Designer Watch Reviews

Designer Watches are built with the fashion conscience in mind.

Impecable Design with stylish imagery are key components in a Designer Watch. These watches are favourites with the rich and famous about town.

Jaquet Droz – Grande Heure Onyx Watch

5 April 2012

A New Trend for Jaquet Droz – The Grande Heure Onyx Watch Written By: D Constant for The Watch Review Site As tradition has it the creations bearing the Jaquet Droz signature have always been grounded in excellence and imagination as can be seen when looking at Jaquet Droz historically. As normal and expected by Jaquet Droz […]

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The Story of Jaquet Droz

4 April 2012

The Story of Jaquet Droz – Watchmaker Since 1783 Written By: D Constant for The Watch Review Site The Beginning – How it all started The story of Jaquet Droz the Watchmaker began with Pierre Jaquet Droz and his sons, and can be seen as one of the most moving stories in Horology history. Pierre Jaquet Droz […]

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Audermars Piguet the Making of….

3 April 2012

Video: Audemars Piguet the Making of…. We found this little treasure online and thought that discerning watch enthusiast, watch reviews and bloggers would be interested. Its an 8 minute video on the process of making an Audemars Piguet Watch, Interesting watching for all we think from the novice watch enthusiast to the more adapt timepiece aficionados […]

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Patek Philippe 7140 Ladies First Perpetual Calendar

3 April 2012

Patek Philippe 7140 Ladies First Perpetual Calendar Written By: D Constant for The Watch Review Site We look at the Patek Philippe 7140 Ladies First Perpetual Calendar and we can clearly see that the growing love affair of women with mechanical watches and complicated functions is one of the great current trends in the world of horology. That must be the reason Patek […]

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Marc Jenni Arch – A Look at

1 April 2012

Marc Jenni is so “Arch” Written By: Meehna Goldsmith We are taking a look at the Marc Jenni Arch, defined as a ladies watch? So today Meehna Goldsmith is taking a look at the Marc Jenni Arch, Im sure you ladies out there appreciate a watchmaker who knows how to cater for your needs, Is […]

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Girard-Perregaux Sea Hawk 1000

1 April 2012

Unique Girard-Perregaux Sea Hawk 1000 at Christie’s Green Auction By Martin Green “Green, Green Grass of Home”, wither you hear the Tom Jones or Jerry Lee Lewis version on the radio, very few will actually realize that the song is about a man on death row who will only get back to the green, green […]

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Raymond Weil Freelancer Lady Sunshine

29 March 2012

Raymond Weil Freelancer Lady Sunshine Press Release by Raymond Weil A sparkling note has appeared to brighten RAYMOND WEIL’s 2012 musical score: the freelancer Lady Sunshine, a watch, which is both ultra-feminine, urbane and highly chic! This brand new addition to the freelancer collection demonstrates once again that mechanical prestige goes together perfectly with total […]

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Saskia Maaike Bouvier Makes Horology Sexy

29 March 2012

The Yin and Yang Time: Saskia Maaike Bouvier Makes Horology Sexy t Written by Meehna Goldsmith t It’s quite simple really. Saskia maaike Bouvier is a woman, she’s gorgeous, and she’s a talented watchmaker. She makes horology sexy. This blonde bombshell can go toe to toe with any of the best watchmakers. Just ask Sven […]

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A look at the Raymond Weil Freelancer Urban Black

25 March 2012

Freelancer Urban Black – Raymond Weil Written by D Constant for The Watch Review Site This is the first Freelancer manufactured by Raymond Weil  inStriking Black, Not a common colour or theme for the classic watch maker, but as we understand it this is a peek into the future of the Raymond Weil Freelancer collection. […]

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Girard-Perregaux 1966 Full Calendar

23 March 2012

Girard-Perregaux 1966 Full Calendar: Perfect for a Villain 22nd March 2012 Written by Meehna Goldsmith What is more fun than wearing the watch of a fictional character? Wear the one from the villain! Red Grant is a name that in this matter probably doesn’t mean much to most people, yet in some way it is […]

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First Ever HUBLOT King Power Miami HEAT Chronograph – News

