Watches

"Is there anything more inspiring to man than the sky?" asks Louis de Meckenheim, who manages the...
"An artist’s job is to predict the future and push the envelope," says Adam Lindemann, a 46-year-...
The Gift A pair of complicated custom wristwatches—one of which will feature a handpainted dial—...
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 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...
The Centigraphe Souverain has a closer connection to car racing than some automotive-themed watches...
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...
As a relatively young company, albeit one with a storied history, A. Lange & Söhne (800. 408...
Harry Winston Rare Timepieces (800.988.4110, www.harrywinston.com ), an 18-year-old company, may...
Parmigiani Fleurier Who better to design a women’s watch collection than a woman? So concluded Jean...
The Van Cleef & Arpels Centenary (800.822.5797, www.vancleef.com ), a limited edition of 100...
The timepieces that Felix Baum­­­­gartner and designer Mar­tin Frei create for their company,...
Despite his self-assured demeanor, Max Büsser, one of Switzerland’s young watch entrepreneurs, has...
Watch connoisseurs who want to safeguard their collections more effectively might consider...
Kari Voutilainen studied for years at the finest watchmaking schools, including Tapiola near...
When Harry Winston ( www.harrywinston.com ) recently opened its first London store on New Bond...
De Bethune’s latest watch models could be viewed as a bow to the modern, technical designs that now...
While viewing the early renderings for Jean Dunand’s latest timepiece, Thierry Oulevay, the brand’s...
Döttling Luxury Safes ( www.doettling-safes.com ), which restores antique safes while adding such...
George-Henri Meylan, Audemars Piguet’s mild-mannered CEO, says he never intended to supplant...
The minimalist Golden Bridge watch line from Corum ( www.corum.ch ) is exploring its extravagant...

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