Gucci’s Bronze-Sculpted Body

Among the brands that made our eyes light up this year at the annual BaselWorld watch fair was Gucci, notably with its gent’s watches, in particular, the Dive watch housing a Girard-Perregaux movement (not shown here) and the Coupé Bronze Automatic Chronograph (above). As the name implies, the case of the Gucci Coupé Bronze Automatic Chronograph is made of bronze. … More

Omega Bullhead – No Bull

Ever heard of the Omega “Bullhead”? Well, we would understand if you haven’t. It is worth noting that the Omega Seamaster Ref. ST 146.011, otherwise known as the Bullhead, and made in 1970 is said to be among the rarest chronographs from the brand and will probably be better known among Omega collectors and fans. For collectors, this is one … More

Watches & Wonders: What and Who

Touted as an event that will be the “first of its kind” in Asia showcasing the “very latest creations in the world of haute horlogerie” is the “Watches&Wonders” exhibition which will be held in Hong Kong from 25 to 28 September 2013. “Watches&Wonders is the platform for fine watchmaking that is being brought to Asia. It is the personal delivery … More

Ressence: Look Disc Way

It was excitement at first sight with the Ressence Type 3 mechanical watch. Its smooth curves were one thing but what made it an emotional and attractive piece was its kitchen timer look. Moreover, what captivates is the very inviting thought that perhaps you can actually adjust the settings by simply touching the dial. But that is not to be; … More