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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An interview with the Peter Stas, CEO of Frederique Constant

Angus Davies interviews Peter Stas, CEO of Frederique Constant. During the launch of the Slimline Moonphase Stars Manufacture, Angus Davies interviews Peter Stas, CEO of Frederique Constant. Looking down on the city of Nice, I marvelled at the glittering spectacle ahead of me. The shimmering night time views of the French city, famed for its…

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Ulysse Nardin Diver Le Locle

Hands-On: Angus Davies gets hands-on with the Ulysse Nardin Diver Le Locle. This detailed review of the Ulysse Nardin Diver Le Locle includes live pictures, specification and pricing. I adore divers’ watches. They possess a high degree of robustness and confer superb readability. However, some divers’ watches can resemble a middle-aged man sporting a large…

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Patek Philippe Reference 5327R

Hands-On: Angus Davies gets hands-on with the Patek Philippe Reference 5327R This detailed review of the Patek Philippe Reference 5327R includes live pictures, specification and price. Thumbing the pages of the hardback Patek Philippe brochure is a joy to be savoured. Beautiful images vie with informative text to efficiently seduce any self-respecting horophile. Indeed, to…

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A. Lange & Sohne 1815 Rattrapante Perpetual Calendar Handwerkskunst

German Excellence – Justin Hast reviews the A. Lange & Sohne 1815 Rattrapante Perpetual Calendar Handwerkskunst This detailed review of the A. Lange & Sohne 1815 Rattrapante Perpetual Calendar Handwerkskunst includes live pictures, specification and price. Introduction You will often hear people say that watchmaking is like art for the wrist. To some extent this is true,…

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Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Chronograph

Hands-On: Angus Davies gets hands-on with the Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Chronograph This detailed review of the Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Chronograph includes live pictures, specification and pricing.   Jaeger-LeCoultre needs little introduction, the company’s watchmaking prowess is unsurpassed. Over the years, the maison has produced an array of movements for the great and the good of the watchmaking…

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Bulgari Octo Retro Maserati GranLusso

Hands-On: Angus Davies gets hands-on with the Bulgari Octo Retro Maserati GranLusso. This detailed review of the Bulgari Octo Retro Maserati GranLusso includes live pictures, specification and price. Driving a Maserati is an experience to savour. There is a purity of line conferred with the elegant contours of its petrol-powered torso. The blend of blistering…

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