Bremont

Bremont is a British watch company. Bremont was founded in 2002 with a focus on aviator timepieces and mechanical complications. All Bremont Classic watches are Chronometer certified and hand built with limited numbers. Among the more popular timepieces are the Bremont Alt1-8, Bremont Alt1-C Classic, Bremont Alt1-WT World Timer, Bremont Alt1-Z Zulu, Bremont Alt1-P Pilot, Bremont Boeing, Bremont Supermarine, Bremont MB, Bremont U-2, Bremont Solo, Bremont Codebreaker, Bremont Alt1, Bremont, Solo-37. There also are Bremont limited editions. Bremont watches for sales and Bremont watches price details can be found on our watch database where we also feature our Bremont watches review and Bremont review posts. We cover Bremont watch news, Bremont blog posts, Bremont updates and other reviews for Bremont watches, one of the UK watch brands. With the Bremont Codebreaker, Bremont Solo and more Bremont watches. Bremont watches are available in many stores globally and WatchTime covers a wide range of Bremont watches, including Bremont prices and Bremont watch price infos. Make sure to head to our watch database where we have a dedicated Bremont section.

Feeling Blue: 20 Watches With Blue Dials and Blue Straps

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Blue watches are one of the growing style trends seen in the watch world in the past few years — and on display at the watch shows in Switzerland and in the U.S.A. —, with blue-on-blue dial-strap combinations. We took a look at such blue watches with blue dials and blue straps released within the past few years, and compiled a list of 20 timepieces from brands on the blue-dial bandwagon. … [Read more...]


Fratello Friday: The “Alternative” Top 5 Pilots’ Watches

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We're all familiar with iconic pilots' watches like the IWC Big Pilot, Rolex GMT-Master and Breitling Navitimer, right? This week, we will shed some light on a few "alternative" pilots' watches. Whether it is because you don't want to be one of the three guys in the meeting room wearing the same Rolex GMT-Master, or simply because you might be looking for something in a different budget range, here are some choices you may not have considered. … [Read more...]


For Memorial Day: 5 “Tribute to the Military” Watches

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The United States celebrates Memorial Day on Monday, a holiday that commemorates the fallen heroes of America's armed forces, on May 26. We decided to honor the holiday, and the men and women currently serving in the military, by showcasing five watches made especially to honor certain branches of the armed forces and those that support them. Herewith, our five "Tribute to the Military" watches. … [Read more...]


Top 20 Swiss Chronometer Watch Brands 2012: Rolex Leads the Pack

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Here, we examine data from COSC that reveals the top 20 Swiss watch brands by number of COSC chronometer certificates issued to them in 2012. An interesting list for fans of swiss made watches. … [Read more...]


Facetime August 17

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Welcome to another installment of Facetime! … [Read more...]


Bremont Codebreaker: A Tribute Timepiece to Britain’s WWII Cryptologists (Video)

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The Bremont Codebreaker, one of the year's most shrouded-in-secrecy new watch releases, teased at during Baselworld and at the Las Vegas watch and jewelry shows, finally made its United States debut (albeit only as a prototype) this summer. Click here for the story behind this limited-edition watch and the milestone in British history that inspired it. … [Read more...]


Couture Watch and Jewelry Show Opens in Las Vegas

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With Baselworld barely in the rearview mirror, watch brands and those of us who cover them made the pilgrimage this week to the annual watch and jewelry fairs in Las Vegas. The first of them, called Couture, kicked off yesterday at the Wynn Hotel and Casino. Below you'll find some photos and brief descriptions of several of the timepieces, some of which were not unveiled in Basel, that I saw at the show. … [Read more...]


Arnold & Son’s HMS Victory Set

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With it's latest watch collection, Arnold & Son is honoring the HMS Victory, a ship famous for participating in the American War of Independence, the French Revolutionary War, and the Napoleonic wars.  … [Read more...]


Bremont Launches Supermarine S2000

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Following the success of the Supermarine 500, Bremont has announced the launch of a new diving model, the Supermarine 2000. … [Read more...]


Video: Bremont’s Victory Watch and Flagship Boutique

Bremont has collaborated with The National Museum of the Royal Navy to create a limited edition watch made with original parts of the HMS Victory, the oldest serving warship still to be in commission. The watch is available in rose gold or stainless steel. To celebrate the launch of the watch, an event was held at the HMS Victory in Portsmouth. Click here to read more about the Victory Watch. Click below for a video of the Bremont Victory Limited Edition… Receive all the news, … [Read more...]


