Watches

“It’s shiny, it’s pretty, I love it, I want it”, is quite often the first impression when we see exquisite jewelleries. Many times, in the lust of desire, we even forget to think about the origin of the raw...
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...
At the Experience of the Art of Watchmaking workshop, ten participants gathered to assemble Raymond Weil's mechanical wristwatch directed by Watch Service Finland's watchmakers, Mr. Jouni Pöllänen and Mr. Antti Kuitto. The first workshop was held in Hyvinkää Villatehdas...
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...
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...
We visited Breitling's booth at the Baselworld 2018, to have a look at the famous aviation watchmaker's novelties and their new heritage oriented brand. Many of the Breitling fans will surely be missing the wings and the anchor that was...
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...

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....
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...
One of the Frederique Constant's brand cornerstones is continuous innovations. The watchmaker has continued to add new movements to their collection every year since the beginning in 1988. This years innovation is a hybrid movement that integrates smartwatch functions...