21 Oct

Replica Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph Chelsea FC Series High Quality Watches

In 2010, Hublot replica watches pulled off one hugely impressive marketing coup when the small but charismatic watch brand somehow managed to fight off larger companies to become the official timekeeper of the South Africa 2010 Fifa World Cup. The World Cup, which takes place every four years, is consistently watched by over a billion people around the world. And thanks to the prominent display of Hublot branding at every match, those who did not know anything about the Swiss watch maker soon did. Football has since become an important marketing device for Hublot, and they have recently strengthened their association with the sport by unveiling the new Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph Chelsea FC watch, the official watch of Chelsea Football Club.

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For their partnership with Chelsea, Hublot hollow out fake watch has released the Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph Chelsea FC watch. The Classic Fusion case is the more restrained and elegant version of their bombastic Big Bang case, relatively speaking, of course, and is perhaps more fitting for a football club that hails from the glitzy district of Chelsea, London. Still, despite being a more elegant version of the more popular Big Bang case, the Classic Fusion case still cuts a remarkable presence on the wrist. In the case of the Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph Chelsea FC watch, what we have is a large, 45mm-wide titanium case that features an exquisite mix of satin and mirror finishing.

The dial of this watch is clearly inspired by the colors of Chelsea Football Club, which are nicknamed “The Blues.” The dial features a blue sun-ray satin finish with large applied hour markers. Fittingly, the 12 o’clock hour marker has been replaced by the lion found in Chelsea’s club crest. The watch features a see-through sapphire case back, which also features a print of the Chelsea club crest. Inside the watch beats Hublot’s HUB1143 self-winding chronograph movement. Made out of 280 components, it has a power reserve of 42 hours and is a staple movement in the Classic Hublot cheap replica watches.

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Now, I have to admit, Chelsea didn’t do so well last season, but then again, last season was a bit of a shocker, as outsiders Leicester City won the leagues against all odds. If you are not familiar with English football, bookmakers had given Leicester City 5000-1 odds of winning the league – that’s how much of a shocker last season was. Still, there’s no denying that Chelsea has made massive progress in the past two decades. From a side that often languished in the middle of the table, Chelsea is now regarded as one of the giants of world football, and is recognized for their will to win. And with the tactically astute Italian Antonio Conte at the helm now, Chelsea will be eager to exact revenge and must be viewed as title challengers for the upcoming season.


11 Oct

Mido Ocean Star Captain V Series Stainless Steel Bezel Replica Watches For Sale

One of the surprise hits for me at Baselworld 2016 was the new Mido Ocean Star Captain V in titanium (reference M026.430.44.061.00). Mido replica watch is one of the less well-known Swatch Group brands, at least in the United States, but it has some cool watches such as the Commander and Multifort. I understand that Mido watches do particularly well in South America, actually… Anyhow, the brand’s flagship dive watch collection has always been the Ocean Star, and this is the Ocean Star Captain V (which came after the Captain IV). Mido produces the Ocean Star Captain V in steel models as well, in addition to the titanium model. Those aren’t bad either, but there is something quite special in the titanium model, particularly when you take cost into consideration.

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Just for comparison purposes, I’ll also include some images of a steel (with gold-toned parts) Mido Ocean Star Captain V diver watch so that you can see the difference. With the Captain V over the Captain IV version of the Ocean Star, Mido more or less redesigned the watch to be a lot more mature, but also timeless. Sure the Mido Ocean Star Captain is a conservative watch, but in the right ways. The overarching theme of the timepiece seems to be function, and so much of the watch is trying to not be showy that you get an excellent tool watch feel, with a real Swiss level of refinement, from an unexpected place.
One of the first things you’ll notice when you pick up the mostly satin-brushed titanium case is the polished beveled edges. This is a minor, yet very important decorative feature of the watch and bracelet which is done so nicely. It is also totally unexpected at the price. Staying on topic with the bracelet, have a look at the deployant clasp that offers a nice little micro-adjust mechanism. It might not be a Rolex GlideLock system, but it works well and certainly gets the job done. Honestly, once you get a watch bracelet with a micro-adjust feature like this it can be hard to go back to not having one.

