Steinhart Explorer 39: Gnomon Watches Exclusive

Homage watches. Interestingly, a divisive topic amongst collectors. Left vs right. Democrat vs Republican. Muslim vs Jew. Pepsi vs Coke. Agile vs Waterfall. It's all the same. And whilst in this case, the matter is slightly less important, it still manages to bring out the worst aspects of our human nature as we argue and… Continue reading Steinhart Explorer 39: Gnomon Watches Exclusive

The Archimede DeckWatch: The Most Beautiful Watch <$1,000.

The Brand. Before discussing Archimede, we first need to go back to Germany, 1924. It’s here that Karl Ickler founded ICKLER, a family business manufacturing watch cases out of Pforzheim, an area historically significant to the jewellery and watchmaking industry. 90 years later, with decades of experience and 4 generations in watchmaking, ICKLER live on,… Continue reading The Archimede DeckWatch: The Most Beautiful Watch <$1,000.

The Best YouTube Channels to Follow for Watch Enthusiasts.

There are two things I follow religiously: watches & technology. Both provide me with a sense of hope and longing. The latest gadget. That upcoming Seiko JDM release. My wife does her best to give me feedback on my daily watch and strap combinations, or provide advice on whether I should sell my Samsung Galaxy… Continue reading The Best YouTube Channels to Follow for Watch Enthusiasts.

Tisell Watches: The most underrated homage micro-brand from South Korea.

Regardless of where you sit on the topic, there’s no denying that certain homage watches pack a lot of value. Whilst value can be quite a subjective thing in itself, $200 USD for a fully automatic, hackable and hand winding Miyota 9 series movement, with blued hands and sapphire glass, is definitely enough to give… Continue reading Tisell Watches: The most underrated homage micro-brand from South Korea.