January2012

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide: Red Watches

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Well…here it comes again. Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is approaching. And with …
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Product Watch: DubStraps

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A few months ago, we did a roundup of military style strap manufacturers, and since that time we’ve gotten a lot of positive feedback from …
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Review: Techné Sparrowhawk II

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The Techné Sparrowhawk II stands out in the inexpensive chronograph market. It is a well-executed aviator with sharp styling, great build quality and the added …
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Steinhart Apollon Chronograph

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Back in September we wrote about the Steinhart Apollon when it was first announced.  We were excited to see such a unique new watch with …
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Initial Impressions: Regattare 2011

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“Stay minimal, be bold.” So say the design principles of the New Zealand watch company Magrette.  The company’s founder, Dion Wynyard McAsey, was nice enough …
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“The Clock” by Christian Marclay

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“The Clock” by artist Christian Marclay is perhaps the most epic of functioning clocks in existence. No, it does not have a crazy mechanism at …
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Initial Impressions: Techné Sparrowhawk II

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*Check out our full review of the Techne Sparrowhawk II here.  The Techné Sparrowhawk II is a watch that we’ve had on our radar for …
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Review: Helson Skindiver

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You can’t talk about the Helson Skindiver without talking about the Blancpain Fifty Fathoms. This isn’t just because it is essentially a replica (aesthetically speaking) …
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An Introduction to Russian Watches

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When I first became familiar with the genre of Soviet era Russian watches I was …