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Grand Seiko

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Hands-On: Grand Seiko Ref. SBGE249 “Blizzard” for Timeless Luxury Watches

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I don’t think any brand has had quite the ride that Grand Seiko has been …
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Introducing the Grand Seiko Refs. SBGK007 and SBGK009

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One of Grand Seiko’s newest and most interesting calibers is making its way into two new models in their Elegance collection. The Elegance collection is …
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Introducing the Grand Seiko Spring Drive GMT Ref. SBGE249 (Limited Edition with Timeless Luxury)

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From the beloved “snowflake” and  the Mt. Iwate variants of recent years, to the recent Seasons collection, Grand Seiko has a proud tradition of creating …
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Meet the One-Man Shop Restoring Vintage Seiko Cases, One Zaratsu Polish at a Time

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Kamil Dunkowski, an expert watch refinisher and restorer based in Poland, is obsessed with zaratsu polishing. “For me, zaratsu is all about reflection of the …
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Review: Grand Seiko Refs. SBGV243 and SBGV245 — Two Watches That Will Have You Rethinking Quartz

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Watch enthusiasts are a persnickety bunch, and no time is that more true than when quartz watches enter the fray. “It’s just a quartz watch” …
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First Look at the USA-Exclusive Grand Seiko Seasons Collection (Refs. SBGH271, SBGH273, SBGA413, and SBGA415)

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Grand Seiko’s designs and general aesthetics are often said to be inspired by the nature. We see this in the “Snowflake,” perhaps their most iconic …
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The Worn & Wound Podcast Ep. 96: Answering Your Grand Seiko Questions with Joe Kirk

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It’s no secret that we’re big fans of Grand Seiko here at Worn & Wound, so this week’s episode was a real treat for us. …
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Introducing the Grand Seiko Spring Drive 20th & Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary Limited Edition Ref. SBGC229

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Fresh off a Baselworld that saw Grand Seiko introducing updated models in their sports watch line up, the Japanese brand has announced a new limited …
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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 …