A glimpse in the future with Longines V.H.P

Progress is inevitable and one way or another it will take you with it like an ocean wave. So why not embrace it? The same thing applies to the horological parts of our lives. Overall, the progress is there (I am not referring to the classic watchmaking or to the Haute Horlogerie manual techniques): from the first quartz watch the …

When Christopher Ward and Morgan Motor Company team up

Last November Christopher Ward and Morgan Motor Company announced their exciting partnership that gives the possibility to the British brand to take inspiration from the craftsmanship and engineering that sits at the heart of the Morgan philosophy. Mike France, Christopher Ward co-founder, said: “The form and performance of beautiful classic cars has always influenced the wider watch industry, but especially …

Miang – the highly customizable watch

This is your last chance to get a super early bird of the new and highly customizable Miang Copenhagen Bespoke as it is on Kickstarter until March 28th. With 20 Million design variations this watch is probably the world’s most customizable watch. In 2015, the Denmark based brand launched their very first watch, the customizable Flash Automatic GMT which was …

Introducing the Brellum Duobox Chronomètre Black Edition

Only a few months of existence and already a big success for Brellum Swiss Watchmaking. The Duobox Chronometer has been officially unveiled in December 2016 with a blue and a silver version and was received by both watch enthusiasts and press with an extraordinary welcome. The ingredients are simple: a high-performance movement, a vintage design, quality finishes, the whole Swiss …

Introducing the Isotope Rider Jumping-Hour

A jumping hour watch for less than 2500$… Seriously is it possible ? Apparently yes and it comes from Isotope Watch. If you’re not familiar with the brand you have to know that it is run by North London based entrepreneur Jose Mendes Miranda. It was created in November 2015 but the idea came in mind 5 years ago. It’s …

Hands-on with the Memomem

With some watches, you wonder how they look when you actually hold them in your hands. This is most certainly the case with Memomem, as they offer an incredible array of options to custom makes your watch. We had one made as well, to see how the result would be. In the flesh is still quite different from a render …

The new classic – Straton Syncro

I see, more and more in the last years, a comeback of the classic watches designs. I could not be happier to have the opportunity to choose between a wide range of new, modern ideas and reiterated classic designs, most of them iconic, especially when these come with an affordable price tag. A modern watch with a classic design comes …

The 3rd Re-Launch Edition of Lebois & Co Avantgarde Date

Already 35% funded and only 16 days to go… Will you be one of their proud backer and get one of the 100 Avantgarde Date (3rd re-Launch Edition) from Lebois & Co ? This piece is a Watchisthis favorite and it’s available right now on Kickstarter. Here we like watches of course but we also love beautiful stories, and Lebois&Co …

The rise of the machines – Alpina Seastrong Horological Smartwatch

Smartwatches have now a few years of history – from the first connected watches, the Seiko RC Series in 1984 till the well-known Apple watch, the smart watches are considered by some the future of watchmaking, but this remains to be seen… Personally, I prefer to have a classic watch at my wrist, it doesn’t matter if it’s quartz or …

Introducing the Edox Les Bemonts Shade of Time

Swiss watch brand Edox introduces a striking addition to its Les Bemonts collection – The Les Bemonts Automatic Shade of Time. Note that “Les Bémonts” is a pictoresque forest situated just a few meters from the EDOX factory, and that’s why the brand decided to use this name. The timepiece collection features classical design with pure and timeless lines and …