Farer Maze II GMT is Ready to Go

Good news for Farer watch fans, the Maze II GMT model is shipping very soon. Here’s the word from UK watch brand Farer. Updated for 2022 with sapphire insert bezel, black gloss outline markers for improved clarity, and a deeper engraved grid dial for a more distinctive appearance. Plus inside the case, the power unit…

Davosa Ternos Ceramic GMT: Serious Rival To Ball or Oris?

Davosa is one of those brands we keep forgetting about until we do a random browse for dive watches on eBay and there you are, at least two or three of them pop up. Swiss made, with 140 years of independent watchmaking heritage behind them, Davosa is an alternative to something like an Oris, Ball…

Formex Field is a Super Lightweight Tool Watch

Formex has a new Field watch and they called it…Field. Like it, KISS n all that. OK, so it’s a titanium case,  but this upgraded titanium – here’s the word; A special hardening treatment increases the Fields surface hardness from 145 Vickers to approximately 900 Vickers while retaining the light weight, comfort and hypoallergenic properties…

Gevril Launch Lenox Automatics

Gevril has launched the Lenox range, featuring a Swiss automatic movement, which has a kinda odd name; M39D6. Nope, never heard of it, but it looks nice via the see-thru caseback. Could be a modded Sellita/ETA 2824 but we just don’t know. That dished rotor looks very similar to the ETA 2824, which why we…

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…

Makina Raum: Sellita Engine, Big Number Style

You probably don’t associate the Philippines with watchmaking, but it is a huge centre for mass production of wristwatches, with Timex being one brand that has an assembly facility in Cebu City and Montrichard being another. They make Grayton automatics and MCS watches by the way. But let’s talk Makina Raum, which is a recent…

Gevril West Village: Swiss Movt, NYC Style

Gevril have a new model in their range, the West Village, available in various colours, including the Tiffany blue – or turqoise as most people call it. Could well be a winner. Here’s the info from Gevril; Inspired by this dynamic neighbourhood, the West Village Collection was created by Gevril to encapsulate this feeling in…

Farer Three Hand: Modern Tech, Retro Style

Farer are one of those Brit watch brands that rarely feature on people’s radar, but they should, because they’re excellent value especially when compared to something like Bremont. Not every collector can afford three grand for a watch, and if you want to buy a British brand name, then Christoper Ward, Marloe, Duckworth Prestex and…