VARIO 1918 Trench

Manufacturer: VARIO | Price: £220 GBP ($295 USD, €245 EUR) Having been in the Army (Infantry) myself for 12 years, I had an instant connection with the VARIO 1918 Trench Watch as soon as I clapped my eyes on it. It’s not that I’m anywhere near old enough to have […]

Atticus Icarus

Manufacturer: Atticus Watches | Price: $675 USD (Pre-Order: approx $400) As highly anticipated watch releases go, the Icarus from Atticus Watches has got to be right up there for me. I first heard about this pilot watch at the tail end of 2019. Rusty, the owner, was planning to have […]

Vesuviate Doppio

Manufacturer: Vesuviate Watches | Price: from $399 USD (£315 GBP, €345 EUR) I was contacted by the owner of Vesuviate a few weeks ago, asking if I’d like to review their new watch, that is soon to be launched on Kickstarter. After asking to see some images and the proposed […]

HELM Vanuatu

Manufacturer: HELM Watches | Price: $275 USD (€250 EUR, £215 GBP approx) There aren’t many watches on the planet that are that hard to obtain unless it’s a Rolex. Even then, the only Rolex I would like in my collection is a Rolex Explorer and I’m pretty sure if I […]

Draken Tugela 2.0 LE

Manufacturer: Draken Watches | Price: $349 USD (€315 EUR, £275 GBP approx) The Tugela is Draken’s take on one of the most popular watch genres; the dive watch. With a bead-blasted case giving the Tugela a rather tool-like aesthetic, we’re going to have an in-depth look at their latest take on […]

Duzu Ningaloo Reef

Manufacturer: Duzu Watches | Price: $379 USD (€345 EUR, £305 GBP approx) “The Ningaloo Reef is a custom dive watch rated to withstand 30ATM/300m of water resistance. A highly legible dial and CNC machined case with a combination of brushed & bead blasted finishing gives it a rugged tool like […]