Introducing the Tate Wade Bokeh watch

On Kickstarter we find to often classical and simple watches with nothing exciting and sometimes you fall in front of something really appealing. Wade Park and Stephan Roesli are the two entrepreneurs behind the Tate Wade brand. They came up with the concept of a watch back in 2015 and on May 2nd, 2017 they finally launched their Kickstarter campaign – Which …

Pramzius Trans-Siberian Railroad inspired by pocket watch

The North-American family-owned, Détente Watch Group based in Connecticut, is since two decades importer of Eastern European and Russian watches. The brands that Détente Watch Group represents in the US include Vostok-Europe, Sturmanskie and Tsikolia. The company was involved in the design and development of the watches dedicated to North America, that’s why they decided to use their knowledges and created …

NOWA Shaper – World’s Thinnest Hybrid Smartwatch

The combination between a classical watch and a smart function in a single timepiece, a hybrid Watch, is not new on the market: at the beginning of the year, the well-known watch brand Alpina released an affordable Swiss Made watch – the Seastrong Horological Smartwatch, a classical looking diver watch with a smart core, reviewed by Watchisthis?!Magazine here; last week …

Special offer on all Florijn watches

Some watches are the result of a true labor of love, carefully developed with an eye for detail, with few expenses spared. Such watches usually reside in the higher price categories, but not always. It took two years for Florijn to develop its first, and currently only, model. A diver by name, but a desk diver in reality. That is …

Watch I love: Hamilton FLINTRIDGE

I have to admit that my first love from Hamilton was the PAN EUROP but for today I want to present, from the American Classic Collection, the Flintridge which is seriously appealing to me. This really interesting watch was inspired from the design perspective of the 1930s Flintridge. This one was originally created as a sports timepiece but honestly you can …

SD-09 Spacecraft – When outer space is an inspiration

The Hong Kong based watch company SD-09 is trying to add to the market, using the best materials, craftsmanship and distinctive designs, a new appealing watch – the SD-09™ Spacecraft Timepiece which is inspired by space. The watch with a weight of 230grams comes with a 316L stainless steel case measuring 42mm in diameter and 14 mm in thickness. The …

Just letters – QLOCKTWO W by Biegert and Funk

The “no hands” watches are not a novelty today: from the simple and now classical digital Casio watches to extremely complicated mechanical watches which display numbers using mechanical solutions, the watches with no hands have always been on the wrist of people searching for something original or for people that just don’t like the classical hands watches. The watches from …

Interesting move for Auguste Reymond

As far as I know Kickstarter was always intended for start-ups but now Swiss brand Auguste Reymond decided to jump on it. That’s quite fun as I had this discussion with several young brands during Baselworld 2017. The discussion were always on the topic of sales and extra visibility. To be honest I think that even for established brands (young …

The perfect hybrid smartwatch? ZETime by MyKronoz Switzerland

We are witnessing an entire horological revolution: classical watches towards smart watches and smartwatches towards classical watches.  Just think on how classic watches are going smarter like the Longines VHP, which is actually a smart watch with micro-processors and sensors but doesn’t synchronize with phone and doesn’t have notifications. On the other hand, think at the smartwaches, for instance Samsung …

Introducing Henry London Heritage Automatic Collection

Launched in October 2015 by two young designers, Henry London is quite a new brand but they already have many different ranges of watches, always with elegant colors and classic shapes. They also think of the ladies, since the quantity of watches intended for the female wrists is impressive. The whole brand is inspired by a vintage Swiss watch found …