mm case is made of stainless steel, outfitted with a convex, double-nonreflective coated sapphire crystal over the dial.
We’ve focused on a variety of different items you might want to take with you to the gym, i ncluding fitness-tracking watches and even shoes .
Since its launch in mid-2016, Brellum has quickly become a leader in the arena of small-scale, value-focused Swiss watchmaking.
Following Autodromo’s Group B Series watch last year, the company launched the Series 2 at the 2018 Windup Watch Fair, in Chelsea earlier this month. For this new iteration, the Group B Series 2, there are three dial options, and a new steel case, with some of the components made in titanium.
When it comes to pens, you’ve got a lot of different avenues you can go. You can go cheap and plentiful (think the ones stocked at the office) that are just replaced whenever it breaks, runs out, or is lost. You can get very compact (and sometimes weapon-ish) ones if you’re going the tactical EDC route
Many watch collectors cherish the opportunity to wear a timepiece that few others have owned or even seen, or even one for which only a single piece was ever sold. But rare indeed is the opportunity to strap on a watch that is not only unique but has never even been made available to the public.”Panerai: The Prototypes,” hosted by Sotheby’s from November 12 – 19, is an exclusive online auction of three unique pieces, all prototypes, from Officine Panerai, coinciding with the first anniversary of the brand’s flagship store on Bond Street in London. Here is the lowdown on all three timepieces