Bernhard H Mayer Nauticus

I recently got my hands on the $2,600 limited-edition Bernhard H Mayer Nauticus – a luxury Swiss-made timepiece inspired by sailing. Look: The waterproof watch comes with a black bezel and carbon-fibre black dial – the design would give any Rolex Daytona out there a run for it’s money. I’m not a huge fan of same colored bezels and dials though, they tend to wash … Continue reading Bernhard H Mayer Nauticus

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Panda: The Black & White of Watches

I’m so glad to be back doing a watch review again – this time I tried on the popular Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Panda, while the name may sound bizarre this watch is anything but that. Look:┬áThe Swiss maker’s Royal Oak Panda’s design is a perfect marriage between raw ruggedness and gentlemanly sophistication. I love the screwed-in stainless steel case coupled with the textured tricolored … Continue reading Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Panda: The Black & White of Watches

4 Reasons to Get Vintage Watches

They’re a great investment: Depending on the watch you end up buying and its condition at the time, a watch dating back to the 1970s or 1980s can increase by 5 to 30% in value. The Rolex pictured above has gained 15% in value since the collector purchased it in 1992- now that sounds like a sweet return on investment for a work-of-art you can … Continue reading 4 Reasons to Get Vintage Watches

Porsche Design 911 Chronograph

First impressions: With a stainless steel case, black dial and black rubber strap, the Porsche Design 911 Chronograph looks sleek and restrained, much like the car that it was named after Look: This particular timepiece comes with a UAE flag perched at the top and dials reflecting their colors- it’s a neat touch, goes well with the entire look of the watch and does not … Continue reading Porsche Design 911 Chronograph