$1,000 or less

The Bomberg Bolt-68 Chronograph collection

July 14, 2014 | $1,000 or less, Bomberg

The Bomberg Bolt-68 Chronograph collection

Neuchâtel, Switzerland based Bomberg, is a new watch brand that makes a line of audaciously styled watches that come with a unique bayonet system that allows the watch body to removed from the case and used as a pocket watch.


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The Elevenplus World Clock

July 10, 2014 | $1,000 or less

The Elevenplus World Clock

Korean company 11+, has come out with an ingenious, and good looking, World Clock. It lets you adjust the time zone by simply rolling its cylindrical body to the correct time zone. The body has 24 different cities listed, and when you roll the clock so that your preferred city is at the top (12 o’clock), the rolling mechanism instantly adjusts the hour hand to the selected city. Watch the video.


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Victorinox Adds To Maverick Sport Collection

June 23, 2014 | $1,000 or less, Baselworld, Victorinox

Victorinox Adds To Maverick Sport Collection

In 2014, Victorinox added 8 new references to the Maverick Sport collection: four chronographs and four three-hand watches. The dial of each watch is accented in the same red, blue and yellow shades used in the flag of Ibach, Switzerland — the town where Victorinox is headquartered. The same color scheme is also used on the complementary strap in NATO fabric that supplements the original black one.


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Introducing the Tissot Visodate Milanais

June 13, 2014 | $1,000 or less, Baselworld

Introducing the Tissot Visodate Milanais

Tissot just launched a new version of their popular Visodate timepiece. The retro style Tissot Visodate Milanais is presented in 40 mm steel case, with a black dial, applied indices, and a signature day/date aperture at 3 o’clock.


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Introducing the Seiko Prospex Air Dive "Monster"

May 8, 2014 | $1,000 or less, Baselworld, Seiko

Introducing the Seiko Prospex Air Dive "Monster"

At Baselworld 2014, Seiko unveiled their redesigned Prospex line, which will now be sold globally. Of the models we saw — the Prospex Air Dive “Monster” in a black PVD treated stainless steel case — was the most interesting.


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Introducing the Victorinox Alliance Automatic

April 25, 2014 | $1,000 or less, Baselworld, Victorinox

Introducing the Victorinox Alliance Automatic

Last month at Baselworld, Victorinox introduced a new first-ever automatic version of their popular Alliance timepiece. The Alliance Automatic comes in the same 40 mm fully polished stainless steel case and fixed bezel as previous models. The dial is black with and facetted, luminous lance hour and minute hands. The hour markers are applied, with numerals at 3, 6 and 9 — and the Victorinox cross at 12. The flange has a printed minute track and luminous dots marking the hours. A military scale is embossed on the inner part of the dial. The date is displayed via an aperture at 6 o’clock.


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