This Father’s Day it’s Time to Get Dad a Real Gift


by John Sealander  

Doesn’t Dad Deserve Something Special on his Special Day?

Father's DayFather’s Day is just around the corner. With all Dad has done for you, isn’t it time to do something special for him? This year, instead of another boring belt, tie or bathrobe, how about a really nice watch? Watches are in this year, and with so many exciting new timepieces to choose from, we can almost guarantee that there’s a watch that your Dad would be proud to wear on his wrist.

Today, it’s easy to find a fine timepiece in just about every price range to match your Dad’s personal taste. Is Dad a cyclist or a runner? Does he like the outdoors? Or is he a globe-trotting businessman? Whatever your Dad’s personality, there’s a watch that will suit him perfectly.

Johan Eric Helsingør

The Johan Eric Helsingør is a masterpiece of understated simplicity. This classic Danish design features a clean, easy-to-read two-hand dial with distinctively shaped triangular indices. This is a watch that is equally at home in both dressy and casual situations. The slim, modern lines of the 40 mm Helsingør will appeal to the Dad who appreciates quality, craftsmanship and great value. This distinctive watch is available in a wide variety of color combinations, including stainless steel, IP rose gold, and IP plated black. All models can be equipped with either an elegant genuine leather strap or an integrated stainless steel bracelet.

Giulio Romano Termoli

The massive 46 mm Giulio Romano Termoli will appeal to the man who likes a modern, European look. This stunning Italian design features a high-tech aluminum case with dramatic raised numbers on the bezel. The historic clock tower in Termoli, Italy served as the inspiration for this uncluttered, minimal three-hand configuration. There’s nothing old-fashioned about this fashion-forward watch, however. With a colorful case and dial and comfortable silicon strap, the Giulio Romano Termoli is perfect for the confident man who respects the past and has his eyes focused on the future.

Viceroy Real Madrid

The sporting Dad will love the distinctive Viceroy Men’s Real Madrid Chronograph. This distinctive Spanish design features the coat of arms of the popular Real Madrid professional soccer team engraved on the case back. The professional chronograph has two easy-to-read subdials that allow you to time virtually any event, plus a third subdial that indicates the date. There is also a handy tachymetre scale on the stainless steel chapter ring. For fans of the Real Madrid football club, the Viceroy Real Madrid Chronograph is a must have fashion accessory and precision timing instrument. For all other Dads, the Real Madrid is a brilliant, and seldom seen addition to any watch collection.

Viceroy Real Madrid – 432835-55 – $570
Viceroy Real Madrid - 432835-55
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Rudiger Dresden

Timepieces in the Rudiger Dresden Collection will appeal to the man who appreciates the masculine look of fine machinery. This German inspired design takes its inspiration from the German city that was the home of the Leica camera. Available in both three-hand and chronograph versions, Rudiger Dresden watches exemplify German engineering at its very best. This beautifully engineered timepiece can be equipped with an integrated stainless steel bracelet or a crocodile patterned leather strap. It’s perfect for the Dad who appreciates the masculine appeal of German engineering.

Rudiger Dresden – R1000-09-007 – $850
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Ferragamo 1898

The elegant Men’s Ferragamo 1898 is perfect for the Dad who insists on making a good impression on all occasions. With its sophisticated white textured dial and brushed and polished stainless steel bracelet, this classic three-hand configuration with the designer’s signature on the bezel conveys an unmistakable sense of luxury that only Ferragamo can provide.

Ferragamo 1898 – F62LBQ9902 S099 – $995
Ferragamo 1898 - F62LBQ9902 S099
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GV2 Parachute

Last, but certainly not least, is the boldly styled GV2 Parachute. This rugged looking 48 mm professional diver chronograph features a unique high-visibility black and yellow unidirectional rotating bezel, along with a textured black dial with three well-placed subdials for timing events. If Dad enjoys water sports or diving, this is the perfect watch for him. With a dial that is easy-to-read under the most adverse conditions and a case that’s water resistant to 165 feet, this is a watch that’s ready for anything.

