Are you a watch geek and a fan of the Eagles and still celebrating their underdog Super Bowl victory over the New England Patriots? If so, then Timex may have something that you are interested in. They have just recently released their Eagles Super Bowl LII watch as a part of their NFL Tribute Collection of timepieces. At the price point they are offering, it makes this very easy for just about anyone to get into their collection. Additionally, it could make the perfect gift for that Eagles fan in your life.
With the Baselworld 2018 show coming up towards the end of March in Basel, Switzerland, there are many new and interesting watches being announced. Tim and Michael will be checking out as many of these as possible. We wanted to take the opportunity to share some of these new announcements with you in this series of posts. Up for your review first is the Hublot Big Bang Meca-10 Blue Ceramic.
Luxury watch brand IWC Schaffhausen is celebrating their 150th anniversary in 2018 and as a part of this celebration is set to unveil a special Jubilee collection at SIHH 2018 (Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie), comprising 27 numbered limited edition watches from different collections. Among these is the new Portugieser Constant-Force Tourbillon Edition “150 Years”.
Detroit based watch brand Shinola recently announced the release of their first automatic timepiece and we present it for your review and comments. It is a standard dive watch design. However, it is not without some small amount of controversy in our minds over their "new" Argomatic R150 movement.
The new brand Krayon (an interesting choice of names) as created an horological first (and they have 3 patents to back it up) with their initial watch - the Everything Universal Sunrise Sunset. For the first time, a mechanical watch is able to calculate sunrise and sunset times everywhere on the globe! If that is enough to sustain a brand will have to be determined over time. But it is a beautiful watch with amazing complications.
Breitling has released their new Super Avenger 01 Boutique Edition in a numbered limited edition (NLE) of 100 pieces that features their B01 manufacture (in-house) automatic column wheel chronograph movement and is available only through one of their 60 wordwide boutiques.