Category: Baume & Mercier

  • SIHH 2011: Preview Baume Mercier Classima Red Gold Dual Time-Zone and Power Reserve

    Baume & Mercier will be introducing the Classima Red Gold Dual Time-Zone and Power Reserve at SIHH 2011 in January. This new model, from the best selling Classima collection, features a 39 mm diameter fully polished 18K red gold case. It is powered by a self-winding Soprod 9035 movement adorned with Geneva Stripes. The black […]

  • SIHH 2011 Baume Mercier Capeland Flyback Chronograph

    This was a big year for Richemont brand, Baume & Mercier, as they introduced quite a few new models, and redesigned many of their current collections. The biggest announcement for their men’s watches, though, was the introduction of a totally new Capeland Flyback Chronograph. To celebrate their new timepieces and new look, the Baume & […]

  • The Baume Mercier Hampton collection

    Originally launched in 1994, the Baume & Mercier Hampton collection has been updated for 2011. The new Hampton collection features the same key elements of the 1940s Baume & Mercier Museum piece. A curved sapphire crystal and a rectangle shaped case. The collection features a wide assortment of styles. Available both in men’s and women’s. […]

  • SIHH 2012: Baume Mercier

    For 2012, Baume & Mercier further solidified their new marketing initiatives which have been underway for the past few years. This year at SIHH a few new men’s references were introduced within the core Capeland chronograph collection, including the redesigned vintage inspired 44 mm flyback chrono (Ref. 10006), the 44 mm chrono with a new […]

  • Hands-on with the Baume Mercier Capeland Worldtimer

    Cape of Plenty It is no longer the preserve of Intrepid explorers to circumnavigate the globe. More than ever before, a greater number of business professionals are conducting their working lives on a global stage, juggling their occupational duties across various territories and exercising due consideration for different timezones. The GMT complication has handsomely met […]

  • The Baume Mercier Clifton Chronographs

    Clifton Chronograph collection Baume & Mercier recently released photos of their new Clifton Chronograph collection which will be unveiled in January at SIHH 2014. The timepieces will be equipped with 25 jewel ETA/Valjoux 7750 automatic movements that are decorated with circular graining on the mainplate and Geneva stripes on the bridges and oscillating weight. The […]

  • Pre-SIHH 2015: Baume Mercier Clifton Big Date and Power Reserve

    At the upcoming Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie show Baume & Mercier will present a new Clifton Big Date and Power Reserve wristwatch. The new model comes in 43 diameter stainless steel case with polished and satin-brushed finishing, a fixed steel bezel and an open caseback. It is powered by a Swiss automatic caliber […]

  • Introducing the Baume Mercier Capeland Shelby Cobra

    Baume & Mercier recently announced two limited edition chronographs to commemorate their new partnership with legendary racecar manufacturer, Shelby American, Inc. “Baume & Mercier teamed up with the iconic brand to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of winning the FIA International Championship in 1965,” according to the watchmaker. The Capeland Cobra collection consists of a steel […]

  • Capeland Shelby Cobra 1963 Editions

    As a follow up to the Capeland Shelby Cobra timepiece that was introduced last year, Baume & Mercier launched two new variations at SIHH this past January. The new Capeland Shelby Cobra 1963 Editions are available in a choice of two different cases – each measuring 44 mm x 14.65 mm – crafted in either […]

  • SIHH 2012: Baume Mercier Capeland Flyback Chronograph

    Baume & Mercier introduced the Capeland Flyback Chronograph collection last year at SIHH. Next month, at SIHH 2012, they will introduce a new vintage inspired Capeland. Aesthetically, the new Capeland has been redesigned with an all new two register layout, as opposed to three registers in last year’s collection; and a new vintage inspired dial, […]

  • Pre-SIHH 2013: Baume Mercier Clifton collection

    Baume & Mercier will be launching an all new watch collection at the upcoming SIHH show in January. The Clifton collection — inspired by a vintage 1950s timepiece — is distinguished by a double-beveled case design. Available in stainless steel or 18K red gold, with alligator leather straps. The Clifton collection will retail between $2,700 […]

  • Hands-On With The Baume Mercier Clifton 18K Red Gold

    The highlight for Baume & Mercier at SIHH was the launch of their new Clifton collection. The collection consists of 7 variations, all housed in polished and satin-finished double-beveled cases. The Clifton 18K Red Gold (shown above) 39 mm, Clifton Complete Calendar (shown below) 41 mm, and Clifton Small Seconds 43 mm. A variety of […]