Watch in a Day: Arcturus LC-1, an Art-Deco styled watch

Taking its name after the brightest star in the constellation of Boötes, Arcturus is a new watch brand that shines brightly in the universe of microbrands. Inspired by the Art-Deco of the 20s, the Arcturus LC-1 presents a stylish, modern designed that draws from Founder’s fascination in firearms and architecture. From its dial to the watch case, the Arcturus LC-1 (short for Lion City aka … Continue reading Watch in a Day: Arcturus LC-1, an Art-Deco styled watch

ZOID Mastermind, an unusual time(machine)piece

As a watch enthusiast and watch lover who appreciates well-designed products, Andrew Oliver created the ZOID Mastermind. ZOID Mastermind is designed to be a practical day-to-day wear that is different from the mainstream. The aggressively designed Mastermind case was completely designed by in-house and it is not just another watch case. The watch itself is a resemblance of a modern futuristic time machine with the … Continue reading ZOID Mastermind, an unusual time(machine)piece

HORAE launched their debut collection of customisable watches

HORAE, a new independent watch company that makes affordable personalised timepieces while embracing the history and provenance of watchmaking, launched their debut collection on Kickstarter. With the rise of fashion brands and the litany of catchphrases such as “affordable luxury”, HORAE’s founders observed the growing disconnect between younger consumers and the art of watchmaking. Through HORAE, they hope to connect more people to watches and … Continue reading HORAE launched their debut collection of customisable watches

Watch in a Day: Schaffen S65, a customisable Genta-inspired timepiece

Watches designed and inspired by the legendary Gerald Genta are expensive – think Audemars Piguet Royal Oak, Vacheron Constantin Overseas, Patek Philippe Nautilus, IWC Ingenieur and so on. While we recognise that there are other Genta-inspired watches out there in the market, more often than not, they either look like blantant rip-offs of the existing icons or are just poorly constructed watches. It’s indeed refreshing … Continue reading Watch in a Day: Schaffen S65, a customisable Genta-inspired timepiece

Watch in a Day: BOLDR Expedition, a hardy field watch with a premium touch

Earlier in 2017, Leon the Co-Founder of BOLDR told us that the brand started with the “idea of connecting wearers with the spirit of adventures”; it is not an empty promise for sure. In just two years, BOLDR has expanded their line-up exponentially. Today we are very excited to get our hands on their latest addition, the BOLDR Expedition. Frequent readers of Suave Watches will … Continue reading Watch in a Day: BOLDR Expedition, a hardy field watch with a premium touch

SD-09™ Spacecraft Watches: The Future is Your Present

Everyone knows that a spacecraft must be able to withstand the most extreme level of wear and tear. It is the very concept behind the SD-09™ Spacecraft Watch, a strong and superior timepiece with unique design. Founder, Sydney Dong, launched the first Kickstarter campaign for SD-09™ Spacecraft Watches today.  The SD-09™ Spacecraft Watch is available in 4 different variations: The dial of the SD-09™ Spacecraft Watch … Continue reading SD-09™ Spacecraft Watches: The Future is Your Present

Watch in a Day: Zelos Eagle, a pilot’s timepiece for the new age

Inspired by modern fighter jets, the Zelos Eagle is a contemporary interpretation of traditional pilot’s watches made famous by brands like IWC and Sinn. Zelos Watches is one of the most popular microbrands in recent years. Hailing from Singapore, this homegrown brand is known to offer uniquely designed timepieces made with unconventional materials such as carbon fibre and bronze. Unlike other microbrands, Zelos doesn’t buy into the idea of producing ‘homage’ … Continue reading Watch in a Day: Zelos Eagle, a pilot’s timepiece for the new age