The brand new 12 months brings new challenges, and a welcome return of some Earlier than Instances staples, that are the themes preoccupying the WOW Singapore staff within the Spring 2022 difficulty. Whereas that is technically the primary difficulty of the brand new 12 months, it’s actually the final difficulty of the 12 months that was in horology. And what a 12 months it was!
Certainly, the duvet watch is one which pays tribute to the previous: the Blancpain Air Command. WOW involves grips with this true collector’s favorite, which additionally occurs to be an excellent break from the onslaught of luxurious sports activities watches and dive watches that marked 2021 — a tsunami that started as a swell in 2016.
Talking of which, the primary function part of the Spring difficulty takes an in-depth have a look at so-called funding grade watches and even complete manufacturers. After all no such dialogue could be full with no number of under-the-radar watches, which now we have curated, as per our custom since 2020.
Lastly, the leaders of HYT, Norqain, Zenith and Van Cleef & Arpels converse with the editors on their subsequent strikes, and what strikes the market.
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