Michael Safdie’s noteworthy collection of rare Patek Philippe timepieces began with a dream for just one watch—the Golden Ellipse.
You need not be a serious, well-informed watch collector to know that Patek Philippe reigns supreme as the producer most serious collectors pursue.
Chuck Agnoff’s retirement was short-lived.
When Swiss designers Bruno Belamich and Carlos Rosillo launched the Bell & Ross (www.bellross.com) timepiece brand in 199
Women can count themselves fortunate that they need no longer choose between a dainty dress piece and a man’s watch that has been shrunken and ringed with diamonds.
“The avant-garde has established itself,” says Urwerk designerMartin Frei.
“When I see today’s designs,” notes Osvaldo Patrizzi, "I say, ‘What is the news?’" Patrizzi, a watch expert and the CEO of Geneva-based Patrizzi & Co.
Two years ago, Breguet began experimenting with watch designs of a more flamboyant nature than the classic cases, dials, and movements that have long characterized the brand.
The technique behind the snakelike coils of Bulgari’s Serpenti watches may be older than the company itself.