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Allen Farmelo

At age 7 Allen fell in love with a Timex boy's dive watch his parents gave him, and he's taken comfort in wearing a watch ever since. Allen is especially curious about digital technology having inspired a revival of analog technology, long-lasting handmade goods, and classic fashion. He lives in a one-room schoolhouse in The Hudson Valley with his partner and two orange cats.
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Review: Gavox Legacy Power Reserve

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Few other than Michael Happé of Gavox Watches would construe a power reserve indicator as …
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Review: DuFrane Barton Springs 656 Diver

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It sucks when your secret spot becomes a global destination, and few cities can claim that as emphatically as Austin, Texas, home to DuFrane Watches. …
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Introducing the Brellum Wyvern Manufacture LE.1 and LE.2

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Brellum is an independent brand with fourth-generation Swiss watchmaker, Sebastien Muller, at the helm. Known for impressive design and build quality with mellow pricing, Brellum …
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Introducing the Nomos Orion 33 and 38 in Midnight Blue

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Classy midnight blue and gold dials, minimalist Bauhaus design, an in-house movement, long luscious lugs, and killer casework starting at $1,920? That can only be …
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Introducing the MK II Cruxible

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Watches based on WWII mil-spec designs are, it seems, a dime a dozen these days, so what can be done to make such a watch …
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Introducing the REC 901 RS Limited Edition Made From a Salvaged ’73 Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7

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Denmark’s REC Watches salvages materials from interesting and significant cars and planes and builds watches with them. Somehow they got their hands on a 1973 …
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Review: Zelos Mako 500m Bronze Diver

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Despite the various conventions a dive watch must adhere to, the Zelos Mako manages to remain entirely unconventional. And it’s not just the bronze case …
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First Look: Bremont’s Supersonic 8-Day Chronometer Celebrates the Concorde Jet’s 50th Anniversary

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Fifty years ago, a commercial jet began flying across the Atlantic at speeds nearly double the speed of sound. The Concorde Jet was not the …
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Sinn Introduces Four New Watches for MunichTime

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Sinn has just announced four new limited edition watches in anticipation of Germany’s watch fair, …