Author: Cameron Martel

Swatch Irony “Body & Soul” YAS100G Hands-On Review

Every watch geek goes through a “skeleton” phase. If you’re there now, the Swatch “Body & Soul” YAS100G is a pretty affordable pick. But is it any good? That’s the question we’re looking to answer today!

The MSRP on the Body and Soul is just north of $175, but astute Amazon shoppers will see it for around $150. For $150, you can get a lot of mechanical or automatic skeletons. So, is the Swatch better, and if so, why?

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Oath Black Tie Review

In a price point dominated by the Weekender, Seiko 5, and other affordable heavyweights, it’s easy to overlook the microbrands out there offering something different for the same money. You’d be forgiven for doing so, but the omission can be a real shame. Take this Oath, for example: currently on sale for $50 (shipping included, $110 regular), it’s an ultra-affordable quartz that’s definitely worth your eye.

In true WYCA fashion, I warmed up the Tamron macro and got to shooting. Let’s check it out.

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Nick Harris “Orion” Hands On Review

If You’re Keen on Having a Direct Line to The Entrepreneurs & Watchmakers Behind Your Latest Wrist Addition… Take a Look at the Nick Harris Orion This watch is the real deal, and I mean that in every sense of the word. The Orion is a microbrand at its most micro, where the individual behind the brand is also the person that manufactures your watch. It’s a unique story, and not one that I’ve yet encountered across nearly 100 watches and connections with literally dozens of manufacturers of varying sizes. For someone that wants something special – something truly genuine...

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