The world of watches is never truly quiet. Ever so often, watchmakers will surely drum up updates on its various collections to get its fans buzzing. This week was particularly eventful as we got to take a look at some truly unique and soon-to-be sought-after pieces. This includes the likes of the Omega Moonwatch for the Apollo 11 50th anniversary edition; Zenith with its BaselWorld 2019 novelties; and many more.

However, this is more than just household names and Swiss-made haute horlogerie. One notable inclusion into this list is Grand Seiko, the luxury arm of the popular Japanese watchmaker. The entire premise of Grand Seiko’s existence derives from the challenge Seiko had set itself to compete against Swiss luxury watches.

With the history lesson done and dusted, scroll down to read up more about some of the latest updates with your favourite timepiece creators.

 

Featured Image: Omega; Hero Image: H Moser & Cie.