Blancier Crazy Planet

March 31, 2008 . by John Biggs

I’m assuming the watch doesn’t really spin like a Looney Tune on drugs, but here’s Blancier’s latest creation, the Crazy Planet with a clever external gear system that adds a bit of cool to the beefy three-handed design. More news on pricing and availability as we get it, but Blancier has been pumping out the…

Blancier introduces pilot model

December 19, 2007 . by John Biggs

Blancier just launched a 42mm and 55mm Pilot’s watch that looks sexy as all get out. Big is beautiful”, and that is why Blan cier has now designed a watch with a diameter of 55mm! Such a watch is worn low on the wrist, which is why the winder is positioned on the left side…

Blancier BWT 1: An Amazing New Worldtimer

May 31, 2007 . by John Biggs

WWR fave Blancier just launched an amazing new world timer. This is a fully manufacture movement and, as such, costs over $20,000. Gah!!!! Trying to figure out how it works. Worldtimers? There are a great many worldtimers. Almost every respected watch brand has such a model in its collection. In reality, these watches could only…

Introducing Our First Ad Sponsor: Blancier

April 22, 2007 . by John Biggs

Our first 1-year ad sponsor, who will grace these pages until next April, is Blancier, our favorite custom watch site. Created by a watchmaker and a watch aficionado, the company has grown from a tiny factory in Germany into a custom powerhouse with amazing pieces at all price points. is a great site and…

Blancier Poker Face

October 23, 2006 . by John Biggs

Blancier has done it again with the Poker Face, a new face for their do-it-yourself line of timepieces. The watch face features card pips and you can even get your lucky number engraved on the crown. Mine would be 3,044,223,332. They would need to add a big crown. In other news, Blancier is also planning…

Blancier’s New Regulator

January 13, 2006 . by John Biggs

Blancier just created a new in-house manufacture, the Regulator. It’s essentially a big minutes hand movement with seconds and hours at 9 and 3 o’clock, respectively, and it’s all done in-house.