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Tuesday, Jan 5 2016

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Laurent Ferrier Interview On Smartwatches & Turning A Hobby Into A Brand

aBlogtoWatch | 5. Jan 2016 16:32 |

In the world of classical, independent, and fine watchmaking, few brands or watchmakers cast a longer shadow than Laurent Ferrier. So, I was thrilled when Stephen Silver Fine Jewelry invited me to come again to their wonderful store in Menlo Park, CA, to meet the man, the …

Introducing the moVas Exotica Twin Timer | 5. Jan 2016 14:18 |

Given how popular our article on the Oulm Watches was, this latest release from moVas seems like it should be right in the wheelhouse of a great many of our readers. While the moVas Exotica Twin Timer shares some looks with those Oulm watches, this is a watch that looks to …

Speedy Tuesday – Dutch Comics Writer and Cartoonist Martin Lodewijk (Agent 327) Wearing A Speedmaster

Fratello Watches | 5. Jan 2016 14:18 |

I am by no means a fan of watch brands using certain ambassadors to endorse their watches and did a thorough and much-read article on that about a year ago (here). However, I also get the fact that watches need to be sold and that some customers actually like to be …

Roger Smith Series 4 Triple Calendar Moonphase Watch Hands-On Preview

aBlogtoWatch | 5. Jan 2016 09:48 |

At SalonQP 2015, Isle of Man-based independent watch maker Roger Smith debuted four new watches - sort of. These new timepieces are considered to be his "first series of watches," meaning that they won't all be one-off pieces. Smith began producing watches back in 2001 and, …

GONE IN 60 SECONDS: The Montblanc Heritage Chronométrie Dual Time Vasco da Gama video review

Time and Tide Watches | 5. Jan 2016 00:33 |

The latest addition to Montblanc’s Vasco da Gama range – a broad collection of limited editions that celebrates the spirit of adventure and exploration – is the Dual Time Vasco da Gama. Clean and clever, the Dual Time was one of Montblanc’s most popular SIHH 2015 releases, …