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The cheesiest part of the Mido Ocean Star Captain V cheap fake watch is the deep relief image of the sea star on the rear of the case. Its like amateur oceanographic art, but then again, I’ve seen much (much) worse watch caseback art. The case is water resistant to 200 meters with an AR-coated sapphire crystal over the dial. What’s actually quite nice about the case is how thin it is for a dive watch. Mido isn’t going to beat any records with the Mido Ocean Star Captain V’s case dimensions, but it wears slim on the wrist with a profile that can easily slip under shirts at probably under 11mm thick.

23 Sep

German Made Nomos Replica Leather Strap Silver Dial Watches For Sale

This watch story is a little different from most because, well, I’m talking about one of my own Nomos silver dial replica watches. It’s one that, since I bought it just over 18 months ago has come to dominate my wrist (in between review watches of course) – a Nomos Club that has become quite special to me.

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I’ve been a big fan of Nomos fake watches for a long time, obviously because its watches look good, but also because it has such great integrity as a company. Initially I was drawn to the dressy looks of the Orion, but once I had the opportunity to review it back when I was writing for Hodinkee, I came to realise it wasn’t the watch for me –  too small for my wrist. Which led me to this. The Club is one of their older models and, until they released the Ahoi, it was also their sportiest. I knew from my experience with the Orion that the 36mm manual version would be too petite, and I prefer the cleaner no-date look, so that left the 40mm automatic version.

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Well, I picked this up from a Spanish seller, and didn’t realise until I received it that it was quite a low serial number – 84, which happily enough is also the year I was born. What makes it even better is that the day after it arrived, my son was born, so I’ve had the back engraved with his initials and date of birth, and it will be passed on to him one day.
It’s on the dressier side of casual, which suits me fine. It’s also a versatile watch when it comes to strap options. I’ve currently got it on the awesome leather strap Nomos replica watches cordovan, but it goes well with a NATO, and looks quite elegant on the saffiano leather . I also love the little pop of orange on the hands.

13 Sep

Replica Tissot T-Classic Gold Case Leather Strap Watches For Sale

The Bridgeport Automatic Chronograph watch collection is a decent “classic” daily wear from Tissot that also benefits from reasonable pricing. As one of the Swatch Group’s more volume-focused watch brands, Tissot enjoys a few benefits including having a range of products that varies from modern (such as the electronic T-Touch family) to more traditional watches in the “Tissot T-Classic replica watches” series. Another benefit is well-priced access to “in-house” movements from ETA which is also part of the Swatch Group.

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The Tissot T-Classic collection now includes these Bridgeport Automatic Chronograph Tissot fake watches which debuted last year in 2015. Tissot currently offers four different version of the Tissot Bridgeport Automatic Chronograph, which combine the looks of old-world timepieces with modern sizes and materials. I’ve often referred to watches such as this as “baby Breguet,” as they attempt to emulate some of the looks more commonly associated with the high-end luxury watch maker (which also happens to be owned by the Swatch Group). What I am talking about are elements such as a machine guilloche engraved-style dial (likely produced via stamping in this instance), coined-edging on the bezel and crown, as well as the design of the hands and hour markers.
It isn’t that the Tissot Bridgeport Automatic Chronograph is a retro-timepiece – because in size and specifications, it is quite modern – but it is for people who want a “traditional look” to go with contemporary times. There is certainly a market for that, and if you wear a watch such as this it is hard not to find it appealing in many ways even if it isn’t perfect for jeans and sneakers.

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Along that line of thinking, Tissot cheap replica watches own website actually sums up the reason for wearing one of these watches quite well in saying “elegant choices which will never date.” That’s true – these are for more formal attire, and they’ll never be any more or less in fashion. Call that “timeless,” if you will. Moreover, the various versions of the Tissot Bridgeport Automatic Chronograph combine a few sensible style choices including silver or black dials, as well as bracelet or leather strap options.

6 Sep

Replica Mido Commander II Series Stainless Steel Case Luxury Watches

Mido is one of Swatch Group’s smaller brands that you rarely hear about. If you do, you know that like Tissot or (not available in the US) Certina, Mido luxury replica watches offers some decent looking pieces at pretty reasonable prices (for a Swiss mechanical watch). As one of the underdog brands, sources say that the Swatch Group just isn’t quite sure what to do with them. Sounds like Mido just needs the right type of person in charge. If you look at the pieces they’ve offered over the last few years, there are some real keepers. One of the most iconic collections from Mido has always been the dressy Commander. It sort of fits in the same vein as a Rolex – not in price necessarily, but more what it was trying to be for a man.

