Three New Watches We Spotted on Kickstarter

Been a while since we checked in on Kickstarter and we found there’s plenty of new stuff to get excited about. LINX EFFECT First up is the Linx Magellen, created by an indie brand based in Philly, who are making a dive style watch with a modest 100m of resistance, considering its high spec. Screwdown…

Indie Brands: Advisor Tribute to Genta Design

Advisor watches in Singapore has a new project on pre-order, which channels that old school Genta magic. You will have to be patient if you like this one, six months wait time or more. But it isn’t too pricey. Here’s the word; The full steel Protégé timepiece pays tribute to one of the greatest designer…

Watch Dials: Is Purple The New Green?

Czapek has a new Purple Panda available as a limited edition, well actually it is sold out, even at 29,000 CHF. But that sparked a question; is purple the new green dial? You see last year green dials were popping up all over the place, from plam frond Rolex Oysters to a Panerai Luminor Marina….

Latest AP Royal Oaks Are Gunning For Rolex

The latest incarnations of the famous AP Royal Oak seem to be very much a complete model range, covering lots of bases. Plus they fitted a brand new in-house calibre. Now that’s a statement that other luxury watch brands cannot ignore. Consider this too; if people are willing to pay 15-18K for a Submariner to…

Fancy an AP Royal Oak Homage for Car Boot Money?

OK, let’s be honest, cheap watches from China are never gonna be collectable. Then there’s the whole Covid thing and whether you should buy stuff made by slaves in a totalitarian dictatorship. Oh wait, you like iPhones, microwaves and BMW 1 Series cars, so that’s OK. One thing most watch fans agree on is the…

Escrow: Ugly Word, But Beautiful For Watch Buyers

Would you pay £15,000 for a mint Rolex Submariner Batman to a complete stranger on eBay? No, of course you wouldn’t, even if you were Carrie Symonds and some clown had given you 30K to spend on any fripperies that caught your eye. But there is a solution to the problem of transferring lots of…

Is Green The New Blue? No, And It Never Will Be

There are lots of green watches this year. For example JLC has launched a green Reverso, which retails at £7200 and has a green strap option too. Then there’s that weird Rolex palm tree thing. Hmmm, let’s move on. Thing is, the green Reverso works well because this is a physically small watch, designed back…

Love The AP Royal Oak Camo? Check Out This Auction

We like the AP Royal Oak of course, who wouldn’t? Classic design and it rivals the Rolex GMT II in terms of collector/investor appeal, especially a model like this with its camo style strap. Gives the watch a younger, fresher feel we reckon. Bidding is already over 10K by the way. Yeah. Better investment than…