Watches

Similar to other timepieces of its genre, the new Girard-Perregaux Bi-Axial Tourbillon ( www.girard...
Cristina Wendt-Thévenaz, CEO of Delaneau in Geneva, brings a feminine perspective to Swiss...
In 2005, Parisian jewelry house Van Cleef & Arpels presented its Midsummer Night’s Dream high-...
Since its launch, Breguet’s open-works La Tradition model has stood as a paean to the original...
In 1999, watchmakers Robert Greubel and Stephen Forsey left Renaud et Papi with the vision of a new...
Atop a table in Geneva’s Grand Théâtre and surrounded by dozens of male dancers, Elisabet Ros moved...
When Hermès decided, at the end of the 1990s, to upgrade its men’s watch offerings, the resources...
Long before he established his watch company in 2001, Richard Mille ( www.richardmille.com )...
At nearly 3,300 feet underground, the air in shaft number 10 at South Africa’s Impala mine is warm...
When Colorado businessman (and avid fly fisherman) Kip Dellinger glances at his watch, he sees not...
Max Büsser was hesitant to launch a watch brand, because he lacked a certain prerequisite. "I...
The MV 75 World Champion is the first in a series of MV Agusta–themed timepieces from Swiss...
Swiss watches served as a kind of appetizer during Pascal Raffy’s childhood in Lebanon. Before the...
"Is there anything more inspiring to man than the sky?" asks Louis de Meckenheim, who manages the...
The master compressor Extreme Lab is not only a ground-breaker; it is a scene-stealer. When Jaeger-...
The Gift A pair of complicated custom wristwatches—one of which will feature a handpainted dial—...
"An artist’s job is to predict the future and push the envelope," says Adam Lindemann, a 46-year-...
In watchmaking history, the mid-17th century is known as the Age of Decoration, a period when...
When he is at home on sunday mornings, Frank Müller, CEO of German watchmaker Glashütte Original,...
Lightweight and strong, carbon fiber is regarded as the state-of-the art material for building high...
The Centigraphe Souverain has a closer connection to car racing than some automotive-themed watches...
The tourbillon mechanism was invented more than 200 years ago to diminish gravity’s effect on a...
Jules Verne’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea captured the imagination of Fabrice Gonet, who read the...
Watchmaker Emmanuel Breguet, a seventh-generation descendant of Abraham-Louis Breguet and the only...
Veteran NFL linebacker Donnie Edwards once stayed up all night changing the straps on his 20 or so...
Four years ago, 33-year-old Stefan Ihnen, a movement development engineer at IWC in Schaffhausen,...
Not content with merely selling the wares of German watch manufacturers, the Hamburg-based retailer...
With each America’s Cup have come a number of sailing-themed timepieces; watchmakers like to...
Audemars Piguet Octavio Garcia, senior designer at Audemars Piguet, summarizes the design...
Richard Mille After completing what they believed were the final touches on Richard Mille’s latest...

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