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There are conservative engravers, and there are crazy engravers like me who try to find the edge of...
Taking a seat at the bench in the workshop of Bunter SA, one of the watch industry’s most renowned...
For those who like to track discrete historical patterns, the last few years in watchmaking have...
After a top-to-bottom reorganization, Arnold & Son has explosively relaunched a range of new...
Those who have purchased Arceau Le Temps Suspendu ($19,400), Hermès’ eccentric time-stopping watch...
If you look at the hand-painted scene on the dial of Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Master Grand Tourbillon...
If you had lived in the Swiss town of Les Bois in the year 1900, you or your neighbors would...
There is never a shortage of theories as to why watch designers make the choices they do in...
Breguet has had a significant head start on the postmodernist watchmaking movement; the broad and...
Spurred by the success of its Golden Bridge design, which was revived from its archives almost 10...
The clarity of purpose with which the Germans like to construct their watches is a prime reason why...
While the words “skeleton tourbillon” seem to symbolize the watchmaking of a decade past, such a...
Photo by Cécil Mathieu
THE GIFT A five-piece collection of three furnishings and two light fixtures, designed exclusively...
For soccer fans, the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil will undoubtedly be the sporting event of the year...
Photo by De Agostini/Getty Images
Not all gifts are appreciated. Such was the case with the surprise that Galeazzo Maria Sforza, the...
Photo by Blair Getz Mezibov; Styling by Christopher Campbell
These are glorious days for the suit. The boxy, floppy jackets and loose, pleated trousers of...
Illustration by Bruce Morser
By the time she was 19, Maria Sharapova had won her first of four Grand Slam singles titles and was...
Photo by Isabella Ginanneschi
The grounds include a loggia (right) and a Zen garden (below). “We love the simple beauty of Japan...
Sections of the original artist studio’s brick walls serve as textural accents in the master suite...
Photo by Isabella Ginanneschi
Outside, a separate tree house supported by woody plants and sturdy pylons serves as guest quarters...

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