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For Cheap Mechanical Complications, Buy Vintage

There are certainly a number of great watches out there under $1,000 that would make a great first mechanical watch. But what if you wanna really dig …

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Seiko - New boutique in the heart of London

The inauguration ceremony took place on August 10, 2017, in the presence of Shuji Takahashi, President and COO of Seiko Watch Corporation.

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Summertime Clocks

Here are a few affordable quartz timekeepers for your wall or desk.<p>Many of your favorite watch companies also dabble in clocks. But with a few exceptions, the best-known Swiss or German watchmakers reserve branded clocks as promotion items for retailers and a few lucky customers. Only a few firms …

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The worn&wound Podcast Ep. 24: A Chat with WatchRecon Creator and Collector Sammy Sy - Worn & Wound

When WatchRecon hit the scene, it changed the way we buy and sell watches. In Episode 24 of The worn&wound Podcast, we talk to WatchRecon creator and …

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Timing is Crucial: Seiko's First Boutique in UK

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EDITOR’S PICK: Turtle power! We review Seiko’s Prospex SRP77X divers

Editor’s Note: Seiko’s re-released ‘Turtle’ is rapidly becoming an essential in any self-respecting watch collector’s roll. And given the winning …

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Surprising Seiko: new Knightsbridge boutique showcases the Japanese brand's luxury watchmaking credentials

That Seiko seriously underplays its undoubted luxury credentials is a given both within the industry and among collectors. These credentials are underpinned by severely elegant Grand Seiko watches and a stunning Sonnerie watch produced under the Credor label. The reticence is usually, and somewhat …

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Inside London’s Most Luxurious New Watch Boutique

Speak to any watch brand CEO worth his corner office and they will tell you that opening a boutique in London is essential if you want international …

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w&w Instagram Round-Up with a Nomos Minimatik, a Seiko 6138-8020, and More - worn&wound

It’s Saturday, so that means we’re back with another Instagram round-up featuring our 10 favorite watch snaps. But before we get to the watches, we’d …

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Discovering Grand Seiko Watches

Last night Ape to Gentleman attended the launch of Seiko Watches’ new flagship boutique at 57 Brompton Road in London’s trendy Knightsbridge. The …

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Kampai! – Two Seiko Cocktail Time Watches SRPB43J and SSA343J1

Since 2010, Seiko is offering these “cocktail time” watches that were clearly inspired by living the good life. First only for the Japanese market …

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BEST FROM: aBlogtoWatch & Friends August 4, 2017

From this round-up forth, we are shaking things up a little by presenting the top read posts on aBlogtoWatch for the month, as well as interesting …

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Seiko SUN065 Special-Edition PADI Watch

The PADI Watch is water resistant up to 200 meters and is powered by the body's natural movement. The watch has a stainless-steel case and an …

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Seiko SRPA21 PADI Dive Watch

The PADI dive watch is water resistant up to 200 meters. It is designed with a stainless-steel case and bracelet, and features a unique red and blue …

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Vintage Watch Market – Summer 2017 – Trends and Condition

It’s been more than a quarter since I’ve given an update on the vintage watch market. Why is that? Well, the article would likely have come off as …

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BEAMS Teams up With Seiko on a Limited Collection of ‘Peanuts’-Inspired Watches

Spotlighting Snoopy, Charlie, and Linus.<p>Japanese watch giant Seiko has partnered with BEAMS on a special edition range of water-resistant watches featuring iconic <i>Peanuts</i> characters. Snoopy, Charlie Brown, and Linus from the beloved franchise created by the late Charles M. Schulz. All three …

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This $60 Japanese watch is the best value out there — here's why

When someone asks me what to buy for a starter automatic watch, my answer is always the same: the Seiko 5.<p>Why? Because, price per quality, it's one of the best watches you can buy. Period.<p>It's not only one of the cheapest automatics out there, it also comes with an in-house movement developed by …

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Caliber Spec: ETA 2824 – Rivals and Clones

<b>Not too long ago, we launched our series Caliber Spec with our first installment focused on the venerable ETA 2824. Today, we’re following up with an</b> …

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Watches & Pencils #29 – The Seiko Turtle: Legendary Dive Watch

In early 2016 Seiko re-launched their Seiko Turtle with a big wave. In a short time 4 variants splashed in: a black (SRP777), a gilt (SRP775), a blue …

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The Collector's View: A Case of Curiosity and a Seiko 5 - My First Watch

<b>Everyone has a different story of how it all started. No matter who it is, all watch lovers started on this delightfully addictive hobby we call</b> …

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Seiko Premier Kinetic Perpetual Novak Djokovic Special Edition Watch

The new Seiko Premier Kinetic Perpetual Novak Djokovic Special Edition watch is first and foremost a practical watch, and this version was apparently …

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Introducing the Hemel HFT20 Collection—Now Available for Pre-Order at a Special Price

Hemel Watches first came onto the scene in early 2016 with the field watch-inspired HM series launched on Kickstarter. The four-watch collection …

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Review – The 2017 Seiko Presage Enamel Collection – Unlimited, Refined, Desirable

At Baselworld 2017, Seiko came with a very refreshing surprise (among all the superb watches they launched this year...) While we thought that the …

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Precision, the Forgotten Measure of Quality

Watches can mean many different things to many different people. Some people want a watch as a fashion statement, some love the craftsmanship, and …

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Seiko Marine Master Professional 300M “Tuna” – ref. SBBN031 Review

For the longest time, I struggled to understand the appeal of Seiko’s family of shrouded divers. To be completely frank, I had considered the Seiko …

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Seiko Teams up With Coca-Cola on a '60s-Inspired Clock Range

A commemorative collection.<p>Japanese watch brand Seiko and classic American beverage company Coca-Cola recently teamed up on a collaborative clock range. Celebrating the history of the two parties, the clock series is comprised of wall clocks and variously sized alarm clocks, which all display a …

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w&w Instagram Round-Up with a Sinn 142 Chronograph, a Buren “WWW,” and More

It’s Saturday, so that means we’re back with another Instagram round-up featuring our 10 favorite watch snaps. But before we get to the watches, we’d …

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Seiko's Riders Chronograph gets blacked out for White Mountaineering

Another Giugiaro Design is getting re-released as White Mountaineering has teamed up with Seiko once again with a limited edition Riders Chronograph. …

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Grand Seiko's new watch glimmers in rose gold

Inspired by Japan's night sky, Grand Seiko's newest Spring Drive 8 day power reserve is the ultimate in Japanese watchmaking. The watch is wrapped in …

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w&w Instagram Round-Up with a Heuer Silverstone, a Hamilton W10, and More

It’s Saturday. That means we’re back with another Instagram round-up featuring our 10 favorite watch snaps. But before we get to the watches, we’d …

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