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beginners guide seiko

Since the late 1970’s and early 1980’s solar powered watches have been providing consumers with an alternative to quartz, automatic, and manual watch movements. While early models were slightly gimmicky and sold as a niche watch to children and tech nerds, today’s solar watches are offered in a variety of styles that provide a quality …

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best nixon watches

Three Nixons You Should Buy Right Now Diving fearlessly headfirst into 2017 with eyes wide shut and brass tacks that scream brave beyond brave, watchmaker Nixon has curated a trinity of watches that should light a fire under your butt. These are the three coolest looking timepieces to populate the watch brand’s lookbook in recent …

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When one mentions luxury watches, or indeed just watches by themselves, it’s hard not to think of Rolex. The brand has firmly entrenched themselves in the very lexicon of timepiece description, becoming not just a prominent player in the chronology industry but a world leader when it comes to luxury brands. What started as a …

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British based timepiece brand

  Following eighteen months of astute craftsmanship, British based timepiece brand Crownarch launched their Chronograph collection earlier on in the year. And, right now readers can get 15% off their purchase on Crownarch.com by using the code: graciouswatch Designed with the young man in mind, this highly desirable collection is not only aesthetically pleasing, it also …

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I use to hate wearing watches, but now I don’t remember the last time my wrist went without one. In fact, if I look down and don’t have a watch on, I get quite confused. I once drew a watch on my wrist when I was in public without one on. What time was it …

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cool vintage watches

Best Vintage Looking Watches For Men We at Gracious Watch love vintage watches. Some of us hunt at flea markets, eBay, or just ask around relatives to see if they have an old watch that they don’t use or have forgotten, tucked in the attic somewhere for someone like you to find and cherish. However, …

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  Shaper, the world’s thinnest hybrid smartwatch for travel. NOWA brings French sophistication and legacy timekeeping to today’s digital world by introducing Shaper, the word’s thinnest hybrid smartwatch for active people who work, travel and embrace life. Shaper is the perfect companion for those who want a great looking traditional watch with essential smartwatch features. …

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Nixon Watch Reviews

5 Best Nixon Watches Reviewed & Rated Nixon has a great reputation for building unique timepieces that speaks to today’s generation: outlandish, brash, and in-your-face. Nixon “makes things a little better”, by standing out from the crowd and going against conformity. Case in point: The Rotolog. We at Gracious Watch will always remember the first time we …

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Seiko Sportura Black Dial Black Leather Band Mens Watch

5 Best Seiko Watches Reviewed & Rated A Japanese pioneer, Seiko produces great examples of dependable wristwatches. They are also innovators of watch technology, producing the first Kinetic watch which combines the power of automatic technology with the accuracy of a quartz movement. Known in watch circles as a stellar workhorse, Seiko watches are the epitome …

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Stuhrling Original Men's 571.33152

5 Best Stuhrling Watches Reviewed & Rated Sthurling watches is a relatively young watch company with humble beginnings. Created in 1999, this American watchmaker manufacture still has a lot to prove in the world of wristwatches and they are working feverishly to stay on top with the ‘big boys’. It is heavy competition, and the products …

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5 Best Swiss Legend Watches Reviewed & Rated While we have some emerging watch brands in the ‘sub-$500’ range, one upcomer that deserves a look is Swiss Legend. An independent Swiss maker with 30+ years experience, they have created some stellar examples like the Abyssos Automatic. If that’s not convincing of what their products have to …

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Hermès Apple Watch Imagine a timepiece that fuses the sheer elegance of a luxury standard with the innovative genius of a tech icon. It’s not a fantasy. In fact, the Hermès Apple Watch is just that timepiece. Do we call it a smartwatch or a timepiece? That perhaps is the ultimate question that bubbles up …

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Tissot Quickster Chrono Soccer Reviewed Watch brands have quickly taken notice of the fact that the NATO style is a stable in the lookbook of men’s watches. Tissot for its part has fashioned a constellation of such looks from luxury to sport. Enter Tissot’s Quickster Chrono Soccer. Robust and refined, rugged and renaissance; this watch …

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Top 3 Best Nixon Watches Diving fearlessly headfirst into the year with eyes wide shut and brass tacks that scream brave beyond brave, watchmaker Nixon has curated a trinity of watches that should light a fire under your butt. These are the three coolest looking timepieces to populate the watch brand’s lookbook in recent times. …

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Cyber Monday is one of the best days of the year to get an amazing deal on a new timepiece. As an enthusiast on a budget, I always try to take advantage of these sales. At the very least I pick up a new Casio G-Shock since the prices are so great. The first G–Shock, …

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From the founders of Ferro Watches comes a new Swiss watch brand named Bovarro. The first timepiece to come out of this brand is inspired by the Apollo 11 lunar mission conducted in 1969. There are 3 models in the Bovarro collection – the Lunar, the Orbit and the Celestial series.   Look and Design …

