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A Visit to Grand Seiko’s New NYC Boutique

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Just a few weeks ago Grand Seiko announced a new permanent boutique located in NYC’s …
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Review: Grand Seiko SBGE255 Spring Drive GMT

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Grand Seiko is known for many things, from their case finishing and dial textures to their Spring Drive and hi-beat movements, but also for making …
 

Review: the Grand Seiko SBGA211 “Snowflake”

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Many watch brands have a model that defines the company. Rolex has the Submariner, Omega the Speedmaster, Audemars Piguet the Royal Oak, and so on. …

A Look Inside Grand Seiko’s 9R Spring Drive Movement

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Spring Drive was, for a long time, something I thought I understood, at least on a rudimentary level. My knowledge came primarily from research I …
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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 on in the last 10 years. Within that time span, …
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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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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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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 …