The Little Egyptian

“The Little Egyptian” is not the title of a fairy-tale. Or maybe it is. … It’s 1952. The Egyptian Military, led by the Free Officers had just staged a coup to remove King Farouk I (whose watch collection was a subject of an earlier post). The rule of President Gamal Abdelnasser was challenged by powers in the West. […]

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6 Independent Watchmakers You Should Know If You’re Into Watches

The world of huate horologie is either dominated by huge groups that house numerous watch brands under their umbrellas like the Swatch Group which owns Omega, Breguet and Blancpain and the Richemont Group which owns A. Lange & Söhne and Cartier, or by privately-held behemoths like Rolex and Patek Philippe. However, in the upper echelons of the […]

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Our Favorites from SIHH 2017!

Today was day three of the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie Genève (SIHH) 2017 and it’s high-time for us to launch this pet project of ours (a project that we’ve been planing to start working on for quiet some time now). So for our first article, we discuss our 5 favorite watches from SIHH […]

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