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Vorque watches is a new watch brand currently in the pre crowdfunding stage to initially produce three versions of their men’s dress watch under the line name of Vorque Constantine. The watches are designed in Singapore and Hong Kong, manufactured in Hong Kong and China and use Swiss ETA 2824-2 movements.
Now there is a watch review title that makes you wonder; what does it mean? DM1936 is a military themed Asian watch company that currently offers four lines of watches under the names Air Force, Army, Navy and Tourbillon. For this review I have the Air Force model BV-138-BLE.
Draken is back with a new model release that is aiming high. After the success of the Tugela dive watch, fellow South African turned Kiwi Michael Blythe designed the Peregrine pilot watch. The tool watch sensibility returns and delivers an elegant understated design with a clever design element, the colour changing logo.
I recently had my first opportunity to attend a WatchBuys Road Show in San Francisco, California. If you are interested in high quality German watches, particularly tool watches, I highly recommend attending these shows, if you are in the cities where they are held.
REGIA Timepieces is no newcomer in the microbrand world. They have produced quite a few models with the most recent Armour Fish, and collaboration with artist such as Timothy John for hand-painted dials on a few models.
The American brand Minuteman Watch Co. has just announced that they are starting to accept pre-orders for their new series of watches.
Mondragon, a watch company from Miami has a new Kickstarter campaign in full swing. Their Angel Falls tactical diver is all kinds of great. This is a hands-on review, which also includes a video review. They were kind enough to send us a watch to review and giveaway. That’s right, a giveaway! Stay tuned below on how to enter. I must make a disclaimer, I like this watch!
There are many definitions of Kickstarter these days. They are not a store, as claim by them while wikipedia claim it's an investment portal, hence the definitions of backers instead of customers, rewards instead of sales. Some even call it a marketing tool for...
The Apollo is a new project by Amber Liu following on from her Artemis project last year. It will be launching on Kickstarter on the 28th September. While the Artemis was a fairly ordinary looking moonphase dress watch, the Apollo is something else entirely, pushing the envelope on design ideas to produce something quite exotic.
Havaan Tuvali is a brand new micro watch brand from Eric Yeh of Taiwan. This is his first watch currently being offered for purchase. The brand name comes from the Taiwanese aboriginal tribe language meaning “the deer’s sunset”.