Orient operates in the middle price segment, but it must be borne in mind that during the “quartz crisis” (the 1970s), the company did not switch to the mass production of quartz watches, but focused on improving the mechanical ones. It is also important that Orient manufactures precision mechanical parts and electronic components for Seiko. […]
Despite its relative youth, the watch brand Raymond Weil, created by Raymond Weil in Geneva in 1976 (at the height of the “quartz crisis”), enjoys a high reputation in the world of Haute Horlogerie. The main direction of the brand’s work is watching in the “affordable luxury” segment, and one of the main slogans is […]
Armani Exchange (A | X) – one of the most affordable, youth, sometimes provocative line of things from Giorgio Armani. The best ideas of a fashion house and strict quality control are the components of the success of this brand’s wristwatches. A | X is the latest trends, a variety of offers and an accurate […]
The Aikon collection, created in the image of the legendary Calypso series, is a real gem of the Swiss brand Maurice Lacroix. Elegant models combine the traditions of watchmaking, high-quality materials, and modern technology. Today we will consider a novelty – the limited-edition Maurice Lacroix AI6018-PVB01-331-1 watch, released in an edition of only 500 pieces.
The Swiss manufacturer Frederique Constant once again attracts the attention of connoisseurs of watch art with a revolutionary release – this year’s novelty is equipped with a hybrid manufactory mechanism and combines three unique technologies at once.
The Japanese watch brand Orient has recently become part of the Epson conglomerate, retaining its basic principles. The brand still offers high-quality Japanese watches for reasonable money. In the review today – both the absolute novelties and the restyling of the hits that have already become part of the story. All three models of orient […]
Traser is a watch manufacturing company that has made a name for itself in very little time, but for good reason. This watch making company has set itself apart and gained unbelievable recognition all over the world, mainly because it has made itself the king in one main niche market: the military market. It isn’t […]
Watch replacement parts sometimes a sensitive topic. In one of the last posts, I introduced you to the very affordable Glashütte Spezichron and showed that buying and subsequently repairing/revising a vintage watch does not have to be expensive. It was also relatively easy to find a watchmaker who could revise this watch and had enough […]
Of course, I could write a detailed article about one of my personal highlights of this year’s Baselworld itself. This refers to the new edition of the Certina DS PH200M. But it would be even better if someone would write him who was directly involved in this project, a proven vintage Certina DS PH200M fan […]
Some watches are used to tell us the time, and expensive watches use us to communicate that we are the whole world. At present, it is no longer just a matter of status and distinction. It is synonymous with power, having what no one else on the planet can get, however much they want it. […]