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…

Ferro Race Master in Auto, Or Meca-Quartz

Motorsport fans will want to check out this latest Kickstarter project from Ferro & Co watches. The car racing inspired Race Master series has bold dial designs, plenty of distinctive lume, plus a see-thru caseback on the automatic versions, with decorated rotor. The super early bird deals have been snapped up, but at $560 this…

Xeric Scrambler Is a Wandering Star

Dare to be different. That was the tagline on Bike magazine way back in the 1970s and it still holds true today, whether it’s bikes, cars or watches. Xeric has a new project on Kickstarter and it features a wandering hour hand. Difficult to explain but if you imagine an outer track showing the minutes…

Kickstarter Projects: Farquhar 300m Diver is an Indie Beauty

We love Kickstarter watches here at NWC mag as they are powered by sheer enthusiasm and a love of watchmaking value. Sure, you could buy a Seiko dive watch for about £700-£900, but an Indie watch with the same Seiko NH series movement inside can offer 300m of resistance and a quality feel on the…

Infantry Falcon: Customisable Military Style Watch

The concept of modifying your watch isn’t new, but it is surprising how few people try to alter the components of their watch once they have chosen the dial colour, strap, bezel, hands etc. True, handling watch parts and tools requires some skill, but even so, it’s often the case that once an Indie brand/MOD…

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…

Kickstarter Watches: Get Your Motor Running

The famous Swiss made Jacob & Co Bugatti Chiron watch is a luxury item that really makes a statement. Two statements in fact. First, you have $280,000 lying around for a watch and secondly, you love engines – petrol engines, not electric motors. It is a tour de force of miniature engineering. But what about…

M Movement Subaqueo: Bronzed & Buffed For The Beach

M Movement have a new bronze dive watch on Kickstarer, which is fully funded already and good to go. Not hard to see why it’s so popular as this 42mm bronze beauty ticks the right boxes; Seiko NE57 movement, with power reserve feature, sapphire crystal, stone dial design and 300m of depth resistance. It comes…