Tag Archives: Breitling

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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Why go with an Authorized Dealer vs. Gray Market?

As an Authorized Dealer for six of the biggest watch brands in the world, one of the biggest questions that we get asked is why should you pay more to buy a watch from an Authorized Dealer as opposed to … 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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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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AP’s hexagonal screws ‘screw’ with the imagination

Owning a Swiss watch is extremely rewarding, not only because it instantly catapults you into a family of fellow collectors, but because you get to study each and every millimeter of your new possession. One of the most interesting things … Continue reading

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Looking into the Eyes of The Hulk

The Incredible Hulk is a brand that’s surrounded in a mystique that transcends its pulpy comic book origins. Tapping into the Dr. Jekyll/Mr. Hyde mythos, The Incredible Hulk is ultimately about a man who’s tortured by an animalistic nature that … Continue reading

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Making A Difference

Burdeen’s Jewelry is helping support a local organization, the Up Foundation, which aims to improve the future for children.  Together, Burdeen’s Jewelry and the founder of Up Foundation purchased a watch from Breitling, a Colt 44 on a Black Diver … Continue reading

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