Baselworld 2015: It was delightful (and potentially expensive for enthusiasts like me) surprise to learn that Omega will soon release a brand new, new Seamaster Ploprof 1200M watch for 2015. It was 2007 that Omega released the last "new" Seamaster Ploprof 1200M based on the…
Omega Seamaster Ploprof 1200M Co-Axial Master Chronometer Watch Hands-On

Baselworld 2015: Omega continues to release exciting new watches that are inspired (often directly) by their own history while also serving to debut new technologies or features that make these modern watches so exciting to enthusiasts. The brand new Omega Globemaster Co-Axial Master Chronometer is…
Omega Globemaster Co-Axial Master Chronometer Watch For 2015 Hands-On

Baselworld 2015: With a beautiful crisp white dial and a period-correct Cal 1861 inside, the Omega Speedmaster Apollo 13 Silver Snoopy Award LE is packed full of references to one of the most famous Apollo missions, the one that went wrong. To commemorate the…
Omega Speedmaster Apollo 13 Silver Snoopy Award Limited Edition Watch

Baselworld 2015: When the Omega Speedmaster Dark Side Of The Moon made its debut at Baselworld 2013, many took it as an instant classic, and there was good reason for that. Its black ceramic case, dial, crown, and pushers – paired with one of the…
Omega Speedmaster Dark Side Of The Moon Watch Now In Four New Colorways

It was at BaselWorld 2014 that Omega debuted the new X-33, which we referred to as "the real heir to the cult favorite Omega X-33 aviation/aerospace watch of the 1990s." Now, as a new-for-2015 version we have the Omega Speedmaster Skywalker X-33 Solar Impulse Limited…
Omega Speedmaster Skywalker X-33 Solar Impulse Limited Edition Watch

A few days before Christmas 2014, aBlogtoWatch invited a group of Los Angeles watch lovers to visit the Beverly Center Omega watch boutique and then to Jackmond, a special store in Los Angeles started by Jack Khorsandi and dedicated to displaying, servicing, collecting, buying, and…
Omega Crawl With aBlogtoWatch Was Fun With Watches Across Time

Gold watches represent wealth and status, and in a sense, it has always been that way. Having said that, watch makers used gold as a case material for very practical reasons in a historical sense. Gold as a metal has some interesting properties, from being…
Top 10 Gold Watches

Looking for a last-minute gift guide to help you choose a watch to buy for a friend or loved one? We did a real-life, real-watches, real people (with fantasy money) watch "gifting" exchange to see what would happen....…
The Great Team ABTW Holiday 2014 Fantasy Secret Santa Anti-Gift-Guide Watch Gifting Experiment

As a holiday treat to aBlogtoWatch audience members in Los Angeles, California, we invite the first people who can RSVP to join us and Omega on December 20th for an "Omega crawl," and dinner in Beverly Hills. Space is limited to under 20 people so…
aBlogtoWatch EVENT: Celebrate Modern & Vintage Omega Watches In Los Angeles December 20, 2014

"Fantastic!" Jack Khorsandi says that word so often, you'd think it was his middle name. The always "up" Khorsandi, in fact, has many things to be happy about - hundreds of them. Literally hundreds. And most of them have a certain distinctively horseshoe-like letter…
Jack Khorsandi’s Jackpot: Exploring Vintage Omega Watches At Los Angeles’ Jackmond

Today, Omega has announced some very exciting news, as it is taking steps into uncharted territories of watch certification. Concerning both testing the accuracy of its Master Co-Axial movements, their anti-magnetic properties, and a number of other factors (which we shall discuss shortly), Omega is…
Omega Watches Will Be “Officially Certified” By New Swiss METAS Certification, COSC Abandoned