Today, officials from Omega in the presence of IOC members, political figures and organisers of the PyeongChang Olympic games, have started the countdown to the next Winter Games that will start in exactly one year from today. It is a reminder for us, fans of winter sports, that the PyeongChang 2018 are not far away, […]

Yesterday there was a huge tsunami sweeping watch blogs and the specialized media in general. The epicenter was in Japan, more specifically at the headquarters of Citizen Watch Co., with the announcement of their agreement to acquire Frederique Constant Holding SA and its subsidiary brands: FC, Alpina, and Ateliers DeMonaco. In the press release, it […]

The Grand Seiko family introduced their new babies to the public at Baselworld, a sportier collection with black ceramic shells and a dressy platinum model with eight days of power reserve. Both of them are equipped with Spring Drive movements, offering the incredible accuracy of +/- 15 seconds a month. What is a Spring Drive? […]

It is quite unusual for Swatch to make headlines on the second hand market, but when you got the largest private Swatch collection going under hammer, it won’t pass unnoticed. Over the years, Paul Dunkel, a passionate European collector, acquired more than 5,800 elements, including exclusive prototypes, limited and special edition Swatch watches from 1983 […]

According to the Chinese lunar calendar, on February 19, we entered the Year of the Goat. The Chinese zodiac is a generous subject that offers endless possibilities for craftsmen of all walks. Watchmakers are no different, there are more and more that are jumping on this occasion, to create timepieces inspired by the animal sign […]