NorthTwentytwo – Swedish minimalism

NorthTwentytwo – Swedish minimalism

NorthTwentytwo is an independent Swedish watch company founded in 2014.  The name comes from the location of the company, 22 kilometers North of the Swedish capital of Stockholm.  The precise location is 59 degrees, 20 minutes North and 8 degrees , 4 minutes East. ...
Review – Von Doren Aksla

Review – Von Doren Aksla

Von Doren is a Norwegian watch company founded by Von Doren Asbjornsen.  It began on Kickstarter on December 14, 2016, and as a new company they have really taken off.  Four watches are offered under the model name Aksla, named after Mt. Aksla, which overlooks the...
Slow Watches – A More Basic Way of Telling Time

Slow Watches – A More Basic Way of Telling Time

Slow Watches is a UK based, Swiss made watch brand started by four friends from the watch industry and e-commerce. The Slow Watch line consists of 24 hour one handed watches exclusively.  It’s a different way of measuring time where absolute precision is not...
Review – Sjöö Sandström UTC Skydiver Black Night

Review – Sjöö Sandström UTC Skydiver Black Night

This is the first Swedish watch I have had the pleasure of reviewing.  Most of us probably do not know there are quite a few watch companies from Sweden.  They specialize in a fairly wide range of watch types including minimalist, chrono, sport, fashion and damascus...