My Seiko SKXJ92 dates back to 1988, but my dad gave it to me in 2008. Even though it was twenty years old and never had a service, it was my first self-winding automatic timepiece and it is one piece that will never leave my collection.
Some time ago I was invited to my first ever black-tie dinner. That is what led me to buy the Seiko Chronograph Watch SPC059P1, a watch I have now owned for some years
My Seiko Lord Quartz is special to me because it is my “birth year” watch – it, like me, turns 40 in 2018. Find out which of us has aged better…
This automatic self-winding watch is chunky and as well-built as the big brand Swiss divers watches – but costs a fraction of the price. Here’s our verdict on Seiko’s little stunner.
The Rolex Datejust is, insofar as is possible, the definitive “watch”. But how does the real thing hold up compared to the pretenders?
This Aquaracer is a diver’s watch with 300m water resistance, a date display and a reliable and accurate quartz movement. It is sturdily built and comes with an attractive two-tone gold plated bracelet. It’s not as big or chunky as the newer 500m Aquaracers, but it makes a nice dress watch.
The Rolex Explorer 2 “Polar” is a modern classic, worn by people including Prince William. We covered a budget answer to the Rolex Explorer 1 […]
Your wedding day: the happiest day of your life. Couples spend months preparing every last detail, and at my own wedding, I had my attire […]
The Seiko Orange Monster. You may never have seen one, but it is the dive watch of choice for many watch enthusiasts. The distinctive ‘teeth’ […]
The TAG Heuer Aquaracer series has a long, proud tradition. The first Heuer dive watch, the 1000 series, was launched in 1979. It had a […]