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Christian Alexandersen

Christian discovered his love for watches around the same time he discovered he could make a living as a writer. An award-winning journalist, Christian has covered everything from presidential campaigns to princess tea parties. Now, he's combining his passion for vintage watches with his passion for writing. Christian lives and works out of central Pennsylvania.
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A Tale of Two Speedies: the “Speedy Tuesday” LE and a Basel Preview

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As watch collectors all over the world await the newest watches to be released, Omega …
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A.M. Cook Wristwatch: Building American Watchmaking from the Ground Up

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The face of American watchmaking is not a large company. It is small groups of men and women building watches in machine shops, garages and …

Field Test: the Casio G-Shock DW-5600E-1V Braves the Elements in Iceland

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Days before leaving for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure to Iceland, I had already answered the question that plagued my mind the most: which watch should I …
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Introducing the MOSKITO: a Soprod-Powered, Analog Smart Watch Designed for Cycling Enthusiasts

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If you’ve ever wanted a chronometer, analog speedometer, distance calculator and basic smart watch all in one watch, the new MOSKITO watch—a Swiss made, Soprod …
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VERO Watches Brings Transparency and Makes Strides Toward American Watchmaking

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Truth and transparency are the guiding principles behind the aptly-named VERO Watches. Vero—Latin for “truth”—wants its customers to be well-informed, so they’re being upfront about …
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Frederique Constant Reinvents the Classic and Alpina Introduces a New Startimer Pilot Chronograph

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There’s beauty in simplicity. It’s a concept often forgotten by watchmakers trying to come up with new complications and wild dial designs. But it’s not …