Category: Hands-On

Mido Multifort Escape Watch Hands-On

Mido calls this newer entrant into their Multifort watch collection the Mido Multifort Escape. Escape from what? I'm not sure. Perhaps Mido is trying to use this "artistically pre-aged" collection to suggest that its theme is an escape from the norm, or this is meant to be some manner of adventure ...

Artya Watches For 2017 Continue To Celebrate Weird Art

Yvan Arpa is a watch industry soldier. In the almost 10 years I've known him, the projects and brands that he has worked with vary almost as much as the often crazy designs his own Artya brand is known for presenting. There is a charming lack of total organization to his work and company strategy, ...

Bovet Récital 20 Astérium Watch Hands-On

Bovet is a brand that I feel has been overlooked by many and does not receive the recognition that it deserves. Admittedly, their designs can be divisive, but it is hard to deny the technical prowess behind them. At SIHH 2017 earlier this year, Bovet released yet another super-complicated piece ...

Fendi Selleria Automatic Watch Hands-On

Fashion houses in the watch world have always elicited much debate and discussion – especially brands like Hermès and Louis Vuitton that are attempting to establish a name in the haute horology world. The subject of today's article, The Fendi Selleria Automatic, aims for less loftier goals and is ...

Romain Gauthier Insight Micro-Rotor Watch Hands-On

In recent times, haute horology brands have been paring down on their offerings by producing simpler watches. Greubel Forsey, famous for its tourbillon watches, released the Signature 1 last year – a time-only, non-tourbillon watch that is the brand’s simplest yet. Likewise, Romain Gauthier ...