Citizen Orca Dive Watch is A Stand Out Choice

With its Orca whale graphic on the caseback and the bezel that reminds us at NWC mag of a lifebelt, the Citizen Promaster dive 200m really looks different from the crowd. Yeah, there are 100s of dive watches out there that imitate the Rolex Sub, Seamaster, or Fifty Fathoms, but this taps into Citizen’s own…

Seiko’s Speedtimer is Pure Sixties Motorsport Heaven

The Seiko Prospex Speedtimer is just one of those watches that looks right and an instat 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…

Steel Case Casioak G-SHOCK Looks Like a Winner

The Casioak is becoming a more collectable watch and the Japanese brand has announced some additions to the range. NWC mag is predicting some Casioak collabs later this year too, which will appeal to flippers. The latest steel case Casioak 2100 editions will retail at £449 in the UK, but expect flippers to start asking…

Your Classic Rose Gold Gents Quartz, By Accurist

UK brand Accurist have a few new models on their site and this rose gold slimline gents watch makes a nice gift idea if someone’s birthday is coming up in September. Quartz movement of course, nice 42mm case width and a reasonable price at £85. Yes, you can get plenty of fashion brand quartz watches…

Storm Just Dropped a Tissot PRX Homage

Say hello to the Storm Cirero, which bears an uncanny similarity to the Tissot PRX. Same balanced and graduated link bracelet design, which has that flush fit against the case. Totally 70s retro. Inside the stainless steel 43mm case there’s a quartz movement and the crystal has that typical Storm splash of bright colour, with…

Kick Watches: Camden Watch Co Launches New 38mm Range

The Camden Watch Company, based in London naturally, are launching their first new case design in 5 years on Kick. With a choice of quartz or Swiss auto movements this dress watch is well worth a look. Here’s the word; “We are launching our first new watch case in over five years, and it’s a…

TAG Monaco Purple Edition: Collectors & Investors Special

This is destined to be a real collectors item – 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 one is bound to be a rare sight in the future. If you’re a…

Breitling Give The Superocean a Modern Makeover

Breitling has given its Superocean range a long overdue makeover and the results are refreshing, a little bit MOD watch dare we say? If you look at the chunky hour markers, the deep dish chapter ring and the little 15min countdown markers on the bezel, you can see a raft of MOD watch details in…

Top Picks From the Summer Watch Sales

More Summer Sale goodness online right now! After your NWC mag edictor picked up a Citizen Eco-Drive chrono at H Samuel for just £90, we were tempted by these discounts in the Stuhrling sale. The Sailtimer quartz has a hefty 50% off and is now £87. The chunky  42mm wide watch has 200m of resistance,…

Best Watch Deals: H Samuel Sale is Worth a Look

The H Samuel summer watch is on right now and it is worth a look, especially if you like mainstream fashion brands, plus Seiko and Citizen. In fact I liked a Citizen chronograph so much I bought it. At £90 down from £299 originally, it was hard to resist. The Eco-Drive cell is typically good…