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Two New Dials for the Arnold & Son DSTB

Over the past few months and leading up to Baselworld 2016 that will commence in just a few weeks time,...

Bovet 19 Thirty: A Tale of Two Epochs (Watchonista)

Ever since I visited Bovet’s movement manufacture last year during the 10th anniversary of the Fondation Qualité Fleurier, I have a newfound respect...

TAG HEUER Carrera Calibre 18 Telemeter (Watchonista)

One of the most unexpected horo-crushes for me this year was the Tag Heuer Carrera Calibre 18 Telemeter. I’ve never been...

Ressence Type 5

Meet the Ressence Type 5, the first mechanical diver’s watch filled with oil, and quite possibly the most legible watch under water. I...

My Sarpaneva in Monochrome’s “The Collector’s Series”

If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you’ve likely been bombarded with pics of my latest acquisition, the Sarpaneva X...

H. Moser & Cie in Zero Gravity: Groundbreaking or Bunk? (Quill & Pad)

Towards the end of September, I was invited by H. Moser & Cie to witness the first parabolic zero-gravity flight...

#PrayForParis: A Watch Designer’s Grief – DIETRICH OT-13

During the abominable Paris attacks that took place on Friday the 13th 2015, one of the victims that tragically lost their lives...

Davidoff Brothers X Moonwatch Only Exhibition

An epic night for Omega Speedmaster fans and a big milestone for Geneva’s most loveable vintage watch-dealing brothers, Roy and...

Arnold & Son Golden Wheel (on Quill & Pad)

Arnold & Son present a fresh take on a centuries-old complication with the Golden Wheel. The wandering hours mechanism has been...

Tudor Black Bay Black

It was bound to happen, and I’m so glad it did: Here’s the all-new Tudor Black Bay Black. Ever since the...

5 Accessible Watches from Leading Independent Brands

If you’ve been following The Horophile for a while now, you will have no doubt noticed my fascination with watchmaking...

What We Know About the Next ANGELUS Watch

Since Angelus’ resurrection this year with the totally unexpected but fittingly forward-thinking U10 Tourbillon Lumière, I’ve been curious to see what...