Top ten mechanical watches under €1000

In this 2015 selection of mechanical watches priced at under €1,000, the watches are listed in ascending price order. 1. Charlie Watch This watch, sold online by French brand Charlie Watch, provides an idea of what the minimum price of a self-winding mechanical watch could be. It has a calibre 9015 Miyota automatic movement made…

Early pilot’s watches, archive version 2015

Several watch brands are presenting models with a distinct resemblance to the earliest style of pilot’s watch, with large, chunky Art Deco numerals with generous luminescent paint, and a small seconds subdial at 6 o’clock. Other classical characteristics are a large case size, and a large crown, so that pilots could operate it while wearing…