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For 2013 Mido returns the Mido Commander series fake watches with the “Commander II,” as well as the similar sibling watch the “Great Wall.” Now, according to Mido, the Commander’s design – that is the new Commander for 2013 – was  influenced by the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. Something about how the sunray finished anthracite dial and hour indicators are reminiscent of lattice work on the Eiffel Tower. Yea, I know… a ‘big’ stretch of the imagination – even for Swiss marketers. Oh and the Commander II’s case is meant to remind you of the “curves and iron of the Eiffel Tower.” Major eye roll going on right now.

For comparison’s sake I included some images of older Commander watches in addition to the Commander II models. They have been offered in a range of styles with different bracelets and even some with diamond hour markers. Though, the rank and file stainless steel case fake Mido Commander watch has squared hour marker and easy-to-read hands. Many came on “Milanese” mesh metal bracelets. They are sort of a hip find today for vintage watch lovers. I would probably even wear one once in a while myself. How much does the most modern incarnation of the Commander resemble the original? Thematically some of the same stuff is there. You have the thin bezel and hands that look much like those on the originals. There is also a diminutive lug structure which sort of makes the bracelet look as though it is sticking out of the case. Of course there is the day/date complication. Otherwise Mido’s interpretation of the Commander is rather new.

29 Aug

Replica Longines Leather Strap Heritage 1969 Series Watches For Sale

For a brand with a long and glorious history like Longines replica watches for sale, it is normal to seek inspiration in successful timepieces of the past.

A tribute to its long watchmaking tradition, the Heritage line is now enriched by a new reissue which draws its inspiration from a wristwatch created in the late 1960s.

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With its cushion-shaped case and box-form crystal, the Longines Heritage 1969 is very much in line with the essence of the original model which is displayed at the Longines Museum in Saint-Imier.

For this reissue, Longines opted for a steel case with an elegant 36 x 36 mm size suitable for the wrists of both men and women. Water resistance is 30 metres / 100 feet Longines fake watches.

The brushed silvery dial is completed by rose-coloured hands and indexes which contribute to the distinctiveness of the watch.

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As it was on the original model, the date aperture is positioned at 4:30.

The Longines Heritage 1969 series replica watch is powered by the L888.2 self-winding movement (base ETA A31.L01) beating at 25,200 vibrations per hour and offering 64 hours of power reserve.

19 Aug

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Double Balance Wheel Openworked Gold Dial Replica Watches

The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Double Balance Wheel Openworked replica watch was the first timepiece I was drawn to at SIHH 2016. Audemars Piguet offered a truly dizzying array of new watches at the show, and of course, their iconic Royal Oak collection received a lot of the attention in the form of mostly very high-end new models. One of the very few new Royal Oak watches in steel was nevertheless quite high-end in the Royal Oak Double Balance Wheel Openworked – and, of course, it also comes in 18k pink gold.

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When I debuted this new Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Double Balance Wheel Openworked collection with its novel in-house made caliber 3132 automatic movement Audemars Piguet fake watches, I did not have one very crucial piece of information. That information was just how much more accurate the “Doublebalance” concept that Audemars Piguet developed to increase the stability of the regulation system’s performance actually is. Audemars Piguet was looking for a way to decrease the accuracy-reducing effects of a balance wheel’s natural tendency to shift its performance based on a range of variables. Everything from the position in which you hold your wrist to the temperature can make small changes in how the balance wheel operates, which can dramatically affect accuracy over time.

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The holy grail for any mechanical watch movement maker is to have an utterly solid and perfectly stable regulation system which is not affected by environmental variation. Of course, in a timepiece worn on the wrist in various situations, this isn’t really possible, but what is possible are systems which increase rate stability and thus accuracy over time.
So getting back to the point, the brand claims that the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Double Balance Wheel Openworked watch’s calibre 3132 movement is 30% more accurate than similar movements without the system. That is a not an insignificant performance boost, and lovers of accuracy (and Royal Oaks) will likely flock to this beautiful concept. Of course, Audemars Piguet cheap fake watches for sale could have just hidden this new system in the case of a watch or made it only visible through the case back, but they went “full skeleton,” showing off their new movement with pride and style.

