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The Hybrid Watch Revolution

6 October 2017
Back in 2014, Digital Trends wrote a feature article criticising the design of smart watches:   ‘here’s a sobering reality check if you were hoping for a subtle smartwatch: It’s not here yet.’     However, skip three years and we see a very different story.   The birth of the Hybrid Watch has marked a shift in the design of smartwatch technology. Wha...

Watches for Travelling

20 May 2016
Let’s face it; backpacking across the globe is a far cry from glamping. You may not know when your next shower will be, you may not know the native tongue or be able to read the road signs, but with a little help from the House of Watches team, you'll be able to hold your head high and experience the world without any hiccups with the perfect watches for travelling. We've sourced ...

Timex Ironman Move X20

22 October 2015
Trusted by the world’s most demanding athletes, we present the Timex Ironman Move X20, the ultimate trainer for those individuals constantly on the go. As humans we are made to move, from the moment we heave ourselves out of bed in the morning to the time we crawl into bed in the evening, we’re constantly on the move. But how much do you move? How would you like to measure how much your ever...

New Rado Watches

19 August 2015
After much anticipation, we are pleased to announce the newest addition to our ever-expanding collection – drum roll please - Rado Watches; the one brand that fuses high-quality engineering with innovative science to make seriously sexy ceramic watches. Swiss made, these timepieces are the ultimate addition to your collection. Even though Rado is rather a young brand, having shot to stardom ...

Watches at the Movies - Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation

7 August 2015
Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation is the fifth instalment of the high-octane Mission Impossible films starring Hollywood legend, Tom Cruise. Could this be Ethan Hunt’s last assignment? Who can say? But it's going to be one hell of a ride. Now, the reason why we’re so interested in this film is not only because we’re all a bit crazed on the spy gear, but that featured in this film is a watch f...

Baselworld 2015

24 March 2015
The pinnacle event in the watch enthusiast’s calendar is finally here, Baselworld 2015. The one event where more than 1,500 brands congregate under one roof to exhibit their new innovations, collections and  expertise to a flock of over 4,000 journalists, eagerly waiting to give the first scoop ahead of the competition. Baselworld has always been the epicentre of classic watchmaking, it’s th...

Swatch Smart Watch

17 February 2015
Following the release of the brands 2014 financial results, the company's chief executive Nick Hayek, surprised us all with the news that they were set to release their own smart watch within the coming months, which could only mean that this new smart Swatch will be presented at Basel world (March 19-26, 2015) - the industry’s most important marketplace and trend-setting show for the world's w...

Guess Smartwatch vs Apple Smartwatch

28 October 2014
President and CEO of Guess watches, Cindy Livingston, recently wrote and open letter to Apple CEO, Tim Cook, welcoming him to the watch industry and ultimately embracing the challenge of Apples new smart watches. During the early 80s, the Swiss watch industry was coping with a disruption caused by the introduction of quartz and digital watches. It was during this time when Guess began to pio...

G-Shock X Matthew Miller

22 October 2014
Constantly cultivating positive diversity and capturing the true spirit of the times, G-Shock gets set to unleash their collaboration with menswear designer, Matthew Miller. This collaboration closely follows Casio’s sponsoring of London Collection: Men (London fashion week for men, held in June), where Miller showcased a unique take on pinstripes for his spring/summer 15 collection. Youn...