Watches

The beauty—or tragedy, depending on how you view it—of Audemars Piguet’s $2.25 million Springtime...
Three of Savile Row’s finest custom tailors—Henry Poole & Co., H. Huntsman & Sons, and...
Vacheron Constantin is renowned for its skeleton watches, which feature faces that reveal the...
Fraudulent claims notwithstanding, no one has yet succeeded in creating a genuine perpetual-motion...
There comes a point in every watch devotee’s life when it is time to try something different. Once...
Watch aficionados with a taste for the exquisite and the very rare will have their appetites gorged...
When you don a tourbillon, you strap to your wrist what is perhaps the most inefficient, out-of-...
The most remarkable watches are often one-of-a-kind pieces, custom-made for clients of means. This...
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...
For years, Swiss watchmakers have adhered to the belief that women do not like to fuss with their...
Everyone wants a wristwatch that is part mechanical genius and part great design. This year, Michel...
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...
Jaeger-LeCoultre has created the most impressive jewelry watch of the year by breaking the rules of...
Watches with flamboyant dials suggesting a distinct flavor of yesteryear have become so popular...
With the release of the Big Pilot’s Watch, the International Watch Co. of Schaffhausen, Switzerland...
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...
The Sonnerie Souveraine is one of François-Paul Journe’s most remarkable accomplishments in...

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