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A Bauhaus Inspired Guide

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Open from 1919 to 1933, the Bauhaus was a sort of Utopian school of art, craft and architecture that has had a major and lasting …

Watch Curmudgeon: How Little Did You Pay For That Watch?

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What do you think a gorgeous watch should cost that’s meticulously crafted, and features a fine ETA automatic movement, a thick, domed sapphire crystal, state-of-the-art …
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The Defakto Detail, Now in PVD

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In August, we reviewed the Detail, the first quartz offering from Defakto, a German brand with the reputation for making gorgeous, minimal wristwatches.  The Detail is …
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Review: Defakto Detail

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When we found out a few weeks ago that Defakto had released a new watch, we got very excited. They are one of the few …
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Defakto Detail

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Back in November, we reviewed the Defakto Eins Nachtschicht, the ETA powered one handed timepiece by German watch maker Raphael Ickler.   What we found to …
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Chain Clocks: A Wall Mounted Mechanism for Time Telling

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Though we mainly discuss timepieces that are strapped to the wrist, it should be of no surprise that clocks are of interest to w&w as …

Watch Lust: MeisterSinger Singulator

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The MeisterSinger Singulator is not to be confused with a regulator… Well, that’s not really true. Basically, it IS a regulator (like the Louis Erard …
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Holiday Gift Guide: Watch Picks For Guys

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If you are like us, then you buy your holiday gifts at the very last moment…night before, day of, two weeks after, etc. So, in …
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Review: DEFAKTO Eins Nachtschicht

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The Defakto Nachschicht (Nightshift) is the first one-handed watch I have had the chance to wear, and using it is a unique experience. Generally speaking, …