Father’s day is a perfect moment to give our beloved kids some hints, about how they could make their watch-loving dad very happy. Here’s my personal selection of Audemars Piguet Royal Oak, Breitling Transocean, Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris, Rolex Milgauss or Zenith watches, which will definitely put a big smile on my face. To make this selection truly exceptional, I’ve chosen only mens vintage watches from the early 1970s – my year of birth. [...] read more
The Zenith Pilot Red Baron watch is a wonderful vintage pilot watch and an homage to Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen, the legendary pilot of World War I. With 80 confirmed air combat victories to his credit the German pilot and his red-painted Fokker were widely feared and respected by the allied forces. One of my favorite watch novelties this year. [...] read more
Visits in Lucerne always turn out very interesting… The city in the heart of Switzerland is famous for it’s gorgous scenery with a wooden Chapel Bridge from the 12th century in front of Lake Lucerne and the Swiss Alps. But for horological junkies like us, it’s first and foremost a perfect place for watch hunting. This time at Gübelin Lucerne, I got my hands on this Zenith Christophe Colomb Equation of Time watch. [...] read more
With love from Zenith.
Gearing up for the Watch Oscars 2012, aka GPHG Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève, which will be held at the Grand Théâtre in Geneva on November 15. Here’s my personal selection of watches in the different categories. [...] read more