Despite Breitling’s universe of ruggedly functional timepieces, built to withstand extreme external conditions and tailored to the needs of professionals – the Breitling Premier collection focuses on elegance and subtlety. These timepieces are designed for modern day gents on the lookout for something stylish yet simple for wearing every day of the week. With this in mind, Breitling experts created a watch with incredible versatility. A timepiece from this special family of Breitling pedigrees can be worn just as easily with a stylish jeans and shirt ensemble as it can with a smart office suit.
Made up of models like the Chronograph 42, the Automatic 40, the Automatic Day Date 40 and the B01 Chronograph 42 – these stylish timepieces come in an array of different dial colours, including a racing green design, a striking blue colour and of course, classic silver. The Breitling premier watch collection differs from many other ranges created by the famous Swiss wristwatch company. Breitling have dedicated years towards producing professional diver’s and pilot’s watches, yet the Premier watches are for neither profession. More so they are tailored to the needs of the everyday gent. These clean and functional designs are collectable for many with a taste for Breitling’s horological mastery.
Breitling Premier watches hark back to the 1940’s, when these original timepieces first started out in production. The quality and performance of each design must be upheld by a series of stringent tests, just like every Breitling watch. Accuracy, strength, performance and durability are all controlled and measured in Breitling’s Grenchen-based watchmaking facilities before being deemed worthy of gracing the wrists of those with the most sophisticated of tastes in Swiss wristwatches,
Premier watches from our collection of Breitling watches here at Berry’s include the likes of the Premier 42 model with black dial and stainless steel link bracelet. In this design the dal and chronograph counters are black, whilst the surrounding tachymeter scale showcases red highlights. A date aperture is nestled inside the 12 hour chronograph counter at 6 o’clock, and the iconic Breitling lettering and logo is located at the east of the dial. For something unusual yet simple, the Breitling Premier 40mm watch with blue dial and a matching blue leather strap from our collection. features a small seconds dial which allows for more space to be dedicated to simple timekeeping. The central hour and minute hands have been treated with Breitling’s Super-LumiNova treatment, and the hour batons are easy to detect at a quick glance.
The Breitling Premier BO1 watch with panda dial from our collection, features a silver dial with lacked-out chronograph counters at 3 and 9 o’clock offering 30 minutes and 60 seconds features respectively. A classic black leather strap with white contrast stitching down the edges will make it easy for the gentleman to match this timepiece with a smart jeans and shirt duo at the weekend. This Breitling Premier watch is powered, as its namesake suggests, by the Breitling B01 movement – a beating heart which beats at a rate of 28,800 vibrations per hour and offers a 70 hour power reserve. This timepiece also offers a sapphire-backed case for admiring the performance of the movement through a crisp glass lens.