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Brad Homes

Brad stumbled into the watch world in 2011 and has been falling down the rabbit hole ever since. Based in London, Brad's interests lie in anything that ticks, sweeps or hums and is slightly off the beaten track.
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The Bell & Ross BR 05 Gets A GMT Hand

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Bell & Ross are back with another update to the BR 05 – their take …
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Meet The Instrumentum, A New Titanium Tool Watch From Arken

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Titanium for a tool watch is a good combination. The dull gray of a blasted titanium finish offers the ruggedness and no-nonsense sobriety that a …
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FEARS Celebrates Their 175th Anniversary With Archival Series

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In its 175th year since founding, Fears launch the debut model in their new Archival family – a series which aims to recreate specific pieces …
Review / Featured

Owner’s Review: The Bell & Ross BR0392-AVIA-CA

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Although Bell & Ross are pretty much synonymous with square cased watches, they didn’t start out that way. In fact, a sizeable proportion of their …
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Introducing New Titanium Pilot-Diver Mission Watches From Redux & Co

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If the idea of Pilot-Diver Mission watches seems a little vague or confusing to you – don’t worry, you’re not alone. Redux & Co have …
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Fears Introduces Platinum Cased Brunswick

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Fears designs have largely stayed true to their tagline of “Elegant Simplicity”, even with the introduction of their Blue, Salmon and Midas Gold versions of …
Review / Review

Review: The Direnzo DRZ04

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I’ve followed the progress of Direnzo for a few years now, watching from the sides as the brand has cultivated its own distinctive combination of …
Review / Hands-On

Hands-On With The Iridium Torpedo

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For a new brand aiming to produce watches at, or under, the $500 mark the safest route is often to make a dive watch. To …
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Hands-On With The Batavi Architect

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I can’t recall seeing a watch like this in person before. I’ve seen wooden watches …