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Founded by Sebastian Cortjaens and Jules van Helvoort, MAEN watches is inspired by a ship that changed the course of history. The name of this ship was Halve Maen (‘Half Moon’). The ship owes its fame to the journey it undertook in 1609 to the East Coast of North America. This trip led to the founding of the colony of …

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Apple Watch 7000 Series Review

Price when Reviewed: $294.00 Buy on Amazon One thing is for sure, the smartwatch industry has never been the same ever since Apple joined in. Before, the smartwatch industry is just composed of small companies and a few Android OEMs releasing smartwatches one after another. But everything’s changed now, Apple came in and just took …

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Fitbit Blaze Smart Watch Review

Price when reviewed: $199.95 Buy from Amazon The design of the Fitbit Blaze is somewhat lacking. It has two-piece design approach which consists of a body and the band. The body is where the heart rate sensor and the touchscreen display lies which is then popped into a frame on the band. There’s nothing outstanding …

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Fitbit Charge HR Review

Price when reviewed: $129.90 Buy from Amazon If you look at it, you would like the simple and sleek design of the Fitbit Charge HR. It really does look a lot like with the Fitbit Charge (the Fitbit Charge is wider though). The HR comes with a better strap and buckle. It also comes with …

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Diesel Men's DZ7348 Mr Daddy 2.0 Black Stainless Steel Watch 4

Price when reviewed: $350.00 Buy from Amazon / Buy from Graciouswatch.sg The easiest way to achieve a bold yet stylish look, if this is what you are aiming for, is by sporting an oversized piece that comes with a majestic dial. This DZ7348 is another statement piece from Diesel’s wide-ranging Mr. Daddy collection. Get to …

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Corniche New Limited Edition - Visage N°2 - Gracious Watch - Image 4

Humans as we are, we have different preferences and prejudices in life. Regardless of our differences, we are all drawn to what is beautiful. And while we have our own perception and definition of beauty, there is one name in the watch industry that has perfectly captured the eyes of many with its stunning and …

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Bulova Marine Star 98B203 Watch Review 1

At first glance, the Bulova Marine Star 98b203 doesn’t jump out at you as a top tier watch. There are no articles listing it as one of the Nine Best Watches to have under $400 and in fact none of the Bulova watches made it onto this list of the Top 50 watches to have …

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Philip Ashton Dayhatch II Silver Review - Close Up

Price when reviewed: S$599.00 (Singapore Dollar) Buy now: Philip Ashton Dayhatch II Silver For all the gentlemen out there, here is another watch you have been waiting for.  Designed for the adventurer and dream-chaser, Philip Ashton Dayhatch II Watch is an exemplary piece that needs to be in your collection the soonest possible time. This …

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Camber Hillclimb Founders Edition Gracious Watch - Silver 4

Price when reviewed: S$299.00 (Singapore Dollar) Buy now: Camber Hillclimb Founders Edition – Gracious Watch Singapore Time is of the essence. If you believe or give high value to your time, you will definitely be head-over-heels with this gorgeous timepiece. This Camber Hillclimb Watch only proves that time matters and every second counts. Timekeeping does not …

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Amir Watches Review - Silver and White Dial 4

Price when reviewed: S$1,499.00 (Singapore Dollar) Buy now: Amir Watches (Kazakhstan) at Gracious Watch Singapore Coming from Kazakhstan’s first watch manufacturer, Amir Watch is now a global name as a creator of some of the world’s must-have pieces. Amir watches are designed to represent beautiful and rich culture of the country through its exquisite styling. This collection of …

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Interview with Jeroen Vrinzen, Founder of Vescari Watches 1

Kickstarter Campaign: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/vescari/the-heritage-chronograph-vescari-watch-co How did you get started with Vescari Watches?  Vescari started a long time ago as a dream that could come true one day in the future. The last couple of years I had worked at several luxury brands including a Swiss watch brand the last 2,5 years and last summer I’ve made the choice …

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Armitron Sport Men's 40-8284 Digital Watch Review 4

Price when reviewed: $20.99 Buy on Amazon: Armitron Sport Men’s 40/8284RED Large Metallic Red Accented Black Resin Strap Chronograph Digital Watch Product Summary Perfect that sporty look in this striking black and red Armitron combo. Backed with functionality and incredible construction, this Armitron Sport Men’s 40/8284 Digital Watch is a durable piece that will exceed your …

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Interview with Patrick and Amy, Founders of Detroit Watch Company 3

How did you get started with Detroit Watch Company? We are 100% independent. Amy and I invested our own money to start DWC. We have maintained our independence throughout the process and have grown the company. Our aim is to celebrate Detroit’s rich history with our timepieces which the city and surrounding area have plenty …

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How to Spot a Fake Apple Watch - Gracious Watch

As soon as the Apple Watch was announced the market was flooded with cheap knock-offs. All doing their best to mimic the world’s most coveted smartwatch, with some getting closer than others. As more and more of these ‘clone’ smartwatches enter the market, the question becomes: can you tell the difference between a real Apple …

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