In today’s modern world of convenience and next day delivery, a lot of what we hold value to is usually fleeting and manufactured to only work for a certain length of time. Phone contracts, Amazon next day delivery, car leases, the list can go on. Confession time: I like old things. I like things with a story, a … Continue reading A Rite of Passage
From time to time Bremont run 'Adventurers Club' events at their boutiques. They invite their customers to attend and if you respond in time, you secure a place to attend and hear one of the brand ambassadors speak to a pretty small audience about their adventures and experiences. On Tuesday 30th of April, I attended … Continue reading The Bremont Adventurer’s Club with Brian Wood MC
Today I would like to talk about a timepiece that has been in my family for quite some time, that had been sat in a drawer at my parent's house, lying dormant, waiting to be rediscovered.
The Watches of MACV-SOG During Vietnam Special Operations In the world of vintage Seiko, there are a lot of truly wonderful and rare references that can be found within what is considered to be, a market of value. Compare this to other vintage watch markets where you could easily push 5/6 figures for a watch, … Continue reading Running Recon and Vintage Seiko’s
Zulu Alpha Strap Company (ZASC) recently came to my attention via Instagram as a British company making a unique strap product for watches and being a sucker for military related products it wasn't long before I had placed an order for a strap and a watch roll. The business is veteran run and after receiving … Continue reading Zulu Alpha Strap Company
‘Land Once Lost Can Be Retaken, Time Once Lost Is Lost Forever.’ Bremont Special Projects UK IMINT Solo Watch. Photo Credit @danc21cy Conflict is won and lost on timing. Napoleon is quoted in saying ‘Strategy is the art of making use of time and space. I am less concerned about the former than the latter. … Continue reading Limited Dials & Special Projects
Transparency statement: I purchased this watch with my own money and have received nothing in return for this article A few weeks back at the Bremont Townhouse I was introduced to a chap named Dan (ig: @danc21cy) that had worked with Bremont on a Special military limited edition project for his military unit. Dan kindly … Continue reading Elliot Brown – Holton Professional