Quill & Pad ·

Sylvain Pinaud Origine: How Do We Define A Beginning?

Origine by Sylvain Pinaud is an essentially simple watch telling only the time with three hands. The commitment to execution puts him on a level with some of the greats and is a good indicator that we...

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Monochrome Watches ·

Buying Guide – Ring the Bell with these Five Mechanical Alarm Watches

During our very busy lives it’s very easy to be late for a meeting, to forget to top up a parking meter or even be tight on time for a departing flight. And despite the fact we have a device cal...

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Time & Tide ·

A month with my $7 18k gold Universal Genève

The end to Buffy's saga with the little white gold Universal Genève is here, at least for now. The post A month with my $7 18k gold Universal Genève appeared first on Time+Tide Watches. The post A mon...

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Fratello ·

Hands-On: Spending Time With The CWC W10 Navigator

I am fond of Cabot Watch Company, also known as CWC. It is a no-nonsense British watch brand that has focused on tool-watch designs since the early 1970s. Something about the design ethos of CWC remin...

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Horologium ·

AUCTION: Charles Dickens’ pocket watch

We’ve covered the auctions of couple of timepieces with literary ownership before, and it’s time for another one, with familial provenance. A gold pocket watch dating from 1836 that was once owned by...

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aBlogtoWatch ·

Wait A Minute! Meteorite Is Not Rare

I’ve just finished reviewing the Girard-Perregaux Free Bridge Meteorite, seen above. It came with a $5,100 premium over its standard version and was just $100 short of a black DLC version with g...

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Quill & Pad ·

My Top 5 Favorite Watches with Helical Hairsprings

Out of all the “traditional” styles of hairsprings, the helical hairspring is Joshua Munchow's favorite because it adds three-dimensionality to the watch. These oscillators are so rarely seen that if...

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Time & Tide ·

The Baume & Mercier Riviera Tideograph sets sail with an unusual complication

Writing about a watch called the Tideograph on Time+Tide? It's a no-brainer. The post The Baume & Mercier Riviera Tideograph sets sail with an unusual complication appeared first on Time+Tide Wat...

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Fratello ·

Sunday Morning Showdown: Zenith Pilot Automatic Vs. IWC Pilot’s Watch Mark XX

Welcome to another Sunday Morning Showdown here on Fratello. Please get yourself ready because today’s confrontation promises to be a good one. In 2022, IWC introduced a new version of its Pilot...

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Time & Tide ·

How to look after your mechanical watch

Is your watch losing time, or are you experiencing wrist-cheese build-up? We may have a solution or two. The post How to look after your mechanical watch appeared first on Time+Tide Watches. The post...

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