Hands on review – Aevig Balaur

Hands on review – Aevig Balaur

  Another great microbrand watch from the vision of one man. AEVIG dates back to 2013 and was started by Chip Yuen in Holland.  He has three successful watches under the AEVIG brand so far; the Corvid, Huldra and the Valkyr.  The Balaur, named after a mythical...
Hands on review – Formex DS2100 model 7020

Hands on review – Formex DS2100 model 7020

  Formex is a Swiss brand that until very recently I was totally unaware of. Started in 1999 by H.P.Gradel and partners, the company had no prior history of making watches.  As a result, they were not motivated to fall back on any watch designs from the past. ...
November Crowdfunded Watches Spotlight

November Crowdfunded Watches Spotlight

Every so often I like to do an overview of the projects that are doing well or deserve a closer look. Lets see what the crowdfunders have in store for us this month! Hamtun Watches – H1: Grade 5 titanium automatic dive watch   First up is Hamtun Watches....
Hands on review – Mido Multifort

Hands on review – Mido Multifort

  The first in a series of hands on reviews by Bert Kanne, today he takes a look at the Mido Multifort. About Mido Mido was founded in 1918 and today is based in Le Locle, Switzerland.  The word Mido comes from the Spanish “yo mido” which translates...