Topper Blog The Topper Blog consists mainly of original writing by Rob & Russ Caplan with occasional special contributions and interviews. All photography in the blog is taken at Topper Fine Jewelers , or on location unless otherwise indicated in the photo captions.
  • Ball Watch Recap from Couture 2013

    Date posted: 06-11-2013

    Below are some photos and thoughts on some watch samples that Ball showed at the Couture show in Las Vegas. When viewing the pictures please keep in mind that almost all the pictures are of rough samples... read article >

  • Recap of the U.S. Offerings for Longines 2013 shown at Baselworld 2013

    Date posted: 06-11-2013

    Longines came out with several new models in each of the collection's subgroups: Presence, Flagship & Les Grandes Classiques. In the women´s collection the most noteworthy addition is the 100... read article >

  • How Blue is the U2 Blue?

    Date posted: 05-22-2013

    "How blue is it?" is the question that I’ve received the most about the new U2. Below are stand alone shots of this new watch coming out later this month(ish) and some photos comparing... read article >

  • Ball Watch at Baselworld 2013

    Date posted: 05-20-2013

    BALL made two announcements during Baselworld 2013 at the Chateau Bottmingen: SpringLOCK, and the under $6,000 Swiss Made annual calendar.SpringLOCK. SpringLOCK is a system that... read article >

  • 24 hours in England with Bremont

    Date posted: 05-20-2013

    After I finished my Baselworld appointments on Sunday, April 28th, Bremont was kind enough to host me at their English Headquarters. While there, I hoped to learn more about this British company... read article >

  • The New Green Ceramic Aquis 43mm Photos

    Date posted: 03-31-2013

    The new green bezel Aquis features a high polish ceramic bezel that is a similar to the blue dial, as opposed to the more satin grain of the tungsten carbide bezel or the Black Aquis. read article >

  • The Construction Of The New Topper Fine Jewelers

    Date posted: 12-12-2011

    Little details have been filled in over the month and the store has taken it´s final form. While we would have liked to have had a grand opening party before it got too busy with the holidays, it wasn´t possible so it will.... read article >