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Grand Seiko

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Review: Grand Seiko Elegance GMT Ref. SBGM221

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Grand Seiko is a true independent manufacture without an obfuscated history. The line was founded in 1960, and it was the start of Seiko’s efforts …
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Baselworld 2019: First Look at the Grand Seiko Elegance SBGY003

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To celebrate 20 years of the Spring Drive movement, Grand Seiko have unveiled the SBGY003 as part of the new Elegance Collection. Combining the power …
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The Purge: Paring Down To a Two-Watch Collection – Ilya’s Picks

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I recently went on a bit of a selling spree in an attempt to downsize my personal collection into something a bit more manageable. Frankly, …
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Hands-On: Grand Seiko Elegance Collection (Refs. SBGK002, SBGK004, SBGK005, and SBGK006)

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The Elegance Collection is, as the name suggests, home to Grand Seiko’s dressier watches. You won’t find one of Grand Seiko’s big chronos or divers …
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Introducing the New Grand Seiko Elegance Collection (Refs. SBGK002, SBGK004, SBGK005, and SBGK006) and 9S63 Caliber

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We’re not that far out from Baselworld 2019, and Grand Seiko is already dropping the goods. The storied Japanese brand has just debuted a series …
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Three Exclusive and JDM Grand Seikos, Now Available at NYC’s Watches of Switzerland

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When I was in Japan a few months back, I had the opportunity to handle my fair share of Japanese Domestic Model (JDM) Grand Seiko …
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Introducing the Grand Seiko Ref. SBGA384, SBGA385, and SBGA387—Three US-Exclusive Limited Editions

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American watch-heads no longer have to endure Grand Seiko’s Japan-only releases. We can now rejoice that Grand Seiko—an independent watch company since 2016—is offering their …
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Introducing the Grand Seiko Sport 9F86 Quartz GMT

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To celebrate 25 years of their venerable 9F quartz movement, Grand Seiko has just announced three new handsome GMT models. Grand Seiko has adapted the …
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Introducing the Grand Seiko 9F 25th Anniversary Limited Editions, refs. SBGV238 and SBGT241

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When Seiko killed off Grand Seiko in 1975, few mourned its passing. As the last unloved mechanical Grand Seikos left the workbench, almost everyone was …