Category: Hands-On

Chopard L.U.C XPS 1860 Officer Watch Hands-On

The Chopard L.U.C XPS 1860 Officer is close to being a perfect watch for me. It isn't the only watch I'd want to own, but as a dress-style watch - there is little else I could ask for when blending design, materials, artistic technique, and utility into a single timepiece. As a limited edition ...

Hamilton Intra-Matic 68 Watch Hands-On

The trend of vintage-inspired watches is still going strong in 2017 and one of the most talked about watches at Baselworld this year was the Intra-Matic 68 by Hamilton. Not only is it inspired by a vintage Hamilton chronograph, it also has a reverse panda dial, which is in fashion right now. To ...

Angelus U21 Tourbillon & U22 Tourbillon Watches Hands-On

I recently realized that I have been attracted to just about every watch Angelus has released since 2015, when the revitalized brand reintroduced itself with a totally new identity. Now under La Joux-Perret (owned by Citizen), Angelus has emerged as the more modern, flirting-with-futurism sibling ...

Piaget Altiplano 60th Anniversary Watches Hands-On

Piaget combines its expertise in ultra-thin movements with its fearless use of color to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Altiplano model. The seven pieces in the new Piaget Altiplano 60th Anniversary series, introduced at the SIHH in January, range in size from 34mm to 43mm. One of the great ...

Nomos Club Campus Watches Hands-On

During Baselworld 2017, Nomos showed three new watches that were a statement of support for mechanical timepieces and their appeal to younger enthusiasts. The Nomos Club Campus watches are touted as the ideal graduation gift and the ~$1,500 price along with custom case back engraving options ...