Real American Watchmaking: Weiss Watch Company

American watchmaking has been a fairly recent fascination of mine. I’ve always considered myself patriotic but the American watchmaking scene is small and consists mostly of American assembled watches rather than true artisanal watchmaking. However there is a brand I’ve been following that is changing that. Weiss watch company is leading the charge on a… Continue reading Real American Watchmaking: Weiss Watch Company

The New Rado Captain Cook Automatic Bronze

Blue Bezel variant Image from Rado Introducing the Rado Captian Cook Bronze, three new additions to the already popular Rado Captain Cook automatic watch line. The main difference between this watch and the existing automatic is Rado’s use of bronze. But of course, the “Master of Materials” couldn’t use just any bronze, they’re using a… Continue reading The New Rado Captain Cook Automatic Bronze

A Watch Built for Two

I recently became aware of the concept of a shared watch. In reading HODINKEE's "The Watch I Wore Most in 2019" Jason Heaton, Editor-at-Large, talked about his Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe LE for HODINKEE. The sentence that caught my eye was: "Since then, it’s been on my wrist weekly and when I’m not wearing it,… Continue reading A Watch Built for Two