Video Interview: Davide Cerrato of Montblanc Discusses the 1858 Geosphere World Time Watch And More

 |  November 27th, 2018

Recently at WatchTime New York, Montblanc exhibited some of the brand’s newest watches. The company has been making great strides in blending its rich watchmaking heritage and prowess from Minerva (which Montblanc owns and which dates back to 1868) with its state-of-the-art watchmaking for timepieces that offer beauty, technology and craftsmanship. The newest collections are geared for today’s lifestyles and offer a host of features and aesthetics that are garnering global attention. For this reason, we were delighted that Davide…

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Hands-On With The Montblanc 1858 Automatic And Automatic Chronograph – In Stores Now (prices)

 |  April 17th, 2018

Earlier this year, we brought you news of all of the exquisite new Montblanc watches unveiled at SIHH 2018. Now, some of those timepieces are making their way to stores. Such is the case with  a couple of watches on the more affordable side: Montblanc 1858 Automatic and Montblanc 1858 Automatic Chronograph.  Each of these  also capture the mountaineering spirit the brand has evoked this year,  thanks to a host of features. Top among them: dial colors, vintage applied luminescent…

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Hands On: Montblanc 1858 Monopusher Chronograph LE 100 (SIHH 2018, Prices)

 |  January 24th, 2018

  Last week  we brought you a close up look at the Montblanc 1858 Pocket Watch LE 100- the first in a series of new pieces dedicated to the great outdoors and the spirit of mountain climbing. Today, we go hands on with the Montblanc 1858 Monopusher Chronograph LE 100 — and it is a beauty.  Measuring 40mm in diameter, the new Montblanc 1858 Monopusher Chronograph LE 100 with manual winding, powered by the Montblanc Caliber 13.21 is a bold beauty…

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Introducing the Bronze Montblanc 1858 Chronograph Tachymeter Limited Edition 100

 |  October 25th, 2017

With its newest 1858 Chronograph Tachymeter Limited Edition 100 timepiece, Montblanc brings beauty, form and function together nicely. Inspired by the iconic Minerva chronographs from the 1930’s, the newest monopusher chronograph with tachymeter scale on the outer portion of the dial, features a 44mm case crafted of a special bronze alloy. Additionally, the new sunray finished dial is salmon colored, and features historical luminescent cathedral hands with a cloisonné’ design in gold, as well as blued steel hands for the…

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Hands On with the New Montblanc Bronze 1858 Chronometer Tachymeter Watch at SIHH 2017

 |  January 23rd, 2017

  If you are a lover of unusual watch materials, you may want  to take a closer look at the newest vintage-inspired 1858 bronze watches from Montblanc. While not a high-tech material, bronze is rarely used in watchmaking, but when it is – it is highly coveted.  The material ages differently in each and every case depending on its exposure to air, body fluids and temperatures and so it garners a patina over time that makes it unique. This year…

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Fast Focus: Meet The Ultimate Light Weight: Montblanc Pythagore TimeWalker Ultra-Light Concept Watch

 |  May 23rd, 2016

On our Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com, we offer an in-depth look at this  ultra-light-weight Montblanc TimeWalker Pythagore Ultra-Light Concept watch –that weighs in at 14.88 grams (just about half an ounce). The one-of-a-kind watch is dedicated to the brand’s ambassador Lin Dan, world-famous badminton champion and two-time Olympic champion, who helped design the piece – -and it may well be the world’s lightest weight  mechanical watch. The TimeWalker Pythagore Ultra-Light Concept watch offers hours, minutes, small seconds, and 50…

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Watches on the Red Carpet: What did Matt Damon, Eddie Redmayne and Mark Ruffalo Wear at the Golden Globes?

 |  January 12th, 2016

  This past Sunday, the 2016 Golden Globes Awards Ceremony took place in LA and a lot of bling walked the Red Carpet on celebrities. Not only did Harry Winston and Tiffany Gems shine boldly, but also a few key watch brands were seen on the wrists of key stars. Winner Matt Damon and “Creed” star Michael B. Jordan (among others) wore Piaget watches to the 73rd annual Awards ceremony. Damon won an award for Best Performance by an Actor…

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