Watches

Watch-industry veteran Jean-Marie Schaller began selling timepieces under the Louis Moinet marque...
Diamond mogul Laurence Graff has unveiled his first full-fledged collection of timepieces inspired...
THE GIFT Ulysse Nardin Planet Earth, a large-scale desk clock that visually represents the relative...
Blancpain’s president and CEO Marc Hayek feels the need for speed. So much so, that he formed an...
With its high strength-to-weight ratio and corrosion-resistant properties, titanium has long been a...
The DeWitt Minute Repeater Tourbillon GMT Antipode ( www.dewitt.ch ) combines traditional high...
Of the scores of concept watches introduced with great fanfare over the past few years, many have...
Only a decade ago, it appeared that watchmakers skilled in the traditional arts of engraving and...
Rather than dedicate itself to producing complicated technical movements that hide inside the case...
If you have ever wanted to view one of the greatest watchmaking enigmas of all time, you will have...
A few years ago, Patek Philippe resurrected its mod Nautilus for men to mark the 30th anniversary...
The novel double-balance spring arrangement in Henry, a recently created watch from Swiss...
The BRM R50-VT ( www.brm-manufacture.com )—from the French watchmaker whose founder, Bernard...
The Grande Sonnerie—Jaeger-LeCoultre’s most sophisticated musical watch yet—will come with two...
In the 1930s, Alfred Dunhill’s sleek lighters and cigarette cases and Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Reverso...
By dropping two timepieces from the top of the Eiffel Tower in 1956, Wyler Genève demonstrated a...
Venture into the lakefront boutique of Antoine Preziuso in downtown Geneva, and you will have...
Horology stretches back five generations in Jean-François Ruchonnet’s family, but the young...
"For centuries, the rare artistry of the watch world has been dedicated to men’s watches," says...
Patek Philippe is hardly the most approachable company in Switzerland. Its reputation as the...
Considering he speaks no French, you would hardly consider Franc Vila to be a likely candidate to...
For the better part of a century, anyone wanting to visit Vacheron Constantin at its Geneva home...
"I love the magic of dials, as they are the face of the watch," explains Thierry Oulevay, who in...
"My philosophy, as a jeweler and as a watchmaker, is always to try to do things that have not been...
Piaget may be the one Geneva watch company whose ties to the city’s watchmaking traditions run too...
"We are not as boring as you think," says Chopard co-president Caroline Gruosi Scheufele, who...
The jeweler Harry Winston once said that if he could, he would set diamonds directly onto a woman’s...
Jérôme de Witt’s admiration for Abraham-Louis Breguet is rather personal. De Witt’s great-great-...
One can hardly blame François-Paul Journe for exhibiting a subtle look of self-satisfaction. In an...
For connoisseur watch collectors, the ultimate coup is a unique timepiece—a number one of one. On...

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