Super Collectable: Kawamura Seiko Collab Breaks Cover

These two special Kawamura collab Seiko 5 models look set to be collectors items. According to the press info they will be on sale in September in Japan’s Seiko watch boutiques. It looks like overseas buyers won’t be able to buy them online. The bright, colourful models are the work of Kawamura, a graphic artist…

Seiko’s Speedtimer is Pure Sixties Motorsport Heaven

The Seiko Prospex Speedtimer is just one of those watches that looks right and an instant  classic. Blue dial always sells well, which means resale values are strong. Then there’s that classic, late 60s motorsport chrono layout; twin sub-dials, big red chrono hand, date at 6 o’clock. Chunky piston style pushers add that Breitling Top…

Mondaine Just Added a Backlight, And We Kinda Like It

The Mondaine watch is a classic. Swiss railway clock design, clear dial and markers, plain straps – you know what you are getting. Well the  latest model called the Giant – actually there is a 35mm ladies size too – is a 42mm wide gents watch with a Ronda quartz movement inside and a red/black…

Spinnaker Spence 300: Real Slim Diver

Let’s be honest, 10.9mm high on the wrist is super slim for a 300m dive watch. Just think back to the heady days of freedom before the Plandemic, when a typical 45mm wide, bronze case dive watch looked like a Ninja throwing star – and weighed about the same. Big AR sapphire crystals, beefy 14mm…

TAG Monaco Purple Edition: Collectors & Investors Special

This is destined to be a real collectors item. Just think about it, how many people are going to buy and wear a purple dial TAG Monaco? Like the matte black dial French edition, or the brown dial models, this purple TAG is bound to be a rare sight. If you’re a watch investor, rather…

Seestern Watch Sale, Plus 15% Off Code

Seestern sent us some news on their summer sale. You can buy direct from the factory website, or shop on Ali Express for Seestern watches. But the discount code of June22 will only apply on the Seestern site naturally. Just enter at checkout. The new Doxa lookalike 600T dive model seems popular right now, with…

TAG Monaco Special: DLC Black, Rose Gold Hands

The latest TAG Monaco is a cool black edition, which doesn’t really do it for us at NWC mag, as we are diehard Gulf colours and blue dial fans, but for you carbon fibre lovers, here’s the word; Racing enthusiasts and lovers of bold, innovative watches will be thrilled with a new special edition of…

The 36mm Grand Seiko Sakura Blossoms

The latest from Grand Seiko; The 1967 44GS was the watch that first embodied the design code known as the “Grand Seiko Style”, the set of nine principles which gave Grand Seiko its distinctive look and which still inspires every new creation. Now, 55 years on from its first appearance, the 44GS design is commemorated…