Watches

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...
Richard Mille seldom makes compromises with his designs, so it is not surprising that the basic...
In late 2002, the Swiss watch industry buzzed with rumors that ETA, a division of the Swatch Group...
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...
Standing on the terrace of the Petit Trianon, on the grounds of the Palace of Versailles, Nicholas...
If watchmaking maestro Vincent Calabrese were canonized, he would become the patron saint of...
Watchmaker Bernard Richards cannot be accused of procrastinating. He initially unveiled his BRM TR1...
Bob Siragusa hesitated for several days before contacting well-known jewelry designer Michael...
Nick Stellino, a Los Angeles–based television chef, author, and marketing consultant, speaks with...
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...
Around 1880, Constant Girard—founder of Girard-Perregaux—unveiled a pocket watch that could measure...
Superstrong and ultralight, carbon fiber has long been the preferred material for high-performance...
Throughout his life, Swiss engineer Jean-Léon Reutter was fascinated by the idea of a clock that...
It appears that the Hong Kong collector who paid some $564,000 at last year’s Only Watch auction in...
Two years ago Corum updated its 48-year-old Admiral’s Cup collection, which is dedicated to sailing...
The Daniel Roth il Giocatore Veneziano ( www.danielroth.com ) invites you to roll the dice on a $...
Fashion powerhouse Chanel, in an attempt to elevate its standing among watch collectors, approached...
While browsing through an antiques shop five years ago with well-known complication specialist...
As a publicity stunt, early-20th-century watchmaker Paul Wyler once demonstrated the durability of...
Zenith’s Zero-G Tourbillon ( www.zenith-watches.com ) is a fantastically complex mechanical...

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