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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Bell & Ross BR V2-94 Garde-Cotes

Hands-On: Angus Davies gets hands-on with the Bell & Ross BR V2-94 Garde-Côtes. An in-depth review of the Bell & Ross BR V2-94 Garde-Côtes featuring live pictures, specification and price. Ever since its inception in 1992, Bell & Ross has created watches for professional use. During its history the avant-garde brand has crafted timepieces for…

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Baume & Mercier Capeland MOA 10063

Parting is such sweet sorrow Angus Davies reviews the Baume & Mercier Capeland MOA 10063, a watch featuring a chronograph.   The offer came out of the blue. Would I like to wear a watch for a month and comment on it for ESCAPEMENT? With a rapier response, I replied in the affirmative and a…

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Jaquet Droz Grand Date Ivory Enamel

A pulchritudinous face, pure and pleasing. Angus Davies reviews the Jaquet Droz Grand Date Ivory Enamel, a watch with a clean dial so pure and pleasing. Jaquet Droz produce watches with clean, uncluttered lines. This latest model launched at Baselworld 2012 continues their successful mastery of proportion and exquisite taste.   Nothing corrupts this clarity…

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Graham Chronofighter 1695

The passion of an “Anglophile” Angus Davies meets Eric Loth, founder of Graham-London and review the latest watch from his company, the Chronofighter 1695.     I sat opposite Eric Loth, founder of Graham-London, and found myself captivated by the passionate parlance of this charismatic man.   Eric is Swiss by birth, having spent most…

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Bremont The Victory Watch

Dr Edwina Davies writes about the remarkable Bremont Victory Watch.     Introduction Bremont’s aviation ties have been well documented on this site and is highlighted by their propeller logo. The naval connection is less well known. However, at Baselworld their new naval connection was made clear at the unveiling of their latest timepiece. The…

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Chronoswiss Kairos Chronograph

A time to act Angus Davies reviews the Chronoswiss Kairos Chronograph, a watch with a gorgeous guilloché dial.   Ancient Greeks used two words for the expression of time; chronos and kairos.   Chronos refers to chronological time, a quantitative measure. Kairos on the other hand is a subjective term used to express the opportune…

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