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Well it all depends on how successful (and lucky?) I'll be in the meantime, but in 5 years time I do see myself sporting an elegant and understated piece such as the Patek Calatrava ref. 3796 or 3923 or perhaps a simple JLC. In the weekends or more casual days I'd love to wear an Omega Speedmaster, Rolex Explorer 114270 or this marvelous Marvin Watch on a nice matching NATO strap ;)
2 months, 1 week ago on WATCH GIVEAWAY: Marvin Origin Gent Mechanical
I really quite like this watch. Designwise it's very fresh with vibrant colors and a matching nato strap. The inner rotating bezel is also an excellent feature because it's much rarer than the outside rotating bezel. The only thing I'm not quite fond of is the size, I'd personally rather see it a 42mm or preferably less. Thanks for the give-away Ablogtowatch and Maurice Lacroix ;)
10 months, 3 weeks ago on GIVEAWAY: Maurice Lacroix Pontos S Chronograph Watch
Very nice Speedy, definitely something else and I didn't know about the 'hidden' tools in the box.. Very cool indeed!
1 year, 3 months ago on Speedy Tuesday – OMEGA Speedmaster 1957 50th Anniversary 2007
Why not keep it plain and simple? Just cal it the Speedmaster Pro Tintin or like we say in Belgium: Kuifje ;)
1 year, 4 months ago on Speedy Tuesday – True Story About The New Speedmaster Racing
Right now I'm buying watches from the bigger brands but later on in my collection I'll probably put some small watch companies in there..
1 year, 10 months ago on GIVEAWAY: EHF Horlogere Mk Zero Watch
I prefer brushed steel. When the watch is black I love PVD and DLC even more so! Great giveaway btw
1 year, 11 months ago on GIVEAWAY: Marvin Malton Cushion M119 Watch
2 years, 1 month ago on GIVEAWAY: Nivrel Deep Ocean GMT Automatic Watch
Nevermind I already found it on the international site.. It's the bailey but it's not available in europe :(
2 years, 1 month ago on CLAE – Fall/Winter 2012 Collection – Delivery 1 Lookbook
Hi, could you tell me the model name of the shoes in the first picture? The leather ones with brown and red ;) I can't seem the find them on their site or anywhere else as a matter of fact!
In my opinion, exposed mechanics can give a dress watch that extra touch of playfulness. Baume & Mercier has some examples in it's classima-line. On the other hand, skeletonized watches can be very cool but you have to watch out as to overdoing it. When you skeletonize a part of the front side it can look very chique , Maurice Lacroix does an amazing job here. The particular Breil of this give away is also a very nice piece!
2 years, 4 months ago on Giveaway: Breil Orchestra Automatic Watch
Well MI6 ofcourse! No seriously I'd go for RAF or FBI or such...
2 years, 5 months ago on USAgency Air Force One Watch Bundle Giveaway
@jf81 Looks like an Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra XXL Small seconds ;) (without the branding for legal purposes)
2 years, 5 months ago on PetStraps: Pet Companion Love Lives On… Your Wrist
That's easy, Chuck Norris ofcourse, the watch would be indestructible :) No seriously, I'd buy a watch in honour of Ayrton Senna if it's made by a decent brand who'd fit his spirit. Never understood why Hublot used him for their line?!
2 years, 6 months ago on Tissot PRC 200 Danica Limited Edition Diamonds Ladies Watch Giveaway
I estimate this to go for about 20.000 Euro or such.. For that kind of money I'd choose a Audemars Piguet any day!
2 years, 7 months ago on Hublot Classic Fusion Extra-Thin Skeleton Watch Hands-On
I'd probably go for a Patek Philippe Nautilus.
2 years, 7 months ago on Prometheus Baiji Watch Giveaway
I like the trend towards smaller sized watches. The fact that I have quite small wrists (16-17cm) probably has something to do with it :)
2 years, 8 months ago on SIHH 2012 Watch Show Summary: Hello China, Goodbye China
Rado has never been a company that attracted me as a watch fanatic.. Although these designs look decent, they just don't do it for me..
2 years, 8 months ago on Rado D-Star 200 Dive Watches
I can imagine that the price will be a lot higher in 10-15 years. 65 000 isn't all that much for such a unique watch in my opinion.
2 years, 8 months ago on Tag Heuer Mikrogirder 2000 5/10,000th Of A Second Chronograph Watch Hands-On
Nice watches, those AP's but too expensive for me to ever own one :|
2 years, 8 months ago on Audemars Piguet Royal Oak 41mm Selfwinding & Chronograph Watches Hands-On
Looks like a cheap Hublot (only missing the screws).. The design itself isn't to bad though..
2 years, 8 months ago on Dwiss Emme Watch
Personally i love the Louis Erard 1931 Black PVD (with power reserve and regulator). Looks modern and still a classic dresswatch! Hoping to buy one of those one day ;)
2 years, 8 months ago on Giveaway: Xetum Stinson Watch
@nateb123 I sense a bit of criticism in your comment sir. This world would be so much better if all watches had perpetual calendars and triple flying tourbillions... Oh and if everyones monthly salary was 1.5 million $.
2 years, 8 months ago on RedSea Six Pounder Watch Review
On topic: awesome watch, a pitty I didn't win it :)
I find it somewhat strange that the winners of the watch giveaway are never mentioned by ablogtoread.. I think you'll have far more comments if people can actually see who won the watche(s).. Just a suggestion ;)
The one with the red pushers is absolutely stunning! This designer should contact Omega with this..
2 years, 8 months ago on Watch What-If: Omega Speedmaster
Awesome! I dig them all but the gold one :D
Too much bling for my personal taste, must be amazing to hold such an expensive watch though.
2 years, 9 months ago on Jean Dunand Shabaka Watch Hands-On
Congratulations Mr Adams! Of course I will keep checking your blog daily.
2 years, 9 months ago on aBlogtoRead.com Celebrates 2,000 Posts
Im greatly impressed by this watch giveaway! This Christmas I'm secretly hoping a noble stranger would hand me over a B.R.M V12, Tag Heuer Carrera or Chopard Mille Miglia and just walk away :) But since that's not very likely to happen I'm hoping I could win one of these great watches above! Thanks again for these monthly giveaways, I also learn to appreciate other watches this way, especially the Magrette Regattare looks very neat..
2 years, 9 months ago on The Grand Holiday Watch Giveaway For 2011