Watches

Venture into the lakefront boutique of Antoine Preziuso in downtown Geneva, and you will have...
"For centuries, the rare artistry of the watch world has been dedicated to men’s watches," says...
Considering he speaks no French, you would hardly consider Franc Vila to be a likely candidate to...
For connoisseur watch collectors, the ultimate coup is a unique timepiece—a number one of one. On...
When making watches, Van Cleef & Arpels plays to its strengths. Instead of trying to showcase...
Jewelry designer Christian Tse created a novel jeweled bracelet that with the press of a hidden...
Known for their uncompromising temperaments, genius watchmakers don’t often take on group projects...
Over the last two decades, complication specialist Christophe Claret has been one of the...
The new Greubel Forsey Double Tourbillon Technique ( www.greubelforsey.com ) is the most stunning...
Several watchmakers presented an array of impressive divers’ watches this year, but IWC stood apart...
Gérald Genta has created its first all-white timepiece, inspired by Africa’s snow-capped Mount...
IWC established its bona fides as a maker of modern mechanical watches in the 1980s with its...
One can easily imagine the moment of creative epiphany that occurred when a Cartier designer looked...
The Louvre museum in Paris is honoring the life and legacy of Abraham-Louis Breguet, a watchmaker...
Like several Swiss watchmakers who have heavily invested in becoming more independent from movement...
A brand best known for technical innovations, Ulysse Nardin flaunts a fresh sense of style with its...
Each April, yachting enthusiasts gather for the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta, a pageant that...
One of the most coveted watch models among collectors is the highly complicated tourbillon, which...
When executives at the Geneva-based private equity firm Alliance Management hired Yvan Arpa in 2006...
The earliest known examples of cloisonné are six gold rings dating to the 13th century B.C. that...
Richard Mille seldom makes compromises with his designs, so it is not surprising that the basic...
With the bang of a gavel at a 2002 Antiquorum sale in Geneva, a Patek Philippe platinum World Time...
In late 2002, the Swiss watch industry buzzed with rumors that ETA, a division of the Swatch Group...
If watchmaking maestro Vincent Calabrese were canonized, he would become the patron saint of...
Standing on the terrace of the Petit Trianon, on the grounds of the Palace of Versailles, Nicholas...
Nick Stellino, a Los Angeles–based television chef, author, and marketing consultant, speaks with...
Bob Siragusa hesitated for several days before contacting well-known jewelry designer Michael...
Watchmaker Bernard Richards cannot be accused of procrastinating. He initially unveiled his BRM TR1...
Well before the Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus opened, engaged socialites were vying...
Vogard, a small-scale Swiss watch manufacturer, specializes in custom travel watches built for the...

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