Monthly Archives: February 2015

The next model from Garrick

There is not much information about this next model from Garrick, the SM302. I will give an update as soon as I find out more. Advertisements

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Peter Roberts

Another British watchmaker has up until now is Peter Roberts. This is his Grand Complication 5 (£20,000 + VAT according to the website) Peter is one of the great veterans of British Watchmaking, having spent 45 years in the business. … Continue reading

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Scottish Watch Brand – Instrment

In today’s Financial Times I came across an article discussing this Kickstarter project, INSTRUMNT watches from Glasgow. The watches themselves are to my mind very similar to the Uniform watches that have been on sale for a while. At the heart … Continue reading

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Watchmaker Loomes on top of the world – watchpro.com

Here’s a nice story on the Watchpro.com website. I have not seen it reported anywhere else, not even on Robert Loomes own website. Feb 9, 2015 The Robert Loomes & Co. Everest watch. British watchmaker Robert Loomes will be presenting … Continue reading

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Selling online: an ultra-rare Roger Smith Series 2 – Salon qp

Some great photos in this piece from the Salon QP website Something we’ve almost never seen is a watch made by Roger W Smith  for sale online. And it can be yours for… £115,000. Pictures from WatchXchange Ownership of a Roger W … Continue reading

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Bremont – Kingsman Special Edition

Being a British male brought up on endless Bond films I felt obliged to go and see this film. I had also heard about Bremont’s involvement so I wanted to see how “natural” their placements appeared. The film as I expected … Continue reading

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Hoptroff “No 16” – Hodinkee Review

The well renowned watch blog from New York has done a great piece on the crazy looking Hoptroff “No 16”. See the link below. http://www.hodinkee.com/blog/richard-hoptroffs-atomic-watch-prototype-combines &amp;amp;lt;img src=”http://static1.squarespace.com/static/4fa14d3ce4b08a53fa26468e/t/54d1290de4b0d35ba4b72053/1422993680641/&#8221; /&amp;amp;gt;<span id=”mce_marker” data-mce-type=”bookmark”>​</span>

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