Orient Neo70s Panda Chronograph Review

Orient Neo 70s Panda Dial Watch on stock oyster bracelet

When considering different options for the best budget panda chronograph, there were a few that kept popping up in my search. I came across this beauty, the Orient Neo70s, (model wv0041tx), a solar chronograph with a meca-quartz movement, and a gorgeous panda dial. The Neo70s runs on the Orient KBS00 movement is well-proportioned, with a diameter … Read more

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 more

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. Their movement is a robust in-house Seiko movement that runs for years and years without needing a service. Plus, they have a variety of … Read more