Another stunning (but mostly completely baffling) watch from Tokyoflash

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We really love Tokyoflash Japan and their genius watches. They look amazing, but can we use them to tell the time? – well nah, but who cares. The company has just released its latest community designed watch, Kisai X, which is apartment based on a concept that the company published on its Tokyoflash Design Studio Blog which was submitted jointly …

Is Apple gunning for your wrist? How the iWatch could revolutionise smart watches

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As a gentleman of discerning taste and impeccable grooming you are probably wearing a watch. It is likely to have been made by a high-end Swiss company and quite possibly cost you a fair bit of money. If that is you the you are in fact part of a dying breed. Male watch wearers have been on the decline for …

David Beckham becomes new face of Breitling watches

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He’s more commonly seen wearing Rolexes, like the Rolex Sea-Dweller DEEPSEA Watch, but now the part time LA Galaxy footballer and style icon David Beckham has been named the face of Breitling’s Transocean Chronograph Unitime worldtimer watch (phew that’s a mouthful). Launched earlier this year, the Transocean Chronograph Unitime is equipped with the new Manufacture Breitling Caliber B05and features a …

Eric Clapton’s ultra-rare Patek Philippe 2499 wristwatch is up for auction

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The Patek Philippe 2499 is like the Holy Grail of wristwatches, the sort of timepiece enthusiasts would happily dive in-front of marauding boulder, Indiana Jones style, in order to acquire. Perhaps the rarest wristwatch in the world, and also regarded by many experts as the finest ever made too, it’s about to go up for sale at Christies in Geneva on November 12th, something …

Storm Watches reveal AW2012 Black, Remex and Dualtec styles

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We love our British brands here at Brandish, and there’s no wristwatch house here in Blighty we love more than Storm. Revealing their 2012 range, we wen’t down to see their AW2012 collection at a preview event in London today. Combining retro mechanical aesthetics alongside items with a more futuristic feel, there’s something for everyone this year. We’ve picked out …

Casio mark 30th anniversary of G-Shock brand with fire red watch line

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Casio are preparing for quite the anniversary. April 13th 2012 will mark the 30th birthday of the brand’s popular chunky G-Shock wristwatch line. To mark the occasion, Casio are to release three fire-red limited edition watches. The sturdy Mudman G-9330A, Frogman GF-8230A and DW-6930A have all been given a devilish makeover, a bold look for a bold brand that’s consistently pushed …

The Grande Seconde Watch by J.Crew x Mougin & Piquard

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J.Crew and luxury watch retailer Tourneau recently teamed up to reproduce a pair vintage styled watches based on sketches from Parisian watchmaker Mougin & Piquard’s archive. The watches clearly reflect J.Crew’s design sensibilities while borrowing its style from the pilot watches of the ’20s. The Grand Seconde Watch collection features beautiful outer dials displaying minutes and seconds, accompanied by an …

The Terry Richardson Casio Collaboration

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Terry Richardson, yeah the pervy guy behind American Apparel, recently released a double book, called “Mom & Dad.” To launch the book, the world acclaimed photographer Richardson, is exhibiting picture of his parents at the Colotte in Paris. The exhibition is joined by a small pop-up store, which includes a selection of products such as t-shirts, G-shock and BabyG Casio …

Casio G-Shock GRX-5600B-2JF

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Ahead of the G-shock West launch tonight in Seven Dials, London, I decided to do a little research and check out some of their latest watches. To be honest I was not really expecting much, but was pleasantly surprised. One of my favourites is the G-Shock’s GRX-5600, which merges two of the brand’s most iconic styles, the DW-5600 and DW-6900. …

The Casio Pathfinder

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Looking for a new watch with a more grown up look? Then check out the new Pathfinder range from Casio. This watch has all the makings of the G-Shock yet with more mature refinement. Incorporating a durable casing with some great outdoor functions, including a digital compass, altimeter, thermometer and barometer. Additionally, battery power can be taken in from solar …

The Nooka Zub Ziric

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I recently came across the Nooka Zub Ziric and loved the way it brings functionality and design together. Reading like an analog watch, the 12 dots represent hours while the horizontal row counts minutes, with a small window counting up the seconds. The watch is set in a polyurethane band and features an alarm mode as well as a chronograph …

Turn Your iPod Nano Into A Watch

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Scott Wilson, formerly the global creative director for Nike Watches is introducing the TikTok and LunaTik, a wrist dock that will allow you to turn your Nano into a watch. The TikTok is the cheaper of the two versions, with a plastic band and a snap-in frame inspired by the locking mechanisms found on ski boots. The LunaTik is the …

Dezeen Opens Designer WatchStore

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Dezeen one of the most popular and influential architecture and design blogs online has just opened the Dezeen WatchStore in London and Online for their collection of designer watches, which include striking timepieces from the likes of Naoto Fukasawa and Crispin Jones. The store which specializes in watches by named designers and boutique brands has a number of amazing pieces …

Hackett London And TAG Heuer Release Limited Edition Watch Collection

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Another watch calibration has been announced today, this time between Hackett London and TAG Heuer. The designer menswear brand Hackett London and watch manufacturer TAG Heuer have collaborated to develop two limited edition customized watches under the Hackett name, manufactured and branded by TAG Heuer. The collection, set to launch this month includes the ‘Chronograph’ and the ‘Watch’. According to …

Casio and Red Bull Racing Collaborate On Limited Edition Watch

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Casio and Red Bull have teamed up to create the new limited edition watch for the EDIFICE collection. The cumbersomely named EFA-131RBSP-1AVEF, was inspired by Red Bull’s F1 team. The solar powered watch boasts WaveCeptor radio-controlled technology, which updates the watch up to six times a day from international radio transmitters, ensuring that the watch is never a second off. …

Whatever It Takes Launches New Watches Featuring Celeb Artwork

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Whatever It Takes has just launched a new collection of Limited Edition classic watches featuring artwork donated by a host of celebrities including George Clooney, Giorgio Armani, Samuel L Jackson, Donna Karan and Stella McCartney. The watches are being sold as a part of the Whatever It Takes campaign launched by 21st Century Leaders Foundation to raise funds for key …