Omega’s Moonphase Range Offers Investment Potential

Omega is celebrating the Lunar New Year with new variations on its Speedmaster Moonwatch. There’s a blue case and black dial, all blue, steel case with blue dial, plus all black colourways to choose from. Co-axial movement inside, moonphase calendar complete with miniature moons inside the crescent cut-out. Impressive detailing. The range starts at £9600,…

Crouching Tiger, Mooning Rabbit

No, that isn’t the latest woke cartoon movie from a Hollywood studio, but a little play on words as Casio launches the  Moon Rabbit edition G-Shock. It’s a blingy gold coloured G-Shock, with the usaul digital features that collectors know and love. With 200m of water resistance, auto calendar, bluetooth connectivity, alarm etc. it ticks…

JLC Master Ultra Thin Tourbillon, With Extra Gold Bling

It’s Chinese New Year soon and most Swiss watch brands still have a strong focus on China, which is a country where communist theories of equality only apply in certain bizarre cases. Fact is, since dominating the global economy about 15 years ago, the wealthy Chinese love to own stuff; cars, houses, clothes, power companies,…

Best of The New Year Watch Sales, Discounts & Deals

Plenty of choice online now that Christmas is over, so let’s get into it. TORGOEN The T9 Blackbird GMT model is back in the line up, and it’s reduced from £200 to £160. The 42mm black and orange sporty number has a mineral glass crystal, silicone strap and 100m of water resistance. Torgoen claim the…

It’s The Northern Watch Co Magazine’s Tickety Boo Awards 2022!

Not as woke as the Oscars. Not as amusing as the Golden Globes and mercifully shorter than thanking your agent speeches at the BAFTAS, we present our very first NWC magazine Tickety Boo Awards. If you’re from another culture, Tickety Boo is English slang for `everything is doing nicely’ so there y’go. We don’t have…

TAG Rabbit Celebrates Chinese New Year Early

It isn’t Chinese New Year until Feb 2023, but TAG are ahead of the game with this rabbit themed variant of their Carrera model. The 44mm chronograph has a rabbit logo on the see-thru caseback, plus a limited edition box. Priced at £5800 it’s obviously aimed at the Chinese market, plus expats working in the…

Casio G-Shock Just Went Full On Tiger King

Casio just launched a Year of The Tiger G-Shock watch and it’s, well…Tiger King Next Level. There’s no other way top describe the over-the-top styling really, except to say specialised Casio Ninjas have taken over the Forbidden Palace and transferred some of that old school China imperial dynasty vibe onto this watch. I mean just…

TAG Heuer Celebrates The Year of The Tiger

TAG Heuer has launched a Carrera Tiger limited edition model, which has a dramatic tiger graphic on the see-thru caseback, gold plated hands and a 41mm case diameter. Not too expensive at £3100 compared to some rival Swiss brands. Here’s the word from TAG; Water-resistant to 100 meters, the 41mm steel case, with an 18K…