Review – Giorgio Piola STRAT-3 Chronograph

Review – Giorgio Piola STRAT-3 Chronograph

New watch brands are developed all the time.  Different passions help turn an idea into reality where the product reflects the people or person behind the brand.  Giorgio Piola is a real person who has made a 50 year career as the top illustrator, author, technical...
Review – CX Swiss Military Watch Rallye GMT 2746

Review – CX Swiss Military Watch Rallye GMT 2746

One of the first watches I reviewed for Microbrand Watch World was from CX Swiss Military Watch.  It was an indestructible dive chronograph watch that was large, heavy and imposing.   For this review, I have another example of their chronograph watches.  In this case,...
Review – DWISS RS1-SL-Quartz and RC1-SW-Quartz

Review – DWISS RS1-SL-Quartz and RC1-SW-Quartz

Photos above provided by DWISS DWISS was founded in 2011 by Rafael Simoes Miranda, a watch designer since 2006.  Rafael has done designs for over 15 brands of watches and is a winner of numerous design awards.  Nothing seems more appropriate than an experienced watch...
Review – NEYMAR Dive Watch

Review – NEYMAR Dive Watch

Shenzhen Bo Lin Watch Industrial Company Ltd of China has until recently been a manufacturer of watches for numerous brands.  In the last few years, they have decided to offer their own watch brand, NEYMAR.  The brand primarily specializes in dive watches.   Recently...
Review – Pantor Nautilus

Review – Pantor Nautilus

Pantor is a recently introduced watch brand that specializes exclusively in dive watches.  The story behind the company is the founder’s father was in the watch business.  The founder, though trained in architecture, was able to enlist help from contacts made in his...