Watches

When you don a tourbillon, you strap to your wrist what is perhaps the most inefficient, out-of-...
Once you have encountered the hopelessly fastidious Swiss, it is easy to understand why they excel...
Oddly enough, precise production schedules almost never apply to complicated watchmaking...
René Beyer, the 40-year-old CEO and president of Chronometrie Beyer, cannot pinpoint the year, but...
It is tempting to write off Franck Muller’s latest jewelry collection as wretched excess for a...
There is a certain threshold at which an addict can no longer deny or camouflage his compulsion...
A wristwatch cannot be considered truly complicated unless it is also complicated to read. Such, it...
The workmen have left, the scaffolding is down, and Audemars Piguet (888.214.6858) has moved into...
Audemars Piguet unveiled its Royal Oak Concept watch to some of its most important retailers by...
ts are built as integrated units for extra displays ratherDress watch fans have something to...
Even a watch novice can recognize that there is something special about Vacheron Constantin’s 247...
Watches with flamboyant dials suggesting a distinct flavor of yesteryear have become so popular...
For years, Swiss watchmakers have adhered to the belief that women do not like to fuss with their...
With the release of the Big Pilot’s Watch, the International Watch Co. of Schaffhausen, Switzerland...
Everyone wants a wristwatch that is part mechanical genius and part great design. This year, Michel...
Jaeger-LeCoultre has created the most impressive jewelry watch of the year by breaking the rules of...
In the heart of Switzerland’s Jura Mountains lies the Vallée de Joux, a small basin that is...
Few things rankle more than when someone disses your sweetheart—even if she happens to be a watch...
Would you buy a watch from a designer whose work was thrown out of Switzerland’s most prestigious...
A few years ago, as Hermès watchmakers in Switzerland were hard at work developing the innovative...
Maurice Lacroix’s flagship Masterpiece Collection strives to marry traditional craftsmanship with...
Only a hardened watch industry insider or collector recognizes the names Svend Andersen, Thomas...
President Nixon made his historic trip to China, Carole King’s Tapestry swept the Grammys, M*A*S*H...
The Sonnerie Souveraine is one of François-Paul Journe’s most remarkable accomplishments in...
Like Magellan, who had trouble enlisting a patron for his 16th-century quest to find a new route to...
Cristina Thévenaz is not your typical watch executive. At the annual watch and jewelry fair in...
With histories that are measured in centuries, venerable brands Patek Philippe and Girard-Perregaux...
When Matt Chambers, owner and president of Confederate Motorcycles in Abita Springs, La., unveiled...
As long as man has been compelled to strap a watch to his wrist to track the passing hours, minutes...
This month, we travel back in time for a look at . . . time, and how Robb Report readers were...

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