Member Profiles

Alkin

Alkin

Alkin is an independent watch company based in Bristol, UK. The brand was founded on an ambition to create high quality, accessibly priced mechanical watches that are designed with simplicity, functionality and longevity firmly in mind.

Alsta

Alsta

After lying dormant for four decades, Alsta is again alive and kicking with a growing portfolio of timepieces. Alsta has a passion for design and craftsmanship and was brought back to life to bring romance back to wristwatches.

anOrdain

anOrdain

Glasgow based anOrdain are a world-leader in grand feu enamel dials, with a team of 15 working in their Scottish workshops designing, assembling and enamelling the watches. They are actively training more watchmakers and bringing more production in-house.

Anthony Gray Clocks

Anthony Gray Clocks

Specialising in the high quality restoration and conservation of fine antique clocks, Anthony Gray Clocks also undertakes the making of complex replicas of fine clocks and bespoke commissions for clients from all parts of the world.

Backes & Strauss

Backes & Strauss

As the world’s oldest diamond company established in 1789, Backes & Strauss has created exceptional jewellery in Britain since 1800. In 2006 we entered the luxury diamond watch market, combining mastery in diamond-cutting with mastery in watchmaking and inspired by the architectural elegance of 19th century London.

Bamford London

Bamford London

Bamford London proudly presents a fantastic range of watches and meticulously crafted, top class accessories that have been designed to complement your lifestyle and re-define luxury as a truly personal statement.

Blenheim watch co

Blenheim watch co

Founded by watch enthusiasts who are constantly striving for perfection throughout the creative process. The premium quality timepieces and lifestyle enhancements are proudly designed and assembled in our headquarters in Britain.

Carrington Smith

Carrington Smith

Steve Carrington and Robert Smith take design inspiration from historic achievements in aviation, motorsport and space.  They source as many components as possible from UK, and seek to use and help UK craftspeople.  Their watches are hand assembled in Wiltshire.

Christopher Ward

Christopher Ward

Discovering they could access the same components and superb manufacturing as many of the Swiss big boys, three friends decided they would turn the industry’s distribution model on its head and launch the world’s first online only luxury watch brand with a simple aim, “to put premium watches within the reach of everyone.”

Elliot Brown

Elliot Brown

Elliot Brown create watches with extreme durability, attention to detail and English character. They’re built for adventure and that have naturally garnered collaborations with organisations who require best of breed equipment including the RNLI, Mountain Rescue, Land Rover and specialist branches of the British Military.

Etiqus

Etiqus

With the iconic golf bezel, subtle dimpled dial and a range of colour combinations inspired by golf our patented golf timepieces embody that unique spirit of the game.

Farer

Farer

Farer means to travel, to explore and the spirit of adventure is at the heart of our ethos. Our watches are inspired by the halcyon era of watchmaking, when bold colours and contrasting textures were combined with the very best craftsmanship.

Fears

Fears

One of Britain’s oldest family-run watch companies, the Fears story begins 175 years ago in 1846. Being a modern watch company with an extensive heritage we pride ourselves on not being slaves to the past while at the same time preserving our own traditions.

Freese

Freese

Freese Watches – Manufacturers of hand finished custom watches with Patina, making watches, watch dials and watch parts in the UK since 2016

Geckota

Geckota

Geckota produces high-quality and eye-catching watches, designed in Britain, at an affordable price. Traditionally, watches have been either well-made or inexpensive, but rarely both. Geckota fills that gap. We also sell watch straps and create digital content, followed by a community of passionate enthusiasts.

GMT London

GMT London

GMT London is an energetic and vibrant watch brand, offering simple watches that tell the time, and little else. With a focus on watches for children and teenagers we have created a range of watches with big personalities and a splash of colour.

Hamtun

Hamtun

Founded in 2016, Hamtun specialises in titanium watches. From day one weve been laser-focussed on making quality watches that people love at prices they can afford. Starting with a single collection at launch, Hamtun has now grown to hundreds of models over 6 collections and continues to grow.

Harold Pinchbeck

Harold Pinchbeck

We’re a modern company with a 300-year-old family heritage in watch and clock making. Based in Lincoln, all our watches are designed, and built, in England, and include fine Swiss movements.

Horologium Precision

Horologium Precision

I am one of a small number of traditional clock manufacturers. Using my comprehensive workshop, I can make just about anything you can imagine.  I make clocks ranging from modest ‘traditional’ designs, through to extreme and complex bespoke projects. 

Isotope

Isotope

Created in 2016 by José and Joana Miranda and based in England, Isotope Watches is an enthusiastic, driven, independent brand offering 1:1 service. At Isotope, we combine original designs with traditional solutions and a boutique approach.

