Watches

Summer is the best day in Finland, as the old proverb says. Should it be raining or, if you're lucky, the weather is hot and you decide to head to the beach to enjoy some summer sun and splashing...
The world contains two kinds of watch enthusiasts; collectors and users. This of course applies to a great many hobbies, my personal social circle for example contains collectors of cameras and photography equipment, and a few ex-collectors, who woke up...
The stylish man looks at the time from a watch, not his phone. You've heard it said, and it holds a lot of truth as peeking at your wrist is a lot less noticeable and, provided the wearer has...
Longines is a traditional Swiss watch manufacturer, whose image has been tarnished this past decade by a sort of lack-of-oomph, but which is seeing a resurgence - at least partly due to the continuing wake of the heritage boom....
Diving watches are enjoying a bout of immense popularity, and for good reason. As the name suggests, diving watches are designed to resist moisture, meaning they are built to stand up to more than just desk diving. Combine these...
When speaking of watches, there is a tendency to equate them with Switzerland. This is quite natural, since the majority of the world's better known and respected watchmakers are indeed Swiss. The industry has, over the years, become dominated...

Brellum Duobox

Brellum is a Swiss company and watch brand, of whose origins and founder I wrote about earlier. This micro brand company's first watch offering carries the name Duobox, and is, in the maker's own words, a timeless dress chronograph....
Finland's watch scene is about to hit a new milestone, as a joint design venture by watchmaker Stepan Sarpaneva and the Kelloharrastajat (Finnish Watch Enthusiasts) community, the KH x S.U.F Helsinki branded Myrsky (Storm in Finnish) timepiece is launched...
Famous Finnish watchmaker, Mr. Stepan Sarpaneva revealed today on Instagram his own inhouse movement, called Moonment. Sarpaneva promises that the phases of the moon complication is precise for the next 14000 years and the moon cycle can be build...
Urho Kaleva Kekkonen (1900-1986), was the President of the Republic of Finland for 26 years between 1956-1982. Kekkonen was one of the most influential people in Finland’s recent past and his political and personal legacy are priceless beyond measure....