Review – Pontvs Fonderia Navale Veneto

Review – Pontvs Fonderia Navale Veneto

New watch brands are emerging from all over the world, with many having the idea of using well proven components with a unique mix of elements.  For this review I have the Pontvs Fonderia Navale Veneto, one of three lines from the company.  Currently Pontvs is...
Review – Armand Nicolet, A superb Swiss dress diver

Review – Armand Nicolet, A superb Swiss dress diver

Virtually all of the dive watches I have reviewed have been just that, dive watches.  For this review I have a dive watch that is different, which I classify as a dress dive watch.   Armand Nicolet is an approximately 140 year old Swiss watch company that was sold by...
Review – Phoibos Reef Master

Review – Phoibos Reef Master

Phoibos is becoming a big name in the microbrand dive watch world, regularly bringing out high quality, high value lines of watches. The watches satisfying almost every one of my dive watch hot buttons but without a major brand mark up price. The Reef Master is my...
A Coffee Moment with Havaan Tuvali

A Coffee Moment with Havaan Tuvali

As a watch reviewer, I am fortunate enough to always be linked up with brand owners directly through a mutual friend or sometime through the watches itself. I was lucky to be introduced to Havaan Tuvali early this year, by Minxiang of Watch Wonderland. Knowing that I...