If You Only Buy One Omega, The Speedmaster 57 Should Be It

Why? Well first, take a look at the clean, balanced and deep blue dial. No fancy logoscript messages, just a bold twin sub-dial layout, classic chrono style, with that graduated blue colour adding visual appeal. Big piston type pushers bring the 50s and 60s to mind, the golden era of motorsport chronograph watches of course….

Omega’s Chrono Chime Is Billionaire Watchmaking, But Interesting

It’s easy to rest on your laurels and keep making the same watches indefinitely, just vary the dial colours each year, maybe add a limited edition or two. So it’s refreshing to see Omega try something different with two stunningly engineered chiming chronographs. One taps into its Olympic timing heritage, with a 1930s design that’s…

How To Start Building an Interesting Watch Collection

Some people love Casio watches, others favour vintage Omega Seamasters, others like to collect pocket watches made from Chester hallmarked silver. There’s no right or wrong way to collect watches, but if you are starting to build a collection that’s interesting, says something about the history of timekeeping and is a joy to look at,…

Pagani’s New Seamaster Homage is Great Value

Pagani has just released an updated Seamaster 300 dive watch homage. You can see more 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…

Paula Reis Seamaster 300 Homage Launched

Thos wavy lines on the dial, the deep blue colours, the bezel rotating crown on the left side of the case and that date at 6 o’clock – it has that Omega Seasmaster 300 vibe, but costs just under £100. That’s a bargain if you love the style of the Omega but just don’t have…

Which Is The Best Speedmaster 38 Model? Orbis Blue

Is the blue Orbis edition of the 2022 Omega Speedmaster 38 range the pick of the crop? We only ask the question after window shopping their website and something just draws us to the Orbis at £4550. First of all, it’s a two shades of blue dial, and blue remains the most popular dial colour…

Omega’s Aventurine Adventure For Ladies

Omega has been mixing jewelley with watches for decades and the new ladies Constellation models feature avenrutine semi-precious dials. Quite trick, not easy to slice stone ultra thin and polish it 100% flush to make a watch dial. Here’s the word; Aventurine is the name given to an authentic quartz mineral created by natural forces…

Swatch Group Pulls Off a Marketing Masterstroke

The new Swatch + Omega collab models are a very clever bit of marketing and destined to be a sell-out we think. Some watch fans online have already stated they think it devalues the Omega brand name somewhat, but you know what, Skoda was supposed to be a failure for VW-Audi Group and yeah, it…