For the second time, London is having this great annual watch showcase called SalonQP. UK based QP magazine (devoted to fine watches) organizes this event for watch collectors and enthusiasts on November 11, 12 and 13. The line-up of exhibitors is impressive and includes (a.o.) A.Lange & Soehne, Bremont, BRM, Cartier, Daniels London, Graham, Grand-Seiko, Jaeger-LeCoultre, JeanRichard, Linde Werdelin, Montblanc, Nomos, Oris, Panerai, Perrelet, Roger Smith, Vacheron Constantin and Zenith. A programme of lectures, workshops and debates will be announced soon on the SalonQP website.
I am looking forward to attend this meeting, and so are my colleagues from aBlogtoRead, Hodinkee and the Dutch based HorlogeNieuws.nl. Friend of the Fratellowatches blog, Linde Werdelin, already made a video presenting the two watches they are going to show you during this event.
Ever since he was a young child, Robert-Jan was drawn to watches, even though it were digital Casio and quartz Swatch models at the time. In the mid-1990s, his interest increased when he started to read about mechanical watches in... read more