Watches

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...
One can easily imagine the moment of creative epiphany that occurred when a Cartier designer looked...
IWC established its bona fides as a maker of modern mechanical watches in the 1980s with its...
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...
Richard Mille seldom makes compromises with his designs, so it is not surprising that the basic...
The earliest known examples of cloisonné are six gold rings dating to the 13th century B.C. that...
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...
Watchmaker Bernard Richards cannot be accused of procrastinating. He initially unveiled his BRM TR1...
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...
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...
It appears that the Hong Kong collector who paid some $564,000 at last year’s Only Watch auction in...
Fashion powerhouse Chanel, in an attempt to elevate its standing among watch collectors, approached...
Superstrong and ultralight, carbon fiber has long been the preferred material for high-performance...
Around 1880, Constant Girard—founder of Girard-Perregaux—unveiled a pocket watch that could measure...
Throughout his life, Swiss engineer Jean-Léon Reutter was fascinated by the idea of a clock that...

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