Review: Linde Werdelin Spidolite II Titanium Blue LE Jorge Merino 27 November 2013 I recently had the opportunity to review the Linde Werdelin Spidolite II Titanium Blue, done in titanium with blue dial. I took it with me to Geneva a few weeks back. Unpacking the watch, my first... Read more
Simon Michlmayr, founder The Meridian Watch Company You may recall my interview from 2012 with Simon Michlmayr from the Meridian Watch Company where we discussed the founding of the company, the ethos behind his watches and their plans for the future. I was extremely impressed by both the man... Read more
A couple weeks back, we said goodnight to the forever lights of New York City And rose early the next day for the umpteenth edition of the Timezone Watch Walk NYC. Let’s get to steppin’ We’ve been leading Watch Walk NYC for five years, and will likely have to... Read more
Hi All; Our first visit was to Rolex Accacia, or Rolex World Headquarters Geneva, which, as well as being the administrative hub for the firm is also where all final assembly and testing takes place. After our coats were taken, we were accompanied through the vast reception area down... Read more
Messr. Raymond Weil is the company’s founder and remains its Chairman and honorary President. His vision of an independent, family-run Geneva watch company continues through the management by his son-in-law (Olivier Bernheim) and two grandsons (Pierre and Elie Bernheim). For 2013, Raymond Weil expands its mechanical watch offerings for... Read more
Just over two months ago, I shared with you my take on the recently resurrected JEANRICHARD brand (and how I think they’ve gotten it right this time around). When I posted that thread, I promised my fellow TZers a closer look at each collection, so today I’m starting with... Read more
Breguet officially reopened its Beverly Hills boutique and launched its worldwide Tourbillon Exhibition with a blowout party on Rodeo Drive. To mark the occasion, Breguet transformed the chic cobblestone street at 2 Rodeo Drive into a stylish cocktail party with endless bottles of champagne, signature drinks, gourmet food stations... Read more
La Dolce Vita Legion of Honor, Lincoln Park It’s been three years since the spectacular Cartier and America exhibition at the Legion of Honor. The exhibition was organised by Martin Chapman, curator in charge of European decorative arts and sculpture at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Mr.... Read more
In early 2013, The Henri Stern Watch Agency, Inc. (“HSWA”), the U.S. subsidiary of Patek Philippe SA, moved from 1 Rockefeller Plaza to a new office at 45 Rockefeller Plaza. The new headquarters are nearly 33,000 square feet and consolidate a state-of-the-art watchmaking workshop with the administrative offices of... Read more
A. Lange & Söhne Akademie in Napa Howard Parr 11 September 2013 Every year, a group of collectors and press are invited to participate in the Lange Akademie in Napa, California. My wife and I joined the group this past week, where we were treated to wine and food... Read more