Bremont’s Budget Box Replica Watch Case

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British watch brand Bremont has designed a new watch case based on the Budget box, known famously in England as the box traditionally held up during the photo shoot in front of 11 Downing Street before the Chancellor of the Exchequer announces his annual budget plans to Parliament. Bremont's case is an exact replica of the Budget box, which is made from pine, lined with black satin, and covered with scarlet leather. The first-ever Budget box, made for William Ewart Gladstone in 1860, was lined … [Read more...]


Facetime November 10

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Welcome to another Facetime! This week our selected readers are David Fetz, Vasco Fernandes, Will Selby, and Thomas Place. Thanks to everyone for the great pictures! As always, if you want to be featured in our weekly Facetime section, as well as on Pinterest and our other social networks, please submit a hi-res pic (at least 1mb) to photo@watchtime.com. We'll also select the most popular weekly photos every two months and present them in WatchTime magazine. … [Read more...]


Bremont Adds New Models to Its Solo Collection

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Bremont launched its Solo collection, inspired by pilots' watches from the 1940s, in 2011. This year, the line expands with the addition of a new white-dial model, which accompanies the original black-dial version, and a smaller version with a 37-mm diameter case. … [Read more...]


Bremont’s Victory Watch and Flagship Boutique

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Bremont has collaborated with The National Museum of the Royal Navy to create a limited edition watch made with original parts of the HMS Victory, the oldest serving warship still to be in commission. The watch is available in rose gold or stainless steel. To celebrate the launch of the watch, an event was held at the HMS Victory in Portsmouth. … [Read more...]


This Week’s Facetime Photos

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Here are some new Facetime photos. Keep sending us great photos like the ones below. You can send us a hi-res pic at photos@watchtime.com. … [Read more...]


From the Las Vegas Watch and Jewelry Shows: Ball and Bremont

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WatchTime is attending the Couture and JCK Watch and Jewelry Fairs in Las Vegas this week, and we're getting a chance to check out (and try on) some cool timepieces that we missed at Baselworld back in March. At the Couture show, held at Vegas's luxurious Wynn Hotel and Casino, We visited Bremont, where brand co-founder Nick English showed us many of the interesting new watches and told us about the initiatives his brand is planning for this year and next. Among the timepieces is the divers' … [Read more...]


FaceTime Photo Gallery Comes to the Web

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One of the most popular departments in our bi-monthly magazine — FaceTime, a  gallery of photos submitted by WatchTime readers of themselves modeling their beloved watches — is now online. Click here to see the latest, and how you can submit your own photos. … [Read more...]


Basel Preview: Bremont P-51 Limited Edition

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Bremont is launching the limited edition P-51, a chronograph chronometer built with original parts from the famous 1944 Mustang WWII aircraft P-51K-10 (serial number 44-12016), a Pacific war veteran that bore the name "Fragile but Agile". Original aluminum from the fuselage is integrated into both the dial and the movement of the timepiece. … [Read more...]


Who are Switzerland’s Top Chronometer Producers?

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Rolex, Omega and Breitling once again lead the list of Switzerland’s top producers of chronometer watches. Data recently released for 2009 by Switzerland’s official chronometer testing agency, COSC (Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres), shows that the Big Three accounted for 78% of all chronometer certificates issued that year. (A watch is designated as a certified chronometer if its movement passes a series of stringent tests administered by COSC.) … [Read more...]


Bremont Creates Clock for Jaguar XJ75 Concept Car

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Bremont has produced a bespoke mechanical clock and stopwatch for the Jaguar XJ75 Platinum Concept Car, a one-of-a-kind design project that was displayed on the Pebble Beach Concept Car Lawn during the recent Concours d'Elegance. … [Read more...]


Another Record Year for COSC in 2008

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After setting records in 2006 and 2007, the Contrôle officiel suisse des chronomètres (COSC) once again issued a record number of attestations in 2008 with 1,599,588, an increase of +8.6% over the 2007 results. The number of timepieces submitted rose by 10.6% to 1,676,515. Of these, 1,536,950 were awarded to mechanical movements and 62,638 went to quartz calibers, with the large majority of the latter (56,224) going to Breitling products. … [Read more...]