As soon as our horological hosts saw us unpacking watches during our recent trip to Switzerland, they were more than happy to play along. And a certain Finnish watchmaker just happened to have a piece from another Finnish watchmaker... 😉 Cutting a long st
But as I am very much honeyMOONing ;-) at the moment, I feel the need to share. Look at that amazing purple dial. Isn\'t it just marvelous? And it is much fun seeing that dial slowly rotate inside the watch. All I can say is should have got a Sarpaneva mu
Most independent watchmakers actively invite enthusiasts to visit their manufacturing place. Opportunities not to be missed! Participating in the Independent Tour/GTG superbly organised by Mike H in June 2017, I apprehended one thing: I cannot get the ful
Our next visit of the first day was to the legend himself , Mr Philippe Dufour . After a warm welcom and some great story\'s about his past we looked at his old workshop thats looked like a step back in time He also showed us a project he was working on .
30 degrees outside, inside, and having to stay on the sofa for a couple of weeks to go...! Feeling more and more like him 😉 ... So this is my second wristshot, another long time beloved companion, my Sinn 203 Titanium (Ar). First mechanical watch I got! R
Hi everyone, Here are two little videos taken last week at the De Bethune workshop. The first one is about the process to blue the well known 3D De Bethune Moon and the second one is the handmade polishing of a bridge. Hope you will enjoy these videos as
Hi everyone, It was a true pleasure to spend few hours with Kari Voutilainen and his family few days ago. We can\'t thank them enough for their kindness and wonderful hospitality. We have had the chance to visit both his workshop and dial factory. A true