Introducing Our New Managing Editor, Blake Buettner
2 hours ago, watch_wornandwound

Dear readers, Today we’re excited to introduce you to our new Managing Editor, Blake Buettner. A veteran of the watch world, he brings with him years of experience and a wealth of knowledge. We’ve known and worked with Blake for a long time, and many of you are likely familiar with his work, so it […] The post Introducing Our New Managing Editor, Blake Buettner appeared first on Worn & Wound....

Omega Speedmaster Professional 3592.50 With Caliber 863
2 hours ago, watch_fratellowatches

In recent months, we get more questions about the 1990s Speedmaster Professional watches than ever. The ones with tritium dials and hands, that tend to age nicely and turn yellow. It is something I’ve been saying all along — the 1990s Moonwatch is the next best thing! You can still find them with boxes and […] Visit Omega Speedmaster Professional 3592.50 With Caliber 863 to read the full article....

Hands-On: The Hublot Big Bang Sang Bleu II
3 hours ago, watch_hodinkee

A different kind of blue blood. ...

Introducing – The Armin Strom Gravity Equal Force System 78, now in Pink Gold (Live Pics & Price)
4 hours ago, watch_monochrome

Launched at the end of 2019, the Armin Strom Gravity Equal Force is the modern yet traditionally elegant fruition of the brand’s research for new solutions to deliver consistent power in mechanical watches. If its architectural movement with three parallel bridges is reminiscent of the pocket watches of yesteryear, it also packs several original solutions. […]...

Armin Strom Debuts Gravity Equal Force In Rose Gold
4 hours ago, watch_ablogtowatch

Although traditional mechanical movements are no longer the pinnacle of timekeeping accuracy they have been in the past, the science of mechanical horology is still a constantly evolving field with brands across the industry creating new and more efficient iterations on this centuries-old principle. Armin Strom is certainly no exception to this, as it demonstrated […] The post Armin Strom Debuts Gravity Equal Force In Rose Gold appeared first on aBlogtoWatch....

Designing Watches For A Market On The Move
7 hours ago, watch_fratellowatches

One thing that becomes very quickly apparent when your business is reviewing watches for a global audience, is that everyone has an opinion of what a watch should look like. Thankfully, the vast majority of watch lovers seem open to being persuaded by something new. Many actively enjoy having their minds changed. Or, at the […] Visit Designing Watches For A Market On The Move to read the full article....

Hands-On: Formex Essence Leggera Forged Carbon Watch
9 hours ago, watch_ablogtowatch

The Essence watch collection was an important break-out product for Swiss Formex because it combined noteworthy elements of the brand’s core DNA with a versatile and modern sports watch experience that was conservative enough for mainstream appeal. Products like the Essence help companies like Formex (and others who manage to release similarly successful products) exit […] The post Hands-On: Formex Essence Leggera Forged Carbon Watch appeared first on aBlogtoWatch....

Exploring The Wempe Glashütte Iron Walker Collection
11 hours ago, watch_fratellowatches

Wempe Glashütte, the watch-manufacturing spin-off of one of Germany’s major retailers, has, with its new Iron Walker collection, presented its contribution to the oft-debated watch category: The steel sports watch with an integrated steel bracelet. Just like any other retailer, Wempe is currently unable to meet consumer demand for steel sports watches from Rolex and […] Visit Exploring The Wempe Glashütte Iron Walker Collection to read the full article....

Here are Two New, And Completely Different Hamiltons: A Jazzmaster with a Skeleton Dial, and a Khaki Navy Scuba that’s Sized Just Right
21 hours ago, watch_wornandwound

It’s fair to say that Hamilton is a brand that’s a Worn & Wound staple. We cover them frequently and are genuinely big fans of their catalog, from retro military inspired pieces, to sporty chronographs, and their many watches with connections to film. But there are still a lot of watches under the Hamilton banner […] The post Here are Two New, And Completely Different Hamiltons: A Jazzmaster with a Skeleton Dial, and a Khaki Navy Scuba that’s Sized Just Right appeared first on Worn & Wound....

Hands-on – TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 02 “Grand Prix de Monaco Historique” Edition
23 hours ago, watch_monochrome

Racing along the tight curves of the Formula 1 city circuit, historic cars compete in the Grand Prix de Monaco Historique, a reference in the motoring world and one of the most important historic car racing events. TAG Heuer, maker of iconic racing chronographs, including the Monaco, was already the Official Watch of the Monaco […]...

Hands-On: The Seiko Prospex SNJ029 Solar Diver
23 hours ago, watch_hodinkee

Be your own action hero....

Editors' Picks: Our Favorite Chronographs From The 2020 New Releases
1 day ago, watch_hodinkee

HODINKEE editors look back at the year in everyone's favorite complication....

Omega’s New Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon “Alinghi,” and a Look Back at the DSOTM Lineup
1 day ago, watch_wornandwound

Omega is often the target of (mostly) good natured jabs from the watch enthusiast community for their tendency to reintroduce the Speedmaster in limited edition guises that may stretch the definition of the word “limited” in the first place. But you can’t blame them: the Moonwatch is one of only a small handful of truly […] The post Omega’s New Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon “Alinghi,” and a Look Back at the DSOTM Lineup appeared first on Worn & Wound....

Watch On Your Wrist? Fratello Instagram Contest 2020 — Round 8

Welcome back to our Watch On Your Wrist? Instagram extravaganza! Tag your watch snaps with #fratellowatches to be in with a chance to win! Every week, we select four images. You can vote in the article for your favorite image. The winner moves on to the semi-final round (held every fifth week between the previous […] Visit Watch On Your Wrist? Fratello Instagram Contest 2020 — Round 8 to read the full article....

HODINKEE Radio: Episode 99: Golfer Rory McIlroy And Collectability's John Reardon
1 day ago, watch_hodinkee

Whether you're interested in PGA Championships or Supercomplications, you don't want to miss this one....

Introducing – The Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe, Now in Sedna Gold
1 day ago, watch_monochrome

When referring to the Blancpain Fifty Fathoms, one of the most enduring dive watches on the market and a pioneer of the genre launched in 1953, we should actually mention two different watches. The first is the large and robust version, with its distinctive sapphire bezel. The second is a sleeker model, with an instrumental […]...

Introducing – Favre Leuba Sky Chief Date 43mm, Now with Green and White Dials
1 day ago, watch_monochrome

Next to the bold and technical Raider Harpoon, Bivouac 9000 or Bathy 120 Memodepth, the Favre Leuba Sky Chief Date is the brand’s most classic offering. Nonetheless, the model retains an asserted personality. In particular, its round case stands out with its signature “bridge” shaping the profile of the case and its faceted bezel. After […]...

Watch Review: Ball Engineer Master II Diver Worldtime (2020 Version)
1 day ago, watch_ablogtowatch

What I like about Ball watches is that they like to revisit their popular models and keep tweaking them over time. This gives Ball products a very iterative feel, which means that new models tend to be improvements of existing models. That is exactly the case with the Swiss watch maker’s Engineer Master II Diver […] The post Watch Review: Ball Engineer Master II Diver Worldtime (2020 Version) appeared first on aBlogtoWatch....

Top-5 Oris Limited Edition Dive Watches Connected To Life In The Water

The brand responsible for the biggest smile on my face recently when it comes to watches is Oris. But there is also a serious side to the brand. For a decade now the brand has been releasing a string of Aquis limited editions that are inspired by stories and organizations that are connected to taking […] Visit Top-5 Oris Limited Edition Dive Watches Connected To Life In The Water to read the full article....

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