Hands-On

Citizen Promaster Altichron Watch Updated For 2017 Hands-On

With the reference BN5058-07E timepiece, Citizen of Japan totally re-imagines the previous generation "avant-garde moderne"  Promaster Altichron into something that I feel is correctly a lot more mainstream. The previous ...

Tissot V8 Automatic Chronograph Watch Hands-On

When it comes to affordable Swiss-made chronographs, it’s not exactly a crowded space – particularly for mechanical options costing less than $1000. This is largely due to the fact that staying inside this threshold is ...

A. Lange & Söhne Tourbograph Perpetual ‘Pour Le Mérite’ Watch Hands-On

Some Lange watches put me in actual pain, I want them so much. To make this issue sound more serious than it actually is, I'll call it Futile Unattainable Watch Acquisition Syndrome (FUWAS, for short). If someone has copyrighted ...

Louis Vuitton Tambour All Black Petite Seconde Watch Hands-On

"All black!" Each time I see or hear the phrase, I imagine Jean-Claude Biver loudly proclaiming it with wide eyes as his clenched fist slams on the nearest table, emotively. Even though Louis Vuitton isn't controlled by Mr. ...

Bulgari Serpenti Secret & Serpenti Tubogas Watches Hands-On

The Bulgari serpent is what the panther is to Cartier: an iconic symbol of the brand. These predatory members of the animal kingdom serve not only as fascinating design elements, but signify the heritage of these brands as ...

Hamilton Jazzmaster Power Reserve Watch Hands-On

Hamilton, the American watch brand now under the Swatch Group umbrella, has had a strong year with well-received launches like their Intra-Matic 68 Chronograph. Recently, the brand announced the Hamilton Jazzmaster Power Reserve ...

Patek Philippe 5170P-001 In Platinum With Diamonds Watch Hands-On

Why, I mean oh why do high-end luxury watches have reflective crystals? That is a question we might never know the definitive answer to, and the Patek Philippe 5170P-001 certainly doesn't help fix the issue; but otherwise it's ...

Patek Philippe 5170P-001 In Platinum With Diamonds Watch Hands-On

Why, I mean oh why do high-end luxury watches have reflective crystals? That is a question we might never know the definitive answer to, and the Patek Philippe 5170P-001 certainly doesn't help fix the issue; but otherwise it's ...

Arnold & Son DBG Skeleton Watch Hands-On

In recent years, Arnold Son have released several pieces that are just marvels of watchmaking. Pieces like the Ultra-Thin Tourbillon Escapement (hands-on) and the Time Pyramid (hands-on) and this, the Arnold Son DBG Skeleton ...

Breguet Classique 7787 Watch Hands-On

The Breguet Classique 7787 is a watch not many other brands could get away with calling "classique." It has a silicon escapement and balance spring and, more immediately apparent, a dial so all over the place, most traditional ...