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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Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Chronometre

Hands-On: Angus Davies gets hands-on with the gorgeous Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Chronomètre, a glorious timepiece featuring a COSC certified movement. By taking a reflective look at the past, you sometimes discover forgotten gems. The first watch designed by Michel Parmigiani, the Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Chronomètre, was unveiled in 1996. Its purpose was clear, to impart…

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Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Horograph

Hands-On: Angus Davies reviews the non-conformist, square cased Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Horograph. A full review of the Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Horograph including live pictures, specification and price. In general most of us comply with societal norms. However, as I grow older I no longer wish to follow the well worn path…

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Baume & Mercier Clifton Club Shelby Cobra 1964 ref 10342

Hands-on: A detailed review of the Baume & Mercier Clifton Club Shelby Cobra 1964 ref 10342. Angus Davies gets ‘hands-on’ with the Baume & Mercier Clifton Club Shelby Cobra 1964 ref 10342, a limited edition timepiece restricted to 1964 examples. This detailed review includes live pictures, specification and price. Several car marques have aligned themselves…

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Cyrus Klepcys Solo Tempo Titanium, Steel & DLC

Hands-on: Angus Davies gets ‘hands-on’ with the Cyrus Klepcys Solo Tempo Titanium, Steel & DLC Symmetry is a quality I often refer to with watch design. For example, the harmony conferred with a bi-compax dial is sublime. It delivers a notable balance which invariably elicits words of praise from my direction. With the Klepcys Solo…

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Moritz Grossmann ATUM Enamel

‘Restrained Sophistication’ – a hands-on review of the Moritz Grossmann ATUM Enamel by Justin Hast You know that feeling when you’re sat in the shop listening to the guy telling you about the history of a brand, and you’re nodding away like one of those plastic dogs in the back of a car. Well you’re not…

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Seiko First Diver’s Re-creation Limited Edition SLA017

HANDS-ON: Angus Davies reviews the Seiko First Diver’s Re-creation Limited Edition SLA017 The Seiko First Diver’s Re-creation Limited Edition SLA017 harnesses many of the specification details of Seiko’s inaugural diver’s watch along with a smidgen of modern-day know-how. Were things better in the past? As I grow older, I increasingly ask myself this question. Supposed progress…

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