Sekonda Airborne: Yep, It’s a Budget Homage to Accurist

Sekonda and Accurist are essentially the same company – they also own Limit too – and it’s no surprise when some Sekonda models are fairly similar to Accurist watches, which tend to cost more. So the latest cushion case Sekonda Airborne is a budget homage to the Accurist cushion case Retro Racer, which was launched…

Your Classic Rose Gold Gents Quartz, By Accurist

UK brand Accurist have a few new models on their site and this rose gold slimline gents watch makes a nice gift idea if someone’s birthday is coming up in September. Quartz movement of course, nice 42mm case width and a reasonable price at £85. Yes, you can get plenty of fashion brand quartz watches…

CIGA Black Hole, Are They Cooking on Gas?

CIGA Designs is one of the most interesting Chiese watch brands out there. Famous for skelton watches, they have posted a trailer on Indiegogo showcasing their Black Hole model. The first thing that you notice, and I hate to say this, is that it looks like a gas cooker hob from the 1980s. With orange…

Swiss Watch Federation Says UK Demand Was 21% Higher in 2020

As the pandemic eased throughout 2020 watch sales began to recover in the summer and were boosted again as retailers and manufacturers upped their online game last year. The latest stats from the Swiss watch makers Federation for November are interesting reading, because they show how the strong push towards online retailing helped the big…