Carl F. Bucherer is a brand that I think you'll be hearing a lot more about in the next several years and today I'd like to review the Patravi TravelTec GMT FourX (ref. 00.10620.08.33.01). While the "Carl F. Bucherer" brand is relatively new, the history of the company is impressive.
Here’s a fun fact: Carl F. Bucherer is one of the the oldest luxury watchmakers in Switzerland still wholly owned by its founding family – a feat that grows more and more impressive every year as the industry’s original independents are measured in continually dwindling numbers. The Carl F. Bucherer
As we wind down to the end of December and of the year, we check out a couple of new watches: A. Lange & Söhne’s new Lange 1 Moon Phase watch; L. Leroy’s Osmior Tourbillon Regulateur Automatique; and Shinola’s charming 47mm Runwell. We also speak to Montblanc’s new CEO, Jerome
How you respond to the release of the Carl F. Bucherer Patravi TravelTec watch in black DLC will probably depend on your thoughts on the current options presented by the brand. Their choice to release a matte black DLC version of their Patravi TravelTec provides an interesting option to those who
The Carl F. Bucherer Manero collection of watches are amongst the luxury brand’s most classic offerings, with fine complications like a moonphase, tourbillon, and perpetual calendar all making their home in the line. For Baselworld 2016, Bucherer has introduced a sporty new Manero column wheel chronograph, an imminently classic two-register
Carl F. Bucherer may choose 2013 and 2014 as the right moment in the brand's existence to share their long history. Coinciding with this desire to open up about their past, they have just released their first tourbillon with the limited edition Manero Tourbillon watch. Why did they wait until
Soccer (football) teams (clubs) from around the world will compete for about a month in various cities around Brazil from June 12-July 13, 2104 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup games. One of the most watched sports event around the world, the 2014 World Cup may easily break worldwide viewing
With some vintage watches fetching incredible prices at auctions, there’s a lot of talk about watches as a form of investment. Generally speaking, we would say seeing watches as a financial "investment" is a bad idea. This is not to say that there aren't patterns associated with watches that end
High-end watch brand Carl F. Bucherer is of course part of the larger Bucherer family that includes the major Swiss watch retailer. Like many modern brands trying to appeal to a diverse set of potential customers, they might come out with a new classic tourbillon and diver in the same year.
Here is some shameless "Stallonage." Sly dons a Carl F. Bucherer Patravi TravelTec GMT watch during the European premier of the Expendables II movie (in Germany I think). I must admit that I am really looking forward to seeing the film - especially because Arnold will be more prominently featured