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At TimeTransformed we explore the best mechanical watches, survivors from the glorious age of precision engineering. Today, new watch brands are appearing all the time, and thousands of men’s watches and women’s watches are launched on the market every year. Of these, some are interesting, and a few are mechanical masterpieces. We are looking for the best wristwatch and above all the best affordable timepieces hallmarked by fine design in addition to good engineering and reliability.

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Two new watches by Out Of Order

Two new watches dedicated to New York by Italian brand Out Of Order. Oxidized Green GMT New York and Very Blue GMT New York are a tribute to the Big Apple. Read more.

Out of Order Oxidized Green GMT New York

Looking ahead to Watches Of Italy 2022

W.O.I. Watches Of Italy returns for its third edition in Tortona on 15 and 16 October 2022. It will include many premiere presentations of new watches and new brands..

Watches Of Italy 2022

Top 10 affordable chronograph watches 2021

Mechanical chronographs at prices ranging from €239 to €2,950, by historic companies and new brands, using Swiss or Asian movements. Click to read the article.

seagull 1963 chronograph

Top 20 affordable pilot's watches 2021

Read our selection of 20 of the latest pilot's watches for 2021 at prices up to about €2,000, highly legible pieces that express all the excitement of flight.

Stowa Flieger Bronze Vintage 36 pilot's watch

LM Perpetual by Stephen McDonnell

Read this fascinating interview with Stephen McDonnell, watchmaker from Northern Ireland and creator of the revolutionary LM Perpetual by MB&F.

MBandF Legacy Machine Perpetual Calendar Palladium by Stephen McDonnell

Top ten ISO 6425 diving watches

Diving watches that comply with the ISO 6425 standard for characteristics such as water resistance, legibility in the dark, dive timing capability etc.

Hamilton Khaki Navy Frogman Titanium Auto h77805335 ISO 6425 diver's watch

Top 10 watches at Geneva Watch Days 2021

A selection of ten of the finest watches presented at Geneva Watch Days 2021, showing that innovation and originality are as strong as ever in the watch industry.

Louis-Erard-La-Semaine -Louis Erard x Alain-Silberstein

Top 10 affordable Italian mechanical watches

A selection of the most attractive affordable watches from Italy, featuring great design, quality movements and hand-crafted Italian leather straps.

Hangar Italy 5000 ore pilots watch

Looking ahead to Baselworld 2022

Interview with Michel Loris-Melikoff, managing director of Baselworld, at the pop-up event held in Geneva from 30 August to 2 September 2021.

Baselworld Pop-up Geneva 2021

Laco München pilot chronograph

The Laco München pilot chronograph is a brilliant combination of a Type A pilot’s watch with chronograph subdials. Plus creative luminescence and 100m water resistance.

Laco Munchen pilot chronograph

Time For Planet WindRose

TFP Time For Planet is the first Italian sustainable watch company, making eco-friendly watches hallmarked by original design at accessible prices.

TFP Time For Planet Windrose ceramic black mechanical watch

echo/neutra Cortina 1956 Automatic

A watch that combines vintage colours with contemporary style and technology, the echo/neutra Cortina 1956 Automatic is a brilliant piece of Italian design.

echo/neutra Cortina 1956 Automatic bezel