Only Watch 2017 Part 2: Meet the Rest of the 49 Unique Watches Being Auctioned (Slide Show)

 |  July 13th, 2017

Earlier this week, we brought you news about OnlyWatch 2017, and showed half of the 49 (thus far) unique watches that are going up for auction in November for the seventh annual OnlyWatch event.   OnlyWatch is a charity auction with all proceeds going toward finding a cure for  t Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.  As mentioned yesterday, these are all unique watches being donated by the brands for this event only. To heighten the attention, a  world tour of these watches begins in September…

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A Close Up Look at Only Watch 2017 Watches, Part 1 (Slide show)

 |  July 11th, 2017

This November, the seventh annual OnlyWatch auction will take place in Geneva on the 11th of the month. The event is one that pulls the finest watch brands in the world together for charity, as each participating brand (or company) donates a single one-off watch that goes up for charity auction. OnlyWatch is organized by Monaco Association against Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, and the auction is led by Christie’s auction house. This year for the first time, in addition to individual…

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Watch Review: Carl F. Bucherer Manero Flyback and PowerReserve Watches 2017

 |  June 15th, 2017

Carl F. Bucherer Manero Flyback Chronographs   Family owned Swiss watch brand Carl F. Bucherer has made great inroads in the world of watches and technology. The brand offers everything from its highly coveted Patravi ScubaTec dive watch, to the classically sophisticated Manero — all made in house in the brand’s workshops.  Today we take a close-up look at its newest Manero watches that were unveiled earlier in the year in Baselworld and are making their way to stores now.…

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Baselworld 2017: Carl F. Bucherer Unveils Lady Manero Peripheral Watch

 |  March 26th, 2017

We know it’s another big year for women’s watches and boy do we have some beauties to show you when we are back. However, for now we want to yell out kudos to Carl F. Bucherer for creating a peripheral rotor watch for women. The technical Carl F. Bucherer Manero Peripheral watch is powered by the  Caliber CFB A2050 movement with central hour and minute display. The watch, with  date indication at 3:00 and small sub-seconds dial at 6:00, features…

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Meet the People: A Dozen of the Wealthiest Swiss Watch “Families” Today, and How I Know Them

 |  March 3rd, 2017

  Sure, Forbes has its billionaire lists and its highest-paid athletes/CEOS/celebs lists, but they don’t have the list that is currently out and circulating of the richest people in the Swiss watch industry. The wealthiest Swiss watch families include names we are all too familiar with, including Rupert, Hayek, Stern and Scheufele. Here we bring you a look at a dozen of the wealthiest Swiss watch  families (or individuals) today and how I know them. Recently our friends and colleagues…

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6 Sensational Watches for Father’s Day (slideshow)

 |  June 16th, 2016

It’s Father’s Day this weekend and what better way to celebrate dad than to show him you know how valuable his time is. Do that with a great watch. There are a host of options in all different price ranges, here we bring you a slide show of half a dozen great choices of sporty, casual or dress watches that are in stores now.  

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BaselWorld 2016: Meet the Carl F. Bucherer Rinspeed Concept Etos Watch

 |  March 15th, 2016

As we continue to bring you news in the fast lane, here is the newest from Carl F. Bucherer, a brand that dares to venture into uncharted automobile territory. The brand has teamed its much-loved Patravi TravelTec watch with Rinspeed’s latest Concept Car ∑tos. The new Patravi TravelTec in matte black DLC (Diamond Like Coating) is actually presented on the dashboard of the ∑tos concept car. It has its own special display case in the car that swings from left to right…

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