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Montres Charmex SA is a long established Swiss watch company that I have reviewed a couple of pieces in the past. Both of those watches were chronographs of excellent quality and attention to detail and good values as well.
Singapore based BADGER Watches launches its first watch series called the Islander. The modern dress watch is more business casual than formal, meshing contrasting details that are both elegant and utilitarian.
Not everyday you will get to see brands producing or designing watch of case diameter smaller than 40mm these days. I am fortunate to be in a country where there are so many new and old microbrands in the watch industry, so Vario is no exception.
For today’s hands-on review, I would like to introduce a new brand from Singapore, MMI Watches and they have just launched their first model – DUMBO on kickstarter.
Not long ago I reviewed a BLWRX and a Neymar dive watch; both brands are from the same manufacturer. I found both to be homages of amazing value.. For this review I have one of their newest models, the BLWRX 42mm automatic with magnified date and interchangeable bezel.
So, I basically dropped Chris an email, telling him how big of an influencer I am with 10 followers on my instagram and at least 7 of ’em will see my photos and like ’em.
As you may or may not have heard about the recent kickstarter saga with the brand (Meccaniche Veneziane), here is my insights on the whole scenario judging from the facts and information gathered.
When I heard that Trifoglio Italia is about to release a new collection, I asked… What’s it called, and Alessandro Baldieri (the brand owner) said… “Mate“… i’m like “Ya…?”
As many new watch brands tend to do, Alpha watch designs are primarily of famous watches from brands like Rolex and Omega. For this review I have their automatic GMT Pepsi model, a beautiful, generally well made rendition of what can best be described as a merger of a Rolex GMT and a Tudor Heritage Black Bay.
Photos have the magical power to make moments last forever.. I have been given the honour to write a review about TACS Automatic Vintage Lens 2 (AVL 2) watch which is a special timepiece amalgamating the magic of freezing time and a unique wrist piece.