MU:N Moonphase is Reaching For The Stars

The MU:N brand might not be familiar to you, but if you love people who take risks with design and aim for zen-like perfection when it comes to moonphase timepieces, this is worth a look. On Kick right now by the way and fully funded past its target. The 38mm automatics start at 920 euro…

Kick Watches: Classic Japanese Dress Styling, By Karl Leimon

This dress watch we spotted on Kick has all the typical styling details of an old school, Seiko or Citizen timekeeper from the 80s or earlier. With a 38mm case diameter it’s an everyday watch, works well with smart clothing for a biz meeting or a day at the races. Details we love include the…

Armin Strom Tribute 1 Rose Gold: 100 Hour Reserve, 18K Case

Armin Strom has released a new dress watch called the Tribute 1 Rose Gold Edition. It’s limited to just 100 pieces and with a case width of just 38mm looks wearable for most special occasions. Made from 18K rose gold the case gives owners that luxury feel of course, while inside there is a bespoke…

Zodiac Olympos: The 60s Dress Watch Returns

Zodiac has revived a 60s classic from its archives, in the shape of the Olympos. This old school dress watch was known as the Manta, due to the oddly shaped case, which has a slight resemblence to a Manta Ray. The modern version comes in at 37mm, still with the distinctive shoulders at the top…

Ball Engineer II: Latest Moonphase Variants

Ball has added a new Moonphase model to its Engineer range. Got that dress watch look, moon tracking complication and a choice of champagne, silver, two blues or a green dial. Prices start at £1810 on pre-order. Here’s the word; Imagine the possibilities of simple functionality and elegant design. Imagine the performance of fine-tuned precision…

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…

Kickstarter Watches: Axios Tribune, Automatic For The People

Axios has a new watch project on Kickstarter, which is fully funded already. The Tribune model is a slim 38mm dress watch, in a variety of dial colours. Very vintage themed, it also has a Horween type strap and a two piece dial, so the inner track really stands out. Here’s the word; “We’ve worked…

Can JLC Ever Rival the Big Swiss Cheeses?

You know Jaeger le Coultre is a bit like Jeff Bridges; been in a few hit movies a long time ago, did the Dude cult character thing very well, but ultimately never got mega big like Clint Eastwood, Sly Stallone or Tom Cruise. JLC struggles to be really big time and in all honesty I…