US Market: Holgar Ltd Edition Chronos, Autos & Ladies Models

The latest from Holgar Watches – yeah, that’s a new one on us too. They are selling 1000 pieces in the USA, so it’s a kind of Indie brand. The automatics retail around $1695 and the quartz chronographs are only slightly cheaper at $1495. You’ll do better on Kick if you’re after a Swiss assembled…

Top Of The World? Definitely Top Value

We bought this watch from Ali Express in our quest to find cheap timekeeping for the masses, because sometimes that’s all you need for everyday wear. Save the Swiss watches and Seikos for Sundays and special occasions maybe? OK, so what we have is a basic 42mm watch with a white dial and grey/black chapter…

A Quick Shufty Round The Watch Sales

As it’s August then the Summer Sales are on, so your NWC watch fan decided to have a nose around online to find the big reductions and try to sift the bargains from the Eternas..sorry, the also rans. Starting with Jura watches site, we spotted about a grand off a Nomos Glashutte Ahoi Datum, which…

Croque Monsieur? Non, Je Suis Achete le Chronographe

The Monsieur Ranomo (Panda) Quartz has a handy 20% off its list price of $199.00. Just use “take20” at checkout for 20% off all purchases says the brand. If, like us, you haven’t heard of the make, here’s the spec on this motorsports themed chronograph. Monsieur Ranomo Series feat. Vintage Racing Chronograph. It has taken the 60s…

Raven Trekker Is A Cool, Class Act. Pricey Though

The latest watch from Raven is this edition of the Trekker featuring ceramic or stainless steel bezels, date or no-date movements, a newly designed flat jubilee bracelet with easy to size single sided screws, brushed stainless steel case with polished accents, and available dial colors in black, gray, and yellow. The 39mm steel case tool…

Affordable Vintage Watches For Men? We Have Some Winners For You

Like a nice cheap runabout car, everyone wants an affordable vintage watch. Preferably a Rolex. Only joking, even the old 1940s Rolex models are now getting expensive and given that spare parts for them can ONLY be sourced by breaking up similar examples, that isn’t a great option if you’ve got a few hundred pounds…