Omega’s Moonphase Range Offers Investment Potential

Omega is celebrating the Lunar New Year with new variations on its Speedmaster Moonwatch. There’s a blue case and black dial, all blue, steel case with blue dial, plus all black colourways to choose from. Co-axial movement inside, moonphase calendar complete with miniature moons inside the crescent cut-out. Impressive detailing. The range starts at £9600,…

Crouching Tiger, Mooning Rabbit

No, that isn’t the latest woke cartoon movie from a Hollywood studio, but a little play on words as Casio launches the  Moon Rabbit edition G-Shock. It’s a blingy gold coloured G-Shock, with the usaul digital features that collectors know and love. With 200m of water resistance, auto calendar, bluetooth connectivity, alarm etc. it ticks…

JLC Master Ultra Thin Tourbillon, With Extra Gold Bling

It’s Chinese New Year soon and most Swiss watch brands still have a strong focus on China, which is a country where communist theories of equality only apply in certain bizarre cases. Fact is, since dominating the global economy about 15 years ago, the wealthy Chinese love to own stuff; cars, houses, clothes, power companies,…

You Like Discount Codes? So Does Heimdallr

Who doesn’t like an extra 15% off their fave AliExpress Indie watches? Yes, it’s that Black Friday thing again soon. The big internet sale we mean, not the re-run of the Pound’s collapse on the money markets. But Heimdallr are getting ahead of the game by offering a straight 15% off. All you need to…

Seestern Summer Sale, Plus Discount Code

Seestern has a summer sale on right now, with some decent discounts on the regular RRP.  Their orange dial Doxa lookalike is now $189, and the Sugess vintage, 70s style, twin dial chronograph is $199, down from $349. The Sugess 37mm Pilot watch, which has a similarity to the Zenith El Primero is down to…

Paula Reis Seamaster 300 Homage Launched

Thos wavy lines on the dial, the deep blue colours, the bezel rotating crown on the left side of the case and that date at 6 o’clock – it has that Omega Seasmaster 300 vibe, but costs just under £100. That’s a bargain if you love the style of the Omega but just don’t have…

Reviewed: Ailang Breguet Homage: Lost In Translation

Back in November 2021, your NWC mag Editor was tempted by this Ailang twin escapement tribute to the Breguet Tradition. OK, so it’s not a tourbillon, it’s a Seagull or other Chinese movement with some kind of clutch or ratchet mechanism that spins two escape wheels as the mainspring unwinds. But it had a certain…

It’s a Seiko-Tudor Mash Up From Pagani

Every watch brand takes inspiration from others. You can only arrange hands, numbers, sub-dials and winding crowns so many times before you repeat the past. It’s kinda like the Ed Sheeran songbook, sounds eerily familiar in many places… But that remixing of established elements brings great watch design within the reach of mere mortals earning…