Taking a Look at the Yemas at Watches of Knightsbridge

Taking a Look at the Yemas at Watches of Knightsbridge

Here on Fratello Watches, we’ve featured a number of vintage Yema models on our site. These fun, often brightly colored watches represented the affordable side of the hobby: often mimicking far more expensive Heuers with semi-similar design motifs, but costing far less in the marketplace. They were plentiful, robust – with most containing 773x movements […]

Visit Fratello Watches to read the full article.

Read more

Time4APint – The Story Behind the London Gatherings and Podcast

Time4APint – The Story Behind the London Gatherings and Podcast

Roughly a year ago, we reviewed the watch-themed podcast, The Grey NATO. It continues to serve as a bi-weekly listen for me, but it does have one limitation – at least one for me. Namely, it’s every two weeks and I drive daily. So, today, we’re happy to talk about a watch-related group along with […]

Visit Fratello Watches to read the full article.

Read more

Fortis Classic Cosmonauts Chronograph – A Hands On Review

Fortis Watches If you’re a regular Fratello reader, then you’ve likely noticed that we’ve started to focus heavily on watches from Fortis and today we take a look at what is probably one of their most eagerly followed pieces: the Fortis Classic Cosmonauts Chronograph. In 2015, Blaise and I met with the brand in Basel […]

The post Fortis Classic Cosmonauts Chronograph – A Hands On Review appeared first on Fratello Watches.

Read more

Fortis Classic Cosmonauts Chronograph – A Hands On Review

Fortis Watches If you’re a regular Fratello reader, then you’ve likely noticed that we’ve started to focus heavily on watches from Fortis and today we take a look at what is probably one of their most eagerly followed pieces: the Fortis Classic Cosmonauts Chronograph. In 2015, Blaise and I met with the brand in Basel […]

The post Fortis Classic Cosmonauts Chronograph – A Hands On Review appeared first on Fratello Watches.

Read more

Fortis Classic Cosmonauts Chronograph – A Hands On Review

Fortis Watches If you’re a regular Fratello reader, then you’ve likely noticed that we’ve started to focus heavily on watches from Fortis and today we take a look at what is probably one of their most eagerly followed pieces: the Fortis Classic Cosmonauts Chronograph. In 2015, Blaise and I met with the brand in Basel […]

The post Fortis Classic Cosmonauts Chronograph – A Hands On Review appeared first on Fratello Watches.

Read more

The Seiko Spring Drive Tuna – A Look Back

Make no bones about it; the Seiko Spring Drive Tuna is the most over the top watch I own. Strike that, mine is even zanier because it’s the limited edition Spring Drive Golden Tuna. Yes, I know that this article publishes on a Thursday, which means it’s #TBT and vintage, but I’ll bend the rules […]

The post The Seiko Spring Drive Tuna – A Look Back appeared first on Fratello Watches.

Read more

The Seiko Spring Drive Tuna – A Look Back

Make no bones about it; the Seiko Spring Drive Tuna is the most over the top watch I own. Strike that, mine is even zanier because it’s the limited edition Spring Drive Golden Tuna. Yes, I know that this article publishes on a Thursday, which means it’s #TBT and vintage, but I’ll bend the rules […]

The post The Seiko Spring Drive Tuna – A Look Back appeared first on Fratello Watches.

Read more

#TBT Gallet Multichron 45

This week’s #TBT focuses on a model from brand that’s finally getting some long overdue attention: the Gallet Multichron 45. Here on Fratello Watches, we’ve had a couple articles on Gallet – and more are coming – but I’ve mainly had my attention on the larger 3-register Multichrons (Gallet’s name for their chronographs). Today, though, […]

The post #TBT Gallet Multichron 45 appeared first on Fratello Watches.

Read more

Vintage Market Update: Winter 2016 – move quickly!

Vintage Market Update: Winter 2016 – move quickly!

It’s been roughly three months since our last Vintage Market update, so it’s high time for another. It’s the middle of winter for most of our readership and it also coincides with a relatively dead spot in the calendar, so why not kick back and read a little bit about what’s been happening and what may come? In this installment of the Vintage Market update, I’ll cover some relatively recent phenomena while doing my best to highlight some relatively available opportunities. Let’s jump in… The market for vintage sports watches was hot a year ago and it’s only reached more […]

The post Vintage Market Update: Winter 2016 – move quickly! appeared first on Fratello Watches.

Read more
1 2