Watch Reviews, watch blogs & watch news by Angus Davies

Escapement MagazineAbout Escapement Magazine

ESCAPEMENT is an online magazine aimed at individuals with a passion for watch collecting, who appreciate “the finer things in life”. It is owned and operated by Angus Davies and his wife, Heidi Davies. Angus regularly writes reviews on timepieces which pique his interest, whilst Heidi edits all of his work. In addition, guest writers often contribute to ESCAPEMENT, providing an alternative view of the world of luxury.

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Oris Big Crown 1917 Limited Edition

Hidden Treasure – Angus Davies reviews the Oris Big Crown 1917 Limited Edition. The Oris Big Crown 1917 Limited Edition blends period styling with the convenience of a modern-day automatic watch movement. There is something quite delightful when cleaning beneath the settee cushions only to find a small collection of coins. I have also experienced the…

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Hermès Arceau Très Grand Modèle

NEWS: Hermès unveils the Arceau Très Grand Modèle with two new dial colours, blue lacquered and hazelnut brown. Angus Davies provides an overview of these two models. The Arceau, from the famous Parisian maison, Hermès, was created by Henri d’Origny in 1978 and has always been a byword for style. The case features asymmetric lugs….

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Breitling Superocean Héritage 46

Size: Angus Davies reviews the Breitling Superocean Héritage 46 The Breitling Superocean Héritage 46 is a COSC certified timepiece sporting a gorgeous Milanese style bracelet. Available in a choice of case sizes, which model would you choose? Breitling is often associated with pilot’s watches but seldom is its name associated with aquatic environments. However, this is…

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HYT Skull Light

NEWS: HYT unveil the new Skull Light HYT, the Swiss watch brand from Neuchâtel, has been busy innovating yet another breathtaking timepiece. The HYT Skull Light combines three of the brand’s ingenious ideas, including fluidic expression of hours, an animated skull and a mechanical light source. At first glance the Skull Light looks similar to…

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Hautlence – Moebius

It’s Crystal Clear – Carl Eady reviews the Hautlence Moebius. At Baselworld 2017, Carl Eady caught up with Sandro Reginelli, Hautlence’s energetic and charismatic CEO and co-founder.  Among several incredible pieces, it was the ‘Moebius’ which stood out as one of the most unique and eye-catching time-pieces in the whole show. Introduction The Swiss watch…

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H. Moser & Cie Pioneer Perpetual Calendar

NEWS: Angus Davies discusses the latest watch from H. Moser & Cie, the Pioneer Perpetual Calendar in steel Whenever this high-end watch company from Neuhausen am Rheinfall unveils a new timepiece, I am always overwhelmed with a sense of excitement. The launch of the new H. Moser & Cie, the Pioneer Perpetual Calendar proves to…

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