Universal Geneve

09 Dec 18
Fratello Watches

Greetings and my apologies for the late publishing of This Week in Watches. I’ve essentially been on the road since last week’s article, but I’ve kept an eye on events. Let’s get to it – here’s your dose of TWIW… Hodinkee 10 We’d be remiss if we failed to congratulate the fine folks over at […]

07 Dec 18
Fratello Watches

The beautiful thing about watches is the fact that they are universal. On the one hand, it means that fans of different brands or types of watches can link up often across continents. On the other hand, it also means that watchmaking is everywhere. We tend to think that watches can only come from Switzerland, […]

29 Nov 18
TRAN QUANG HAI's world throat singing

Overtone singing From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigation Jump to search Overtone singing – also known as overtone chanting, harmonic singing, or throat singing – is a type of singing in which the singer manipulates the resonances (or formants) created as air travels from the lungs, past the vocal folds, and out of […]

16 Nov 18

Up for grabs is an extremely rare and early Universal Geneve Compur, circa 1940s, with black gilt dial, and housed in a large, 37mm steel case.  These early UG chronographs were stamped “Universal Watch” on the bridge, and “Enversteel” (stainless steel) inside the caseback, and did not bear a reference number. Further, this dial configuration […]

16 Nov 18
Nouvelles Du Monde

Bourse Par Le Revenu Publié le 16/11/2018 à 15:01 – Mis à jour le 16/11/2018 à 15:01 La Bourse de Paris est tombée dans le rouge à la mi-journée (-0,50%) après avoir passé la matinée dans le vert, dans un marché qui reste focalisé sur les derniers développements politiques autour du Brexit. À 15h, l’indice […]

15 Nov 18
Designr Magazine

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/meraud-watches/meraud-vintage-inspired-watches-with-swiss-movemen/widget/video.html Beards are back, music from the 70s and 80s are more popular than ever (case in point, Freddie Mercury and Elton John’s biopics hitting the theaters), and the Swiss watch market is practically booming, despite the popularity of smartwatches. It’s safe to say that ‘retro’ has made a complete comeback. Watch styles come and […]

09 Nov 18
Buddhist Tribunal on Human Rights - International Buddhist Ethics Committee

CASO 48-2018: Mondo Zen & Hollow Bones Order & Integral Zen SENTENCIA ÉTICA Estimados Fiscal, Defensor Público, Embajador y Miembros del Jurado del Comité Internacional de Ética Budista (CIEB) y Tribunal Budista de Derechos Humanos (TBDH), respecto del Caso 48-2018 contra “Mondo Zen & Hollow Bones Order & Integral Zen”, por medio de la presente, […]

07 Nov 18

First and foremost, welcome everybody to the very first content release from SHIKAISEKI. I would like to thank everyone, especially our friends and family in advance for keeping up with our newly developed blog. Today diving straight into the abyss of the vintage wristwatch. With the vintage watch scene’s spotlight being stolen over by a […]

04 Nov 18
Essays on Pop Culture

Lake Success, a book by Gary Shteyngart about a hedge fund manager’s midlife crisis, portrays a lifestyle experienced by only those at the very top of the income bracket–the one percent of the one percent. As such, there are many brands and indicators of opulence referenced that most readers would have never come across in their […]

31 Oct 18

This is a Universal Geneve Triple Date Moonphase watch from the 1940s. This example is outfitted with a silver two-tone dial, luminous markers, and luminous leaf hands. Most of these triple-dates were non-lume, so to find a lume example is desirable.  This watch was very advanced when released and developed by UG, and still remains […]