GV2 Parachute – 3000B – $1995
GV2 Parachute - 3000B
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How to Buy

Your Dad is special. Give him some quality time this year. A fine timepiece is something that your Dad will enjoy for a lifetime. With Father’s Day only a week away, you don’t want to wait much longer to get Dad the watch he really deserves. It’s time to find a reputable watch retailer near you and show Dad the time of his life.

For help with your decision or with making your purchase, contact Mimi by email or call her at 845-425-9882.

About Gevril Group

Gevril GroupGevril Group, directed by company founder and long-time creative force in the watch business Samuel Friedmann, is the exclusive US representative for select European watch brands, distributing and servicing luxury, fashion and sporty timepieces at a wide range of price points. Additionally, Group Gevril operates a full-service watch repair department staffed by master Swiss watchmakers. Contact Mimi, Customer Service Representative, by email or call her at 845-425-9882.

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Viceroy Mens Watches Real Madrid Collection

Real Madrid After Winning Spanish Super Cup 2012


by Adrian Herscovici  

Viceroy’s Accessory to a Legend

Viceroy WatchesReal Madrid is a highly successful professional soccer team based in Madrid, Spain. The team, originally named the Madrid Football Club, was founded in 1902. The club was renamed Real Madrid in 1920 by King Alfonso XIII, who bestowed the club with the name real (the Spanish word for royal – pronounced “ray-al”) along with the crown that appears in the team’s coat of arms.Real Madrid Coat of Arms

Viceroy is a Spanish-owned company that values its partnerships and ambassadors; in the sports world, this includes F1 racing champion Fernando Alonso. Like Real Madrid, Alonso is Spanish and among the very best in his sport. The relationship between Viceroy and Spain’s most celebrated football club is, therefore, quite fitting.

The men’s Chronograph is the most intricate model in Viceroy’s Real Madrid Collection. (Other versions are simpler time-and-date models.) A handful of details tie the legendary club to the watch, all of which are subtly integrated. Two of these details appear on the dial: the most overt is the team (and watch) name – Real Madrid – which sits beneath the 12 o’clock marker. The other is something that perhaps only a fan would recognize: the blue color of the dial is similar to the blue that appears in the team emblem.

A more decisive connection to the team appears on the solid caseback, where the Real Madrid coat of arms is engraved. The name Real Madrid appears once more on the strap buckle.

Viceroy Mens Real Madrid Chronograph
Viceroy Mens Real Madrid Chronograph - 432835-35 - $570
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The watch itself is an assertive sport watch with a 43 mm stainless steel case that is water resistant to 165 feet. The rich blue color of the dial, visible beneath the mineral glass crystal, changes slightly depending on the light. Plenty of polished steel, as well as white and silver accents give the watch a modish and tasteful appearance, as does the addition of a matching blue rubber strap.

Two complications are represented on the dial: a chronograph and a small pointer date. The chronograph has a central seconds hand, and at 10 o’clock, a 30-minute sub-dial. Its opposite sub-dial at 3 o’clock tracks constant seconds. The stationary bezel features a tachymeter for use in combination with the chronograph to track speed over an elapsed distance.

The sub-dial at 6 o’clock is the pointer date. A thick white track surrounds it and differentiates it from the chronograph sub-dials. The numbers and hour markers are large and coated with luminous paint, as are the hour and minute hands for good legibility in the dark. A 24-hour track is printed on the outside of the dial for quick reference.

In addition to blue and white, watches in the Real Madrid Collection also come in black and red – the colors of Viceroy. Every watch in the collection is powered by a reliable quartz movement. For every fan of the Real Madrid football club, the Viceroy Real Madrid Collection is a brilliant accessory to the legend. For others, the watch is a cool and rarely glimpsed addition to any watch collection. Purchase your new Viceroy watch from an authorized Viceroy dealer.

About Gevril Group

Gevril GroupGevril Group, watchmaker and wholesale watch distributor, is the exclusive U.S. agent for exquisitely designed and crafted European luxury and fashion watch brands, distributing and servicing some of the best affordable luxury and Swiss watches and trendy fashion watches. Gevril Group also operates a full-service watch repair, staffed by master Swiss watchmakers. Contact Gevril Group by email or by calling 845-425-9882.

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