Zodiac has released two new variations on its Super Sea Wolf Skin diver model, one with a bronze bezel, the other with a blue vibe. The blue dial one looks like it could be more popular although at £1295 retail both these watches are vastly overpriced for what they offer. True, the Zodiac brand has great Swiss heritage but it’s actually a Fossil Group brand … Continue reading Zodiac Sea Wolf Skindiver Gets New Colours
Ball are celebrating their railroad heritage with a watch that has all the hallmarks of a classic station master pocket watch. Maybe that’s a bit too old school for you, or perhaps you like the classic dials of the 19th century. If so this one will definitely toot your whistle. It retails at just over £2000. Here’s the word; As an anniversary piece that celebrates … Continue reading Ball Trainmaster: Vintage Style, Modern Lume
The Torgoen T43 is a budget dive watch with a beefy 44mm case width, 200m of water resistance and a range of dial colours. The latest variation of this Swiss quartz powered watch feature an orange of yellow dial flavour, with steel bracelet. The watch features a QR push-pin system, so you can easily swap the steel bracelet for a silicone rubber strap on holiday … Continue reading Torgoen T43 Steel Bracelet Version Launched
Torgoen has revived its aviation themed fashion watch, the T16. Various dial colours are available and NWC mag likes the black dial best. Just looks the biz. It’s a big watch at 44mm across and right now Torgoen has Sale on, so the price is £355. That is kinda expensive, even though this watch has a Swiss quartz movement. Rivals may have Miyota movements, but … Continue reading Torgoen Revives Their T16 Aviation Watch
The Zodiac Super Sea Wolf has an extra colour option for this summer, which brightens things up a tad. The company says the new light blue and yellow pattern is inspired by the sun rising, but we think it echoes the Gulf Racing car colours. Which is a good thing, classic combo. It makes the Super Sea Wolf a perfect motorsport watch for the summer, … Continue reading Summer Watches: Zodiac Sea Wolf Gets Gulf Spirit
Farer has launched a new line up of watches for summer, featuring bright dial colours, Swiss auto movements, 200m of water resistance and 38.5mm wide steel cases. All rounder or dive watch? Your choice really as the AquaMatic can do both jobs. Our fave from the range is the Nazare, (above) which celebrates the epic big wave surf off the coast of Portugal. With a … Continue reading New Stuff: Farer AquaMatics Catch The Wave
We had an email today from Chisholm Hunter and the good news is there’s an extra 10% off watches in their Sale right now. The code you need at checkout is EXTRA10, simple as that. TISSOT Spotted a quartz Tissot Chrono XL at £275 with the extra discount, which means you are getting a Swiss brand watch for M Kors money. Can’t be bad. If … Continue reading Deals: Get an Extra 10% Discount at Chisholm Hunter
Here’s a thing you may not know, many decades ago a `waterproof’ watch often only offered about 50m of resistance underwater. Fact is, materials and manufacturing processes in the 60s watch industry were designed to mass produce cheap watches. A few Swiss and luxury brands made 200-300m dive watches, which were assembled by hand and cost the same as a small car. Times change, and … Continue reading Is a 100m Dive Watch Good Enough For Today’s Market?