Presence in 11 cities with 40
Sapphire crystal glass back
Up to 3 atm
Horween Essex cowhide leather natural finish (Salmon Dial);
Horween Genuine Shell Cordovan black (Midnight Blue Dial).
Nomos In-house Caliber Alpha
Up to 43 hours
Stop-seconds mechanism, Glashütte stopwork, Glashütte three-quarter plate adjusted in 6 positions, tempered blue screws, rhodium-plated surfaces with Glashütte ribbing and Nomos perlage, ratchet and crown wheel with Glashütte sunburst.
Salmon / Midnight Blue
Tempered blue, red seconds hands (Salmon Dial);
Salmon, red seconds hands (Midnight Blue Dial)
The Alpha caliber is NOMOS Glashütte’s highly acclaimed classic. it was their first movement—and the one that still powers more of our watches than any other. Robust, accurate and reliable, it ticks inside Tangente, Ludwig, Tetra, Orion and Club and all the watches in their 33 series.
NOMOS Glashütte and The Hour Glass teamed up in 2017 to launch the Zurich World Time ‘Red Dot’. Released in both white and salmon dials, all watches were sold out in a week.Read Article
Having grown alongside a generation of millennials, Nomos isn’t burdened by history. They’ve been given a clean slate to take the best of Glashütte watchmaking and to then do things their way. It’s a bit of a quiet rebellion.Read Article
The design of the ‘Century of Bauhaus’ Tangente was inspired by the sketches of Paul Klee – all round rennaisance man and proponent of Bauhaus design – the parallels are obvious, most notably in the use of soft pastels are warm hues.Read Article
BERLIN — If there is an argument to support the notion of a renaissance in German design, it might be found in a loft office in the gritty but rapidly gentrifying Kreuzberg section of Berlin.Read Article
You might have recognized that I did not publish an interview with either Roland Schwertner, the founder of Nomos Glashütte in 1990, nor with Uwe Ahrendt, the CEO of the watchmaking company.Read Article
NOMOS Glashütte is located in a tiny German town in the mountains near the Czech Republic border. The town was founded by a monk centuries ago and has since become a center of horological excellence.Read Article
NOMOS is a small independent watch brand of roughly 260 employees based in Glashütte with a very simple goal – to make (mostly) in-house, affordable, and well-designed wristwatches. No quartz, just good old-fashioned well-made movements.Read Article