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Thursday, Jan 14 2016

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VIDEO: Jerome Lambert, Montblanc CEO, chooses just ONE watch to sum up the ‘new’ Montblanc

Time and Tide Watches | 14. Jan 2016 21:23 |

When I was growing up there was a phrase to describe a powerful man. It was ‘man mountain’. My dad would say, “you should see this new guy in the football club, he’s a man mountain”. Despite not being on anyone’s list for a football team, be it Aussie Rules or rugby (though …

The Tissot NBA Roadshow is Coming to Chicago | 14. Jan 2016 19:43 |

I like talking about local watch makers, and I also like bringing you word of cool watch-related events that are coming to my neck of the woods. Tissot is making a lot of noise around their new partnership with the NBA. At the moment, we do not have much in the way of new …

Follow aBlogtoWatch At The SIHH 2016 Watch Show January 18-22 With #SIHHABTW

aBlogtoWatch | 14. Jan 2016 16:53 |

Follow our coverage of SIHH 2016 with #SIHHABTW on social media, and here on We will be bringing you exciting pre-, post-, and live coverage of all the hottest new watches, with insightful articles, dazzling photography, and hands-on video, direct from the …

TAG Heuer Aquaracer 300M Watch Review & Pe’ahi Challenge 2015 Surfing

aBlogtoWatch | 14. Jan 2016 15:13 |

TAG Heuer's current tag line is "Don't Crack Under Pressure." And with their sponsorship of the World Surf League's Big Wave contests and Hawaii surfer Kai Lenny, it really rings true. Kai wore a new TAG Aquaracer 300M while surfing the 65-foot waves during the recent …

Hands on the Hamilton Khaki Field | 14. Jan 2016 14:08 |

My first watch-crush was on a Hamilton military issue field watch from the 60s. When I had a few extra bucks recently, I found a reliable substitute in the newer Hamilton Khaki Automatic. The post Hands on the Hamilton Khaki Field appeared first on


OceanicTime | 14. Jan 2016 11:23 |

By TLex The Chronomat is more unique than ever with the launch of the Chronomat 44 BLACKSTEEL, as this new version of Breitling’s flagship model once again reinvents itself with a some exciting new design features! Okay, let’s deal with the elephant in the room; Breiting …

#TBT Universal Geneve Polerouter Jet

Fratello Watches | 14. Jan 2016 10:03 |

Dress watches can provide the new or seasoned collector with a great opportunity to pick up a high quality vintage watch for a fraction of the price of a similarly aged sports specimen. Case in point, vintage Rolex Datejusts – ok, they’re not that dressy – are typically …

Vacheron Constantin Heures Créatives Watches: Traditional Jewelry-Style Beauty For Women

aBlogtoWatch | 14. Jan 2016 09:28 |

Watches & Wonders 2015 saw the debut of the new Vacheron Constantin Heures Créatives collection of timepieces for women. "New" in the technical sense, as the point of the Vacheron Constantin Heures Créatives collection is to revive classic Vacheron Constantin women's watch …

GONE IN 60 SECONDS: The A. Lange & Söhne 1815 – “200th Anniversary F.A. Lange” In honey gold video review

Time and Tide Watches | 14. Jan 2016 03:17 |

We’ve already explained what honey gold – the unique alloy used to case this special edition of A. Lange & Söhne’s 1815 – is, but it’s really a metal that benefits from close inspection. Of course, in an ideal world you visit your local Lange stockist, but if that’s not …

GONE IN 60 SECONDS: The Vacheron Constantin Historiques Cornes de Vache 1955 video review

Time and Tide Watches | 14. Jan 2016 03:17 |

One of the most elegant watches released at Watches & Wonders was the Historiques Cornes de Vache 1955 from Vacheron Constantin. The distinguished maison had an impressive run of hits last year, starting with their Harmony collection and hitting a high note with the …