Completely Complicated: Additional Functions Of A Mechanical Clockwork
A complication in watchmaking does not describe an undesirable situation during an intervention, as in the case of medicine, but a completely desired additional function in a mechanical clockwork, which goes beyond the usual display of hour, minute and second. Complications can be described as function modules, which use the clockwork as a basis but are not part of it itself. According to this, a date display is a complication. Continue reading “Why Complications in the Movement Are Good”
Part 2 of buying advice on Omega-Speedmaster watches
This part of buying advice on Omega-Speedmaster watches deals with where–from which dealer or platform–you get the right (Vintage) Speedmaster. Because via the blog Fratellowatches.com reach us many emails with questions about buying a speedmaster from Omega. It is therefore high time for an article which is understood to be a purchase advice for the Omega Speedmaster. If you are already a Speedmaster collector, this may be less interesting for you as I have a lot of basic information. But I also want to try to write a diverse article that is “enriched” in the course. Continue reading “Where to Find the Right Omega Speedmaster”
Patek Philippe is considered one of the most prestigious watch manufacturers in Switzerland. That’s always been the case. His often wealthy customers come from all over the world, among them are members of royal houses and business captains. It is the watch brand with one of the most famous advertising slogans: “A Patek Philippe never belongs to one alone. One enjoys it for a lifetime, but in fact it is already preserved for the next generation. ” Whether this is true or not, the Patek Philippe owners and friends like to call on this slogan to justify the expensive timepiece. Accordingly, the brand is primarily associated with classic and elegant luxury watches such as the Calatrava. Continue reading “Patek Philippe: Nautilus Then and Now”
Previously we have mentioned the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore as one of the trendsetters when it became popular with large watches.Even more important was, until then, unknown Italian brand; Officine Panerai. Continue reading “Watch the World’s 25 Classics Officine Panerai Luminor”
Piaget is a company that is known for two things; being a luxury jewellery manufacturer of world class and being behind the thinnest watch and watches you can imagine. The most famous can be found in the Altiplano line. Continue reading “Watch the World’s 25 Classics, Piaget Altiplano”
Former and highly esteemed chief editor Joe Thompson remains loyal to the magazine as editor-at-large. Continue reading “Roger Rüegger New Editor in Chief of Watchtime Usa”
Since they were invented, the watches are a real success. If before they were only for men and were kept in the pocket of the jacket, today they are very visible in the pulse of women. Increasingly, the sets are now the Big women’s Watches. Check out: Continue reading “Big Watches Fashion Watches: Beautiful Female Models Several Brands”
To feel always beautiful women go to great lengths and if repaginam at all times to keep them always charming and with trends in day so trips to the hairdresser, manicure and shopping are corriqueirras to keep the visual. Continue reading “Watches, How to Use, Where to Buy, Prices”
IWC Great watch, IWC Top Gun, IWC watch chronograph, IWC Mark XVIII & Co. Continue reading “The Flying Watches of Iwc: the Ultimate Overview”
Michael Kors Watches–Templates and where to buy
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The launch of the Google wearable device system, Android Wear, and the Moto 360 watch is the first chapter of a possible transition from smartphone culture to smartwatch culture, says Lior Ron, the Motorola executive who leads the project The appliance.
Continue reading “Watch May Become as Useful as Mobile”
Sony announced the second version of its smart watch, SmartWatch 2, during the opening of the Mobile Asia Expo 2013 in Shanghai on Tuesday (25).
Continue reading “Sony Announces Second Generation of Its Smart Watch with Android”
Do you think about having that cute, vintage or retro highlight in the corner of your house and when you go to buy one of those, the price scares you and makes you give up on the idea?
Result, you go home faintly, faint, look at that little corner and sigh …
Continue reading “Custom Retro Wall Clock – Diy”
Some time ago I saw in a televised sitting the incomparable Günther Netzer, who wore a special clock in addition to an as always perfectly fitting suit . It was a perpetual calendar of IWC a delicacy, incredibly beautiful, incredibly expensive and uhrmacherisch.
Continue reading “Tempus Fugit – The Paradoxical Fascination Of Mechanical Timepieces”
There are pieces that have been for eternity, usually even for several generations. In addition to a nice filler and a high quality leather jacket qualifies for me also a wrist watch as such a piece for eternity.
Continue reading “A Piece For Eternity: Marine Chronograph Annual Calendar”
The watches traditional wall are one of those classic elements in the decor of any home, but a group of Austrian entrepreneurs has decided to take the idea further and take advantage of new technologies to develop what they have called-of something perhaps presumptuous way-like the “Coolest Clock”. Continue reading “Traditional Wall Clocks Already Have A Competitor: Coolest Clock Projects The Time And Much More”
We have padded, we have been jammed, often, gladly and constantly. XXL, Supersize, Statement were the buzzwords that still dominated the watch world until recently and will certainly continue to do so. Now, however, they have to share the space with the Zero Size watches: it becomes more filigree, more delicate and smaller on the wrists.
Continue reading “Let`S Get Minimal: The Trend Goes To The Filigree Ladies Watch”
The Vinyl Watches virtual shop produces customized wall clocks with various themed themes such as animals, cities, signs and music.All parts are made with quality discs, which are laser cut to create the shape of the desired design.Some watches preserve the old form of the disc and others are stylized with other formats.
Continue reading “Custom Wall Clocks Are Made with Vinyl Records”
After the International Salon of Haute Horlogerie, which was held in Geneva in January, and before the opening of Baselworld, April 25 in Basel, sifting news and shopping tips.
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People these days I received a comment about a post I had written in 2009 on wall clocks, watches that will …, the jocelo asked me where was a particular model that he liked.
As it’s been a long time since I had made the post I didn’t remember where I was and I wasn’t even original where she would have been, so the way was calling for Mr. Google and pray to find your source.
I ended up finding the original image site and had a pleasant surprise, the site is a Canadian online store that unfortunately did not deliver to Brazil but has a wide collection of beautiful watches.
As I am passionate about watches just passing the dawn looking models, and of course I would not fail to share with you these wonderful findings that I got. I separated a series of pictures to show you. So get ready is going to be a long post, full of images.
Continue reading “Wall Clocks, Decorating Your Walls with Style”
Once said the formula 1 legend James Hunt, which was due to his lifestyle and his appearance as a Playboy and formula 1-rock star, rebel of the track . TAG Heuer now presented within the framework of the Goodwood’s Festival of speed in southern England the new TAG Heuer James Hunt Limited Edition, to celebrate his world title 40 years ago.
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Davosas Design Department is more diligent: in cooperation with the deep relaxed divers Nikolay Linder Davosa has worked further with a new and very independent diver’s watch to shake off the Tributes-manufacturers-image …
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