Pagani’s New Seamaster Homage is Great Value

Pagani has just released an updated Seamaster 300 dive watch homage, the PD1729 model, on its You Tube channel. NWC mag checked on Ali Express for prices and found no sign of the new model, but it is listed on the Pagani website, at $134. With a Seiko NH36 movement, 100m resistance, sapphire crystal front…

Duckworth Prestex Verimatic: Dare To Be Different

Yes, we know Tudor keep saying that dare to be different all the time, but in reality, it’s just an alternative to a Rolex Submariner, let’s be honest. No if you want to be really different try a Duckworth Prestex Verimatic. What the heck? You ask. Well DP are a UK brand based here in…

Bangalore Launches Air Display Synchro Ltd Edition

Indian based Bangalore Watch has launched a limited edition automatic, which celebrates 25 years in the skies for the Indian version of the Red Arrows. The dial has an aerobatic peloton of aircraft in formation, plus some nice aviation/cockpit dial details.  Quick change strap feature, steel case, 40mm wide. It’s a striking watch that taps…

Zelos Vitesse Chronograph is On The Grid

Singapore watch brand Zelos are renowned for their vivid dial colours and chunky cased dive watches. But now they have a retro chronograph ready to drop, on the 4th August as it goes. It’s priced at 1200 US dollars so it has some serious competition from many other Indie brand chronographs, plus models from Certina,…

Marloe Are On a Mission With The New Astro

The new Astro watches are a real step forward for UK brand Marloe. NWC mag has said it before, but the way for any Indie watch brand to survive long term is to define themselves through brand details. What are we waffling about? Well think Yema chronographs, LIV dive watches, or imagine a Bell +…

LIV Brings Back The Rose Gold GX Diver

LIV are reviving the rose gold and grey colour scheme for their GX 44mm diver. This chunky beauty is a limited edition, although LIV doesn’t say how many. We guess no more than 1000, could be 500. Ceramic bezel, sapphire crystal, 300m of resistance and a Swiss movement all add up to a very decent…

Farer Charlton Atlantic GMT: Limited Edition Has the Pan-Am Vibe

Farer has a limited edition GMT watch for the summer, just 50 pieces available. The Charlton Athletic, sorry Atlantic, is a teal dial, orange bezel number, which has the usual Swiss movement, plus Farer’s Britpop take on design. Here’s the word; The GMT Bezel case is a multi-faceted beauty. Made of marine-grade 316L stainless steel,…

Yema Limited Edition: Dive Watch With Air Force Heritage

Yema has a new model due for pre-order next Wednesday. The Superman French Air Force (FAF) edition has a neat air force logo on the crown, double dome sapphire crystal, shovel type second hand and pays tribute to the FAF rescue watch of the 1970s. The original was used by search and rescue teams and…

Bamford London Michelin: Actually DO Tread On Me

The word from Michelin who have done a co-lab thing with Bamford London; global tyre brand Michelin and Bamford London, have come together to create an exclusive 133-piece limited edition watch, one for each year since Michelin was founded in 1889. The MICHELIN x Bamford B347 Pilot Sport is an exciting blend of the two…

Nomos Atlantic is More Boardroom Than Barrier Reef

The Nomos Ahoi Atlantic may have a slightly comical name, but it is a serious watch. 200m of depth resistance, see-thru caseback, automatic movement tweaked by Nomos and a sapphire crystal. Good all-rounder width too at 40mm. In a way, it looks a little bit like a vintage clock, with its sub-second dial and big…