OK, Let’s Do Some Black Friday Sales & Deals

There are so many Black Friday emails in th NWC Inbox it’s hard to start listing them all, but here are some we thought represented genuinely good discounts. MHD The UK brand has £100 off some selected models and given the hand built nature of these retro styled automatics we think that is worth considering….

Yema Launching New Micro-Rotor Movement on Kickstarter

It is expensive tooling up for a new watch movement. Yes, the easy option is to use a Sellita, Miyota, STP etc. but there is a value in producing a movement in-house, especially when it is a micro-rotor type. That’s what Yema are doing and the Kick funding round will begin in November, so this…

The Coolest Date Window Feature Ever? Possibly

Just take a second or two to appreciate the details on this new Yema automatic FlyGraf model, especially the date window. Available in different langauges, but so compact, yet so clear. Retro, yet fresh. You know what it remids us of at NWC mag? The old day/date flipover calendars you once saw on every desk,…

Yema Superman 500 Shows an Engineer’s Touch

The new Yema Superman 500 has just arrived and it’s an impressive dive model. French company Yema has been making improvements to the Superman and this limited run of 200 numbered first edition watches is the result. First of all, let’s hear it for 500m of depth resistance for USD$1190 – that is real value….

Yema Superman Full Lume – Pre-Order Opens Today

You can order the latest Yema Superman dive watch, which now features a full lume dial, so everything is glowing at night, not just the hands and markers. It’s priced from 990 euros, plus UK customers have got extra import duty on top, plus VAT. The watch comes in 39mm or 41mm case widths, and…

Yema Digital Gets The Kavinsky Remix

Timex has done very well reviving its 70/80s digital watches and Casio have never stopped selling them, so Yema are making a smart move launching a co-lab watch with a music creator – and International Man Of Mystery – Kavinsky. The watch has the Kavinsky logo on the caseback, steel case, digital display in LED…

Yema Wristmaster: Smoother Than Simon Templar

The new Yema Wristmaster has arrived. Teased on Kickstarter, this watch has attracted plenty of interest with the launch target of £42,600 or so easily surpassed with £388,000 pledged. Yeah that’s more faith than season ticket holders at Man Utd. First off, let’s start with that name. Who really wants to be known as a…

Yema Wristmaster – Teaser Drawings Released

Yema has a new watch arriving soon on Kickstarter. The Wristmaster will combine that classic Genta octagonal case design, with some retro touches like big, old radium style hands – don’t worry the in-fill will be Superluminova. They’re going for a tool watch look, with a beautifully engraved caseback, and taking inspiration from an 80s…