Advisor Watch Co.: Astrohelm Series

By |August 26th, 2017|Blog, Watch Care|

Last 5 days to own a Astrohelm at 36% discount. Stay tune for the photo blog and review, right here at home of Strap Shine by Dicon.

Cleanliness and Hygiene for Bags

By |April 30th, 2017|Blog, Leather Care, Uncategorized|

In today's topic, we will be talking about cleanliness and hygiene of bags. Handbags, Briefcases, Gymbags, School Bags and so on. So what about them?   Have you ever noticed, people would set their bags on public toilet floors, then go directly to their meals and place the very same bag on the table while [...]

Review: Boldr Odyssey White Storm

By |April 19th, 2017|Blog, Leather Care, Uncategorized, Watch Care|

It has been a while since we published a full watch review, in conjunction with the sharing the goodness of Strap Shine by Dicon. Today, we had the pleasure of meeting the folks behind Boldr, a successful kickstarter company, a watch company with a bold story to tell. It is part of our partnership, as [...]

Review: Panzera Flieger 47M 2017 Arado

By |February 20th, 2017|Blog, Leather Care, Watch Care|

With pleasure and honor, we are invited by de Time once again to do another watch review. We are reviewing Panzera’s latest offering, the Flieger 47M 2017 (RRP from SGD $899). While the Flieger 47 2016, the first generation Flieger, is still available at Panzera’s webstore; but de Time has completely sold them off, and [...]

Words with a legend: Conversation with Mr. SM Goh of K2 Watch Company

By |February 4th, 2017|Blog, Leather Care, Leather Cleaning Services, Watch Care|

Text: Remy Fan Photos of Mr. Goh at work: Remy Fan Photo of Remy Fan & Mr. Goh: Mr. Richard “Trident” Erh. Although we launched Strap Shine by Dicon only in August 2016 but our friendship with K2 Watch Company’s Mr. SM Goh goes back almost 10 years ago. His encouragement and feedback have definitely [...]

Review: Platin Watch

By |January 25th, 2017|Blog, Leather Care, Watch Care|

This is a new watch. It's so new, that the official website is not even up yet. Introducing you, Platin Watch from South Korea. We are pleased to be invited by de Time to review one of their latest and most fashionable offerings. There is a competition to celebrate the season of love on 14th of [...]

Sofa King Leather Cleaning Service: Massimmo 5+1 L in Cream.

By |January 17th, 2017|Blog, Leather Care, Leather Cleaning Services, Leather Sofa Cleaning|

We started Sofa King Leather Cleaning Services in April of 2016. Time flies, we will be celebrating One year anniversary in a couple of months. Previously known as "So Far The Best Guys", Sofa King Leather Cleaning Services is a subsidiary of Jaspe Creations. We exclusively use Dicon Leather Care products for all of our cleaning [...]

Review: Junkers Cockpit JU52 Automatic

By |January 5th, 2017|Blog, Leather Care, Watch Care|

My collection of Junkers timepieces was a wonderful surprise and unintended journey. Besides Seiko, Junkers is my next strongest brand in my collection. I like them for their tribute to the rich history of the Germany's Aviation, the overall construction and built. Finally, their excellent value for a "Made in Germany" wristwatch. Today, I am reviewing [...]

Review: Aerowatch Big Mechanical Skeleton

By |December 30th, 2016|Blog, Leather Care, Watch Care|

Today, I had the pleasure of being invited by De Time Pte Ltd again, to share a type of timepiece that never got my attention: Skeleton watch. The watch that bares it all and shows you everything. Even her inner soul. I have always been a straight opaque dial, 3-hands,time-only-watch guy. Anything out of this [...]

Review: Tres Automatic by Botta Design

By |December 7th, 2016|Blog, Leather Care, Watch Care|

No prizes for guessing where the photos of the Tres by Botta Design was taken. Special thanks to Chef Willin Low and his crew of Wild Rocket for allowing me to take pictures for today’s review. Did Botta invented Bauhaus watches? No. But do they make Bauhaus style watches? Yes. Are they the only company [...]