The ultimate travel companion

The ultimate travel companion

Farer World Timers are intricately designed to show you an uninterrupted view of 24 key cities across the globe in a single glance. A clever mechanism, based on Sir Sandford Fleming’s revolutionary system of worldwide time zones - first proposed in 1879. The Scottish-born Canadian inventor recommended that the world be divided into time zones, each spaced 15 degrees of longitude apart.

ROCHÉ

World Timer 24 time zone + date automatic watch with gloss midnight blue dial and Barenia bridle leather strap

Textured gloss midnight blue dial with applied solid blocks of Grade A Super-LumiNova, white 24-hour disk with orange and blue numerals.

£1,180.00
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MARKHAM

World Timer 24 time zone + date automatic watch with micro piqué pattern dial and Barenia bridle leather strap

Micro piqué pattern white dial with raised polished steel markers infilled in deep blue, burnt orange and deep blue 24-hour disk

£1,180.00
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ALDRICH

World Timer 24 time zone + date automatic watch with saturated blue sunray dial and Barenia bridle leather strap

Saturated blue sunray dial with applied polished steel markers and numerals, ivory and powder blue 24-hour disk, central fixed engraved globe plus matching date.

£1,190.00
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HOW TO SET THE
FARER WORLD TIMER

DIAL
FIRST CLASS

Each dial in the collection is based around a single Farer World Timer design concept. The original vision for the design was to deliver ultimate clarity while showing off intricate levels of craftsmanship. From micro piqué patterns to applied solid blocks of Super-LumiNova - real attention to detail had gone into the execution of each dial. And with over 40 steps in the manufacturing process to create one of these dials (in comparison an industry standard would be more like 14), these watches aim to please even the sharpest horolicial eye.

CASE
DETAILED FINISHING

The Farer World Timers are held in a 39mm diameter case with a slim depth of just a 11mm, while drop lugs keep the case snug to the wrist for a comfortable every day fit. Made from 316L stainless steel and treated in multiple finishes, with an outer brushed bezel and highly polished case edges that outline micro-blasted case side cut-ins and follow around to the dropped lugs. Our flush fitting top domed sapphire crystal has been anti-reflective treated internally for full clarity of the bi-directional World Timer bezel underneath.

MOVEMENT
RARE ETA

The reverse of the Farer World Timers have a highly polished stainless steel four-screw case back with flat sapphire exhibition glass, through which the decorated Swiss-made movement instantly stands out. Our love of bold colour continues right down to the movement on this watch with our bespoke matte red line-cut designed rotor. Driven by the increasingly rare ETA 2893-1 Elaboré movement with universal hour indicator disc, date and once fully wound approximately 48 hours of power reserve.

REVIEWS
When I think of Farer, I think first of colour. Often playful–and frequently inspired–Farer use uncommon palettes to create memorable dial designs. And with the latest launches in its Manual Wound Cushion Case Collection, the brand has done just that in both the Durham and the Mansfield. What the watchmaker has proven with the Lethbridge, on the other hand, is that colour need not be offbeat nor unconventional to make an impact. And sometimes, you need only one.
At a glance, the Meredith chronograph feels like a matured take on the classic Farer chronograph formula. A bevy of bright colors aren’t immediately apparent, the copper/salmon dial is chic and of the moment, and the applied numerals do their best to remain near black at all times. Even the hands have taken on a slightly more demure shape. A look at the other two watches in this family, the Swann and the Jackson reveals a similar story. 
Is the Farer Mansfield one of the best micro brand watches of 2022? Let me know what you think after watching this video!
The Horological British Invasion is in full swing. Unless you’ve been intentionally shielding yourself from watch releases for the last, say, five years, you’ve certainly heard of brands like Bremont and Christopher Ward. In stature, those brands may be considered The Beatles and The Rolling Stones of this watch wave, but just like the lesser-known bands of the 1960s cultural phenomenon, there are plenty of watch brands worthy of your attention. One of the most exciting brands, in my opinion, is Farer. 
It’s unclear as to when you should stop referring to a company as a “microbrand”, but the conundrum also brings a sense of sheepish pride. Farer’s growth has been exponential in the past few years, with their command of colourful yet classy releases helping to sell out almost all of their releases cross a stream of new models and colour schemes. Here to prove their recognition now belongs beyond “micro” level are just five of their releases from the past year alone.