Category Archives: Breitling

Burdeen’s 2018 Gift Guide – Men’s Watches

Buying a watch for a watch enthusiast can be a bit of a minefield. Much buying wine for a connoisseur, watch enthusiasts have their own specific tastes for each and every brand, every movement, every color, every type. That said, there are … Continue reading

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All that Glitters is Rose Gold

If there’s ever a popular color for the decade, it’s rose gold. Rose Gold is actually a copper and gold alloy. The copper content in the alloy actually gives the alloy its reddish/pinkish color. Over the years, the alloy has … Continue reading

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Maybe the new Navitimer 8 isn’t so IWC Pilot-y

Since the full release of the new Breitling Navitimer 8, the redesigned watch has come under a bit of fire due to its more retro design. One watch in particular, the Navitimer 8 Automatic was under particular scrutiny because some … Continue reading

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Breitling reinvents icon with Navitimer 8

  Over the weekend, something big happened. Breitling CEO Georges Kern after about two weeks of merciless teasing on his personal Instagram and on the Breitling social feeds has released a brand new Navitimer. This watch is a big deal … Continue reading

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The Case for Quartz

High end quartz watches can make a fine substitute for your automatic watch in select situations – so we’re going to lay out when to leave your automatic watch at home Unless fine watch collecting is in your blood and … Continue reading

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Next generation alloys ‘steel’ the show at Swiss watch brands

There’s much more to the watch game than dials and movements. Before a watch even gets designed, metallic and ceramic alloys must be created. Many of these alloys are created just for the watch brands that enthusiasts like you and … Continue reading

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Baselworld Day One: Updated Superocean, Navitimer from Breitling

The more things change, the more they stay the same for Breitling at Baselworld. Much like other Swiss watch brands, Breitling came out with multiple updates for their best-selling lines including the Navitimer, Colt, Chronomat, and Superocean Heritage. Breitling went … Continue reading

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Pre-Baselworld 2017: Breitling Hopes & Desires

Another year, another Baselworld. Even as a Breitling Authorized Dealer, we’re never too sure what’s coming around the corner for our oldest brand. Now, there are a few definites heading into the 2017 Baselworld for Breitling: 1. There will be … Continue reading

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Navitimer 1884: Heart of a Champion

These days, your eyes can be deceiving. At first glance, the Breitling Navitimer 1884 is just another Navitimer. In fact, a quick look might have you mistake this watch for the 01 Blacksteel or Stratos Gray variants. Another look might … Continue reading

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Avenger Hurricane 12-Hour takes a gorgeous watch, makes it legible

Here at Burdeen’s Jewelry, as an Authorized Dealer of several brands, we get the chance to see just about every single special edition watch that comes through Baselworld. It’s enough to make just about any watch enthusiast drool. One of … Continue reading

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