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Sep 11, 2020,00:43 AM
 

Time for our weekend tradition. Please post your FPJ watch.


Today I’m wearing a new acquisition. The Elegante in Polished  titanium. It just landed yesterday so it’s still very early days. I love the way it sits on the wrist. Extremely comfortable and light. This morning when I put it on, it performed it’s little dance for me of setting the hands to the correct time. It just is a lot of fun to watch and a very charming feature.

I wish everyone here a happy weekend!
Best regards
Christian 








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Huge Congrats my friend.

 
 By: Watchonthewrist : September 11th, 2020-00:51
Really like these FPJ Elegante watches a lot . Hope to be able to get my hands on one in the near future 🙏🏻. Like many FPJs these are getting hard to get to i guess

😊 thank you so much!

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-03:02
It’s really fun watch and so easy to wear. Wish you and your wonderful wife a happy weekend 😄

Congrats!

 
 By: batholith : September 11th, 2020-01:09
Looks beautiful with that strap. So much more restrained. Wear it in good health, my friend.

Thank you for your kind comments 😊

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-04:49
I am mr restrained 😂 I like it a bit played down but I’m thinking of getting some brighter colors for summer as well. HAGWE my friend.

I think so, yes 😊

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-04:50
Thank you so much and a great weekend to you!

TGIF and congrats on your new Elegante!

 
 By: dnlmpg : September 11th, 2020-01:33
My RDM is in the safe but hope I can still join with this with an FPJ strap 😂 ...  

LOL - of course. But what is the watch?

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-04:51
HAGWE 😄

It's a Dan Henry - Very rare watch 😉 [nt]

 
 By: India Whiskey Charlie : September 11th, 2020-06:16

Major congrats dear Christian on your new acquisition

 
 By: Mohannad (aka Riddler) : September 11th, 2020-01:38
I will join with my one and only (so far) Journe ...  

Dearest Mo, thank for your always kind words.

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-04:52
Great of you to join in. Have a great weekend buddy 👍

Sweet watch that Centigraphe S [nt]

 
 By: India Whiskey Charlie : September 11th, 2020-06:17

Thank you [nt]

 
 By: Mohannad (aka Riddler) : September 11th, 2020-07:21

Very nice! [nt]

 
 By: rremiker : September 11th, 2020-08:27

Congratulations Christian!

 
 By: Noak(marc.gmt8) : September 11th, 2020-06:01
Nice catch! I’d just enquired about the polished titanium with my AD this week and was told that it has quite a waitlist too. Here’s what I will have for this weekend. Enjoy the weekend! ...  

Oh, you lucky lucky man. The Nacre dials are sooo nice!

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-06:32
Yes there is quite a wait list. I got on it in April last year. Hav aa great weekend

Sweet! Love the Elegante 48

 
 By: India Whiskey Charlie : September 11th, 2020-06:15
Congrats on your newest, Christian. As to me, I am at day 11 of my one and only. ...  

Such a great piece, Viken! It looks so cool on your wrist.

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-06:35
I have comitted to something for next year so I will need a pause, but this is right at top. You are a lucky man! Have a great wekend Christian

Thank you and I am super happy with the acquisition

 
 By: India Whiskey Charlie : September 11th, 2020-06:40
The watch is super accurate too. In 11 days, it has not deviated a second.

Congratulations!!

 
 By: Journe1304 : September 11th, 2020-06:23
I feel the Elegante is well and truly past the point of incredulity by collectors, at least FPJ collectors. It’s a beautiful design, luxurious treatment, and yet another work of art from the master himself. I absolutely love it and hope to add one of my o...  

Yours is super. I prefer the old diameter.

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-06:41
In the rubber strap its perfect. Regarding the rubber bits, my best guess is thats its about a 50/50 division of who likes it and who dont. Its just a preference thing. Hang on to yours. I have a feeling these are growing a lot in popularity. I you would ... 

Current is 44, right? What was the old one? [nt]

 
 By: India Whiskey Charlie : September 11th, 2020-07:07

42 for the Reserve de Marche [nt]

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-07:09

Friday Optimum

 
 By: rremiker : September 11th, 2020-08:27
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The one and only 👍

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-16:07
What a watch! WOW. HAGWE!

Congrats again C! Love the grey strap. Super clean.

 
 By: cmmnsens : September 11th, 2020-08:46
Here’s my weapon of choice this week/weekend ...  

Thank you so much, dear A! It gives it a. Ice soft look. Very stealth,I feel😊

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-16:10
The black Optimum is so crisp! It’s such a great watch! Have a great weekend, my friend 😊

Very nice Christian.

 
 By: Jay (Eire) : September 11th, 2020-15:56
My wife and I were considering a shared one late last year, the smaller case (which suits me fine). In the end we didn’t do it as she wasn’t completely sold on it.

It’s not a bad idea though. Of course she should be in on it.

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-16:17
I belSham used to have the small version. Thank you , my friend 😊🙏

You are more than forgiven! What an awesome picture!

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 11th, 2020-16:19
Every time you post the Resonance with this strap I am so impressed. And I love that blue on theCB even if I don’t think I could pull it off. But wow. What picture. Wishing you a great weekend, Jay!

wowee!

 
 By: stabilizer : September 11th, 2020-18:29
i rreaally want a resonance to go with my CB.

Got lume?

 
 By: India Whiskey Charlie : September 12th, 2020-11:02
If anyone is interested, the lume on this watch is amazing: ...  

So cool :-) [nt]

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 14th, 2020-11:46

Congratulations, Christian!

 
 By: TheMadDruid : September 13th, 2020-12:40
That’s a nice addition to your collection.

Thanks; Mike

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 14th, 2020-11:45
I had to warm up to it but now I love it. Its a fun piece

Thank you so much, Sir :-) [nt]

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 14th, 2020-11:45

Looks fantastic. Especially with that grey sweater!

 
 By: patrick_y : September 15th, 2020-12:01
You could be a model for Brunello Cucinelli!

Haha - thank you so much, Patrick!

 
 By: ChristianDK : September 15th, 2020-12:37
I really enjoy this watch. The sweater is an old one from Loro Piana 😊