Bamford B347

Bamford London’s latest automatic monopusher chronograph is a powerhouse of details. From the wide range of rubber strap options (which include, but are not limited to, colors like yellow and khaki) to the impressive 41.5mm carbon fiber case, the Bamford B347 embodies flexibility and durability. The movement, a Swiss-made Sellita SW510, features a bicompax dial with hour and minute registers, with a running seconds subdial …

GMT Popeye Watch

Turning 90 this year, spinach-loving Popeye remains an icon of popular culture. To commemorate him, CH favorite Bamford London and Hearst-owned media company King Features put the cartoon sailor on the face of an automatic GMT, where his strong arms double as watch hands. Even though the edition is undoubtedly playful, the navy color scheme elevates the piece. The release is limited to just 50 …

Bamford Watch Department + Black Badger’s Fordite Watches

Limited to just 10 pieces, a collaboration resulting in unique pieces of art

Black Badger (aka James Thompson) is well known in horology circles as an artist with more than a passing devotion to high-powered lume and hard-to-find materials. If you’re a contemporary watch designer looking to inject a little oomph into your pieces, the chances are Thompson’s on your list. Likewise, Bamford Watch Department is consistently pushing the boundaries of custom watchmaking and when the two collaborate—and …