Last summer Stranger took a plunge into a sea filled with diver watches with their Ocean Predator collection, consisting of four colour versions of the same model, a 44 mm piece with an internal rotating bezel and watch dials with a unique texture. They sent me recently two watches to take them on a “test […]

I can’t help but start my review with a cliché observation, time flies. Exactly three years ago, I posted the story about the birth of an Australian brand, Melbourne Watch Company, that was presenting their debut model the Flinders Automatic, named after a Melbourne landmark. While to me, it seems like it was yesterday, these […]

Hamilton’s new Broadway line of watches celebrates an urban aesthetic. Even in the sportiest version that I test drove (chronograph, with a tachymetre bezel), the design vocabulary — with its darker colour palette, vertical lines, and flashes of bright silver — has a cityscape of tall buildings, broad thoroughfares, and illuminated metal structures as its […]

I don’t think KLOKERS needs an introduction. I’m sure you heard of them, you saw their watches, either on Kickstarter or on a watch blog/forum, maybe even on the wrist of a fellow watch collector. I know a watch snob who would never consider a microbrand, yet he signed up to pre-order a KLOKERS from […]