11 Aug

Replica Longines Heritage Military COSD Series Blue Second Hand NATO Strap Watches For Sale

In the 1940s Longines designed a military watch for British paratroopers characterised by a sober design with large Arabic numerals, a red 24-hour scale and NATO strap Longines replica watches.

The watch was marked with the initials COSD and was intended for the sole use of the Combined Operations Command created by the British War Office during the Second World War.

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The new Longines Heritage Military COSD fake watches are the reissue of the original model and expands the rich military wing of Longines’ Heritage collection.

The dial – opaline with blued hands (ref. L2.832.4.73.5) or matt black with rhodium-plated hands (ref. L2.832.4.53.5) – features a chapter-ring comprising large black Arabic numerals as well as a red 24-hour scale. The railway-track minute ring emphasises the military style of the watch. The numerals and the hands are coated with Super-LumiNova to help the user read the time even in poor light conditions.

The broad arrow symbol in the upper part of the dial was used in the 1940 to indicate properties of the British forces.

The 40 mm round steel case is water resistant Longines blue second hand replica watches to 30 metres and houses the L619.2 self-winding movement (based on the ETA 2892-A2) beating at 28,800 vibrations per hour and offering 42 hours of power reserve.

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Maintaining its military look, the watch is mounted on a khaki NATO strap, a robust strap option originally designed to meet the rigorous requirements of military equipment, but it is also available in a version mounted on a black leather strap. The Longines Heritage Military COSD has a price of Euro 1,380 with NATO strap or Euro 1,560 with a leather strap.

2 Aug

Replica Slim d’Hermès Email Grand Feu Series Leather Strap Gold Case Watches For Sale

Presented last year at Baselworld 2015 and enriched at the beginning of this year with the new 2016 models, the slim d’Hermès line keeps expanding with its most precious version, the slim d’Hermès replica watches Email grand feu.

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The slenderness of the case with the lugs forming a right angle and the distinctive dial replica Hermes watches with the unusual and exclusive font make the slim d’Hermés an understated and minimalist timepiece with a unique style.

Hermès associates now the leather strap Slim d’Hermès cheap fake watches Manufacture with Grand Feu enamelling, a rare technique which requires great mastery and expertise, especially in case of a three-layered dial like the one of this model.

The first stage consists in placing two tiny ‘feet’ on a copper plate, which will subsequently serve to affix the dial to the movement. Having placed the plate on a curved wooden supporting base, the artisan rubs the surface to condense, rigidify and trim it down to a final thickness of just 0.2 mm.

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This process gives it the robustness required to avoid any warping that would cause the glass enamel to crack.

Then comes the enamelling. The copper disc is coated on both sides with an inflammable liquid based on a secret composition. Using a fine brush, the enameller then applies thin regular dusting of white enamel powder, before firing it in a kiln heated to 830°C, which is why this technique is known as “grand feu” (great heat).

25 Jul

Replica Longines RailRoad Series Original Dial Leather Strap Watches For Sale

In the 1960s Longines developed a timepiece that was worn by railwaymen and fulfilled specific requirements in terms of aesthetics, quality and precision.

Taking inspiration from the original model, Longines is now presenting the Longines RailRoad series replica watches, a sober three-hand watch powered by the self-winding L888.2 calibre, produced by ETA exclusively for Longines and beating at 25,200 vibrations per hour with 64-hour power reserve.

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The stainless steel 40 mm diameter case Longines fake watches frames an off-white polished dome dial displaying an hour circle composed of large black Arabic numerals – with a 0 instead of a 12 – and a 24-hour scale. A minute ring enhances the reading of the time indicated by the shiny lacquer black hands. The sapphire crystal has a multi layered anti-reflective coating for optimal legibility.

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The letters “RR” (for Rail Road) that were seen on the original dial can also be seen on the current dial. The indication “280” that was seen on the original dial Longines cheap fake watches and referred to the timepiece’s calibre of movement, has been replaced by the inscription “888” on the reissued model to reflect the movement that drives the new Longines Railroad.

The screwed caseback of this model shows a finely worked engraving inspired from the original decorations that adorned the pocket watches designed for railway companies in the 1920s. The watch is water resistant to 30 metres.