The NTH Tropics were inspired by the compressor-case diving watches which proliferated from the late ’50’s to mid ’70’s – marvels of engineering which established an iconic design language. Fortunately for us, the Tropics are made by Chris ‘Doc’ Vail, a man who isn’t afraid to push a good design to the limits, and push…
Do you like large watches? Of course, you have to define what a large watch is, and that varies from person to person, but anything around 50mm for me qualifies as a large watch. The largest watch I own is a 47mm, and it is noticably larger than the rest of my collection. Well, now I may need to rethink my upper end. The IWC Big Pilot’s Heritage Watch comes in two flavors, with the smaller of the two sitting at 48mm. The larger one, a very robust 55mm.
Hello, and welcome to Watch Video Rewind, our regular look at watch related videos from around the web. This week, we will look at interviews with the heads of three brands, Bulova, Hermès’, and IWC.
As you’ve seen, WWR has been working with Every Day Carry to bring along interesting articles from each site to the notice of our readers. This week, we’re taking a look at what a product designer carries along with him in his everyday carry.
Sure, you and Goose had a falling out and you were drummed out of Top Gun for being a loose cannon, but that doesn’t mean you can’t sport this wildly ugly IWC double chrono under your flight suit. This split-second rattrapante chrono features the Top Gun flight school logo on the back and one of…
Lots of pickies and lots of pithy commentary is to be had over at TimeZone where they document their trip to IWC in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. I like IWC’s style and value – I’m not a huge fan of the Portuguese line but everyone seems to be. It’s great to see them close up and personal….
An IWC Aquatimer ended up in Miami Vice – I hope it’s decade accurate! Jamie Foxx wore this one and another limited edition IWC in the film, which I haven’t really seen nor care to. Miami Vice IWC Watch [ProfessionalWatches]