It was about three years ago that I first wrote about Erroyl, an Australian microbrand that is close to my heart. At that time, I asked that someone, please explain me the Australian enigma, how come so many fantastic watch microbrands are based there? I still could not get my head around it and I […]

If I had seen this watch 15 or 20 years ago, I would have said, “Yuck! That’s tacky — especially the gold-toned hands and markers.” Fast forward to 2017 and this watch is incredibly cool. When this watch was launched, last year, I knew I would get one. I stared at the pictures for hours. […]

It was on Microbrand Watches Facebook group that I discovered this project that brings together Elegantsis, a Taiwan-based watch brand with JSK Moto, a motorcycle design company from California. It was the red model, the Rhodium Omega that really caught my attention with its bold racing attitude. It looked like a watch that craves for open […]

TimeCaptain wrote about our visit at Bijouterie Dominic in Montreal’s Little Italy. They are the only authorized dealer in Quebec to carry the brand with a star and having only one location, it is THE place in Montreal to have access to the latest Zenith models. If TimeCaptain fell for the El Primero Range Rover, me, I […]

Every so often, a timepiece comes along that just captures your attention. During our recent visit to Bijouterie Dominic in Montreal’s Little Italy, I found such a timepiece. Behold — the Longines Heritage Military. I saw it in the display case on the wall behind the counter. I was about ten feet away from it […]