22 March 2012

King Power Miami HEAT Chronograph – News 21st March 2012 Hublot becomes the First Swiss Luxury Brand to Launch an NBA Timepiece Team Captains, Wade & Haslem to Promote Heat Watch Since the start of their relationship in December, 2010, Hublot and the Miami HEAT have shared the same strategic mission – to be the most […]

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Cartier Promenade d’une Panthère – One for the Women

21 March 2012

For the Ladies: Cartier goes for the Women’s Market with the Promenade d’une Panthère 21st March 2012 Written by Meehna Goldsmith  At the 2012 SIHH show Cartier once again released an impressive lineup of haute horlogerie captained by the imaginative and creative Carole Forestier-Kasapi, the reigning queen of movement design. She’s the one behind the […]

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The Story Behind the L’odyssee de Cartier

20 March 2012

The Story of the L’odyssee – Cartier Film Written by D Constant of The Watch Review Site 20th March 2012  We bought you the short film produced by Cartier in our recent article here on the Watch Review Site (http://www.thewatchreviewsite.co.uk/its-here-lodyssee-de-cartier/) link provided if you want to see it again. Now we can share with you the […]

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Harry Winston OPUS 12 – More Details Review

20 March 2012

Harry Winston Opus 12 More Details – Watch Review Written by D Constant for The Watch Review Site  Looking back at BaselWorld 2012 in a little more detail….. We looked at the Omega Z-33 in http://www.thewatchreviewsite.co.uk/omega-z-33-more-details-review/ now we turn our attention to the Harry Winston Opus 12 for the previous BaselWorld 2012 its a wrap […]

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Breitling – Price Drop, Time to buy?

18 March 2012

Time to Buy??? a Breitling   Breitling Chronomatt GMT2 I’m sure this is not news to all those Breitling enthusiast out there, but to the resst of the horological world  it has been bought to our attention that as of 1st March 2012, Breitling has slashed (well reduced is probably a better world) all the […]

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BaselWorld 2012: The Unforgetables

18 March 2012

Basel: The Ones We Shouldn’t Forget Written by: Martin Green 12th March 2012 It happens almost at every edition of Baselworld, the big brands and old maison’s dominate the press with their newest and boldest watches. But quite often just out of the limelight of these watches, these big brands also have other watches that […]

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BaselWorld 2012 – It’s a Wrap…..

18 March 2012

Written by: Martin Green 15th March 2012 Basel 2012 is a wrap! The new models have been introduced and very soon it is time to see how they are going to perform at the box-office. Sometimes it is very difficult to figure out what will be hot and what will be….not, but of course we […]

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Its here – L’Odyssée de Cartier

18 March 2012

L’Odyssée de Cartier – It’s Here It’s here on The Watch Review Site, we have mentioned this before in other posts http://www.thewatchreviewsite.co.uk/?p=568 and http://www.thewatchreviewsite.co.uk/?p=558 but now we are able to show you the masterpice itself, the whole 3 1/2 minutes of it. The L’Odyssée de Cartier is a journey between the dreamy state and reality, in a first for cartier, they […]

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Richard Mille’s RM56: the Watch that Shouldn’t be Worn

17 March 2012

Richard Mille’s RM56: the Watch that Shouldn’t be Worn 3rd February 2012 Written by: Meehna Goldsmith  Richard Mille has crossed into a new frontier. Yet again. With the first release of the RM001 for his eponymous brand in 2001, Mille redefined how a watch could be considered and constructed. Drawing from the design of Formula […]

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Audemars Piguet – Royal Oak Offshore White Gold with Diamonds

12 March 2012

Royal Oak Offshore White Gold with Diamonds Ref – 15130BC.ZZ.8042BC.01 Selfwinding watch with centre seconds. 18-carat white gold case, white gold dial, 18-carat white gold bracelet. 590 baguette-cut diamonds, ~ 55,75 carats. Technical Details Case  Entirely set with diamonds, Sapphire crystal, Not water-resistant  Dial  Diamond paved, Blackened gold Royal Oak hands, White gold flange  Bracelet […]

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