My Pick for Baselworld 2016: Frederique Constant Slimline Manufacture Perpetual Calendar

My final Pick for Baselworld 2016 is the Frederique Constant Slimline Manufacture Perpetual Calendar. This full perpetual calendar timepiece will soon become the most affordable perpetual calendar watch in the market. Perpetual calendar timepieces have always been a whole new level for a regular Joe like me—No need to correct the calendar until 1 March 2100?! Great, how much does it costs? Hmm ok, skip! To benefit readers who are new to perpetual … Continue reading My Pick for Baselworld 2016: Frederique Constant Slimline Manufacture Perpetual Calendar

My Pick for Baselworld 2016: Longines Heritage 1918

Founded in 1832 by Auguste Agassiz, Longines is one of the oldest brands in watchmaking history. The brand’s first calibre for a wristwatch was developed in 1913, the 13.33z. Featuring a single push-piece which engages a 30-min chronograph accurate to 1/5 of a second, this chronograph movement is one of the first to be used in a wristwatch. Aug. Ericsson, a reputable Swedish watchmaker uses the Longines calibre 13.33z in … Continue reading My Pick for Baselworld 2016: Longines Heritage 1918

My Pick for Baselworld 2016: The Tudor Heritage Black Bay 36

With all the hype for Baselworld 2016 slowly ticking away, I think it’s a great time now to look back at some of the releases. Rolling out, here’s my first Pick for Baselworld 2016. Releasing a 36mm watch in 2016 is a bold move, and Tudor is indeed one of the boldest watch brands in recent years. In fact, not totally unfamiliar, some of the … Continue reading My Pick for Baselworld 2016: The Tudor Heritage Black Bay 36

The Tudor Black Bay Dilemma

There is no doubt that one of the most iconic watch in history is the Rolex Submariner hence it is without surprise that Tudor, a subsidiary owned by Rolex SA, embodied the same winning formula for their modern line-up; in terms of quality, finish and design. First launched in 2012, the Tudor Heritage Black Bay was an instant hit amongst watch enthusiast and even casual … Continue reading The Tudor Black Bay Dilemma