Cheapest NATO Straps Review (Kvarnsjö Premium Racing Straps, Jubilee Nato, Tropic Straps, etc.)

I’ve been hearing lots of good things about this watch strap company, Cheapest Nato Straps.  I wanted to see what all the hype was about so I placed an order a couple of weeks ago and they just arrived recently. Haven’t given them all a fair shake just yet as I’ve only worn a couple … Read moreCheapest NATO Straps Review (Kvarnsjö Premium Racing Straps, Jubilee Nato, Tropic Straps, etc.)

6 Barton Watch Bands Reviewed! (Elite Silicone, Alligator, etc.)

Barton Watch Bands is a watch strap company I’ve had my eye on for a while.  They offer a wide variety of relatively affordable watch straps. But how good are they really? They’ve sent me out a handful of straps to review, so we can take a closer in-depth look.  I wanted a couple more … Read more6 Barton Watch Bands Reviewed! (Elite Silicone, Alligator, etc.)

Luff LuxNato Review – AlphaPremier Ultra Luxury on a Budget

Luff is a new watch strap company that created a unique Nato strap and I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it. Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post as Luff was kind enough to send me their LuxNatos to review, but if it sucks, I’m going to tell you so regardless. -Anthony Onto the … Read moreLuff LuxNato Review – AlphaPremier Ultra Luxury on a Budget

Vario Watch Straps Review (Harris Tweed, Vintage Italian Leather And Graphic Nato Strap)

Vario is a brand based out of Singapore that sells hand-wound, Art Deco-inspired mechanical watches, as well as some of the most creative and unique watch straps I’ve ever seen. They’ve sent me a harris tweed, vintage italian leather and a two-piece grahic nato strap to review, as well as a watch travel case. Disclaimer: … Read moreVario Watch Straps Review (Harris Tweed, Vintage Italian Leather And Graphic Nato Strap)

Seiko 5 SNK355 Review – An Overlooked Silver Dial Seiko 5

Most everybody agrees by now that the Seiko 5 line features some of the best affordable mechanical watches.  They feature smaller, classic dimensions that will likely never go out of style. Find the SNK355 on Amazon here. Their movement is a robust in-house Seiko movement that runs for years and years without needing a service. … Read moreSeiko 5 SNK355 Review – An Overlooked Silver Dial Seiko 5

Seiko 5 SNXS79 Review – Cheapest Oyster Perpetual Homage?

A couple of years ago, I was looking for a watch to buy my father for Christmas. Naturally, after doing some research, I discovered what a mechanical watch was, and wanted to get him one.  I ended up deciding on an Invicta Pro Diver (I know, I know… Invicta. Puke emoji). But I ended up … Read moreSeiko 5 SNXS79 Review – Cheapest Oyster Perpetual Homage?

Winner Submariner Hulk Review – Cheapest Submariner Homage?

After doing some digging for cheap automatic watches to review, I came across an IWC inspired watch by a Chinese brand, Winner (also sometimes listed as Fanmis, online). It was literally the cheapest automatic I could find on the internet. My expectations were low, very low. The discovery that it wasn’t just a complete piece … Read moreWinner Submariner Hulk Review – Cheapest Submariner Homage?

The Cheapest Automatic Watch Ever… (Fanmis Pilot Review)

I was browsing the web last week for some cheap automatic watches and there it was, right on Amazon, a neat little automatic Pilot watch that costs less than a couple of value meals from a fast food joint. It even shipped with Prime. It caught my eye and I had a good chuckle. No … Read moreThe Cheapest Automatic Watch Ever… (Fanmis Pilot Review)

7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Buy A Seiko SKX

Let me preface this article with the discretion: I absolutely adore my Seiko SKX. Before my SKX007, it was absolutely unfathomable for me to drop hundreds of dollars on a watch. It’s the first watch I bought after realizing I wanted to make the jump into some “serious” mechanical watches. But with all of the … Read more7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Buy A Seiko SKX

Parnis Rose Gold Yachtmaster Review

The Rolex Yachtmaster rose gold is a watch that has always appealed to me. It’s sporty, luxurious and beautiful, looks great on men and women, and best of all, it only costs about $20,000. Wait… Did you just say… 20,000… Dollars? American, human dollars? That’s right. If you’re like me and experienced a bit of sticker … Read moreParnis Rose Gold Yachtmaster Review