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...
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...
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...
Swedish watch manufacturer Sjöö Sandström has released a new limited edition version of the Royal Capital model called Royal Capital Gold. As the name implies, the new Royal Capital Gold used 18 carat gold in case, crown, folding buckle,...
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....
“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...
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...
Finnish watchmaker Stepan Sarpaneva is known for his high-quality wristwatches. The most recent novelty of the year was the S.U.F Helsinki Vetehinen -diver watch, which we wrote earlier. The limited edition (26 pieces per color) published in four different...