MicroLUX 2022 is Coming to Chicago


MicroLUX 2022 is coming to Chicago on April 30, 2022. It will take place at 900 North Michigan Avenue, in the heart of downtown Chicago to immerse yourself in the fascinating world of watches. You’ll get to see thousands of watches from over 35 different watch brands and meet the makers behind them. Free cocktails will be served throughout the event. You’ll even have the opportunity to build your own mechanical watch if you sign up for the AWCI Build A Watch Class. The event is free, but the build a watch event does have a fee. Invite your friends and come and join other passionate watch people at a wonderful venue. MicroLUX will be at My Planet Living Center on the 4th floor, Watch Academy will be at ArtSpace8 on the 3rd floor. Register for free at https://www.lamicrolux.com

Sangamon Watches Presale Event: Grand Expedition Collection

This is a Pre-Sale Item. Please reserve your Grand Expedition Collection watch now. We will ship as soon as it is available. Expected Shipping: Early May 2022

Specifications:
Case Size: 42mm 
Case Material: Brushed 316L Stainless Steel 
Case Thickness: 12mm
Dial Color: Black or White
Glass: Domed Sapphire Crystal with 5 layers Anti-Reflective Coating 
Bezel: 120-Click Uni-Directional Black Ceramic Bezel
Lume: Swiss BGW9 Super-LumiNova (White in Daylight, Neon Blue at Night)
Band: Brushed/Polished Stainless Steel with additional Quick Release Silicone Band (Black and White Two-Tone)
Band Width: 22mm
Movement: Japanese Seiko NH35A (Automatic)
Crown: Screw-Down with Engraved Logo
Vibrations per Hour: 21,600 bph
Jewels: 24
Power Reserve: 41 Hours
Water Resistance: 20 ATM (200 Meters)
Case Lug-to-Lug: 49.0 mm
Case Back: Lewis and Clark Expedition Deeply Engraved Picture
Packaging: Premium Navy Cardboard Box with Story Card
1-Year International Warranty Metal Card included

Grand Expedition is inspired by the historic adventure of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. The engraved backside of the watch showcases the voyage of discovery by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark in the new frontier. Every Sangamon timepiece comes with a historic story card to further connect with the inspirational story depicted by the watch. This is a limited edition model of only 150 watches.

Grand Expedition is part of the New Beginnings Series. The New Beginnings Series represents the launch of new endeavors that alters our path down life’s journeys. New Beginnings generates excitement in our spirits and propels us to be our best selves.

Pre-order yours at http://www.SangamonWatches.com

2022 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Her and Him

Are you tired of giving the same, predictable Valentine’s Day gifts? This year go beyond flowers and chocolate and give the special one in your life a unique gift made just for her or him. Browse our online selection of gifts for your loved ones to discover unforgettable ideas and an assortment of sentimental presents he or she will be thrilled to receive. Log on http://www.SangamonWatches.com today – FREE UPS Shipping!

Check out our Salisbury Collection hunting knife and Clara Barton Collection women’s watches!

Sangamon Watches on Producer Mark’s Chit Show

Sangamon Watches is on the Producer Mark’s Chit Show live from Chicago today, click to watch!

Event Notice:
After almost two years social isolation due to the Pandemic, we are hosting 2022 Microbrand Watch Business Open Forum & Networking Event on January 29! This is the first Zoom business networking conference for microbrand watch owners and other stakeholders in the new year. If you are a microbrand watch brand owner/operator, brand startups, microbrand watch media promoter, and industry stakeholders, this event is for you. This is an OPEN FORUM, everyone is encouraged and welcome to share their experiences, knowledge and expertise in the discussion. Register at http://microbrandforum2022.eventbrite.com

WUIS: Sangamon Watches draws inspiration from American history | Community Voices

Mr. Brian Su, co-founder of Sangamon Watch Company, spoke with Ms. Beatrice Bonner of NPR Illinois 91.9 UIS about the history of Illinois watch making and the watch collections sold at Sangamon Watches, which draw inspiration from American history. You can listen to the interview by click here.

UIS Today magazine (winter edition) recently published a story of founders of Sangamon Watch Co., you can click to read the Class Notes Profile – Watch Men

Mr. Su has been on the evening shows of WMAY in November and December, also was on a news report by WCIA. For more information about media interviews, please contact us at brian@SangamonWatches.com.

2022 Microbrand Watch Business Open Forum & Networking Event

After almost two years social isolation due to the Pandemic, we are hosting 2022 Microbrand Watch Business Open Forum & Networking Event on January 29! This is the first Zoom business networking conference for microbrand watch owners and other stakeholders in the new year. If you are a microbrand watch brand owner/operator, brand startups, microbrand watch media promoter, and industry stakeholders, this event is for you. This is an OPEN FORUM, everyone is encouraged and welcome to share their experiences, knowledge and expertise in the discussion. Register at http://microbrandforum2022.eventbrite.com