Articles in Watches

As a publicity stunt, early-20th-century watchmaker Paul Wyler once demonstrated the durability of...
Zenith’s Zero-G Tourbillon (www.zenith-watches.com) is a fantastically complex mechanical...
Within minutes of meeting at the Cannes International Boat Show in September 2006, executives from...
Swiss watchmaker Corum, the official timepiece supplier for the World Series of Poker (WSOP), is...
An eminent London diamond merchant since 1789, Backes & Strauss approaches the wristwatch as a...
While refurbishing stopwatches and dashboard rally timers in vintage sports cars, Manchester-...
When brothers and professional aviators Nick and Giles English launched a collection of watches in...
Similar to other timepieces of its genre, the new Girard-Perregaux Bi-Axial Tourbillon (www.girard...
Photograph by Cordero Studios/www.corderostudios.com
Britannia ruled the waves thanks to the finely jeweled bearings of the marine chronometer. This...
Cristina Wendt-Thévenaz, CEO of Delaneau in Geneva, brings a feminine perspective to Swiss...
In 2005, Parisian jewelry house Van Cleef & Arpels presented its Midsummer Night’s Dream high-...
Since its launch, Breguet’s open-works La Tradition model has stood as a paean to the original...
In 1999, watchmakers Robert Greubel and Stephen Forsey left Renaud et Papi with the vision of a new...
Atop a table in Geneva’s Grand Théâtre and surrounded by dozens of male dancers, Elisabet Ros moved...
Long before he established his watch company in 2001, Richard Mille (www.richardmille.com)...
Photograph by Ted Morrison
At nearly 3,300 feet underground, the air in shaft number 10 at South Africa’s Impala mine is warm...
When Colorado businessman (and avid fly fisherman) Kip Dellinger glances at his watch, he sees not...
Photograph by Claude Joray
When Hermès decided, at the end of the 1990s, to upgrade its men’s watch offerings, the resources...
Max Büsser was hesitant to launch a watch brand, because he lacked a certain prerequisite. "I...
The MV 75 World Champion is the first in a series of MV Agusta–themed timepieces from Swiss...

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