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weltweit: The Hour Glass introduces the Tangente Red Dot Collection 2018

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Today The Hour Glass of Singapore introduced it’s Tangente ‘Red Dot’ 2018.

There’s more to the Tangente Limited Edition than meets the eye. Look closely and you’ll spot a little red dot at 6 o’clock. Paying homage to the ‘Little Red Dot’, this edition of the Tangente represents both the best of Glashütte-based watchmaking and Singaporean-based watch collecting.

Hop over to The Hour Glass for all details!

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weltweit: Unveiling the NOMOS Zürich Mint Green with Arab Watch Guide

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September 13th the Arab Watch Club unveiled their special edition NOMOS Zürich Weltzeit on ArabWatchGuide.com.

I contacted my dear friend Yousef from Mansour Jewelers in Dubai and explained my idea to him: ” Youssef, I have a crazy idea and I want you to make it happen for us” – ” I want to redesign the Nomos Zurich watch in a mint green dial color that pops and is very noticeable to the wearer with a cities disk customized for each of the collectors hometown cities”. His first answer was ” Not sure this will fly with Nomos, but let me try to push for it and get back to you”

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weltweit: you asked us: NOMOS Orion as a dress watch by FratelloWatches

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This week Gerard Nijenbrinks of FratelloWatches.com answered an interesting question posed by a reader: Is the Nomos Orion a good choice for a dress watch?

What do you think about the Nomos Orion, 35mm, as a good choice? Or the 38mm? Looks like it would be appropriate with either a black or brown leather band. Beyond the broader watch and size considerations, what do you think about the benefits/deficiencies as a dress watch of having the silver indexes and hands versus the gold and blue indexes and hands?

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weltweit: Ace x Nomos Limited Edition de Stijl – Impressie, draagverslag en andere mijmeringen by Horloge.info

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This week Lex Stolk of Horloge.Info posted a review of the Ace x NOMOS De Stijl Limited Edition. Sorry – this one is for the Dutchies only!

De monochromatische weg die Ace en Nomos zijn ingeslagen blijft veel langer boeiend. Wie toch primaire kleuren wilt zien kan twee dingen doen: het horloge omdraaien en ontdekken dat het Alpha uurwerk is voorzien van geblauwde schroeven, rode synthetische robijnen en een geel/goudkleurig balanswiel óf de zwarte Shell Cordovan band verruilen voor een gekleurd exemplaar.

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weltweit: The Ace x Nomos Orion 100 Years Of De Stijl Is Really Just Taking The Mickey via Quill & Pad

In ‘weltweit’ we keep track of NOMOS articles posted around the web.

This week Ian Skellern of Quill & Pad posted a passionate opinion on the Ace x NOMOS De Stijl Limited Edition.

Did nobody at that meeting say, ” Am I the only one here thinking that watch without color, to commemorate 100 years of an art movement known primarily for bright primary colors, sounds absolutely bonkers to me?” Did nobody say that or did nobody listen? 

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