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Zenith – Defy Revival A3642 | Time and Watches

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Zenith Unveils Limited-Edition Defy Revival A3642 Watch

The late ‘60s and early ‘70s were a watershed moment in luxury watch design. As the traditional Swiss industry began to face stiff competition from affordable quartz movements and a rapidly advancing Japanese watchmaking sector, brands increasingly turned toward wild colors and imaginative sculptural forms to stand out on retailer shelves. Zenith emerged from this […]

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Hands-On: Greubel Forsey Balancier S2 Watch

Today, I go hands-on with the latest version of a new generation of ultra-high-end sports watches from Swiss Greubel Forsey. This is the titanium-cased Balancier S2 (debuted on aBlogtowatch here), and I’ve been able to wear it both on the strap and the neat matching titanium bracelet. The purpose of this watch is, in a […]

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5 Watches That Have Stood The Test Of Time Starring Rolex, Patek Philippe, Omega, And Cartier – Reprise

Why is it that watch brands celebrate watch anniversaries so enthusiastically? That is actually a question I’ll answer below because first I’d like to highlight five classic timepieces that celebrated big anniversaries in 2017 when I originally wrote this piece. Patek Philippe Calatrava: 85 Years in 2017 It’s more than fitting that Patek Philippe decided […]

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Martin’s Top 5 Watches Of 2021

Well, 2021 was certainly an interesting year in watches. While the COVID-19 pandemic continued to cause havoc, in some ways it seemed like business as usual for the watch brands. Most, but not all, fairs were canceled, but there was still a steady flow of timepiece releases. In winemaking, the weather chiefly determines how good […]