Articles in Watches

By dropping two timepieces from the top of the Eiffel Tower in 1956, Wyler Genève demonstrated a...
One can hardly blame François-Paul Journe for exhibiting a subtle look of self-satisfaction. In an...
Jérôme de Witt’s admiration for Abraham-Louis Breguet is rather personal. De Witt’s great-great-...
"We are not as boring as you think," says Chopard co-president Caroline Gruosi Scheufele, who...
Piaget may be the one Geneva watch company whose ties to the city’s watchmaking traditions run too...
Patek Philippe is hardly the most approachable company in Switzerland. Its reputation as the...
For the better part of a century, anyone wanting to visit Vacheron Constantin at its Geneva home...
Horology stretches back five generations in Jean-François Ruchonnet’s family, but the young...
"For centuries, the rare artistry of the watch world has been dedicated to men’s watches," says...
"I love the magic of dials, as they are the face of the watch," explains Thierry Oulevay, who in...
For connoisseur watch collectors, the ultimate coup is a unique timepiece—a number one of one. On...
When making watches, Van Cleef & Arpels plays to its strengths. Instead of trying to showcase...
Jewelry designer Christian Tse created a novel jeweled bracelet that with the press of a hidden...
Known for their uncompromising temperaments, genius watchmakers don’t often take on group projects...
The new Greubel Forsey Double Tourbillon Technique (www.greubelforsey.com) is the most stunning...
Over the last two decades, complication specialist Christophe Claret has been one of the...
Several watchmakers presented an array of impressive divers’ watches this year, but IWC stood apart...
Gérald Genta has created its first all-white timepiece, inspired by Africa’s snow-capped Mount...
Photo by Felix Streuli
IWC established its bona fides as a maker of modern mechanical watches in the 1980s with its...
Photo by Studio 2000/Cartier
One can easily imagine the moment of creative epiphany that occurred when a Cartier designer looked...

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