Jonny Moore

Jonny Moore

Jonny Moore is a brand of classically styled watches with a reminder to the owner of ‘forgotten values’. A condition of ownership is to always be polite, generous, smile, kind and sporting. JM is a fast growing, ambitious brand and backed by some lovely high profile Brand Ambassadors.

Maals

Maals

Unique, UK designed timepieces inspired by a love of Italian cars, and classic timepieces.

Marchand

Marchand

Founded by Daniel Brigham, a car racer and motoring enthusiast who had the desire to design and produce his own motor racing watches. Marchand Watches is known for being one of the most affordable racing watch brands in the UK and EU, offering a great variety of retro and modern inspired racing timepieces.

Marloe Watch Company

Marloe Watch Company

Marloe Watch Company is an independent designer and producer of wristwatches, established in 2015 by Oliver Goffe and Gordon Fraser. A chance meeting and a shared passion for manual mechanical movements ignited the fuse and Marloe Watch Company was born.

MHD Watches

MHD Watches

Established in 2014, MHD Watches are an independent British watch brand who produce limited edition motoring watches with an engineered design aesthetic, inspired by automotive design techniques and classic car design cues.

Mr Jones

Mr Jones

Mr Jones makes unusual watches which tell a story, start a conversation or simply make you smile. They’re a small, passionate team working from a London studio to bring you watches that are a bit different.

Nite

Nite

Nite is an independent British watch brand born from a spirit of independence with the simple mission to create exceptional watches to be worn with pride.

Pinion

Pinion

Since 2013, South Oxfordshire based watchmaker, Pinion designs and builds watches using both modern and rare ‘new-old-stock’ vintage mechanical movements. Central to Pinion is a cohesive design language and method, ensuring a visual continuity runs through the entire Pinion watch range.

Roger W. Smith

Roger W. Smith

Defined by their unique quality, rarity and advanced mechanical technology, watches by Roger Smith are among the most sought after and valuable in the world. Roger W Smith watches feature his ‘single wheel’ evolution of the Daniels co-axial escapement, which is the most advanced and energy efficient in the world.

Royal London

Royal London

London is home to pop culture, the arts, innovation and tradition- this unique heritage is reflected in our collection of classic and contemporary watches. In 2018, we launched a fresh approach to our watches through our Made in London collection: watches created using high-quality components from all over the world and assembled in London.

Sinclair Harding

Sinclair Harding

Established in 1967, Sinclair Harding honours the historical tradition of fine English Clockmaking. With its range of beautiful hand crafted clocks, this unique company embraces the horological industry’s ideals for precision, quality and perfection.

Smith of Derby

Smith of Derby

Smith of Derby is one of the world’s best-known public clockmakers. A family owned company since 1856. We are proud of our heritage as public clock repair and restoration experts, along with our ability to custom design and manufacture new clocks in our Derby based clockworks.

The 220 Watch Co

The 220 Watch Co

The 220 Watch Company manufacturer high quality watches offering excellent value for money. Producers of the William Walker, Diver Bill, and R. J. Mitchell watches. Swiss made movements, with designs inspired by heroes.

Thomas Ore

Thomas Ore

Inspired by Birmingham’s industrial heritage and Thomas Ore’s clockmaking prowess, we combine contemporary design, Swiss mechanics with a touch of added luxury through the addition of 26 jewels and polished stainless steel to produce watches that really stand out from the crowd.

Vertex

Vertex

Vertex was first been established by Claude Lyons in 1916 in Hatton Garden, London. They became well know for the quality of the timepieces and in 1940s they became one of 12 official suppliers to the war office. Now under the watchful eye of Claude’s Great Grandson, Don Cochrane, they produce a range of pieces based around their military history.

Wessex

Wessex

Founded in 2015 by Jamie Boyd, every single Wessex Watch is handmade to order in their Wiltshire workshop. Defined by unique handcrafted, engraved dials and fine Swiss movements, wearing a Wessex is a statement of individuality.

William Wood

William Wood

Jonny Garret combined his love of watches and admiration for his late grandfather William Wood who was a decorated firefighter, to design luxury watches that are inspired by British firefighting and made from upcycled firefighting material that can stand the test of time.

Zero West

Zero West

When a black-ops design engineer collaborates with a top graphic artist to design a unique range of British watches, youd expect something pretty special, and in 2015 Collins and Brabyn did just that. The pair setup their boutique waterside south-coast studio and began designing and developing their range of aerospace standard statement watches; each having a unique British identity and story

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